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F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
The sixth generation of the BMW 5 Series Sedan (F10) was produced from 2011 - 2016 with LCI updates arriving in 2014. In the US BMW offered a hatchback 5 Series Gran Truismo (F07) and the rest of the world also go a Station Wagon/Touring version F11.

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Old 03-15-2012, 04:00 PM
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‘Jump Mode’

I was talking under my breath today and hit the voice command button. Whatever she heard, she came back and said ‘Jump Mode Activated,” this occuring as I am looking through my HUD and notice I am seeing 88mph and suddenly a big smile (and a little panic) set in and I quickly hit the voice control button again and said ‘Jump,’ and she said ‘ Deactivated Jump Mode.’

Someone please tell me what the hell this is and I am on my way out into the garage to see what happens when I say ‘machine gun.’ THIS CAR IS SWWWWWEEEEEETTTTTTTTTTTT!!!!!!
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Old 03-15-2012, 04:58 PM
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Mehh, This is old technology...

Knight Rider had this back in the 80s. I believe it was called "Turbo Boost"

Seriously though, I'm curious what this is. I gotta try it.
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Old 03-15-2012, 06:30 PM
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It has to do with Sirius. You can program a traffic "jump" channel/region to switch to instantly to listen to updated traffic and weather.

Page 198 in the manual.
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