Map information in the display

Showing text information

During route guidance, you can have map information displayed at the bottom edge of the display.

the COMAND To show the menu: press the COMAND the COMAND controller.

sliding  and turning Select Navi in the main function bar by sliding the COMAND and turning the COMAND the COMAND controller and press The main area is active. to confirm.

The main area is active.

to confirm. Select Navi again and press to confirm. to confirm.

The navigation menu opens.

press  to confirm. Select Text Information on Map and press A  dot indicates the current to confirm.

A setting. dot indicates the current setting.

Current Street, Geo-Coordinates or Select Arrival Time/Distance, Current Street, Geo-Coordinates or None and press To exit the menu: slide to confirm.

the COMAND To exit the menu: slide the COMAND the COMAND controller.

Arrival time/distance to the destination

Arrival time/distance display switched on
Arrival time/distance display switched on

1 Icon for destination
2 Distance to the destination
3 Icon for estimated time of arrival
4 Estimated time of arrival

You can only see this display during route guidance. While scrolling the map, you will see additional data, e.g. road names, depending on the crosshair position, if the digital map supports this data.

Road display

Road display active
Road display active

1 Road names or numbers, e.g. for highways

Geo-coordinate display

Geo-coordinate display active
Geo-coordinate display active

1 Current height above average sea level, rounded
2 Current vehicle position: latitude coordinates
3 Current vehicle position: longitude coordinates
4 Number of GPS satellites currently being used

There must be sufficient GPS reception for all displays to be shown. If this is not the case, the display will be grayed out. Height display 1 may vary from the actual value, because the navigation system uses the GPS signals for the calculation.

While scrolling the map, you will see the geo-coordinates of the crosshair position. Height display 1 and number of satellites used 4 are not displayed.

"None" menu option

Display switched off
Display switched off

1 Current map orientation

see additional information depending on During the "Move map" function you can see additional information depending on the position of the crosshair, such as a road name, if the digital map supports this data.

    See also:

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    Overview
    Function 1 COMAND display 2 COMAND controller and function buttons 3 Telephone keypad ...