by Megan Mattingly-Arthur
Manufactured by the German automaker BMW, the X3 is a luxury compact sports utility vehicle that has been in production in the United States since 2004. The BMW X3 does not have a dedicated digital clock, although the time can be increased both on the odometer. as in the digital panel displays of audio systems. The digital clock in your BMW X3 is set by buttons near the dash odometer. When the odometer clock is set, the time is automatically transmitted to the audio system panel.
Insert the key into the ignition of your BMW X3; Turn the key to the first position.
Note the two buttons directly to the right of the odometer on the dash of the BMW X3; These buttons are used to set the vehicle clock.
Press and hold the right button until the digits for the clock hour place appear on the odometer display. Note that the colon to the right of the hour place digits will begin to flash, indicating that you have entered the time setting mode.
Press the left button repeatedly to set the hour place digits to the correct time.
Press the right button to enter the time setting mode for the minute digits.
Use the left button to set the minute digits to the appropriate hour.
Press the right button one last time to save the clock setting.
- Press the right button whenever you want the digital clock to show on the odometer display for a few seconds.
- Press the “Clock” button next to the radio to display the time on the audio system panel.
- The watch setting instructions in this article may not apply to all years of the BWM X3. Contact your nearest BMW dealer or service center for specific advice on setting the clock.