I'm with you on #2. I can never see that green light. I always have to look to the side. This was like when I had my 05 545i, the heated wheel button was on the side of the wheel and I could never see it. They eventually moved that button to the front of the wheel.
Current: F30 328i Sport Line Sapphire Black|Black-red
Retired: '09 E90 335i M-Sport AW|Oyster, '07 E92 335i Graphite|Saddle, '05 E60 545i TiAg|Black, '01 E46 325i Jet Black|Black