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Remote Services.

Looking for your car in a crowded car park outside the shopping centre? With Remote Services you can save yourself the inconvenience of a long search, and even control your BMW from afar. Because the ultimate drive starts before you've got in the vehicle.

Remote Services.

With the Remote Services function from the BMW Connected App (available in the Apple App Store), various vehicle-related functions, such as locking and unlocking the car, can be operated remotely. The vehicle’s location can also be indicated by flashing the lights, or displayed on a map in the BMW Connected App.
The app also offers the opportunity to access vehicle information such as range or the status of the windows and doors. That way the driver is always fully informed about the status of the vehicle, with all the information conveniently gathered together.

To use this feature, customers simply need to activate Remote Services once in the BMW ConnectedDrive customer portal at


If you don’t feel like scraping ice off the windows in winter and would like to get into a warm car, you can set the cabin temperature of your BMW in advance with the Remote Services function from the BMW Connected App. Via the menu option “Activate now” you can start the intelligent air conditioning. Depending on the outside and inside temperature your vehicle will turn on either the auxiliary heating* or the auxiliary ventilation**.

* This requires the optional equipment item auxiliary heating.
** Depending on the series and model, some vehicles require additional optional equipment for automatic air conditioning in order to operate the “Climate-auxiliary ventilation” function.
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