BMW Accident Assistance
BMW Group Accident Assistance can be con‐
tacted if assistance is needed in the event of an
If the vehicle sensors detect a minor to moder‐
ately severe accident, which did not trigger any
airbags, a Check Control message appears on
the instrument cluster. In addition, a text mes‐
sage appears on the Control Display.
When BMW Accident Assistance is activated,
data on the vehicle's condition is sent to BMW.
▷ Active ConnectedDrive contract, equipment
with intelligent emergency call or BMW Con‐
▷ Cellular network reception.
▷ Standby state is switched on.
Starting BMW Accident
If an accident is detected
A text message relating to BMW Accident Assis‐
tance appears on the Control Display.
The connection can be established directly:
"BMW Accident Assist."
The Check Control message for BMW Accident
Assistance can also be called up from the stored
Check Control messages, refer to page 139, for
a certain length of time.
BMW Accident Assistance can also be con‐
tacted independently of the automatic accident
2. "BMW Assist"
3. "BMW Accident Assistance"
Follow the displays on the Control Display. A
voice connection is established.
4. "End call"
The voice connection can be terminated.
Intelligent emergency call
In case of an emergency, an Emergency Re‐
quest can be triggered automatically by the sys‐
tem or manually.
Only press the SOS button in an emergency.
The Intelligent Assist system establishes a con‐
nection with the BMW Response Center.
For technical reasons, the Emergency Request
cannot be guaranteed under unfavorable condi‐
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