2008 BMW 5-Series 525i 525xi 530i 530xi 550i E60 Owners Manual

Giving and receiving assistance
Emergency request
The LED in the button lights up. As soon as the
voice connection to the BMW Assist Response
Center has been established, the LED flashes.
Conditions for an emergency request:
Full preparation package mobile phone.
With this equipment, an emergency request
is still possible when no mobile phone is
paired in the vehicle.
Even if you are unable to answer, the BMW
Assist Response Center can take further steps
to help you under certain conditions.
If conditions allow, remain in the vehicle until
the connection has been established. You will
then be able to provide a detailed description of
the situation.
BMW Assist is activated.
Activating BMW Assist, refer to page 214.
Radio readiness is activated.
The BMW Assist system is logged on to a
mobile phone network.
If the current position of your vehicle can be
determined, it will be transmitted to the BMW
Assist Response Center.
The emergency request system is opera-
If the LED is flashing but the BMW Assist
Response Center cannot be heard over the
hands-free system, it is possible that the
hands-free system is malfunctioning. You may
still be heard by the BMW Assist Response
Center, however.
Once your BMW Assist subscription expires,
the BMW Assist system can be deactivated by
a BMW center without you having to visit a
workshop. Once the BMW Assist system has
been deactivated, emergency requests are not
possible. The BMW Assist system can be reac-
tivated by a BMW center after signing a new
Under certain conditions, an emergency
request is automatically initiated immediately
after a severe accident. The automatic collision
notification is not affected by the button being
Initiating an emergency request
Briefly press protective cover to open.
Depending on the vehicle's equipment, the
arrangement of the switches and indicator
lamps may differ somewhat.
For technical reasons, the emergency request
cannot be guaranteed under unfavorable condi-
You can also use other services of
BMW Assist with this button, refer to
page 209.<
Warning triangle*
The warning triangle is located in the luggage
compartment lid/tailgate.
Press the SOS button for at least
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Jason on Oct 03, 2017. Awesome

I bought mine used and it came with a 7 series manual and service records in it.

Jason on Oct 03, 2017.

Sweet. I bought mine used and it came with a manual for a 7 series.