09-01-2011, 08:50 AM
Location: Not In Kansas Any More
Join Date: Dec 2005
Mein Auto: 535i M Sport; Twin X1's
Interesting. Our garage is a separate one-story wood frame building. Maybe it would not have worked if we were in a multi-story concrete parking structure.
Originally Posted by solstice
I'm surprised that worked. I used BMW assist once when I locked my key in the trunk of my E60 ( no comfort access ) and was told that it only worked since my car was parked outside. They said they use sattelite transmission to open the car which will only work if the car is in view from the sattelites. I.e it should not work in a garage.
Maybe I should get the BMW Remote iPhone app as a back-up plan.
2014 535i MSport Space / Black, ZCW, ZDA, ZLP, ZLS, ZPP, H-K and 704
2015 X1 28i xDrive Alpine / Black, xLine, ZCW and Ultimate
2015 X1 35i xDrive Black / Black, ZCW, Ultimate and Xenons
2014 328i SportWagon
2011 535ix MSport
2011 X5 35D
2008 ///M3 Vert
2008 X5 3.0
2007 X5 3.0
2006 X5 3.0
2006 550iA SP
2003 540iA M-Technic