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Old 09-01-2011, 07:50 AM
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Originally Posted by solstice View Post
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.
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.

Maybe I should get the BMW Remote iPhone app as a back-up plan.

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