You may remember last fall when BMW launched the Roadside MINI App (www.roadsidemobile.com/mini) last fall. Today, Roadside is expanding its Smartphone app to BMW and it will be available on April 8th, 2010 (www.roadsidemobile.com/bmw).
BMW The benefits remain similar for BMW drivers – Once registered, the VIN, GPS Coordinates and type of service requested is electronically transmitted to our roadside call center. This has the potential to reduce the call time by 60% leading to quicker dispatching and an overall better experience.
Some of the new features include: Dealer locator, BMW Assist speed dial (for remote unlock and stolen vehicle recovery), multiple VIN registry and more.
- Roadside Services – Get connected with Roadside Assistance by selecting the service you require including: Towing, Battery, Tire, Fuel, Lock Out , and more
- Dealer Locator – Search and find Centers near you. Pin point dealers closest to your location, find hours of operation, and obtain dealer contact information
- Service Details – The minute help is on the way a reference number, service dispatch information, & Estimated Time of Arrival is transmitted directly to your phone
- VIN Registration –Confirm your BMW’s Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) and eligibility for Roadside Assistance thus expediting the service dispatch