What is OnStar?
Many car brands now come with the option of some kind of safety/security system. They each have their own so it can be complicated to know exactly what each provides and how the system works. Here at Craig Dunn Motor City we offer the option of OnStar. This system is available on nearly every GM vehicle sold. Today we’re going to take a look at exactly “What is OnStar?.
OnStar is most simply, the in-vehicle safety and security system created to help protect you and your family on the road. This feature has an innovative three-button system. The first item offered is 24-hour access to expertly trained, caring advisors. The OnStar advisors can provide resources for emergency assistance, escape routes and other resources. They can even help in the case of severe weather, natural disasters and natural resource/man-made disasters.The second item is a connection to emergency assistance. All you have to do is push the red emergency button and an OnStar Advisor can direct emergency services to your exact location and offer assistance until help arrives.
The third feature is access to OnStar Hands-Free Calling in covered areas. This allows your vehicle to have built-in wireless service so you can stay connected even when your cell phone isn’t available. OnStar has also started a new service called OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics. This service runs diagnostic checks on vehicle’s key operating systems and sends you monthly email reports. This is an exclusive offer just for GM vehicles.
OnStar services not only provides a safety and security service, but it also gives drivers and passengers piece of mind that they are prepared for whatever might come their way. Being prepared is vital when you’re a car owner. If you are interested in a GM vehicle with OnStar, check on the many options available at Craig Dunn Motor City.