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Hands-Free Calling      1. Push . System responds: “OnStar ready.” 2. Say “Dial.” System responds: “Please say the name or number to call.” 3. Say the entire number without pausing, including a “1” and the area code. System responds: “OK...
Using Voice Commands During a Planned Route      Cancel Route 1. Push . System responds: “OnStar ready,” then a tone. Say “Cancel route.” System responds: “Would you like to cancel route directions to your destination?” 2. Say “Yes.” System responds: “OK, route...
Verify Minutes and Expiration      Push and say “minutes” then “verify” to check how many minutes remain and their expiration date.
Place a Call Using a Stored Number      1. Push . System responds: “OnStar ready.” 2. Say “Call <name tag>.” System responds: “OK, calling <name tag>.”
End a Call      Push . System responds: “Call ended.”
Retrieve My Number      1. Push . System responds: “OnStar ready.” 2. Say “My Number.” System responds: “Your OnStar Hands-Free Calling number is.”
Store a Name Tag for Speed Dialing      1. Push . System responds: “OnStar ready.” 2. Say “Store.” System responds: “Please say the number you would like to store.” 3. Say the entire number without pausing. System responds: “Please say the name tag.” 4....
Diagnostics      OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics will perform a vehicle check every month. It will check the engine, transmission, antilock brakes, and major vehicle systems. It also checks the tire pressures, if the vehicle is equipped with the...
Other Navigation Services Available from OnStar      OnStar eNav: Allows subscribers to send destinations from Google Maps™ and MapQuest.com to their Turn-by-Turn Navigation or screen-based navigation system. When ready, the directions will be downloaded to the vehicle....
Turn-by-Turn Navigation      1. Push to connect to a live Advisor. 2. Request directions. 3. Directions are downloaded to the vehicle. 4. Follow the voice-guided commands.
Navigation      OnStar navigation requires the Directions and Connections service plan. Push to receive directions or have them sent to the vehicle navigation screen. Destinations can also be forwarded to the vehicle from Google Maps™ or...
Transferring Service      Push to request account transfer eligibility information. The Advisor can assist in canceling or removing account information. If OnStar receives information that vehicle ownership has changed, OnStar may send a voice...
Unable to Connect to OnStar Message      If there is limited cellular coverage or the cellular network has reached maximum capacity, this message may come on. Push to try the call again or try again after driving a few miles into another cellular area.
Languages      The vehicle can be programmed to respond in French or Spanish. Push and ask an Advisor. Advisors can speak French or Spanish.
How OnStar Service Works      Automatic Crash Response, Emergency Services, Crisis Assist, Stolen Vehicle Assistance, Vehicle Diagnostics, Remote Door Unlock, Roadside Assistance, Turn-by-Turn Navigation, and Hands-Free Calling are available on most...
Reactivation for Subsequent Owners      Push and follow the prompts to speak to an Advisor as soon as possible after acquiring the vehicle. The Advisor will update vehicle records and will explain the OnStar service offers and options available.
Services for People with Disabilities      Advisors provide services to help subscribers with physical disabilities and medical conditions. Push for help with: • Locating a gas station with an attendant to pump gas. • Finding a hotel, restaurant, etc., that...
OnStar Overview      If equipped, this vehicle has a comprehensive, in-vehicle system that can connect to a live Advisor for Emergency, Security, Navigation, Connection, and Diagnostic Services. The OnStar system status light is next to...
Emergency      With Automatic Crash Response, the built-in system can automatically connect to help in a crash even if you cannot ask for it. Push to connect to an Emergency Advisor. GPS technology is used to identify the vehicle...
OnStar Mobile App      With an iPhone® or Android™-based mobile device, an OnStar mobile app can be downloaded. The vehicle can be remote started, if equipped, or the doors can be unlocked from anywhere there is cell phone service. It can also check...
Connections      OnStar Hands-Free Calling allows calls to be made and received from the vehicle. The vehicle can also be controlled from a cell phone through the OnStar mobile app. See www.onstar.com for coverage maps.
Security      OnStar provides services like Stolen Vehicle Assistance, Remote Ignition Block, and Roadside Assistance, if the vehicle is equipped with these services. OnStar can unlock the vehicle doors remotely, if it is equipped with...
Privacy      The complete OnStar Privacy Statement may be found at www.onstar.com. Privacy-sensitive users of wireless communications are cautioned that the privacy of any information sent via wireless cellular communications cannot be...
Add-on Electrical Equipment      The OnStar system is integrated into the electrical architecture of the vehicle. Do not add any electrical equipment. See Add-On Electrical Equipment on page 9?112. Added electrical equipment may interfere with the operation...