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Volkswagen introduces Volkswagen Car-Net™ in-car assistance for the first time ever

Volkswagen USA happily announced the launch of their first ever in-car assistance system. Others of honorable mention include GM’s OnStar, BMW’s Assist, and Hyundai’s Blue Link. Volkswagen patented theirs as Volkswagen Car-Net™ featuring location-based roadside assistance, remote vehicle control via smartphone apps, Destination Assist, and Automatic Crash Notification. The service will be available on all […]

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OnStar RemoteLink Mobile App.

General Motors makes OnStar RemoteLink Mobile App services standard for five years

General Motors officially announced last week that all-new 2014 Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac models will come standard with their patented RemoteLink Mobile App automobile services, which allows owners to unlock their doors, and even start the car, all by the touch of their smartphones. Click here for our recent review of the 2014 Chevrolet […]

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General Motors to officially integrate AT&T 4G LTE throughout the entire stable

The big ‘ol General up in Detroit has just announced that they’ll be officially integrating AT&T 4G LTE wireless services throughout their entire brand cache. Several cars, trucks, and crossovers are slated to get this upgrade for 2015 Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, and Cadillac models. “In addition to allowing consumers to bring in and connect to […]

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Chevrolet Volt Charging

OnStar developing new app to tell you how much charging the Chevy Volt actually costs

GM’s OnStar is testing a new smartphone app that is capable of telling Chevrolet Volt owners how much they are actually spending on charging their plug-in hybrid. The app also allows users to compare the Volt’s energy use with the total energy consumed in their home by day, month or year. Read our review on the […]

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GM stops sales of popular 2013 vehicles due to OnStar glitch

GM is stopping the sales of several popular 2013 vehicles due to a software glitch that affects the company’s OnStart connectivity system. Spokesman Alan Adler said that GM is working on fixing the ins sue on some 60,000 units on dealer lots and that the issue should be wrapped up in a couple of days. […]

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OnStar new Button

GM’s OnStar gets new look, 2013 Camaro gets frameless mirror

For its 2013 model year vehicles, General Motors has unveiled a new OnStar button. “While the new buttons are cool, it’s what’s behind the button that is most impressive,” said Douglas McKibbon, engineering group manager, OnStar Hardware. “The buttons were changed for a few different reasons, but one was to better reflect the software updates […]

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OnStar FMV

OnStar offering FMV aftermarket mirror for $99… for a limited time only

OnStar announced today that it will temporarily discount its FMV standalone aftermarket mirror from $299.99 to $99.99. The discounted price includes installation that typically runs $50 to $75. The promotion will run from May 6 through June 16 for the Mother’s Day, Father’s Day and graduation gift-buying seasons. “We find this statistic to be very […]

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Chevrolet SS OnStare RemoteLink Leak

Report: OnStar accidentally confirms 2014 Chevrolet SS, Cadillac ELR for 2013

A couple of days ago, its was reported that General Motors trademarked ‘SS’ for a new vehicle. The news led to speculation that the Detroit automaker will be coming out with a downright mean performance sedan for the Chevrolet brand that would fill the void left by the Pontiac G8 GXP. A sharp-eyed individual by […]

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OnStar Family Link

OnStar Family Link lets you locate your car whenever you want for $3.99 a month

OnStar’s first a la carte service has been launched called Family Link, that can add two new features to any of a subscriber’s existing packages. Vehicle Locate is one of the new services that provides a map view of the vehicle’s location at any time to subscribers. The other is Vehicle Location Alert, which provides […]

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Onstar Advanced Telematics Operating System (ATOMS)

OnStar looking for next big mobile app, will give access to its API starting early 2012

GM’s OnStar will start giving some developers access to its proprietary application program interface (API) to create mobile applications designed to interact with OnStar’s range of services. OnStar services are enabled by its cloud platform known as Advanced Telematics Operating System – otherwise known as ATOMS. “Research shows that the amount of mobile applications for […]

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2006 Tahoe  Rear View Mirror Compass Temp OnStar OEM 015322 GNTX-261 picture
2006 Tahoe Rear View Mirror Compass Temp OnStar OEM 015322 GNTX-261
2002 Deville On-Star Rearview Mirror picture
2002 Deville On-Star Rearview Mirror
2010-2014 Cadillac SRX Rear View Mirror OnStar Auto Dim OEM LKQ picture
2010-2014 Cadillac SRX Rear View Mirror OnStar Auto Dim OEM LKQ
1998 buick century rear view mirror with onstar & lights picture
1998 buick century rear view mirror with onstar & lights
2001 chevy impala onstar receiver module assembly 2000-2005 picture
2001 chevy impala onstar receiver module assembly 2000-2005