BMW OEM Alarm Programming

BMW motorcycle alarms - R1200GS and othe BMW motorcycle models, alarm / immobiliser system.

BMW Motorcycle Alarm Manual - DWA6 / DWA 6 instructions Alarm Instructions
DWA6 2006
Rider's Manual

Alarm controller/keyfob: The left button is button 1. The right button is button 2.

NB: I'm unsure of what if any changes there have been to the BMW Motorcycle Alarm system and/or operation of/instructions for use over the years - if you have information on the subject please let me know ;-)

Step Action  Confirmation
1 Deactivate alarm function  
2 Ignition ON  
3 Press button 1 three times 1 x acoustic acknowledgement
4 Switch ignition OFF within 10 seconds  
5 Press button 2 three times 1 x acoustic acknowledgement
6 Switch ignition ON within 10 seconds 3 x acoustic acknowledgement

The programming function is now active. The number of times the LED flashes indicates the step to which you have progressed in programming.

An alarm tone sounds as confirmation when you press button 1, whereas an acknowledgement tone sounds when you press button 2.

The LED stops flashing and four acknowledgement tones sound when you complete the final step.

Step Setting Button 1 Button 2
1 Beep as confirmation after activation/deactivation ON OFF
2 Not Used Press Button 1 or 2
3 Type of acoustic alarm Swelling Intermittent
4 Automatic activation of alarm function when ignition is switched off ON OFF

Alarm manual (scanned to .pdf file)
R1200GS_Alarm_1-13_Binder1A.pdf (551kb)


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