Having difficulty pairing the state farm beacon? if so, then you don’t have to worry anymore, why? because you have reached the final solution, all you have to do is read this article titled “how to pair a state farm beacon”, let’s get started.
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the bluetooth beacon is a small device that allows the collection of your driving data while you are in your car. stays in your car and allows your phone and drive to be safe and secure. save the app to record trips in your car automatically, without logging into the app.
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how to know if your bluetooth beacon is working
You can tell your bluetooth beacon is working if the light comes on when you hold down the button and your rides appear within the app. if not, call start farm 24/7 at 888-559-1922
how to pair a beacon from state farm
start by texting “save” to 78836. continue downloading the app to your smartphone. if you haven’t already, text the word “save” to 78836 to get a link to download the app.
Once you’ve downloaded the app to your smartphone, open it and sign in. You have multiple options to log in, including driver’s license information or a statefarm.com user ID and password. just choose the easiest option for you.
- once you receive your beacon in the mail
- take your smartphone and the beacon to your car
- open the app and tap “complete setup” for your car .
- press and hold the power button on the beacon until it turns on.
- in the app, tap the beacon ID that matches the one printed on the side of your beacon. when you get the message in the app that the beacon has been paired
- use the beacon sticker to stick to your windshield behind the rear view mirror.
*to help them better record their trips, mount your beacon behind your rearview mirror. make sure the location does not impair your visibility or your vehicle’s sensors and comply with applicable laws.
The bluetooth beacon is paired with the app, not your phone’s bluetooth settings. If you have paired the beacon with your phone’s bluetooth settings, please unpair the bluetooth beacon from your phone’s settings and pair it within the app. You can call state farm 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at 888-559-1922 for more help pairing your state farm beacon.
Lastly, simply enter your car’s exact odometer reading into the app. and everything is ready.
earning your safe driving & saving discount is as easy as setup. just be sure to keep your bluetooth and location preferences enabled, so trips can be recorded automatically.
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state farm beacon frequently asked questions
1: Why don’t I see one of my cars on the screen with cars inside the app? You must be a named insured or an additional driver on the car insurance policy to see the car in the app when you sign in.
Please note that if you have recently changed cars, there may be a processing delay before your new car is displayed. Contact your state farm agent for car eligibility and listed driver questions.
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2: Do I need a new bluetooth beacon if I replace my car? If you replace the car on your auto policy, simply move the bluetooth beacon from your old car to your new car.
If you left your beacon on your old vehicle, email them or call them at 888-559-1922 to request a replacement. setup must be completed on new vehicle to continue discount.
Note: There may be a processing delay before your new car is shown. once you can see your new car in the app and its bluetooth beacon id is available to be selected in the setup process (usually 48 hours after your new car appears in the app), complete the setup with your bluetooth beacon in his new car.
3: Do I need a new bluetooth beacon if I replace my phone? If you replace your phone, you can use the same bluetooth beacon. just download drive safe & save the app to your new phone and sign in.
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