What is sync on Ford Edge?

SYNC 3 offers SYNC AppLink, which lets you use voice commands and steering wheel buttons to control apps on your smartphone or other device. With Ford SYNC mobile apps, you can make reservations at one of the best restaurants in Oswego using OpenTable, arrange tickets in Plainfield using MovieTickets.com, and more.

What can you do with Ford Sync?

Android smartphone users can utilize Android Auto on SYNC 3 by talking to Google™ to interact with your phone. Available functions include making phone calls, sending and receiving text messages, listening to voicemail and music, and more.

How do I use the Ford SYNC system?


  1. Turn on your phone and enable Bluetooth.
  2. Press Add Device on your vehicle touchscreen (If you’ve already paired a phone, SYNC displays the name of that device.
  3. Scan for devices on your phone until SYNC is found.
  4. Select SYNC on your phone, which will then display a six-digit PIN.

How do I know if my Ford Sync needs updating?

How To Check Your SYNC Software Version

  1. Go to Ford’s SYNC update page.
  2. Enter your vehicle’s VIN number in the indicated field.
  3. Click on the “Check for updates” button.
  4. Read the message below your VIN number. It will tell you if your system is up-to-date or if it needs an update.

Does sync cost money?

SYNC Services is by subscription. It is $60 per year, payable by credit card.

Why was Ford Sync discontinued?

Why was SYNC Services discontinued? SYNC Services relied on technology that is no longer being supported. While this technology was useful when the feature launched, it is no longer the best way to support owner needs. We will continue to focus efforts on new technologies.

Does Ford Sync cost money?

The Capabilities of the Ford Sync Connect The advantage of Ford Sync Connect is that it comes at no additional cost because it goes through your phone. Through the Ford Sync Connect, you can lock or unlock your car, locate your car or start it remotely.

Can I update my Ford SYNC myself?

Insert your USB drive into your Ford vehicle’s port. Then, press “Menu” on your SYNC interface. Scroll to “SYNC-Settings” and press “OK.” Next, scroll to “Install on SYNC” and also press “OK” when prompted. Report your successful installation information to Ford to complete the update process.

How do I Reset my Ford SYNC?

Instructions on How to Reset Ford Sync Remove the navigation chip or SD card, if applicable. Touch the GEARS found on the lower right center of the home screen. Touch the SETTINGS button of the menu Touch SYSTEM to access menu choices Scroll down to page 2 locate MASTER RESET Tap YES and SYNC will begin reset

What is Ford SYNC and what does it do?

Ford Sync (stylized Ford SYNC) is a factory-installed, integrated in-vehicle communications and entertainment system that allows users to make hands-free telephone calls, control music and perform other functions with the use of voice commands.

How do you sync a phone with Ford?

Follow these simple steps to Pair an iPhone with Ford Sync and MyFord Touch . Pairing an iPhone with a Sync and MyFord Equipped Vehicle. 1. Start in your vehicle by hitting the “Phone” button. 2. On your Sync screen you will be prompted to “Add Bluetooth Device”, hit “OK” on your dash.

How do I download Ford SYNC updates?

Follow these steps to install an update: Download software updates from the Ford SYNC website onto a USB drive. Turn your vehicle on and plug in the USB drive. Access the “SYNC-Settings” menu. Select the “Install on SYNC” option.