How do I use Ford BlueCruise* with SYNC®** 4A?

To use BlueCruise, you must enable it using SYNC and activate it with your steering wheel.

Enable BlueCruise

  1. Click on the Vehicle icon on your vehicle's SYNC screen.
  2. Toca Settings.
  3. Tap Driver Assistance.
  4. Select Cruise Control.
  5. Press Lane Centering with Hands-Free.
  6. Touch Activation Prompts.

Activate BlueCruise via the Steering Wheel

Once BlueCruise is enabled, an activation prompt will appear on the instrument cluster.

  1. Press the Adaptive Cruise Control button Adaptive Cruise Control button on the steering wheel when the green BlueCruise activation prompt appears on the instrument cluster.
  2. Press the Lateral Support button Lateral Support Button on the steering wheel to activate BlueCruise.


  • BlueCruise can be switched off by pressing either the Lateral Support or Adaptive Cruise Control button when the system is active or in standby mode.
  • The feature will only work on dedicated Blue Zone Highways.
  • Ford BlueCruise uses blue lighting on the digital instrument cluster to indicate when your vehicle is in a hands-free zone.
  • Your hands must be on the steering wheel with your eyes on the road for BlueCruise to remain active.

Información Adicional

What is BlueCruise hands-free driving?

*Driver-assist features are supplemental and do not replace the driver’s attention, judgment, and need to control the vehicle.BlueCruise es una característica de manejo con manos libres en carretera. Solo quita las manos del volante cuando estés en una Zona Manos Libres. Siempre ve la carretera y estate preparado para reanudar el control del vehículo. No reemplaza la conducción segura. Consulta Manual del Propietario for detail and limitations. Requires Ford Connect activation through the FordPass® App (see FordPass Terms for details) and a FordPass Member Account. Los servicios conectados y las características dependen de la disponibilidad de la red de AT&T compatible. Evolving technology/cellular networks/vehicle capability may limit functionality and prevent the operation of connected features. FordPass App, compatible with select smartphone platforms, is available via a download. Se pueden aplicar tarifas por mensajes de texto y datos.   

**Don’t drive while distracted or while using handheld devices. Usa sistemas operados por voz cuando sea posible. Es posible que algunas características estén desactivadas cuando el vehículo está en marcha. No todas las características son compatibles con todos los teléfonos.