How do I Remote Start using FordPass®*?

To use Remote Commands with FordPass:

  1. Open the FordPass App. 
  2. Navigate to the Home landing page.
  3. Press and hold the Engine Start button to start your vehicle. 


  • An alert will be displayed once your vehicle has started successfully. 
  • The alert banner displays for 10 seconds. 
  • After selecting to remote start, your vehicle can run for five, ten, or fifteen minutes before shutting off.
  • To configure your run duration, review the Extend Remote Start steps. 
  • If your vehicle fails to automatically shut off, you will be notified. 
  • If you are having experiencing issues, please try the Solución de Problemas con el Arranque Remoto steps. 

Información Adicional

Is my vehicle equipped with SYNC/FordPass Connect?
¿Cómo extiendo el arranque remoto?
Why is my Remote Start not working in FordPass?
Are there other ways to start my vehicle?

*La Aplicación FordPass, compatible con algunas plataformas para smartphone, está disponible a través de una descarga gratuita. Se pueden aplicar tarifas por mensajes de texto y datos.

**FordPass Connect (optional on select vehicles), the FordPass App, and Complimentary Connected Services are required for remote features (see FordPass Terms for details). Connected Services and features depend on compatible AT&T network availability. La tecnología que evoluciona/red móvil/capacidad del vehículo pueden limitar la funcionalidad e impedir el funcionamiento de las características conectadas. Connected services exclude Wi-Fi hotspot.