How do I set my preferences with SYNC®*?

You can adjust the time, Bluetooth®**, and more preferences in the settings menu of your SYNC system. 

Identifying Your Vehicle's SYNC Generation

 Two resources to help you identify your vehicle's SYNC generation are:

  • El SYNC and Navigation Updates page, which allows you to enter your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) or log in with your Ford credentials, and select Check for update. Your current SYNC generation will appear on the right-hand side of the page.
  • El SYNC Visual Reference Guide, which has example images of each generation of SYNC.

Setting Preferences with SYNC

Select your SYNC generation from the drop-down options below:

SYNC 4A

To set preferences with SYNC 4A:

  1. Tap the Home Icon on the top left of the SYNC screen.
  2. Select Settings.
  3. Choose Preferences.
  4. Adjust any of the following settings:
    • Clock: Set time, select mode, auto daylight savings time, and more.
    • Sound: Adjust speaker preferences.
    • Bluetooth: Edit the Bluetooth-enabled device list.
    • Driver Assist: Lock in the preferences for driver-assist technology use.
  5. Tap Apply to save the changes.

SYNC 4

To set preferences with SYNC 4:

  1. Select the Settings tile.
  2. Choose Preferences.
  3. Adjust any of the following settings:
    • Clock: Set time, select mode, auto daylight savings time, and more.
    • Sound: Adjust speaker preferences.
    • Bluetooth: Edit the Bluetooth-enabled device list.
    • Driver Assist: Lock in the preferences for driver-assist technology use.
  4. Select Apply to save the changes.

*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.

**The Bluetooth word mark is a trademark of the Bluetooth SIG, Inc.