Remote start does not work under the following conditions:
  • The alarm horn is sounding.
  • The hood is open.
  • The vehicle is not in park (P).
  • The vehicle is on.
  • Remote start has been disabled in the touchscreen.
  • The high voltage or 12 volt battery is below the minimum operating voltage.
Note:   To use remote start with the Ford Pass, enable the modem.   See   Connecting FordPass to the Modem.  To use remote start with Phone as a Key, enable the modem and set up Phone As A Key.
  See   Programming Your Phone