WARNING   WARNING:  Driving while distracted can result in loss of vehicle control, crash and injury. We strongly recommend that you use extreme caution when using any device that may take your focus off the road. Your primary responsibility is the safe operation of your vehicle. We recommend against the use of any hand-held device while driving and encourage the use of voice-operated systems when possible. Make sure you are aware of all applicable local laws that may affect the use of electronic devices while driving.

About SYNC
The system allows you to interact with the entertainment, information and communication systems on your vehicle using voice commands and a touchscreen. The system provides easy interaction with audio, phone, navigation, mobile apps and settings.
Note:   You can switch the system on and use it for up to an hour without switching the ignition on.
Note:   You can use the system after you switch the ignition off for up to 10 minutes or until you open a door.
Note:   For your safety, some features are speed-dependent. Their use is limited to when your vehicle speed is less than 5 km/h.
Using the Touchscreen
SYNC 3.2 v2 Home Screen
AStatus bar.
BHome screen.
CClock.   See   Settings
DOutside air temperature.
EFeature bar.
Status Bar
Mute User  Cell phone microphone muted.Mute Icon  Audio system muted.
System Update  Software update installed.Wi-Fi  Wi-Fi connected.
Roaming  Cell phone roaming.New Text Message  Text message received.
Emergency Assist OFF  Automatic crash notification system off.Cellular Signal Strength  Cell phone network signal strength.
Data Privacy - Data Only  Vehicle data sharing on.Data Privacy - Location Only  Vehicle location sharing on.
Data Privacy - Data and Location  Vehicle data and vehicle location sharing on.Battery Charging  Wireless charger active.
Feature Bar
USB - Track Title Icon   Select to use the radio, a USB, a media player or a Bluetooth® device.See   EntertainmentClimate Icon  Select to adjust climate settings  See   Climate
Phone Icon  Select to make calls and access the phonebook on your cell phone.   See   PhoneNavigation Domain  Select to use the navigation system.  See   Navigation
Applications  Select to search for and use compatible apps on your iOS or Android device.   See   AppsSynchronize Settings  Select to adjust system settings.   See   Settings
Cleaning the Touchscreen
Updating the System
Updating the System Using a USB Drive
Downloading an Update
  1. Go to the SYNC update page on the local Ford website.
  1. Download the update.
Note:   The website notifies you if an update is available.
  1. Insert a USB drive into your computer.
Note:   The USB drive needs to be empty and meet the minimum requirements detailed on the website.
  1. Follow the instructions provided to download the update to the USB drive.
Installing an Update
Note:   You can use the system when an installation is in progress.
  1. Disconnect all other USB devices from the USB ports.
  1. Connect the USB drive with the update to a USB port.
Note:   Installation starts automatically within 10 minutes.
Updating the System Using a Wi-Fi Network Connection
Connecting to a Wi-Fi Network
Synchronize Settings  Select the settings option on the feature bar.
  1. Select Automatic Updates.
  1. Select System Wi-Fi.
  1. Switch System Wi-Fi on.
  1. Select Available Wi-Fi Networks.
  1. Select an available Wi-Fi network.
Note:   Enter the network password to connect to a secure network.
Switching Automatic System Updates On
Synchronize Settings  Select the settings option on the feature bar.
  1. Select Automatic Updates.
  1. Switch Automatic System Updates on.
The system is now set to check for and receive system updates when it is connected to a Wi-Fi network.
Note:   You can use the system when a download is in progress.
Note:   If the system is disconnected from the Wi-Fi network when a download is in progress, the download continues the next time the system is connected to a Wi-Fi network.
Additional Information and Assistance
For additional information and assistance, we recommend that you contact an authorized dealer or refer to the local Ford website.