How To Connect to Ford SYNC® 3

Ford SYNC 3 Screen

So you have the Ford SYNC® 3 system in your new Ford model—now what? Chances are, you’ve read all about what Ford SYNC® has to offer and you’ve made the upgrade from the base system to SYNC® 3. However, you unfortunately can’t get behind the wheel and expect immediate access to the system’s extensive features. First, you must learn how to Ford SYNC® 3 with your Bluetooth®-enabled phone in order to take advantage of all this infotainment system has to offer. Follow these instructions from Sam Leman Ford for ultimate connectivity around Normal!

Connecting to Ford SYNC® 3

When it comes time to “Sync my ride” so that you can place phone calls, play music, and more, there are a few steps you must take. With your phone in hand and turned on, and you car started, follow these steps:

  1. Turn on your phone’s Bluetooth® functionality. Make sure your phone is considered discoverable.
  2. Navigate to “Add Device” on your vehicle’s SYNC® 3 touchscreen interface.
  3. Search for SYNC® on your smartphone as a pairable device.
  4. Check that the PIN displayed on your phone matched the one that appears on the screen. If not, or if nothing appears, enter the PIN from the SYNC® screen into your phone.
  5. SYNC® will indicate that pairing is successful.
  6. Decide whether to activate or deactivate the 911 Assist feature via your SYNC® 3 system. This feature automatically calls to emergency personnel in the event of a crash. You can also opt in or opt out of automatic contact downloads.
  7. Press the “Finish” button.

Ford SYNC® 3 Functions

Now that you know how to connect to Ford SYNC® 3, you’re in for a treat as you navigate the Decatur streets! Some highlights include:

  • Handsfree calling
  • Key by Amazon In-Car Delivery for Amazon Prime members, allowing you to receive Amazon packages securely to your vehicle
  • Ford+Alexa for access to over 30,000 skills, Amazon Prime Shopping, and control of your smart home devices
  • Navigation with Waze to get the best routes and receive real-time alerts about accidents, traffic jams, and road hazards
  • SYNC® Connect Wi-Fi® Hotspot
Woman Using Ford SYNC 3

Learn More at Sam Leman Ford!

Want more information on your Ford SYNC® 3 system? Would you like to learn about other Ford technology, such as Ford MyKey? Get in touch with Sam Leman Ford to get your questions answered! We can’t wait to see how Ford technology revolutionizes your drives around Champaign!

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