Click on the link below to download- You don't need a Dropbox account to download. In the first two weeks i was at the dealer ship 7 times to reload the software. If you forgot to plug in your flash drive, now is your chance! Because hvac is built into the 8 inch myfordtouch screen, aftermarket radios are not an option. I include this because my friend who happens to sell Fords, didn't even know how to do the update himself. Within the first year of owning car, Bluetooth connection has been faulty. The software install can take up to 30 minutes to complete, so be patient. A couple of screws here, a bolt or two there.
Used a dental hook to hold it forward. Evidently I drive in a field to get to work. That depends on how you look at it though. With the distance I was driving I thought what the heck better to have it and not need it than to need it and not have it. The Ford patch that fixed the similar splash screen problem in 3. I was also told it was because I had pirated music on my device. I would assume with the update it should be the same.
Hey guys I found this information and thought I would pass it a long. This is mostly invisible to the driver, assuming they don't go back into the car and turn on the ignition during the restart procedure. Do keep in mind that not all vehicles are set up exactly the same, location of buttons and menu items may vary slightly. Kenwood said its in-dash navigation radios will soon provide the most complete radio replacement solution for Ford Sync vehicles. All vehicles are subject to prior sale.
Still haven't heard back from Ford. Most recently, this car has been randomly stalling. I'll update the post to let you know how I made out, or if my car bursts into flames. Although every reasonable effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information contained on this site, absolute accuracy cannot be guaranteed. What you need: A Flash drive to download the update onto. There's a couple other forums that are more active but it's not a badge that's been in use for 10+ years so it's harder to get a presence online for discussion consistently for a specific model I would think.
I was headed to a meeting in an unfamiliar part of San Francisco, so the nav was of particular importance. Although Ford will not warranty the components in our kit, we do for one full year! I tried this at least four times and it never synched. Just give us a few details and join the community! It won a 2012 Innovation award and will ship in Q1 at a price to be announced. Source: , Scott — Thanks for clarifying. By many accounts, they're single-handedly responsible for Ford's though that trend may be.
But lately, it's been a more consistent issue. I called Ford and they said it was not a problem with the new update had to be my camera they do not know of any thing going south. Fans of the Ford Motor Company brand and products! Click the x if a Dropbox log in screen pops up and you don't have an account. Mainly it's when things get out of sync with each other. If you are considering this update just do it! You can see a brief demo of Siri Eyes-Free in action above.
And while Ford builds in redundancy to handle many of the core functions — climate and audio being two — navigation tends to find itself limited to a single point of failure. This was a dealer part, still on the Ford Accessory part today. I am seriously contemplating getting a 2016 Edge Sport this summer. I downloaded as instructed and unzipped it to my thumb drive. Ford's responded with that try to help customers with their issues. Any ideas what I'm doing wrong. On the one hand, shoppers like the idea of pairing their smartphones with their cars, giving them access to music, apps, and other features.
Louis and one in Detroit — and all were able to walk me through a master reset procedure on the telephone in under six minutes. There are better ways to go about getting one. Your vehicle will need to be turned on, with the engine running between ten and thirty five minutes. It took my car about 15 minutes to install the update. This is not a place for sales ads, or dealership spam. The Ford Sync upgrade is available for download today at.
Double bummer: It usually wipes out your paired phones and indexed music. They started replacing parts, but the issues I was experiencing went away only to have new ones start up. If you wanna read or write about Ford products, meet cool people, and engage in meaningful speculation on future Ford products, check out: If you have any questions about the sales of cars the process, what to know, how to talk with salespeople, etc. The instructions were easy to follow, making the removal of the old and installation of the new system a breeze. It was actually a selling point for me. Ford permitted owners of certain 2009 basic stereos who bought cars that did not ship with the Sync 1.
Sometimes I am in my driveway, other times I am in the middle of a hill. Also I see absolutely no difference to the system. The text is related to the photos directly below each set of instructions. I can without a doubt verify this was the easiest most rewarding install I have ever done. Carplay works great; my Sirius works great; my factory camera works great; steering wheel controls work great; etc…. Hmmm, what do you mean? Please wait a few moments before trying to use the system.