Sync Workshop: Set up iPhone 5 using Sync System

Since the release of iPhone 5, there has been some frustration on the streets for Ford Sync users – you're not afraid to just look at a few things for a moment before you start …

First, if you had a previously paired phone in your car and there is a new iPhone 5, then the first thing to "pause" the system again. Go to the "Translation" menu on the Ford vehicle dashboard.

With the Sync system with a blue LED display on the central console, simply press the "Phone" icon on the steering wheel. "Phone Menu" is displayed and after a few seconds it changes to "Phone Reedial". then turn the Right Tuner knob until "Synchronization Settings" appears, then press the OK button on the tuning key (or center of the steering wheel) Go to the Phone Menu menu and navigate to Bluetooth devices and delete the old one select Add Tools, and then press OK to start "Phone pairing". A 6-digit PIN is displayed.

If you have a touch screen navigation system, press the phone button on the touch screen page and then go to the Settings button, the screen shows Add or remove Bluetooth devices Select the button next to the old phone name Touch, then press right-click the "Delete Phone" button to touch the "Add Device" button. Press OK to start "Phone pairing". A 6-digit PIN is displayed.

If there is a MyFord Touch system, press the top left corner to access the phone menu, then select the "Bluetooth" option on the next screen on the left side of the screen and another screen on the Bluetooth device list . Touch the button with the old phone name and then tap Delete. Next, tap the "Add Device" button. Press OK to start "Phone pairing". A 6-digit PIN is displayed.

Go to the new iPhone 5, in the Settings folder, then select "General". Then make sure the Bluetooth switch is set to "On". The iPhone starts searching for devices. For a moment, the phone will first see a "Handsfree" device, and then it will be "Sync." Press the Sync button on your phone and a second screen will appear in a few minutes. Look for the 6-digit PIN in the direction of the dashboard. Type it in the iPhone and hit the blue button on the screen that says "Pair".

When prompted for Sync, enable 911 Assist, and then press OK. Press OK to set the phone as your primary phone. When prompted by the Sync system to press OK to download Phone Book, and then press OK. This takes a few minutes, but after that, it is paired with the new iPhone

No need for software updates for the Ford Sync system on iPhone 5 (or any iPhone). [19659002] Please note that Apple does not use MAP (messaging protocol) to allow Ford text audio. However, if you have iPhone4S or iPhone 5, then it's okay! Just press the "Home" button on the iPhone screen for a few seconds. Listen to the voice of "Siri" on the vehicle sound system. Then just say "Reading Text Messages" and he will read them. If you want, continue with "Siri". Ask him to send a text and start asking the question what kind of text message he / she wants to send. When you've finished talking with Siri, press and hold the phone icon on the steering wheel for about 5 seconds and it will be off

iPhone Siri actually seems to be "the best of both worlds" as it allows you to push the "hang" button on the steering wheel to make and scan phone calls, Bluetooth music, USB music, and say "Mobile Apps" if Ford has AppLink. If not, press the voice key and say Bluetooth, then go to your phone and press "Pandora" or another app to play the music through the dashboard.

Turn off the vehicle. Turn off the iPhone completely for at least 30 seconds. Then start it. This will help to restore your phone to your phone provider settings.

To update the Sync software for the new iPhone, do not worry, because it is not necessary. The new iPhone 5 works seamlessly with existing Sync software. So enjoy the new iPhone 5 and Ford Sync.

Source by Vincent Hennigan

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