I have changed lightening cords. It says its unsupported vut it is under my plan. Also, disable the Bluetooth on your phone. Then I got the Samsung Galaxy S8+ and nothing seems to work. I have an appointment next week to get it looked at. The car never came with a navigation system but the previous owner took a navigation from a different fusion and installed it into mine. Failure to do this will delete data from your device. Contact your local dealer to determine their level of participation in the program and final vehicle pricing. Doing a Ford Sync Master Reset 1. I am always presented with a "device not responding" message on the entertainment system and on my phone it says that no compatible apps were found. Hi, i just bought a 2014 ford focus and i've been trying to sync my ipod to the car so i can play my music but everytime i plug it in to the usb and tell it to play it says its unsupported. Go to the Bluetooth Menu. The toyota BT's I've had in the past worked seamlessly. Electronics, SYNC, Audio, Nav, Phone, FORScan, CB / Radios. SUVS & CROSSOVERS. My Truck is an 09 and purchased in November 08 so I did not even think abouit an update. Report; Follow; Asked by Abdelrahman Jul 24, 2017 at 02:04 PM about the 2012 Ford Fusion Hybrid FWD. There you can find "Your iPhone". Check your cell phone's compatibility. Advertisement . Just touch Phone, choose Settings and select Bluetooth Devices. … read more SYNC® Technology | Hands-free, Smart Entertainment & Vehicle Information Systems | Ford.ca . Mark helpful. Build & Price. I bought a used 2013 Focus ST ST1, and the USB port in the center console doesn't work at all. 6 people found this helpful. After a while you’re USB key is indexed and it should now display all Artists, Songs and Albums. Hi, Recently my wife complained that neither the USB nor the navigation was working on here 2013 Escape SEL. 1 of 2 Go to page. 38 Posts . Just curious to see if others have had similiar problems with the USB port? The latest word I got from Ford was " engineering is working on it and will get back as soon as they can". Discussion Starter • #1 • Jan 24, 2015. Locate the DIRECTIONAL and OK BUTTONS in the center stack (location will vary). Please don't blame Ford, my phone worked perfect before your update. I’ve had a 2014 Ford Fusion for about 6 months now. Also you can manually connect the Ford Sync with your iPhone. Did not like the interface our how it all worked together. I am glad I am not the only one with this problem, my system started doing the same thing in Feb 2019 after the latest Sync update. The USB port and Aux port also no longer work, I believe that is related to the media not working. Mine was more like 3 times in a week using a USB 2.0 sandisk. However, I just went on a road trip and my dad used the port to charge his phone while using his GPS and it didn’t charge. VEHICLES. toddiscdn Well-Known Member. Note: A/Z Plan pricing information is not available on all Ford websites. All you need to do it is to select "your iPhone" and tap "Connect". Whether it will work or not is a different question – I’ve only tried up to 32GB, so I can’t guarantee it. What I did notice is that he replaced the radio. Now I cannot find the fuze box. She did recently upgrade from an iPhone 7 to an iPhone 8 Plus, so I was thinking it could be compatibility issues between the new phone and the SYNC system, but my iPhone 6 won't connect either. SYNC 3 just drops connection with my phone intermittently. Ford Sync 2 - V3.8 and same after updating to V3.10. Key features vary by SYNC version, these may include: Enhanced voice recognition, Apps at your command, Easy destination entry, Automatic updates over Wi-Fi and Android Auto or Apple Carplay. My phone recognizes the sync, but sync cannot find my phone. thank you . Has anyone else had a similar problem? I tried a few other non-low profile sticks with the same results. There is a limit of 50,000 files per device in the handbook but it doesn’t make it clear if this is a limit of 50,000 files overall or mp3/flac files. OK so a few days ago my ipod nano worked fine, then all of a sudden the USB port stopped working (i.e. Go. Question: Q: ios12 update to my iPhone, now ford sync displays a message bluetooth not supported for text messages. The USB port won't even charge the phone anymore. The USB port in the dash is not working. Also, some dealers may choose not to participate in A/Z Plan pricing. Directly next to the USB port is a LINE IN that we've tried using with our Zune player and that doesn't seem to be recognizing when something is plugged in either. Try switching off your cell phone, resetting it or removing the battery, then trying again. For the Sync apps update try formatting the USB stick to exFAT instead of FAT32. If so, how did you go about resolving it? iPhone 7, iOS 12, … It won't power anything and Sync always says it's empty. Then I got a Ford Fusion 2017 with SYNC 3 and Android Auto. USB 3 is backwards compatible but the connection in the car is not USB 3 so you won’t benefit from the speed. The drive must be formated in FAT32 format. BRONCO; DEALERSHIP LOCATIONS. God bless! The seller just transferred the Sync 2 programming code directly onto the Sync 3 APIM which is completely wrong. I upgraded from a 2016 Focus ST, and in the ST I had a usb flash drive (64gb nano) plugged into the USB port in the armrest. 135 Report; Chuck answered 3 years ago I would suggest a factory reset for SYNC. Anyone know if it's an easy to process to firmware update basic sync or is more advisable to let Ford do it? Apple please help us stay safe while driving. Just picked up an 08 focus and tried to use the ipod in the usb port and it comes back no usb attached. Didn't even have to replace it. Then I heard to pull the fuze and reset the sync. My Pixel 3 xl no longer launches Android Auto on my Ford Escape with Sync 3. This is a cell phonedependent feature. I'm having the same issue with the text message feature. As the title says, my new Samsung s 20 ultra will not connect to the Ford sync system in my 2015 Ford for media. Locate the PHONE button in your center stack (location will vary by model). I think it was SYNC, not SYNC 3. I have a 2019 Ford Edge ST and the same thing started happening to me today. Not a fuse problem and both ports work again if you leave the car off long enough for the sync system to reset. 17 Answers. I use USB 3, though, simply because the connection to your PC (assuming it’s USB 3) to update it will be faster. Sync sucks IMHO..The menu is not intuitive and half the time it doesn't work the way I think it's supposed to.. some voice commands work and some don't.. 2. It'll work via B/T and the line-in cable. Not being able to scroll to system settings suggest a software or hardware failure to me unless i am in some crazy mode that I cannot get out of. Next Last. Also will get a navigation card fault (this does not happen until I plug my phone into the USB). Have removed battery cables 4 times have removed sync fuse 3 times. The version of Sync is 2.1 so we have bluetooth audio streaming, but that's not helpful, plus you get no artist or track info with BT stereo. / my bluetooth,aux and USB are not working , and the media menu ... is gone from the screen, what can i do? I am also having this issue via USB (not a problem with Bluetooth) with an iPhone 7. iOS 11.3.1. The sync in my car and my usb/aux does not want to function ever since I bought the car from a private seller. Text messaging is not working on SYNC. In addition, some vehicles, trims or options you select may not qualify for A/Z Plans. When using my OP6 with my Ford SYNC 3 system, it takes several attempts of disconnecting and reconnecting to get Android Auto to load properly. The maps update must be formatted as FAT32 but the trick is to download the zip file to your desktop then extract to the stick. Disconnect your phone or device from the USB port. Super easy fix, can be done in about five minutes. My car just has 3000 miles on it. 2020 2020 EcoSport. Plug in your USB and in the Sync Media Options you will find a reset USB option. / my bluetooth,aux and USB are not working , and the media menu is gone from the screen, ... and my sync, aux, and usb all now magically work! Update your Ford SYNC version to receive the latest infotainment software features and bug fixes. AUX and Phone button unresponsive. After getting the airbag reflash, my SYNC refuses to work via USB. 13 Posts . More Less. I have a 3 year old Ford Edge never had a problem syncing before. No charging of the iPhone either since the USB port is not working. This is an indication of improper programming. Discussion Starter • #1 • Jun 12, 2017. The phone connects to Sync 3 fine via bluetooth, but is not recognized via USB (to launch Android Auto or as a device on Sync). Possible cell phone malfunction. Cords are fine. The ‘unknown’ part should have disappeared. Just picked up a new 2017 RS this past weekend. I have not downloaded any as everything was working fine until about two weeks ago. Description: Ford SYNC Technologies offer entertainment and intelligent hands-free vehicle information systems. The Sync is totally inoperable at this point, as user above experiences, there is … First Name Todd Joined Nov 2, 2018 Messages 389 Reaction score 370 Location Blue Point, Ontario, Canada Vehicle(s) 2019 Ranger … Tried to update with USB but slot is unresponsive. It will connect for calls however. ipod went dead and it did not recognize it being plugged in) So I searched around and found out this happens to a few Sync folks from time to time. Make sure the connection status shows Not Connected. Scottopia Well-Known Member. Hi all, My first time posting here. Does anyone know how to do it? Restarting the car or letting it sit for a while does not seem to fix the issue. iPhone: Go to your cell phone's Settings. The issue seems to be related to Sync 3 suddenly not recognizing the USB connection of the Pixel 3 XL. I had to use a cable for maps, but that was the worst of it. With USB, it tries to take control of the iPod and if I switch a song on the iPod it'll stop playing a second later and go to the next song that it has decided to play. The Ford Sync screen stills shows this status even when I totally turn my phone off. When it drops connection. Advertisement SOLVED: Found a Flaw with the rear USB ports (not charging) Thread starter toddiscdn; Start date Jan 15, 2019; 1; 2; Next. Then drag the license download file (which is a separate download) into the Sync My Ride folder on the stick. If you still get errors or the connection time takes longer than 1 minute, use the Sync feature to make a manually connection. We've tried plugging a few different devices into it and it basically never recognizes that anything is plugged in. I calledthe dealership and they said it is. I would expect my apple product to continue to work. 2010 f-150 lariat sync not working. I had a look and noticed the cable she uses to charge her iPhone was damaged, had melted and shorted the 5V on the USB port of the car :crying:.The connector going into the USB port of the car had signs of arcing. I’ve used the USB port to plug my phone in and charge/listen to music without a problem. I've tested the back ports and they work to charge my phone but do not connect to sync 3 or android auto. Audio (music, maps, phone) all worked. 1 . It then will only play about 30 seconds of the song that it selects. Sometimes, opening the door and letting the Sync screen turn itself off works, but often it does not. I couldn't find anyone mention this solution anywhere on the internet, so hopefully someone sees this and it can solve your problem. First Name Scott Joined Nov 8, 2019 Messages 181 Reaction score 467 Location Annapolis, Maryland Vehicle(s) 2019 Ford Ranger Lariat FX4, 2003 HD V … Go to the Ford homepage Menu Expand menu Collapse menu. Sync 3 has support for USB drives but the Ford help pages do not seem to have any mention of maximum storage capacity and playlist formats. Search … Question type: Maintenance & Repair . I have a 2009 Ford Fusion Sel. My truck has been in and out of the shop for this problem and the service department along with Ford engineering have no idea why this is happening. Hard reset of the phone. Collapse menu. Recently it was discovered (not by SimplyMichigan) that an online retailer, a seller from China/Hong Kong, purchased a Sync 3 upgrade kit and was complaining about the outside temperature not showing up. 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