Go hands-free for ultimate convenience by connecting your phone to your truck's Bluetooth device. This button is used to confirm certain commands. I would recommend a visit to a Ford Service Department to have them review this… The initial warranties covering Sync equipment probably expired in 2011. Our product only shows light through the icon itself, just like the factory button. Do you have a basic Sync system? You could check at this website to see if you have any upgrades to install, and, if your phone is on the recommended device list. For several years, Ford installed phone buttons on vehicles that would solely mute or unmute the stereo to allow someone to answer a call or make a call on their handset. Go to your Escape, the Phone Menu and then to System Settings, to Bluetooth Devices, then to Delete device, and then delete your phone.
Turn off your vehicle and open the door to turn things complete off. It should then prompt you to enter the numeric code displayed on your dashboard. But the MyFord Touch system was never capable of it. This is sometimes inconvenient, but it does work. Check out the better ways to use the coin holder in your Ford. The system will repeat the number.
When you push this it says no phone? If I recall, it was only the 2008 Focus that offered Sync system. Now when I try to play music via the blue tooth settings, it starts, does not display the correct selection that I have on my phone and then pops up a screen to say that the phone is disconnected. Go back to your phone and completely power it down. Push the Phone icon on either the steering wheel or dashboard. I can make phonecalls with it, but I keep getting the disconnect message everytime I try to play the music. So, yes, you do not have a Sync system. Turn it back on and let it power back up.
Actually just purchased it last week. If you are here to fix those faded, flaking, scratched, worn out and ugly Climate Control Buttons and Radio Buttons, you've come to the right place. That being said, if you do have a Sync system installed, and you push the phone icon to answer a call, if it is muted then it could be because your Sync system is set to mute calls… or your phone volume is turned off… please check the settings on your Sync system or on your phone. Turn 911 Assist to on? If you are trying to remove them completely, i believe there are tiny screws that hold the bar retainers in place on top of the seats. This article applies to the Ford F-150 2004-2014 and F-250.
Now, try to use the steering wheel controls to see if the system is working properly. Once it is powered up completely, then start your vehicle. With Android-based phones you may want to first delete Sync from your connected Bluetooth devices list. The Sync system always has a badge on the center console showing the Sync logo and the Microsoft name. Typically if there are no malfunction indicator lights it could be more of a mechanical problem. Finally went to the dealership as I could not get my Samsung phone paired. I saw your list and maybe I should purchase another brand of phone.
You do not have Bluetooth — unless you were to modify your radio unit to accept Bluetooth input and playback. To delete your phone from your vehicle it depends on which Sync system you have… I know of at least eight systems. I am wondering if they were unhooked somehow? This system would be found for the model years depending on the trimline from 2008 to about 2013. I just got a pre paid cell that works with the sync and I must admit it is a nice feature. Type that number into your cell. To be sure on your vehicle, push the phone icon, go to the double arrows the Seek arrows on the button above.
I cant imagine they were placed there for nothing. Type that number into your cell. Completely power down your vehicle. My phone just says searching and never identifies or sync with the vehicle. First, is your cellphone Bluetooth compatible? As I spend a lot of time as a sales rep stopping and starting, it is one more thing to do before I drive to the next meeting. When I first paired the phone it downloaded the phonebook, no problems. We just bought a Trac phone from Walmart that has bluetooth.
Watch the road while driving and speaking. This was not the previous behavior and I am not sure what changed. If you have a cell and use the bluetooth you can go to syncmyride. In a moment the Sync system will chime in and say a few more commands, such as Primary Phone? It doesnt have it labeled anywhere that I have it nor do I think it was available on the 08's. It may need to have its firmware updated.