How Can a Ford Car Be Registered With SYNC?


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Ford car owners can register their vehicle with the Ford website to access SYNC, a service that provides in-car technical support, turn-by-turn directions and help in the case of emergency. To sign up, owners need to set up an account and add their vehicle using its vehicle identification number.

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How Can a Ford Car Be Registered With SYNC?
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The service is a robust collection of utility, entertainment and emergency accessories that include navigation tools, hands free calling and up-to-date reports about the vehicle´s maintenance and health.

SYNC offers different packages, with some specific to certain makes of car. These start with a basic package with emergency support, upgrade to include hands free navigation with a monitor and at the most expensive add the most up-to-date voice recognition technology available.

Ford uses different options of its four packages as standard on its cars and in different circumstances, an upgrade to a specific system isn't possible. In general the high-end package "Sync with Ford MyTouch," is considered the best in terms of what it includes.

The optional upgrade gives car owners two LCD screens, 3-D maps, voice activated navigation, radio tuning and phone calls, a spot for a SIM card and USB stick, a number of options for entertainment and the ability to turn your phone into a Wi-Fi hotspot.

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