How do I use Lincoln Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop-and-Go*?

Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) lets you maintain a preset speed and distance from the vehicle ahead. ACC with Stop-and-Go will bring your vehicle to a complete stop when needed.

The cruise controls are on the steering wheel**.

Using Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop-and-Go

Select from the options below:

Choosing a Mode

To set the mode:

  1. Select Driver Assist on your instrument cluster using the five-way steering wheel controls.
  2. Select Cruise Control.
  3. Choose Adaptive to enable Adaptive Cruise Control.

    Note: To use conventional cruise control, choose Normal.

Setting the Speed

To set the speed:

  1. Press the ON button on the cruise control switch on your steering wheel.
  2. Drive at your desired speed.
  3. Press SET.
  4. Take your foot off the accelerator.

The speed control system indicator light speed control system indicator light symbol illuminates when you turn Adaptive Cruise Control on. The color of the indicator changes to indicate the system status.

  • White: Indicates Adaptive Cruise Control is on but inactive.
  • Green: Indicates that you set the speed and Adaptive Cruise Control is active.

Canceling Adaptive Cruise Control

Press the Cancel (CNCL) button on the steering wheel or apply the brakes.

Additional Information

What is Adaptive Cruise Control?
What is Lane Centering?
What is Intelligent Adaptive Cruise Control?


*Feature is available on select vehicles. Features may vary based on model year, trim, options, packages, and supply availability. Use the Build and Price tool to view feature availability on current models. If you have questions or need more information, reference your Owner's Manual or contact your Ford Dealer. Driver-assist features are supplemental and do not replace the driver’s attention, judgment, and need to control the vehicle. Refer to your Owner's Manual for details and limitations.

Normal Cruise Control will not brake when your vehicle is approaching slower vehicles. Always be aware of which mode you have selected and apply brakes when necessary.

**Location and appearance of buttons may vary. See your Owner's Manual for information specific to your vehicle.