How do I find the password for my Lincoln's Wi-Fi Hotspot*?

You can use your SYNC®** touchscreen or the radio (vehicles not equipped with SYNC) to view the password for your Wi-Fi hotspot.

Viewing the Wi-Fi Hotspot Password

Select your SYNC generation (gen) from the drop-down options below to learn how to find your Wi-Fi hotspot password.

Identifying Your Vehicle's SYNC Gen

Two resources to help you identify your vehicle's SYNC gen are the:

  • SYNC and Navigation Updates page. Either:
    • Enter your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) and select Check for update.
    • Log in with your Lincoln credentials, choose a vehicle from your garage, and select Check for updates.

      Note: Your SYNC gen will appear on the right-hand side of the page.

  • SYNC Visual Reference Guide, which provides example images of SYNC gens that Lincoln has offered.


To see your Wi-Fi hotspot password with SYNC 4:

  1. Select Settings on the Feature bar.
  2. Tap Vehicle Hotspot.
  3. Choose Settings.
  4. Press View Password.

Note: The network name is the Wi-Fi hotspot name.


To see your Wi-Fi hotspot password with SYNC 3:

  1. Select Settings on your vehicle's SYNC screen.
  2. Swipe left and tap Wi-Fi & Hotspot.
  3. Tap Vehicle Hotspot.
  4. Choose View Password.

No SYNC System in Vehicle

If your window sticker indicates you have a Wi-Fi hotspot and do not have SYNC, you can access the Wi-Fi hotspot password through your radio.

To find your Wi-Fi hotspot password using the steering wheel controls:

  1. Select Settings on the radio.
  2. Select Connectivity Features.
  3. Select Wireless Hotspot. The password will appear in the menu.

Additional Information

How do I enable the Lincoln Connect Wi-Fi hotspot?
How do I set up a data plan with AT&T?
How do I connect a device to my vehicle's Wi-Fi hotspot?
What do I do if I am having issues with my Wi-Fi hotspot?

*Wi‑Fi hotspot includes wireless data trial that begins upon AT&T activation and expires at the end of 3 months or when 3 GB of data is used, whichever comes first, but cannot extend beyond the complimentary subscription period for remote features. To activate, go to

**Do not drive while distracted. Use voice-operated systems when possible; don’t use handheld devices while driving. Some features may be locked out while the vehicle is in gear. Not all features are compatible with all phones.