How do I update my SYNC®* settings preferences?

You can adjust the time, Bluetooth®**, and more preferences in the Settings menu of your SYNC system.

Changing SYNC Preferences

Select your SYNC generation from the drop-down options below to learn how to modify your SYNC settings:

Note: If you need assistance determining the generation of your SYNC system, select the first drop-down option. 

Identifying Your Vehicle's SYNC Generation

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

Note: Your SYNC generation will appear on the right side of the page, under the “SYNC Current Version” heading.


To set preferences with SYNC 4:

  1. Select the Settings tile.
  2. Choose Preferences.
  3. Adjust any of the following settings:
    • Clock: Set time, select mode, auto daylight savings time, and more.
    • Sound: Adjust speaker preferences.
    • Bluetooth: Edit the Bluetooth-enabled device list.
    • Driver Assist: Lock in the preferences for driver-assist technology use.
  4. Select Apply to save the changes.

*Don’t drive while distracted or while using handheld devices. Use voice-operated systems when possible. Some features may be locked out while the vehicle is in gear. Not all features are compatible with all phones.

**The Bluetooth word mark is a trademark of the Bluetooth SIG, Inc.