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The 2015 Ford Mustang notifies authorities if a seat belt was used or not after a crash

Ford released a new statement confirming that the 2015 Mustang records whether or not seat belts were in use following a collision. This is part of a series of new safety features installed through Ford’s Sync 911 Assist feature, which provides first responders with all of the information they need to carry out their job […]

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2014 Ford Fiesta

Ford resorting back to traditional buttons and knobs to help continue improving SYNC and MyFord Touch interfaces

Ford’s recent standardization of SYNC and MyFord Touch infotainment, in-car controls and interfaces, have been a rather hit or miss in the ergonomics department, with many citing slow performance and response, as well as confusing and convoluted layouts. Resultantly however, Ford has notably kept their ears wide open to the criticism and have been working […]

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Report: Cadillac to update CUE at end of the year after some reviews call it “laggy and unresponsive”

Wired has learned that Cadillac will be launching a new update for its CUE or Cadillac User Experience interface for its infotainment system. This comes after initial reviews of Cadillac’s unique system returned with responses like laggy and unresponsive. The update is said to remedy all of the poor response and lag as majority of […]

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Video: Glympse and Ford team up to offer location-sharing service for SYNC

At the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas FoMoCo and Glypmse unveiled what they call the first location-sharing app for Ford’s SYNC connectivity system. Using the AppLink system, users of Sync and Glypmse will now be able to share their location with family and friends directly from their car using voice commands. “People typically […]

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Ford sells 5 millionth vehicle with Microsoft SYNC

FoMoCo and Microsoft announced that the 5-millionth vehicle equipped with SYNC has been sold and they shared their joint vision for continued leadership in development of the connected car. “SYNC has helped us evolve as an automaker, to think and act more like a technology company, with a new level of openness and access that […]

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MyFord Touch Upgrade Packages

Video: How to install the MyFord Touch performance upgrade

After some horrible reviews from the media and many complaints from customers on the slow performance of the MyFord Touch and MyLincoln system, FoMoCo and Microsoft engineers have added some huge improvements to the system. “SYNC has put us in a unique position to change customer expectations for their ownership experience,” said Derrick Kuzak, group […]

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Ford SYNC offered as standard equipment on 2013 Ford Fusion, Flex

The Ford SYNC system is now available on more than 4 million vehicles on the road. The feature is available either as an option or standard equipment on every new Ford model sold in North America. Ford now says that it will go ahead and offer the SYNC system as standard equipment on the new […]

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2012 Ford Edge Microsoft SYNC

Ford celebrates 4 millionth car with SYNC, is expected to reach 13 million by 2015

The Microsoft powered Ford Sync system has made its way into a million vehicles this year, putting the overall Sync-equipped vehicles sales at 4 million. Sync will be launched globally this year, and is projected to hit 9 million consumers by 2015. The technology was intergraded back in 2007 and has since seen upgrades such […]

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MyFord Touch gets faster and easier to use, existing customers can upgrade for free

Okay – it’s no joke that FoMoCo’s MyFord Touch infotainment touch sensitive system was a total failure for the automaker. The glitches in the system even ended up hurting the way the company’s vehicles were recommended by Consumer Reports. Well, Ford heard the complaints of the media and its customers and is unveiling a new […]

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Ford MyKey Teen Driving

Ford MyKey introduces ‘Do Not Disturb’ feature, blocks calls and texts for driving teens

Ford will become the first automaker to allow parents to block phone calls and text messages on their teens phones while driving. The new technology, known as MyKey Do Not Disturb, will launch on the new Ford Explorer in 2012. Does that means parents will have to buy a Ford Explorer for their teen? Probably […]

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Factory Ford OEM Navigation GPS Sync Mp3 CD DVD Superduty HDD NICE
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Mallory 77204M Firestorm Dual Sync Distributor Small Cap
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2012 2013 2014 Ford Focus Edge Explorer GPS Navigation SD CARD U.S Mexico Map
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Ford Mustang Sync 3 Radio With CarPlay