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Ford Apple CarPlay

Learn more about what Ford models offer Apple CarPlay, and how to set it up in your vehicle.

Ford Apple CarPlay interface

What Is Apple CarPlay?

Apple CarPlay seamlessly connects your iPhone to your Ford's built-in display, creating a familiar interface with your favorite apps. Apple CarPlay helps you more safely and efficiently make phone calls, get directions, send and receive messages, listen to your favorite music or podcasts, and more.

Compatible Models

Below is a list of all Apple CarPlay-compatible Ford models as of September 2022. If you have any questions, contact your local AutoNation Ford location. Our team members are here to help you find your perfect Ford vehicle with Apple CarPlay.


Setup Guide

Available on all Ford models with the SYNC 3 multimedia system, Apple CarPlay is the best way to connect your Apple iPhone to your Ford. Follow this easy step-by-step setup guide to pair your Apple iPhone to your new Ford with Apple CarPlay.

  1. Make sure CarPlay and Siri are activated on your Apple iPhone.
  2. Connect your Apple iPhone to your Ford USB port using an Apple-approved Lightning-to-USB cable. Check your owner's manual for an exact location.
  3. When prompted on your SYNC 3 multimedia screen, press Continue > Agree.
  4. Your Apple iPhone and Ford are now connected via Apple CarPlay. Your SYNC 3 multimedia display will now switch to Apple CarPlay when connected to your Apple iPhone through USB.

For more information on your Ford SYNC 3 system, or how to pair your mobile device with Bluetooth or Android Auto, please feel free to contact your local AutoNation Ford dealer to speak with a friendly and knowledgeable team member.

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