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Old 09-13-2012, 10:37 AM   #9
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Originally Posted by JoseC View Post
Anyway, I just ran through the "version check" process on the SyncMyRide site, and it reports I have "Gen1 - V3.1.1" which, as best I can tell, is the latest for my car.
After reading through that, I doubt that I will ever see an update for this car. It would be nice if Ford gave a little more insight into what was the latest version for each vehicle and system.
Disappointing that Ford does not seem to be providing updates for real bugs in the system. I guess, like all software companies, they'd like us to move to the "subscription" system and just buy a new car every year. I plan on keeping this for a good long while. The car I traded in was a 2001 Focus wagon with 163,000 miles.
Hi, JoseC -

3.1.1 is currently the latest version for your vehicle. You can check for updates any time by logging into your SYNC account, available updates will be listed under the SYNC UPDATES tab.

As updates and upgrades are released, announcements will be made here:

http://Boards.SyncCommunity.com/n/pf...cmb&listMode=0

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Originally Posted by HRK1138 View Post
Sigh... our USB keeps deciding not to work as well. First time the dealer said it was a 'bad cable' and replaced it, but it borked again.
I'm going to try the fuse-pull to see if that works. This car is becoming very frustrating.
What exactly is going on, HRK1138? Does the system detect a USB device is connected? Are you using an mp3 player or a thumb drive? PM me the details, I'm happy to look into it. :)

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Originally Posted by bikerlbf406 View Post
Thanks for the info. I do not have a touch screen, so I guess MyFord is different from MyFordTouch. I tried the radio commands and they do not work. Thanks for all the help though.
Hi, bikerlbf406 -

This chart is a great break down of the difference between the two systems:

http://www.Ford.com/technology/sync/packages/

For a list of available commands, see the link below:

http://Support.Ford.com/sync-technol...ategories-sync

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Originally Posted by biggc View Post
cant hook up mp2 player.says not compatible device.need help
Hi, biggc -

SYNC isn't compatible with all device. To find one that will work, check out our compatibility chart:

http://Support.Ford.com/sync-technol...atibility-sync

If anyone has additional questions, shoot me a PM.

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