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Old 11-20-2012, 12:43 PM   #11
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I received confirmation that my car's version of myford 3.1.1 is the latest version for my car. Since it is clear that there are newer versions of the myford os out in later production models of the ff, is it true that myford equipped cars will be the equivalent of "Android"?: There will be multiple versions of the os released without any plans to make older build date cars updated with the latest os?
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Old 12-04-2012, 02:25 PM   #12
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Bump this, I want my SYNC update!
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Old 12-06-2012, 09:35 AM   #13
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I just got a new 2013 SE HB (auto) with no options, so it has "Sync with MyFord" I believe (has the small color non-touch center screen, and definitely not MFT). The syncmyride.com site shows this for my version:
Sync VersionGen1 - V4.1.2.F
I haven't had it in for service, so that's the way it was right from the dealer.

I have not verified this in the vehicle itself - I seem to remember running across version numbers somewhere in the menu system. But presumably when you submit a vehicle health report (I did the other day) it sends the version information too(?)
That's correct, recyclebin, running a Vehicle Health Report will report the latest software. Otherwise, you can run the SYNC Status Checker to confirm which version is installed:

http://support.ford.com/sync-technol...e-version-sync

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I received confirmation that my car's version of myford 3.1.1 is the latest version for my car. Since it is clear that there are newer versions of the myford os out in later production models of the ff, is it true that myford equipped cars will be the equivalent of "Android"?: There will be multiple versions of the os released without any plans to make older build date cars updated with the latest os?
Our engineers are always working on updates, valmundo, but I can't speculate on timing or availability. As updates are released, announcements will be made here:

http://boards.synccommunity.com/n/pf...cmb&listMode=0

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Old 12-18-2012, 03:16 PM   #14
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That's correct, recyclebin, running a Vehicle Health Report will report the latest software. Otherwise, you can run the SYNC Status Checker to confirm which version is installed:

http://support.ford.com/sync-technol...e-version-sync

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I ran a VHR on my 2013 Focus SE and I don't see any reference to the SYNC version. Syncmyride says I have V4.1.2.F but I don't know where that info comes from. I don't like to do the status checker since it requires me to install Java and I stay clear of that mess as far as possible. Is V4.1.2F the current version for my model?

Here's what I get on my report:

Vehicle maintenance information as of today, December 18, 2012:

Engine, Transmission, & EmissionsOK
Brakes & SuspensionOK
Restraints & Driver AssistanceOK
Checks, Fluids & FiltersOK
Scheduled MaintenanceImportant Maintenance Reminders for 2013 Ford Focus
6Dealership CouponsView service and accessory specials from your dealership
Dealer Inspection ItemsView needed service(s) identified during your last dealership visit
Recalls & Field Service Actions

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Old 12-23-2012, 05:18 PM   #15
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I also have a 2012 Ford Focus with the Sync system but not the touch screen. My boyfriend just got a 2013 F-150 and it has the Sync also without the touch screen and his has a lot more features. I don't understand why they can't update our systems to the same one that the 2013s have :/
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Bump this, I want my SYNC update!
So those of us with 3.1.1. are stuck with it forever? No upgrade?
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Old 06-22-2013, 07:55 AM   #17
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I have Sync VersionGen1 - V3.1.4.C on my SE (no mft). I complained to ford rep about mic being useless at hi-way speeds, and he told me about new version and to go to dealer for flash. It has helped alot, making calls is now possible at high speed.
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Old 09-18-2013, 11:44 AM   #18
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I have Sync VersionGen1 - V3.1.4.C on my SE (no mft). I complained to ford rep about mic being useless at hi-way speeds, and he told me about new version and to go to dealer for flash. It has helped alot, making calls is now possible at high speed.
Any idea what version you originally had?
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Old 12-24-2013, 02:29 PM   #19
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There *is* an updated version of SYNC with MyFord for those with v3.1.1, which is what I originally had. I took my Focus in last week and one of my complaints was that people couldn't hear me on the in-car speakerphone. The dealer flashed my car's audio system with SYNC "Gen1 - 3.1.6.C" firmware. It has really helped with voice conversations, and has mostly resolved my complaints about the big steps in the sound system's volume control. I'm much happier with the system now.
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There *is* an updated version of SYNC with MyFord for those with v3.1.1, which is what I originally had. I took my Focus in last week and one of my complaints was that people couldn't hear me on the in-car speakerphone. The dealer flashed my car's audio system with SYNC "Gen1 - 3.1.6.C" firmware. It has really helped with voice conversations, and has mostly resolved my complaints about the big steps in the sound system's volume control. I'm much happier with the system now.
Digging up a slightly older thread here...is there anyway to do this without taking it to the dealer?
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