SYNC voice commands by category

SYNC® with Voice-Activated Navigation voice commands offer hands-free control of a wide range of in-vehicle and external systems.27

Voice command categories

 Category

 Commands

Entertainment
Commands for music and media systems:

AM/FM radio, SiriusXM Satellite Radio, CD/DVD player, Jukebox, USB media player, Bluetooth® Audio, and auxiliary devices34,48

See Exploring Entertainment by voice
Phone Commands for calling, text messaging, and changing phone settings

See Exploring Phone by voice
Information
Commands for using SYNC Services and SiriusXM Travel Link to get information and directions129
 
Navigation
Commands for using the Voice-Activated Navigation system

See Exploring Navigation by voice

Global voice commands

Action

Commands

Go back one step in the voice dialogue "Back"
Hear valid commands for the current step in the voice dialogue "Help"
End any voice session in progress "Cancel"

"Exit" 
Switch to the SYNC menu: Phone, USB, Bluetooth Audio, and Line In "SYNC" 
Switch to the Voice-Activated Navigation menu: Radio, Sirius Travel Link, Jukebox, CD/DVD, Navigation "Main menu"
Hear a brief tutorial on using SYNC "Tutorial"
Have a Vehicle Health Report sent to your SYNC Owner account "Vehicle Health Report"

SYNC Voice Settings commands

action

commands

Change voice interaction level "SYNC" | pause | "Voice settings" | pause | "Interaction mode <standard/advanced>"
Turn on/off confirmation prompts "SYNC" | pause | "Voice settings" | pause | "Confirmation prompts <on/off>"
Turn on/off the listing of "candidates" when SYNC finds several selections matching your request
"SYNC" | pause | "Voice settings" | pause | "<Phone/Media> candidate lists <on/off>"

Ex.: "SYNC" | pause | "Voice settings" | pause | "Media candidate lists off" 
 
Ex.: "SYNC" | pause | "Voice settings" | pause | "Phone candidate lists on"

Display commands

Action

commands

Turn on/off the display "Main menu" | pause | "Display Mode" | pause | "Display <on/off>"
Change the brightness of the display "Main menu" | pause | "Display Mode" | pause | "<Brighter/Dimmer>"
Use preset brightness levels "Main menu" | pause | "Display Mode" | pause | "<Day/Night>"
Adjust brightness relative to outside conditions "Main menu" | pause | "Display Mode" | pause | "Auto"
 
 

User profile commands

Action

commands

Create a new user profile "Main menu" | pause | "User profile" | pause | "Create user profile <1/2>"
Use an existing user profile "Main menu" | pause | "User profile" | pause | "Select user profile <1/2>"
Change an existing user profile "Main menu" | pause | "User profile" | pause | "Edit user profile <1/2>"
Delete a user profile "Main menu" | pause | "User profile" | pause | "Delete user profile <1/2>"