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

Voice command categories

  • Category
  • Entertainment
    Commands for music and media systems:
  • SiriusXM Satellite Radio, USB media player, Bluetooth® Audio, and auxiliary devices34

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

  • Information

    Commands for using SYNC Services to get information and directions129

  • See Exploring Information by voice

Global voice commands

  • Category
  • Go back one step in the voice dialogue


  • Hear valid commands for the current step in the voice dialogue


  • End any voice session in progress


  • Have a Vehicle Health Report sent to your SYNC Owner account

    "Vehicle health report"

  • Change voice interaction level

    "Voice settings" | pause | "Interaction mode [standard/advanced]"

  • Turn on/off confirmation prompts

    "Voice settings" | pause | "Confirmation prompts [on/off]"

  • Turn on/off the listing of "candidates" when SYNC finds several selections matching your request

    "Voice settings" | pause | "[Phone/Media] candidate lists [on/off]"

  • Ex.: "Voice settings" | pause | "Media candidate lists off"

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