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A yellow 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E with SYNC 4A and activated Over the Air updates driving along a busy highway at night


The Future of Updates

As we continue to revolutionize your driving experience, we’re determined to get the latest technology into your hands as soon as possible. Now, the 2021 Mustang Mach-E, 2021 F-150 and other SYNC® 4-equipped vehicles have advanced Over-the-Air Update technology for enhanced quality, capability and improved ownership.

Get started with the steps below:

Step 1

Connect to Wi-Fi*

Once you connect to your preferred private network, your vehicle will automatically reconnect whenever it's in range. If you aren't able to connect to Wi-Fi, we can also send updates through a cellular connection. However, for the most seamless experience, keep Wi-Fi on and connected wherever available.

A Ford vehicle dashboard and SYNC 4 screen showing navigation directions and a Bluetooth® sidebar for wireless phone connection
A Ford SYNC 4 screen displaying settings to schedule automatic updates in the vehicle for Tuesdays at 2:05 am
Step 2

Set a Recurring Schedule

While some updates complete seamlessly in the background, others will require your vehicle to be parked with the ignition off for a short period of time. Setting a schedule (we suggest overnight or during work hours) ensures you won’t need your vehicle during these types of updates. And don’t worry about forgetting — you'll be reminded of your schedule each time these updates are ready for installation, and you can adjust as needed.

Step 3

Download and Install

With Wi-Fi connected and a recurring schedule set, you’re good to go! Keep an eye out for Over-the-Air Update icons that might show up on your in-vehicle screen.

A Ford SYNC 4 touchscreen showing available apps including phone, radio, EV status, navigation, pandora, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, Alexa, and AccuWeather
A black woman dressed in a gold jumpsuit walking by a red 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E parked by a sidewalk
Step 4

Make the Most of It

View your newest update details on your in-vehicle screen. Keep checking back on and the FordPass App for future Over-the-Air Update alerts.*

Available on SYNC 4-Equipped Vehicles

A red 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E with a white background
2021 Mustang Mach-E
A black 2021 Ford F-150 with a white background
2021 F-150
A blue 2021 Ford Edge with a white background
2021 Edge

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