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FordPass Connect with Wi-Fi Hotspot

Stay connected on the go

Enjoy connectivity virtually anywhere when you use FordPass Connect to add mobile Wi-Fi hotspot capabilities to your Ford.

Here’s what you can expect

AT&T Hotspot

Access to the AT&T nationwide wireless network. Support for up to 10 personal devices, up to 50 ft. away from your vehicle.

On-demand and Live Entertainment

A rotating selection of fresh, live and on-demand animation, news, sports and
family entertainment, including audio-only podcasts for you or full streaming for your passengers, enabled by
WarnerMedia RIDE.*

Complimentary Trial

Take the feature for a test-drive – it’s complimentary for up to three months or 3GB.9

Interested? Let’s make sure you’re eligible.

Registering your vehicle with Ford owner is the best way to confirm it’s eligible. In general, select 2018 and newer vehicles with FordPass Connect (SYNC® Connect in ‘17 & ‘18 vehicles) are properly equipped for this feature. You’ll then need to download the FordPass App and activate FordPass Connect.

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Activate your trial

Here’s how to get started:

  1. In the FordPass App, select the picture of the vehicle, or the vehicle icon in the navigation, to access the vehicle menu.

  2. Scroll down until you find the Vehicle Hotspot icon.

  3. Select the “Mange my account” button. You’ll be directed to the AT&T connected car page to signup for your trial.

  4. Follow the steps provided by the carrier to sign up and begin your complimentary Wi-Fi hotspot data trial. No credit card required.

  5. Your trial will remain active for 3 months or when 3GB of data is used, whichever comes first. To ensure you don’t lose service, sign up for a wireless data plan from AT&T.

Don’t have FordPass yet?
Let’s take care of that now.

  1. Download FordPass™ App from the App Store® or Google Play™ store.

  2. Create an account in the app, then add your vehicle by scanning or typing in your VIN.

  3. Select Activate Vehicle. Start your vehicle and select Allow on the in-vehicle pop-up. You’re now ready to use FordPass Connect.