Ford+Alexa

Ford+Alexa In Memphis, TN

Whether you get a craving for a big burger or seafood gumbo, you can take care of dinner on your drive home. Just say, "Alexa, call Westy's." Place your order as you drive, and your food will be ready at curbside pick-up when you arrive.

Thinking of heading to Reelfoot Lake State Park this weekend? Check the conditions before you head out by asking, "Alexa, what's Saturday's weather forecast for Tiptonville?"

Have tickets for a show at Minglewood Hall? Get pumped up for the show by turning your cabin into a concert hall. All you have to do is say, "Alexa, start my favorite playlist."

All the Alexa capabilities you've come to know and love are now available as you drive when you have Ford+Alexa in your Ford vehicle.

Want to stay connected, even when you're driving along Walnut Grove Road through Shelby Farms Park? Visit AutoNation Ford Memphis. We've got an entire showroom of new Ford vehicles equipped with the most dynamic voice assistant technology available. We also offer pre-owned vehicles.

Serving customers in Germantown, Collierville, Southaven, Olive Branch, and Bartlett, our team members are here to answer all your Ford+Alexa questions. We'll make sure when you get back on the road, you don't miss a single chapter of your digital life.

Call us to schedule an appointment or stop by our dealership today. You'll find us at 2515 Mt Moriah Road.

How Do I Set Up My Ford+Alexa?

Setting up Ford+Alexa is a simple process, especially if your vehicle has Ford Alexa Built-in. Within a matter of minutes, you can be up and running and asking: "Alexa, what's the traffic like on I-240?"

To set up Ford Alexa Built-in follow these steps:
  • Activate your FordPass™ Connect. (If you've already done this, skip to Step Two.)

  • Download the FordPass™ App and set up an account
  • Turn the vehicle off and tap "Add Vehicle" on the FordPass™ App
  • Scan or type in your vehicle's VIN on the FordPass™ App
  • Enter a name for your vehicle in the FordPass™ App
  • Tap "Activate Vehicle"
  • Start your vehicle and tap "Allow" on the vehicle's SYNC® screen
  • Agree to the Ford Terms and Conditions

  • Register Ford Alexa Built-in by tapping the Alexa icon on your vehicle's SYNC® 4 screen.

  • On the status information screen, select Amazon Alexa, then select "Yes" or "Get Started" to set up Alexa.

  • Sign in to your Amazon account by scanning the QR code, or you can sign in on your smart device at Amazon.com/code.

  • After you're logged in, follow the on-screen prompts to complete the Alexa registration for your vehicle.

  • (Optional) Tap "Yes" to activate the Alexa wake word on your vehicle's SYNC® 4 screen.

Congratulations! You're ready to use Ford Alexa Built-in.

Ford+Alexa Summary

The integrated software currently available in late-model Ford vehicles is some of the most advanced onboard technology on the market. And with Ford+Alexa you can take your connected experience to an entirely new level.

Can't wait to find out what happens in the next chapter of that audiobook? Your commute will fly by when you start up where you left off simply by saying, "Alexa, play my audiobook."

Just remembered that it's your anniversary or your Mom's birthday? A command like "Alexa, find the nearest flower shop" can save the day.

Ford+Alexa allows you to access the same Alexa skills and voice services that you do at home. The Alexa capabilities you rely on using the Echo or any other Alexa device are now available while you're behind the wheel.

Ford+Alexa FAQs
Does Alexa Work With Ford SYNC® Applink®?

Yes. SYNC® 3 Applink® software version 2.2 or higher is compatible with the Ford+Alexa App. You can check the SYNC® software version you have using the SYNC® 3 touchscreen. Use the following tab selection sequence: Settings > General > About SYNC > SYNC® 3 > Software Version. Your touchscreen should display your current applink software version.

What Can I Do With Ford+Alexa?

Ford+Alexa allows you to take your voice assistant on the road. Using the voice commands you're already familiar with you can:
  • Stream music or listen to whatever playlist you're in the mood for
  • Tune into your favorite morning radio talk show, hands-free
  • Access the same mobile apps available with Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™
  • Use streaming services to listen to audiobooks or podcasts
  • Call friends, family, the office, or your significant other
  • Send text messages to check in on the kids
  • Get directions to any location with voice-activated navigation
  • Make reservations at your favorite restaurant
  • Add items to your grocery list or tomorrow's to-do list
  • Access your smart home devices to adjust the thermostat, turn lights off or on, open the garage, or activate/deactivate your security system

What Ford Models Come With Ford+Alexa?

Currently, there are five Ford vehicles that offer Ford Alexa Built-in. These include:
  • Ford Bronco
  • Ford Edge
  • Ford F-150 Super Duty
  • Ford Mustang Mach-E
  • Ford Transit

Check out the Autonation Ford Memphis online showroom to see the wide array of vehicles with Ford Alexa Built-in we currently have on hand.

There are also many Ford vehicles that are Alexa compatible. These vehicles require connection via SYNC® AppLink® so you can download the Ford+Alexa App on your iPhone or Android. Ford models with Alexa functionality through the Ford+Alexa app:
  • Ford C-Max 2016-2018
  • Ford Edge 2016-2021
  • Ford Escape 2016+
  • Ford Expedition 2016-2021
  • Ford Explorer 2016+
  • Ford F-150 2016-2021
  • Ford F-250 2016+
  • Ford F-350 2016+
  • Ford Fiesta 2016-2019
  • Ford Flex 2016-2019
  • Ford Focus 2016-2018
  • Ford Fusion 2016-2020
  • Ford Mustang 2016+
  • Ford Taurus 2016-2019
  • Ford Transit 2017-2021
  • Ford Transit Connect 2018-2021

Visit owner.ford.com for answers to questions on your specific Ford vehicle and to learn about other forward-thinking technology from Ford Motor Company.