What Is Ford Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop-and-Go?

Available Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) lets you maintain a preset speed and distance from the vehicle ahead. ACC with Stop-and-Go can even help you come to a complete stop.

The cruise controls are on the steering wheel.*

Choosing Adaptive Cruise Control mode

  1. Select Driver Assist using the five-way steering wheel controls.
  2. Select Cruise Control.
  3. Choose Adaptive to enable Adaptive Cruise Control.
    • Note: To use conventional cruise control, choose Normal.

Setting the Adaptive Cruise Control speed

  1. Press ON on the cruise control switch on your steering wheel.*
  2. Drive to your desired speed.
  3. Press SET.
  4. Take your foot off the accelerator.

The speed control system indicator light  illuminates when you turn Adaptive Cruise Control on. The color of the indicator changes to indicate the system status.

  • White indicates Adaptive Cruise Control is on but inactive.
  • Green indicates that you set the speed and Adaptive Cruise Control is active.

Canceling Adaptive Cruise Control

Press the Cancel (CNCL) button on the steering wheel or apply the brakes.*

Additional Topics

What is Adaptive Cruise Control?
What is Lane Centering?
What is Intelligent Adaptive Cruise Control?

*Location and appearance of buttons may vary. See your Owner's Manual for information specific to your vehicle.

Driver-assist features are supplemental and do not replace the driver’s attention, judgment, and need to control the vehicle. See your Owner’s Manual for details and limitations.

Normal Cruise Control will not brake when your vehicle is approaching slower vehicles. Always be aware of which mode you have selected and apply brakes when necessary.