What is my Ford's Auto Hold* feature?

Auto Hold keeps the vehicle at a complete stop until you press the accelerator. This is useful in stop-and-go traffic and at traffic lights, so you can relax your foot more comfortably. The rear brake lights remain illuminated when Auto Hold is engaged.

Using Auto Hold

  1. Press the Auto Hold button Auto Hold Button on the instrument cluster or the console to turn the feature on. The feature can be turned on at any time, even when the vehicle is moving. The AUTO HOLD icon will illuminate in the cluster when the system is turned on.illuminated Ford Auto Hold icon
  2. Press the brake to bring the vehicle to a complete stop.
  3. You can remove your foot from the brake pedal and the vehicle will remain stationary until you press the accelerator.

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*Feature is available on select vehicles. Features may vary based on model year, trim, options, packages, and supply availability. Use the Build and Price tool to view feature availability on current models. If you have questions or need more information, reference your Owner’s Manual or contact your Ford Dealer. Driver-assist features are supplemental and do not replace the driver’s attention, judgment, and need to control the vehicle. Refer to your Owner’s Manual for details and limitations.