How do I use SiriusXM®* Radio with SYNC®**?


SiriusXM is a satellite radio service that offers over 150 channels of digital-quality music, sports, news, talk, and entertainment programming. SiriusXM Radio and SYNC are compatible and will function together in the vehicle.

Visit the SiriusXM website or call 888-539-7474 for subscription renewals and for additional information. Be prepared to provide your Satellite Electronic Serial Number (ESN) or account number when contacting SiriusXM.

Vehicles purchased at a Ford Dealer are eligible for a free, three-month trial.

To get started, confirm which SYNC generation you have using the resources below, and then select the appropriate drop-down option.

Identifying Your Vehicle's SYNC Generation

There are two resources to help you identify your vehicle's SYNC generation:

  • SYNC and Navigation Updates page, which allows you to enter your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) or Login with your Ford credentials, and select Check for update. Your current SYNC generation will appear on the right-hand side of the page.
  • SYNC Visual Reference Guide, which has example images of each generation of SYNC Ford has offered.

SYNC Version


Watch the video below for instructions on how to set up and use SiriusXM Radio with SYNC 3.

SYNC® with MyFord® Touch

Watch the video below for instructions on how to set up and use SiriusXM Radio with SYNC with MyFord Touch.

*Sirius, XM, and all related marks and logos are trademarks of Sirius XM Radio Inc.

**Don’t drive while distracted. Use voice-operated systems when possible; don’t use handheld devices while driving. Some features may be locked out while the vehicle is in gear. Not all features are compatible with all phones.