How do I adjust the navigation volume with SYNC®* 3?

Step 1: Enable the navigation voice prompts

  1. Press Settings.
  2. Select Navigation.
  3. Press Navigation Preferences
  4. Ensure Guidance Prompts is set to Voice and Tones.

Step 2: Adjust the navigation voice volume

  1. Wait for the navigation voice to begin speaking.
  2. Before the voice finishes giving directions, adjust the volume using one of the following options:
    • Using the volume controls on your steering wheel (Vol+ or Vol-)
    • Turning the audio volume control knob located on the center console


  • The SYNC voice that you interact with when controlling climate, phone, entertainment, and media devices can be adjusted separately from the Navigation System voice that guides turn-by-turn directions. Learn how to adjust the SYNC voice volume.
  • Instructions may vary. For information specific to your vehicle, refer to your Owner's Manual.

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*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.