How do I disable Android Auto™* with SYNC®** 3?

When you are connected to Android Auto, many SYNC 3 features, such as the available Navigation system and SYNC® AppLink®***, will be unavailable.

To disable Android Auto:

  1. Press the Speedometer icon on the Android Auto feature bar.
  2. Select Return to SYNC.
  3. Press Android Auto Preferences.
  4. Select the smartphone that you want to disable.
  5. Select the drop-down arrow next to Enable.
  6. Press Disable to disconnect.

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Additional Topics

How do I use Android Auto with SYNC 3?
How do I identify my SYNC version?


*Requires phone with active data service and compatible software. SYNC 3 does not control 3rd party products while in use.  3rd Parties are solely responsible for their respective functionality.

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

***Commands may vary by phone and AppLink software.