How do I install SYNC®* updates using a USB?

To update your SYNC system using a USB, also known as a flash or thumb drive, visit and enter your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN).

Note: If your vehicle is equipped with SYNC 3 with Navigation, you can enable automatic updates via Wi-Fi**. Click here to learn how.

Additional Topics

Is there a cost to download SYNC updates?
Can I upgrade from a previous SYNC system to a newer SYNC system?
How do I update the SYNC Navigation map system?

*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.

**Requires in-vehicle USB mobile broadband connection, PAN-supported mobile device, or proximity to an outside wireless hotspot. Wi-Fi is a registered trademark of the Wi-Fi Alliance.®