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  1. 2017 Ford Escape Screen says "Reinsert USB"

    3G Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    My 2017 Ford Escape's screen won't allow me to play music or anything and only says "Reinsert USB" This showed up all the sudden and i have no idea where it came from or how to fix it. Help would be appreciated
  2. CarPlay Issues - only solution is leave car turned off for a while

    4G Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    Hi, I'm having some trouble with Apple CarPlay on my 2020 Escape Hybrid Titanium with HUD running SYNC 3.4 (I don't see any numbers after 3.4.) I have an iPhone running iOS 13.5.1 and the CarPlay will work but then when I do an engine power cycle I plug in my phone and it's not recognized for...
  3. Help needed with aftermarket amp install.

    3G Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    Hey all! Owner of a 2016 escape se with sync 8.0” (non-Sony). I recently installed an amp and sub to my stock radio using an LOC (mainly with the help of Centex - thank you!) everything sounds great.. on fm and xm. When I use Bluetooth and USB, I get audio from one speaker. I have double...
  4. New to the Ford Escape Family

    New Member and Owners Introductions
    Hello everyone, I am new to the Escape family as noted above. I would like to give some background to me. An Escape has always been on a little mental list of cars I want to be able to have. I loved the styling of the escapes and once I seen the 2017 redesigns I made sure that the escape went...
  5. Sync system issues

    Ford Escape General Discussion
    I took my 2016 escape in today because the sync system is very delayed and the navigation isn’t working. They told me it will be $1,000 to get the apim replaced. Changing it myself is not an option, but is there anywhere else I could get it done? I’ve tried to google it, but it’s mostly showing...
  6. [2017] Audio control buttons at steering wheel not work

    3G Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    hi , i am Ford Escape 2017 s , i have issue with Audio control buttons at steering wheel some time is working fine and sometime not working i have reset sync to default settings , but the problem not solved some time automatic return to work and sometime not work why ? and what i MUST DO
  7. Android Auto and Bluetooth Question

    3G Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    When using Android Auto, does my phone also have to be connected to the car's Bluetooth? Or is everything done over the USB connection? I'm asking because every time I plug in my phone for Android Auto, it automatically connects my phone to the car's Bluetooth, even though I set the driver's...
  8. 2014 Sync Questions about Software

    3G Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    I just bought a 2014 Escape and I am new to the world of Sync. I tried to look at the navigation section and when I pressed the link service button the screen my phone dialed a number and it told me that Ford no longer used the service??? I goto SyncMyRide.com and it takes me to the Ford Owner...
  9. ACM Replacement

    3G Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    I have had an issue where no sound outputs from my SYNC system. I have tried everything that should fix the software and still have the same issue. I looked and it seems that there may be an issue with the ACM because I also cannot tune to different radio stations when in the "Radio" option. I...
  10. New user help!! Bluetooth hell with 2014 titanium iphone 7 plus

    3G Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    Hey Guys, Ive finally decided to sit down and write my problem down and ask you guys for help before I have to resort to drastic measures. I have a 2014 Ford Escape Titanium,2.0 4WD and I've had it for about a year now. About a month ago my Iphone 7 Plus screen cracked and I went...
  11. ForScan Help?

    3G Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    Good Morning All, I'm sure this has been covered before, but for the life of me I can't find a spreadsheet of ForScan tried and true 'as built programming' for a 2015 Escape. I did find a spread sheet on the Forscan forum for the F-150 but none for the Escape. I'd like to do a few...
  12. 2017 se sync connection error

    3G Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    The other day my phone randomly disconnected from sync. Now every time I try to just click on the sync settings or applications on the menu it just says "sync connection error". I can't even get into settings to do a master reset. The usb port stopped working too and the voice commands don't...
  13. Constant Static in SYNC Media

    3G Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    I have the basic Sync with MyFord (I do not MyFord Touch). Whenever I hot the media button and it selects SYNC media for my source, I hear static. I do not have any device plugged in or connected. I do not have to even be playing anything to hear the static. Luckily, the static does not scale...
  14. ESCNAV2 - Integrated Navigation System (2014 - 2015 sync 2 only)

    Ford Escape Classified Forum
    I have two new in the box Advent ESCNAV2's. This unit will work in the 14 and 15 Escapes with Sync 2. This system is 100% plug in play. KEY FEATURES Compatible with: 2014-2015 Escape Compatible with: 2015 C-Max The First System To Support the iGo Next Gen Mapping Interface Adds the ability for...
  15. Sync module staying on and draining battery/preventing cranking

    3G Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    Hello, I have a 2014 Escape. It is Titanium trim FWD with 2.0L Ecoboost. Last week I went to the garage to start the car and it was dead. I removed the battery, put it on a charger overnight, and tried again the next morning. Still nothing. I took the battery to the parts store to have them...
  16. Sync scheduled start issues

    3G Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    I have 2017 Escape with Sync3. When I have a scheduled start scheduled and I happen to be driving my vehicle at the scheduled start time the lights flash, my hazards turn on, my doors lock and unlock and my horn honks. (For example my start time is 7:20m but I get called into work and I have to...
  17. Sync issues w/2015 Escape, HELP!!!

    3G Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    Hi everyone, glad to be a part of the membership! I just purchased a 2015 Ford Escape SE. Wow, what a nice machine from Ford with a few issues. I guess I should expect this buying a used vehicle. Perhaps this has been discussed in the past and a member can point me to a current discussion. Here...
  18. New Member 2015 Escape SE

    New Member and Owners Introductions
    Hi everyone, glad to be a part of the membership! I just purchased a 2015 Ford Escape SE. Wow, what a nice machine from Ford with a few issues. I guess I should expect this buying a used vehicle. Perhaps this has been discussed in the past and a member can point me to a current discussion. Here...
  19. Things to consider before updating sync?

    3G Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    Hello to all, Today i downloaded Sync 2 V3.10 build16180updatepackageNA. i just wanted to know if there are any rules or things i have to consider before updating my sync version, i currently have Sync2 V3.7 EA5T-14D544-AB and i'm afraid to brick my system. Or should i try and find v3.8? if...
  20. Radio performing scheduled maintanance on start up

    3G Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    My 2013 just started doing this every time I start it. When I start it, the MFT screen goes black then "SYNC" appears in big letters and then it goes into "performing scheduled maintenance" . After about 20 seconds the unit works fine. It seems as if back up power to the unit while the...
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