SYNC screen with directions displayed

When your SYNC® vehicle is equipped with the optional Voice-Activated Navigation system, you can use voice commands to set your destination and manage your Navigation options.12

Key points about Navigation voice commands

  • Action
    Voice Commands
  • Get directions to an address
    “Destination address” | pause | “[address]”
  • Ex.: “Destination address” | pause | "123 Main Street, Anytown, NY"
  • Get directions to an intersection
    “Destination intersection” | pause | follow prompts
  • Get directions to a POI when you know the name
    “Destination POI” | pause | follow prompts | pause | "Name" | pause | "[name]"
  • Get directions to a POI when you don't know the name
    “Destination POI” | pause | follow prompts | pause | "Category" | pause "[category]"
  • Ex.: "Destination POI" | pause |"Nearby" | pause |"Category" | pause | "Fuel station"
  • Get directions to a POI when you know the category
    “Destination [POI category]” | pause | follow prompts
  • Ex.: "Destination fuel station" | pause | follow prompts
  • Get directions to nearest POI when you know the category
    “Destination nearest [POI category]” | pause | follow prompts
  • Ex.: "Destination nearest fuel station" | pause | follow prompts
  • Get directions from current location to home/work
    "Destination [Home/Work]"
  • Get directions to one of your preset Favorites
    "Destination Favorites" | pause | follow prompts
  • Get directions to a previously set destination
    "Destination previous destination" | pause | follow prompts
  • Get directions to one of your named destinations
    "Destination [nametag]"
  • Hear the available named destinations
    "Navigation" | pause | "Play nametags"
  • Show map on the touchscreen
    "Navigation" | pause | "Show map"
  • Show North at top of map
    "Navigation" | pause | "Show North up"
  • Show current vehicle heading at top of map
    "Navigation" | pause | "Show heading up"
  • Zoom in on the map
    "Navigation" | pause | "Zoom in"
  • Zoom in as far as possible
    "Navigation" | pause | "Zoom in minimum"
  • Zoom out on the map
    "Navigation" | pause | "Zoom out"
  • Zoom out as far as possible
    "Navigation" | pause | "Zoom out maximum"
  • Show destination on the map
    "Navigation" | pause | "Show destination"
  • When a route is active, use the following commands:
  • Show next waypoint in route on the map
    "Navigation" | pause | "Show next waypoint"
  • Cancel next waypoint
    "Navigation" | pause | Cancel next waypoint"
  • Show entire route on the map
    "Navigation" | pause | "Show route"
  • End Navigation
    "Navigation" | pause | "Cancel route"
  • Change the route
    "Navigation" | pause | "Detour"
  • See the directions listed on the touchscreen next to the map
    "Navigation" | pause | "Show turn list"
  • Hear the directions read to you turn by turn
    "Navigation" | pause | "Voice on"
  • Stop audible directions
    "Navigation" | pause | "Voice off"
  • Adjust voice volume
    "Navigation" | pause | "Voice volume [increase/decrease]"
  • Hear the upcoming turn instruction again
    "Navigation" | pause | "Repeat instruction"

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