Sometimes the radio was functional and sometimes not. Of from a reputable dealer, then I would return it for a better card. I thought the vehicle had a bad battery, after multiple attempts to jump start the car, it finally started. I refuse to sink more money in this car. I went all weekend without an issue and then this morning on the way to work, I got the reboot again. So I have a brand new radio for 180 Euros and a one year warranty coming with it. The part alone is 498 another 100+ for labor.
I did a Master Reset which, did not work like previous times when it rebooted back up all my settings were still there and then it went through the whole screen going black again When it booted back the second time my settings were all gone and I had to add my phone again like it should have done to begin with. You can do this by turning the radio on and setting it to a local station. Your Service Department may not have been aware of that. Sep 23, 2007 Hi nhmteam. Shortly after that I started hearing a popping sound in the radio, then the radio stopped working completely. Pressing your finger to a screen and holding it there will not work.
Finally today did the remove black battery wires for about 15 minutes. If the card was jammed in backwards, then the slot may be damaged. Completely power down your phone for at least a minute. Then did you pull the black battery cable clamp off the battery for five minutes? Now the system would reboot with the new screen. Stopping or interfering the process could totally throw the system out of whack. Soon thereafter, the jerking and shaking of the vehicle. We have had to reboot about every 2-3 weeks over the last few months.
There are limits as to the total number of songs a Sync system can index try to keep it under 2,000 or 32 gb. Nothing worked and Ford is just trying to make money from this scam. Wiper infrequently stop working and park in middle of winshield. Just a black screen that shows the date and time. And, there may be a need for an expert to do a diagnosis to determine if you have an electronics issue that needs reprogramming or replacement. Problems with electrical components tend to appear very early in their usage life. Would they charge me to service MyFordSync if I need to take it in or is there an extended warranty for it, being that it has been so problematic? Will I have to do this every two months for the life of the car to get the turn by turn directions working correctly again.
I bought it new and have problems with transmission slipping, jumping, lurching. Aug 16, 2010 open your ipod with a guitar pick, and go to the hold button area, place whatevers loose back in the original position or unsolder the switch and replace it with a peice of wire connecting the places where the switch used to be. This refreshes the system and makes everything work better… I have a Ford Escape 2013. Then, I gave a call to Ford and opened a file to try to get the problem solved for free. Not too bad at the end on a car that is almost 6 years old. Took over 2 weeks for ok then they had to order the part.
There have been at least three software upgrades for the 2011 Edge MyFord Touch since your vehicle was released. Connected phone — nothing happens either — no power or connection. Watch for the clusters to power off 4. Again, I am familiar with navs, voice commands, touch screens etc. I followed the sound to one speaker in the rear of my car.
So look the new article over and see if you can set things where you can get more out of it! Back and forth meeting with management at waldorf Ford dealership and phone calls with Ford in detroit. Can you provide a drawing showing the wire that supplies the power to the radio. Restarted the car, opened the doors to make sure everything stopped, etc. He suggested this because I sometimes have issue with the key fob locking the doors. I have been having these issues plus issues with the radio constantly resetting itself since the day I bought the car. The screen went black last week.
It's the one without the sync or phone options, just 6 preset buttons on the right button panel. More concerned with not having mytouch screen Nav and audio. Find out more about our. I googled it every which way. Yesterday I downloaded the MyFordMobile app so I could sync my cat with my phone to be notified when my battery was done charging. If you have a MyFord Touch system, there was a software update in late 2013. So this is a work around rather than a solution and you have to turn the radio off before turning the ignition off the center screen stays on else, I'm not too sure for how long exactly and maybe it won't be a massive voltage leak but I don't want to take that chance Admittedly the radio won't remember any settings, so you have to adjust these every time but hey, at least I've got sound again! There should be a reset button on the dash! After dis assembling it, they found the penny.
Tried Reset a couple of times. If so, have you taken it in for a check up? Then, one day I was driving and the lights on the visor and radio controls stopped working, they fixed most of it but the passenger visor light still doesn't work. To initiate some screen activity you have to touch in the appropriate corner on the color line. Please call ford for the problem not your dealer but ford! I was taking a turn, when my rear passenger door opened. These items can interfere with the start up procedure and prevent the radio or other equipment from turning on in sequence. I know how to set up the software, how to use the software and how to reset the software.