Ford Taurus Owners Manual: USB port

WARNING:

Driving while distracted can result in loss of vehicle control, crash and injury. We strongly recommend that you use extreme caution when using any device that may take your focus off the road. Your primary responsibility is the safe operation of your vehicle. We recommend against the use of any hand-held device while driving and encourage the use of voice-operated systems when possible.

Make sure you are aware of all applicable local laws that may affect the use of electronic devices while driving.

The USB port is located in the center console. It allows you to plug in media playing devices, memory sticks and charge devices (if supported).

See the SYNC chapter for more information.

MEDIA HUB (IF EQUIPPED)

The media hub is located in the center console and has the following features:

A. A/V inputs


A. A/V inputs

B. SD card slot

C. USB ports

For more information, see the MyFord Touch chapter.

SYNC is an in-vehicle communications system that works with your


SYNC is an in-vehicle communications system that works with your Bluetooth-enabled cellular phone and portable media player. This allows you to: • Make and receive calls.

• Access and play music from your portable music player.

• Use 911 Assist, Vehicle Health Report and SYNC Services (Traffic, Directions & Information) (if equipped).

• Use applications, such as Pandora and Stitcher, via SYNC AppLink™ (if applicable).

• Access phonebook contacts and music via voice commands.

• Stream music from your connected phone.

• Text message.

• Use the advanced voice recognition system.

• USB device charging (if your device supports this).

    Auxiliary input jack
    WARNING: Driving while distracted can result in loss of vehicle control, crash and injury. We strongly recommend that you use extreme caution when using any device that may take your focus off the ...

    SYNC®
    GENERAL INFORMATION Make sure you review your device’s manual before using it with SYNC. Support The SYNC support team is available to help you with any questions you cannot answer on your own. ...

    Other materials:

    Cleaning the instrument panel and instrument cluster lens
    WARNING: Do not use chemical solvents or strong detergents when cleaning the steering wheel or instrument panel to avoid contamination of the airbag system. Clean the instrument panel and cluster lens with a clean, damp, white, cotton cloth, then use a clean and dry, white, cotton cloth to dry t ...

    Fuel cut-off switch
    WARNING: Failure to inspect and if necessary repair fuel leaks after a collision may increase the risk of fire and serious injury. Ford Motor Company recommends that the fuel system be inspected by an authorized dealer after any collision. In the event of a moderate to severe collision, this v ...

    Navigation system
    Note: The navigation SD card must be in the SD card slot to operate the navigation system. If you need a replacement SD card, see your authorized dealer. Note: The SD card slot is spring-loaded. To remove the SD card, just push the card in and release it. Do not attempt to pull the card out to ...