How to hear text messages with voice commands and SYNC® 3

With a simple voice command, SYNC® 3 enables you to listen to text messages while your phone is securely put away. You may also be able to reply with one of 15 pre-set messages with voice commands.

Text messaging is a phone-dependent feature. View the SYNC® 3 compatibility chart for your device. 

Before you start: 

• Check your phone’s compatibility with SYNC® 3.

• Pair your phone with SYNC® 3.

• If you have an iPhone, please see “Receiving iPhone text messages with SYNC® 3”

  • Step 1
    Receiving a text message
    When a new text message arrives, an audible tone will sound and the touchscreen will display a pop-up with the sender’s name and ID
    Note: If this feature is supported by your phone.
  • Step 2
    Press the Voice button on your steering wheel and say, “Listen to Message.”
    SYNC® 3 will read the message aloud.
  • Step 3
    If you wish to call the sender, press the Voice button and say, “Dial.”
  • Step 4
    Replying to text messages with voice commands and preset messages*
    After listening to a text message, press the Voice button and say, “Reply to text message.” SYNC® 3 will then read the list of preset messages with corresponding numbers. Reply with the number of the message you would like to send. SYNC® 3 will confirm your choice.
    *This option is not available with iPhones.
    Note: Downloading and sending text messages using Bluetooth® are phone-dependent features.
     Certain features in text messaging are speed-dependent and not available when your vehicle is traveling at speeds more than 3 mph (5 km/h).
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