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Long-term test: 12,000 miles with a 2011 Ford Fiesta

Long-term test: 12,000 miles with a 2011 Ford Fiesta

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Using Ford Sync Android Destinations app with turn-by-turn navigation on the 2011 Fiesta

The Sync Destinations app for Android, iPhone and iPad ties together the turn-by-turn navigation built into the Sync head unit in the 2011 Ford Fiesta.

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Ten days using Ford Sync AppLink with Pandora

Ford’s Sync AppLink debuted December 22 and I have had ten days to use it and offer some tips. The system is not perfect, but it’s a well integrated, free value added addition to something you have already paid for: Your phone, your car and your wireless data plan.

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Droid X loves Ford Fiesta SYNC

The Motorola Droid X plays well with Ford SYNC in the 2011 Ford Fiesta.
Using verbal commands, steering wheel buttons or dash pad, the phone is fully integrated into the car for voice, text messaging and bluetooth audio.

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Ford is Sync-ing with smart phones

The idea is that electronics change rapidly, while cars are in service for years. Deploying a development layer that can be swapped out easily, extends the life of the car’s electronics so that today’s Sync doesn’t become tomorrow’s 8-track player. … Continue reading

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