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Old 3/20/17, 11:53 AM   #1
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Apple Car Play 2016 Mustang? Was it ever released...

Greetings,

I am just wondering if the Apple Car Play update ever came out for the 2016 Mustang? If so, how do I get it?

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I'm 99.9% percent sure it wasn't...
they use Microsoft Sync...
You need to trade for a new Camaro haha
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They still call it SYNC, but Microsoft is not part of the equation anymore. I think the OS is QNX based now.
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Yeah, to be clear as mud, you can sort-of use most of your Apple device with Sync, tho.
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OP, we don't know.

Make an account on syncmyride.com. Follow the instructions for updates there. Before updating, check to see if the CarPlay update is included.

I have had a lot of trouble getting straight answers out of the SYNC community in general regarding iOS features. It seems everyone is on Android or only uses their phone to make calls.
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I'm 99.9% percent sure it wasn't...
they use Microsoft Sync...
You need to trade for a new Camaro haha

It was supposed to....

https://9to5mac.com/2016/01/04/carplay-ford-2016-2017/
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Ford was supposed to release the update originally by the summer of 2016. Then it got pushed to being released by the end of 2016. Now they are saying "sometime" in 2017 (if at all IMO). I have reached out many times to Ford and cannot get an answer as to whether they are even releasing it anymore. I know they can release it because there is a leaked software update (directly from Ford) that gives you the new update on 2016 MY cars where you can use Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. I never installed it because they said it WILL void your warranty unless it's an OTA update released specifically for that MY.
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