Roximity for SYNC AppLink

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With available SYNC® AppLink™, you can use your voice to control a variety of mobile apps in your vehicle. Roximity, available for iPhone® and AndroidTM devices, is a location-aware app that alerts you to surrounding store and restaurant deals and specials in real-time. To find out if Roximity is available for your mobile device, check your app store.27,43,63

Please note: SYNC AppLink is available on select models and compatible with select smartphone platforms. SYNC AppLink is not compatible with MyFord Touch. Commands may vary by phone and SYNC AppLink software.


Before getting started, make sure you are using a SYNC AppLink-compatible device that supports the Roximity app. Roximity works with SYNC AppLink and your iPhone device.

Once you've confirmed that your device is compatible with SYNC AppLink and Roximity, follow these steps:

1. Familiarize yourself with the controls in your vehicle.

2. Download Roximity from your phone's app store.*

3. Launch Roximity on your mobile device.

4. Turn on your vehicle's ignition and make sure your phone is paired with SYNC.

*Refer to the terms and conditions of use of the app provider for more information on how your data is used.


1. Press Voice and say, "Mobile applications."
SYNC responds with "Mobile applications, please say a command."

2. "Say, "Roximity."

To start using Roximity, press Voice and say any of the following commands:


Voice Command

Get nearby deal alerts "Find nearby deals"
Read list of deal categories "List deal categories"
Find nearby restaurant deals "Restaurants"
Find nearby spa and salon deals "Spa and salon"
Find nearby health and fitness deals "Health and fitness"
Find nearby men's clothing deals "Men's clothing"
Find nearby women's clothing deals "Women's clothing"
Find nearby food and grocery deals
"Food and grocery"
Find nearby bar and club deals
"Bars and clubs"
Find nearby treat deals
Find nearby home service deals
"Home services"
Find nearby auto service deals
"Auto services"
Find nearby entertainment deals
Find nearby sports event deals
"Sports events"
Find nearby concert deals
Find nearby breakfast deals
Find nearby lunch deals
Find nearby dinner deals
Find nearby late night deals
"Late night"
Read details of currently selected deal
Hear list of all deals and details
"Read all"
Hear details of next deal
"Next deal"
Hear details of previous deal
"Previous d eal"
Call retailer through SYNC (if phone number is provided by retailer)
"Call retailer"
End "Read all" sequence
Exit application


You can use manual controls to listen to Roximity, if desired.

1. Press Phone.

2. Browse to "Mobile Applications" menu option and press OK.
(If you have a Navigation radio, press the SYNC Apps tab, and then browse the "Mobile Applications.")

3. Select "Roximity" and press OK.

4. Press Voice and say "Find nearby deals."  You can also say the name of a deal category from the list of Roximity's voice commands.

To continue using Roximity, press a radio or steering wheel control to perform any of the following actions:


Manual Control

Hear details of currently selected deal Press OK
Select deal saved to a preset Press Preset
Skip to next available deal Press Seek Forward (>>|)
Skip to previous available deal Press Seek Backward (|<<)
Scroll through available deals Press Tune Up or Tune Down

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