LINCOLN PHONE AS A KEY

AT LINCOLN OF ENGLEWOOD

Lincoln Phone As A Key* delivers the functionality of a traditional key fob — including lock/unlock doors, remote vehicle start/stop and operation, liftgate control and vehicle location — through the Lincoln Way** app on your smartphone, even when your key fob isn't with you.

USE PHONE AS A KEY WITH YOUR LINCOLN FROM LINCOLN OF ENGLEWOOD AND EXPERIENCE CONVENIENCE AT ITS HANDIEST

Make sure your mobile device’s Bluetooth® (as well as location tracking) is turned ON. The Bluetooth signal authorizes your smartphone for use with your vehicle.

To lock or unlock your vehicle, grab the door handle with your smartphone in hand.

Open and close hands-free liftgates with either a kick or through the Lincoln Way app.

You can now enter the vehicle, push the start button and drive away — as long as you have your smartphone with you.

Remember, Phone As A Key is only available if you have the Lincoln Way App installed on your smartphone.

GET STARTED WITH PHONE AS A KEY* GET THE ESSENTIAL APP. ACCESS YOUR VIRTUAL KEY.

If you haven't done so, take a moment to download the Lincoln Way™** App. It's the only way to unlock the state-of-the-art convenience that is Phone As A Key.

  • 1. Download the Lincoln Way app from the App Store® or Google Play Store.
  • 2. Enroll by creating an account or logging in to an existing account.
  • 3. Create a PIN, then add and activate your new Lincoln using Lincoln Connect.
  • 4. Set up and start using Phone As A Key*.

FAQs

How do I use my vehicle at a valet?
  • Open Valet Mode in the Settings. SYNC® will display a temporary eight-digit valet passcode. Note: Backup start passcode must already be set up.
  • Write down the passcode and give it to the valet attendant in order to:
  • 1. Unlock your vehicle's door. The valet should use the first five digits of the temporary passcode by entering them on the SecuriCode keyless entry keypad.

    2. To start the engine SYNC will request the valet driver to enter all eight digits from your temporary passcode.

  • Once the valet delivers your vehicle, SYNC will prompt you to exit valet mode.
 How do I enter and start my vehicle if my phone battery is dead?
  • Enter the personal door keypad code that was created during setup
  • Upon entering your vehicle, press the ignition button and the brake to start the vehicle
  • If Lincoln Connect does not detect a smartphone key, you will be asked to enter the backup start passcode.
 How do I enter and start my vehicle if my phone has been lost or stolen?
  • Enter the Personal Door Keypad Code to open the door.
  • Press the Start button while holding down the brake pedal. SYNC will prompt you enter the backup start passcode since you won’t have your smartphone.
  • Go to a secure area and log in to a different device, then delete the digital key used in the lost or stolen cell phone.
 Why are my Phone As A Key controls grayed out on the app?

You may not be close enough to the vehicle to establish a secure Bluetooth® connection. Make sure you are within 130 feet (40 meters) and that Bluetooth is turned on.

 I installed my Lincoln Way app and reinstalled it. Why can’t I get a new key?

The original key must be revoked first through the Key Reset menu. Once that is complete, simply request a new virtual key from the app.

 How do I delete a key from a phone other than mine?

If the keys belong to your account, you can delete them from the Lincoln Way app. If not, the only way to delete them is to perform a key reset.

 What smartphones are compatible with Phone As A Key?
  • iOS devices version 9.0 and higher.
  • Android phones.
  • Initial setup must be completed through the Lincoln Way App, and the app must be running at least in the background.
  • Modem registration must be completed on the Lincoln Way App.
  • The phone used must have Bluetooth® 4.2 as a minimum version, and it must be running.

*Requires feature activation.

**The Lincoln Way app, compatible with select smartphone platforms, is available via download. Message and data rates may apply.

Lincoln Connect (standard on select vehicles, the Lincoln Way app and complimentary connected service are required for remote features (see Lincoln Way terms for details). Connected service and features depend on compatible AT&T network availability. Evolving technology/cellular networks/vehicle capability may limit functionality and prevent operation of connected features. Connected service excludes Wi-Fi hotspot.