2017 Ford® Transit Connect Van & Wagon |Smart features | Ford.ca

Smart from the start.

Smart from the start.

Choosing the Transit Connect for your business is a smart move from the get-go. Its compact dimensions, and big capacities are perfect for the business plan that doesn’t require the size and cost of a full-size cargo van or passenger wagon. Now factor in the intelligent options available like the latest SYNC 390  connectivity system — and your decision to go with the Transit Connect becomes just that much smarter.
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Available Remote Start System with Perimeter Alarm

Available Remote Start System with Perimeter Alarm

Enjoy the comfort and convenience of a pre-heated or pre-cooled vehicle. The available Remote Start System has a small, single-button key fob that provides long-range remote start and stop. Passive Anti-Theft System (PATS) Interface Kit included. Available with XLT and Titanium models.
Ford Telematics™ Powered by Telogis®

Ford Telematics™ Powered by Telogis®

Ford Telematics™ powered by Telogis is designed specifically for Ford Commercial Vehicles, providing complete visibility of vehicle operations while promoting safe driving, improved productivity, and operational savings.  Ford Telematics collects real-time vehicle data and uses a secure web-based application to present your fleet data visually.  Easy dashboards, reports and real-time alerts promote smarter fleet management. Ford Telematics provides maintenance reminders based on the actual condition of the vehicle to lower maintenance costs, reduce downtime, and assist in keeping vehicles within their recommended service intervals.

Other benefits:

  •  Exclusive diagnostics - Real-time alerts, custom dashboards, and reports
  •  Driver behaviour - Seatbelt use, speeding, hard braking/accelerating and more
  •  Factory-orderable – Cost can be capitalized with vehicle purchase

Learn more

Ford Telematics is a Ford Licensed Accessory.

Available Rear View Camera10

The compact and manoeuvrable Transit Connect is designed to work efficiently in tight places, especially when making deliveries in congested areas. So the available rear view camera10  is a feature you won’t want to be without. When you shift into Reverse, it displays a video image of what’s behind you in the screen on the centre stack. It also provides guide lines to help you align your vehicle trailer hitch with the trailer’s receiving hitch. The rear view camera is available with select entertainment systems.
Available Rear View Camera
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All Transit Connect models are equipped with front- and side-impact airbags for the driver and front passenger. And the Safety Canopy® System with side-curtain airbags and rollover sensor helps protect front seat occupants, as well as passenger wagon rear seat outboard occupants. Located in the roof side rail behind the headliner, the side-curtain airbags are designed to stay inflated longer for added protection in a rollover or in multiple side impacts.
Available MyKey®

Available MyKey®

The available MyKey® lets you configure certain vehicle settings. It’s helpful when loaning your vehicle and is also utilized by fleet managers to set parameters for their drivers. Configurable features include:

• Speed minders chime set at 72, 88, 104 km/h

• Radio volume limited to 45 percent

• Belt-Minder® set to chime continuously while muting the audio system until the safety belt is buckled

• Low-fuel warning set sooner (120 km to empty)

MyKey is standard in XLT and Titanium models; included in the Taxi Package.

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Available Forward and Reverse Sensing Systems

Available Forward and Reverse Sensing Systems10

The available Forward and Reverse Sensing Systems use ultrasonic sensors in the bumpers to audibly alert you to certain objects when you’re moving forward or backing up at a slow speed. The closer you get, the quicker it beeps10 .


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Ouickclear™ Electric Windshield Defroster

Quickclear™ Electric Windshield Defroster

The available Quickclear™ electric windshield defroster gets you going on the job fast. With the engine running, the press of a button rapidly removes ice, snow, or mist. Thin heating elements embedded between two layers of glass heat up, providing quick defogging/defrosting. And it isn’t just the windshield that is cleared. The washer jets and outside mirrors are also heated.
Available SYNC® 3

Available SYNC® 390

With available SYNC 390, now with Apple CarPlay111 and Android Auto110, you can enjoy all of the great SYNC features, plus our next generation of voice-activated technology.

Smart hardware meets smart software

Easy-to-read colour touchscreen conveniently displays phone, audio and available navigation functions on the home screen

High-speed performance

From a light tap on the touchscreen to simple voice commands, SYNC 390 delivers at an impressive speed

Capacitive touchscreen

Discover impressive responsiveness with the convenient swipe feature, as well as pinch-to-zoom functionality

Enhanced voice recognition

Speak with simple, real-world voice commands and the system responds

Easy destination entry

With the optional navigation system, locate your favourite restaurants and more with simple destination entry

Siri® seamless integration

Bring the power of Siri® Eyes Free and your iPhone® into your vehicle91

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