How to Get the Most Out of Your Vehicle Technology (Across the Lot)

MyFord Touch

In this episode learn:

How to get the most out of the technology found in your Ford vehicle, the future of vehicle technology, and how some companies are using your personal GPS data. Special guest Alex Cryder, myTech Team Representative at Lebanon Ford.

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Show Length: 29:08

Presented by: Lebanon Ford

Lebanon Ford is a new and used car dealership located in Lebanon, Ohio, serving the greater Cincinnati and Dayton area. Lebanon Ford; Connect, Engage, Drive.

Special Guest: Alex Cryder, myTech Team Representative – Lebanon Ford

Show Notes

00:36 Introduction of the Lebanon Ford myTech Team

Find more information on myTech Team or contact Alex here.

01:38 Discussion Topic: Vehicle Technology Today

02:14 Answers to some frequently asked vehicle technology questions.

03:18 Common issues and public reception of MyFord Touch.

05:57 “Hidden” features of Microsoft Sync

06:46 Overview of Sync Services (turn by turn directions, weather, stocks, horoscopes)

10:35 Alex’s take on the future of vehicle technology.

10:56 Introducing the Ford Evos, a look in to the future of vehicle technology

Check out Alex’s blog post covering the features of the Ford Evos here.

13:13 High tech HUD (heads up display) contact lenses?

15:05 Off the Lot News and Notes

15:22 Zach: OnStar Tracks Your Car Even When You Cancel Service (via Wired)

21:38 Jeff: Ford making live operators standard with Sync service (via Autoblog)

24:46 You can contact Alex Cryder at 855-567-0440 or by email at

25:12 Answers of the Week: Why do you feel car salesmen carry negative stereotypes

26:55 Question of the Week: What do you think will be the future of vehicle technology?


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