Connected Car - FordPass™ / Lincoln SmartLink - Sign Up for Free Wi-Fi Trial

Note Notes:

  • Your free in-vehicle Wi-Fi trial is from when the service is activated until either the data usage cap (1 GB) is reached or the time limit (30 days) expires, whichever occurs first.
  • Once the free trial expires, your device redirects you to Verizon's portal to subscribe to the service.
  • You won't receive email alerts regarding the trial deadline or data consumption.
  • For additional info regarding enrollment and vehicle compatibility, visit or
  • A FordPass or Lincoln SmartLink subscription is required to take advantage of the free Wi-Fi trial.
  • To sign up for the Wi-Fi trial, you need to:
    • locate then notate the IMEI for your Ford/Lincoln.
    • follow the steps below or contact Verizon Wireless at 877-285-4194.


  1. Ensure your Wi-Fi Hotspot is on.
  2. Using a Wi-Fi capable device (e.g., smartphone, tablet, computer, etc.), establish a connection with your car's Wi-Fi hotspot.
    Note If necessary, refer to View Network Name and Password.
  3. Launch the web browser on your connected device and navigate to the appropriate website;
    Note Your browser is automatically directed to the Verizon Wi-Fi sign up page.
  4. From the Verizon Wi-Fi sign up page, tap or click START WI-FI TRIAL.
  5. Enter the appropriate IMEI then click Continue.
    Note For assistance locating the IMEI, refer to View Device ID (ESN / IMEI / MEID).
  6. Enter your info into the required fields then review the Verizon customer agreement.
  7. To continue, select (check) I have read and agree to the Verizon customer agreement then tap or click Continue.
    Note Allow up to 15 minutes for the service to activate and to receive confirmation.


Related Topic: Wi-Fi Hotspot Settings