Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: How do you set a PIN for a cell phone in the HandsFreeLink?

asked by on

How do you set a PIN for a cell phone in the HandsFreeLink?

A: Your car’s HandsFreeLink® (HFL) system lets...

Your car’s HandsFreeLink® (HFL) system lets you set a security PIN for each of the six phones you can pair with it. Setting a PIN allows you to protect the phone from being accidentally deleted. Here’s how to create a PIN:

  1. Push the phone button

  2. Choose phone setup and then press the button on the center knob

  3. Choose passcode and push the button again

  4. Choose the phone you want to secure from the list. Push the button again

  5. Choose yes from the next menu and push the button

  6. Enter the PIN. It must be four digits

  7. Push enter

  8. Enter the PIN again to confirm and then press the button

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: I need antifreeze and it looks like it's red, napa sold me green will it hurt to mix

Hello. The only antifreeze that should be used in your car is that specified in the owner's manual and if not specified there, consult the OEM Factory Service Manual. The consequences of mixing "different" coolants together - and different colors...

Q: How does call waiting work with the HandsFreeLink system?

Call waiting is pretty standard on cell phones today, and the HandsFreeLink® (HFL) system is designed to work with it. When you receive a notification that there’s another incoming call, you just need to do the following: Press the...

Q: When I step on the gas pedal the car doesn't move right away and there's a loud noise coming from the hood. What's wrong with the car?

Hi there. There could be lots of things that would make noises as the vehicle is trying to move. The most common could be the transmission making a noise. If the transmission is making the noise, then it could be...

Related articles

What Causes Hoses to Leak?
While the largest part of your engine is mechanical, hydraulics plays a significant role. You’ll find fluids at work in a number of different areas. Your car's fluids include: Engine oil Transmission...
Rules of the Road For Iowa Drivers
Driving on the roads requires knowledge of the rules, many of which are based on common sense and courtesy. However, even though you know the rules in...
How Much Does a Mechanic Make in Vermont?
Automotive technician jobs in Vermont have an average mechanic salary of $37k, with some mechanics earning a salary of $53k.