What is Phone As A Key™* for my Lincoln vehicle?

Phone As A Key allows you to use your device as a key fob with the Lincoln Way®** App.

Important: It is recommended to always have your key fob present when using Phone As A Key.

Phone As A Key Controls

In addition to your Remote Commands, you can also control the following:

  • Windows up and down
  • Trunk or liftgate
  • Horn and lights
  • Start and drive your vehicle
  • Assign up to four virtual keys to one vehicle


You must have:

  • An Apple®† device with Apple iOS®†† 13.0 or newer or an Android™‡ device with Android OS 8.0 or newer.
  • Bluetooth®‡‡ Low Energy (BLE) version 4.2 or newer on your device.
  • Bluetooth turned on at all times for correct operation.
  • El Aplicación Lincoln Way installed and running on your device with an active account.

    Note: Ensure your Lincoln Way App version is up to date.

  • Lincoln Way Connect®a and Phone As A Key activated prior to the first use of Phone As A Key.
  • Your Bluetooth-enabled device within 130 feet (40 meters) to authorize for use.

Información adicional

¿Mi vehículo está equipado con Lincoln Connect?
How do I activate the Lincoln Connect modem in my vehicle?
¿Cómo configuro Phone As A Key?
What do I do if Phone As A Key is not working?
How do I program a personal Keyless Entry code?

*Disponible en vehículos selectos. Requiere activación de la característica. No es compatible con todos los smartphones.

**The Lincoln Way App, compatible with select smartphone platforms, is available via a download. Se pueden aplicar cargos por mensajes y datos.

iPhone is a trademark of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.

††iOS is a trademark of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.

Android is a trademark of Google Inc.

‡‡The Bluetooth word mark is a trademark of the Bluetooth SIG, Inc.

aLincoln Way Connect (optional on select vehicles), the Lincoln Way App, and Complimentary Connected Service are required for remote features (see los términos y condiciones de Lincoln Way para obtener más información). El servicio conectado y las características dependen de la disponibilidad de la red AT&T. La tecnología en evolución/las redes de telefonía celular/la capacidad del vehículo pueden limitar la funcionalidad y evitar el funcionamiento de las características conectadas. Los servicios conectados no incluyen zona Wi-Fi.