Ford Explorer: MyKey™ / Clearing All MyKeys

Ford Explorer 2020-2022 Owners Manual / MyKey™ / Clearing All MyKeys

When you clear your MyKeys, you remove all restrictions and return all MyKeys to their original admin key status at once. To clear all MyKeys of all MyKey settings, use the touchscreen.

  1. Switch the ignition on using an admin key.
  2. Access the main menu in the touchscreen and then scroll through the menus to begin clearing your MyKey programming. See Settings.
  3. Follow the instructions in the display.
  4. A confirmation message appears in the display after you finish clearing your MyKeys.

Note: When you clear your MyKeys, you remove all restrictions and return all MyKeys to their original admin key status. You cannot remove the MyKey restrictions individually.

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