Ford Motor Company

This page contains links to diagnostic, repair and service information provided by Ford Motor Company, plus additional, third-party resources. All resources are available to all automotive repair professionals. Some types of information are free, while others require a subscription purchase. Access to Vehicle Security Information (key codes, immobilizer reset procedures, etc.) requires an approved account under the Vehicle Security Professional program.

Service, repair and security data is available for all Ford vehicles sold in Canada, including Ford Truck through class 7.

How to set up accounts with Ford: Visit the Ford Service Information website, select "Canada" from the Country drop-down list, then click "Register" and complete the registration form.
(note: where asked to select "State" and no Canadian provinces are listed, enter ANY US state)

System Requirements: Visit the Ford Service Information website, then, under "Site Features" click "Service Info". System requirements are shown on this page.
Identify computer system requirements needed to support reprogramming: The most current requirements are available on under the “Reprogramming” tab, then choose “Module Programming and Initialization”. Scroll down to find minimum PC and software requirements.

Select the type of information you need from the links below.

Subscription prices (USD) * All prices quoted for comparison only and are subject to change

  Short term Month Year/other Security Professional

Service Pubs (all MY/Vehicles)

Programming & Initialization

$21.95 (72 hour)

$32.95 (72 hr)





First, you must be a registered Vehicle Security Professional. $24.95 per VIN. Includes Ford, Lincoln, and Mercury vehicles. Ford offers other access options for Diagnostics only, Programming & Re-initialization only, and individual Technical Training courses (over 60 to choose from), and keycode access. See Ford website for details.

Is the information you're looking for unavailable? Use the Service Information Request form for Canada.

Frequently asked questions:
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Q: What requirements do I have to meet to reflash a Ford vehicle?

Q: Which models and model years of vehicles can be reprogrammed?

Q: Where can I get J2534 information for Ford?

Q: How does a technician determine whether a reprogramming event is needed for a particular vehicle?

Q: What OEM equipment is available to reprogram vehicles?

Q: How does a technician obtain the calibration?