Installing and using Google Local Search
Using Google Local Search you can find restaurants, hotels, petrol stations and a lot more. To install and use Google Local Search, your car needs to have a working Internet connection. You can read instructions below for how to install Google Local Search and how you can use the app.
Installing Google Local Search
In application view: Download the Google Local Search app from Download Centre. For information on how to download apps, see Downloading and updating apps.
Application view with Download Centre.
Google Local Search is installed.
Google Local Search replaces HERE Local Search
Google Local Search replaces HERE Local Search. If you have already installed Local Search but not yet updated the app, it will be updated next time you start it from the app view in your centre display.
Using Google Local Search
In application view: Open the Google Local Search app.
Search for the required location or business (e.g. restaurant, hotel, petrol station) near to your car/destination.
The search results are listed.
Select desired location or business.
Information, available images and any telephone numbers and opening hours for the selected search result are shown. By tapping on Show in Navigation you can get directions to the location or business you are interested in.
Google Local Search needs an Internet connection
To be able to install and use Google Local Search, you need to have a working Internet connection. For information on how to set the Internet connection in your Volvo, see Connect to the Internet via your mobile phone (WiFi), Connect to the internet via Bluetooth connected phone or .
For more information on Google Local Search and the functions the app offers, see Google Local Search.
Car model/model year
XC90 and XC90 Twin Engine of model year 2016 onwards
S90, V90 and V90 Cross Country of model year 2017 onwards
XC40, XC60, XC60 Twin Engine, V90 Twin Engine and S90 Twin Engine of model year 2018 onwards
V60, V60 Twin Engine and V60 Cross Country of model year 2019 onwards
S60 and S60 Twin Engine of model year 2020 onwards
The range of models may vary depending on market.