Message handling

Messages in the driver display

Updated 7/10/2020

Messages in the driver display

The driver display can show messages to inform or assist the driver in the event of different events.

P5-1546-Incoming Call, message in driver display 8 inch

Example of message in the 8-inch driver display. The figure is schematic - parts may vary depending on car model.

P5-1507-Incoming Call, message in driver display

Examples of messages in the driver display. The figure is schematic - parts may vary depending on car model.

The driver display shows messages that are of high priority for the driver.

Messages can be shown in different parts of the driver display depending on what other information is currently being displayed. After a while, or when the message has been acknowledged/action taken if required, the message disappears from the driver display. If a message needs to be saved, it is placed in the Car Status app, which is opened from the app view in the centre display.

Message composition may vary and they can be shown together with graphics, symbols or buttons for acknowledging the message or accepting a request, for example.

Service messages

Shown below is a selection of important service messages and their meanings.

Message

Specification

Stop safelyPart of message, shown together with information on where the problem has arisen.

Stop and switch off the engine. Serious risk of damage - consult a workshopAn authorised Volvo workshop is recommended..

Turn off enginePart of message, shown together with information on where the problem has arisen.

Stop and switch off the engine. Serious risk of damage - consult a workshopAn authorised Volvo workshop is recommended..

Service urgent Drive to workshopPart of message, shown together with information on where the problem has arisen.

Contact a workshopAn authorised Volvo workshop is recommended. to check the car immediately.

Service requiredPart of message, shown together with information on where the problem has arisen.

Contact a workshopAn authorised Volvo workshop is recommended. to check the car as soon as possible.

Regular maintenance

Book time for maintenance

Time for regular service - contact a workshopAn authorised Volvo workshop is recommended.. Shown before the next service date.

Regular maintenance

Time for maintenance

Time for regular service - contact a workshopAn authorised Volvo workshop is recommended.. Shown at the next service date.

Regular maintenance

Maintenance overdue

Time for regular service - contact a workshopAn authorised Volvo workshop is recommended.. Shown when the service date has passed.

Temporarily offPart of message, shown together with information on where the problem has arisen.

A function has been temporarily switched off and is reset automatically while driving or after starting again.


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