Maintenance

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Wiper blades in service position

When replacing, cleaning or lifting the wiper blades, for example when scraping ice from the windshield, they must be in the service position.

New procedures for replacing rear wiper blade

If you have had your car in for a service and a service technician replaced the wiper arm for the rear wiper blade, the procedure for replacing the windshield wiper is different.

Cargo area floor in V90 Cross Country - Volvo Ocean Race

V90 Cross Country - Volvo Ocean Race is equipped with an exclusive cargo area floor that is hard-wearing and polishable.

Maintaining the interior

Using the car affects its interior. Leather and fabrics change and get a patina. Proper care and cleaning keeps the car fresh and clean for many years. Volvo has developed cleaning methods and products.

To note when filling up

When filling up, it is important that the nozzle is inserted into the filler pipe fully and that it passes the pipe's two covers.

The remote control key's key blade and replacing the battery

Updated 9/17/2019

The remote control key's key blade and replacing the battery

The remote control key contains a detachable key blade that can be used, among other things, to unlock the left-hand front door if the battery in the remote control key is weak or discharged. You can replace the battery in your remote control key yourself.

Remote key

The remote control key contains a detachable key blade that can be used, among other things, to unlock the left-hand front door, such as if, for example, the battery in the remote control key is weak or discharged. The key blade can also be used to activate and deactivate the mechanical child safety locks in the rear doors. Below you can find video and instructions that describe how to remove the key blade and how to replace the battery in your remote control key.

The remote control key's key blade and replacing the battery

Detachable key blade

To remove and refit the key blade from/to the remote control key, follow the steps below:

Detaching the key blade from the remote control key

Hold the remote control key so that the side with Volvo's logo is turned upwards with the key ring facing you.

Slide the button in the lower corner of the key ring to the right.

Carefully press the front cover downwards and out from the key ring.

The cover loosens and can be lifted away from the remote control key.

Remove the key blade from the groove in the remote control key.

You can now use the key blade.

Refitting the key blade in the remote control key

Refit the key blade in the intended groove in the key case.

Refit the cover over the remote control key by carefully pressing the cover down and in the direction of the key ring.

A click sound indicates that the cover is fitted in place.

Replacing the battery in the remote control key

To replace the battery in your remote control key, follow the steps below:

Hold the remote control key so that the side with Volvo's logo is turned upwards with the key ring facing you.

Slide the button in the lower corner of the key ring to the right.

Carefully press the front cover downwards and out from the key ring.

The cover loosens and can be lifted away from the remote control key.

Slide the button by the key blade groove in the direction of the key ring and then carefully press out the cover on the rear so that it loosens and can be removed.

Turn the remote control key over.

Use a screwdriver, for example, to turn the battery cover counterclockwise until the arrow symbol is aligned towards OPEN.

Carefully lift away the battery cover.

Carefully remove the battery.

Insert a new battery with the (+) side of the battery turned upwards. Avoid touching the remote control key's battery terminals with your fingers.

Refit the battery cover over the battery, and turn the cover so that the arrow symbol on the cover is aligned towards CLOSE.

Refit the cover on the rear by carefully pressing it into place in the direction of the key ring until a click sound indicates that the cover is fitted in place.

Turn the remote control key over and refit the cover on the front by carefully pressing it into place in the direction of the key ring until a click sound indicates that the cover is fitted in place.

Note

We recommend that you consult the Owner's Manual for your vehicle model for more information and any important warnings.

Vehicle model/model year

XC90 and XC90 Twin Engine of model year 2016 onwards

S90, V90 and V90 Cross Country of model year 2017 onwards

XC60, XC60 Twin Engine and S90 Twin Engine of model year 2018 onwards

XC40, V60, V60 Cross Country, S60 and S60 Twin Engine of model year 2019 onwards


This article is applicable to

Vehicle model/model year

XC90 and XC90 Twin Engine of model year 2016 onwards

S90, V90 and V90 Cross Country of model year 2017 onwards

XC60, XC60 Twin Engine and S90 Twin Engine of model year 2018 onwards

XC40, V60, V60 Cross Country, S60 and S60 Twin Engine of model year 2019 onwards


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