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XC40 Recharge Plug-in Hybrid
2022 Late

Charging the hybrid battery

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Charging status in the car's driver display

The driver display shows the status for charging with both image and text. The information is shown for as long as the driver display is operating.

Regenerative braking*

The car recovers kinetic energy during braking in order to reduce fuel consumption and emissions.

Charging status in the car's charging input socket

The LED lamp in the car's charging input socket shows the current status for charging in progress. The table below gives explanations for the different shades of the LED lamp.

General information on the charging cable

Use a mode 3 charging cable for charging at a charging station. Some charging stations have a permanent charging cable that you use instead.

Ground fault breaker in charging cable

The charging cable's control unit* has a built-in ground fault breaker that protects the car and the user from electric shocks caused by system faults.

Charging status in the charging cable's control unit

The indicator on the charging cable's control unit shows the status of ongoing charging as well as status after completed charging* .

Charging cable temperature monitoring

For the car's hybrid battery to be charged safely every time* , the control unit for the charging cable and the plug have built-in monitoring devices for the temperature.

Charging a hybrid car via a wall socket

The car can be charged via a wall socket if no other charging options are available.

Charging a hybrid car

Charge the car via a charging station at home or via a public charging station* .

Ending charging of a hybrid car

End charging by* unlocking the car, unplugging the charging cable from the car's charging input socket, and then the charging station.

Charging time

The following charging times are approximate and apply when air conditioning or any other consumer is not affecting charging. If charging time seems long, it should be investigated.