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XC40 Recharge Plug-in Hybrid
General topicsStarting and switching off the carAlcohol lockGearboxBrakesFoot brakeParking brakeDrive systemDrive modesRecommendations for drivingTowbar and trailerFuelRefuellingEmission controlElectric operation and chargingCharging the hybrid batteryHomeLinkCompassTowing and recovery
During towing, the car is towed by another vehicle by means of a towline.
Fitting and removing the towing eye
Use the towing eye for towing. The towing eye is screwed into a threaded socket behind a cover on the right-hand side of the bumper, front or rear.
For recovery, the car is taken away with the help of another vehicle.
Safety mode is a protective state that is triggered when a collision may have damaged any of the car's vital functions, such as the fuel lines, sensors for any of the safety systems, or the brake system.
Starting and moving the car after safety mode
If the car is in safety mode, it is possible to attempt to reset the system in order to start and move the car for a short distance, if in a dangerous traffic situation for example.