Servicing the climate control system

The air conditioning system must only be serviced and repaired by an authorised workshop.

Troubleshooting and repair

The air conditioning system contains fluorescent tracing agents. Ultraviolet light is used for leak detection.

Volvo recommends that an authorised Volvo workshop is contacted.

The car's climate control system uses R1234yf freon-free refrigerant. Information about the refrigerant is printed on a decal located on the inside of the bonnet.


The air conditioning system contains pressurised refrigerant R1234yf. In accordance with SAE J2845 (Technician Training for Safe Service and Containment of Refrigerants Used in Mobile A/C System), service and repair of the refrigerant system must only be performed by trained and certified technicians in order to ensure the safety of the system.

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