Cruise control

Cruise control* - managing speed

Updated 7/23/2018

The cruise control (CC – Cruise Control) helps the driver to maintain an even speed.

It is possible to activate, set and change the stored speed.

The steering wheel buttons and combined instrument panel in cars without speed limiterA Volvo dealer has updated information about what applies in each respective market..

The steering wheel buttons and combined instrument panel in cars without speed limiter

A Volvo dealer has updated information about what applies in each respective market.

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The steering wheel buttons and combined instrument panel in cars with speed limiter.

The steering wheel buttons and combined instrument panel in cars with speed limiter

A Volvo dealer has updated information about what applies in each respective market.

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Cruise control - On/Off.
Standby mode ceases and the stored speed is resumed.
Standby mode
Activate and adjust the speed.
Selected speed (GREY = Standby mode).
Cruise control active - WHITE symbol (GREY = Standby mode).

Activating and setting the speed

To start the cruise control:

  • Press the steering wheel button for CRUISE (without speed limiter) or (with speed limiter).
> The cruise control symbol (6) in the combined instrument panel illuminates - cruise control is in standby mode.

To activate cruise control:

  • At the required speed - press the steering wheel button or .
> The current speed is stored in memory and the combined instrument panel's marking (5) illuminates at the selected speed and the symbol (6) changes from GREY to WHITE - the car then follows the stored speed.

Note

Cruise Control cannot be enabled at speeds below 30 km/h (20 mph).

Changing the stored speed

Stored speed is changed with short or long presses on the or steering wheel button.

          

To adjust 5 km/h (5 mph):

  • Use short presses - each press gives 5 km/h (5 mph).
          

To adjust 1 km/h (1 mph):

  • Hold down the button and release it at the required speed.

Last press made is stored in the memory.

If speed is increased using the accelerator pedal prior to pressing the / button, then it is the car's current speed when the button is pressed that is stored.

A temporary increase in speed with the accelerator pedal, e.g. during overtaking, does not affect the cruise control setting - the car returns to the last stored speed when the accelerator pedal is released.

Note

If any of the Cruise Control buttons are held depressed for several minutes then it is blocked and deactivated. To be able to reactivate Cruise Control, the car must be stopped and the engine restarted.


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