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XC40 Recharge Pure Electric
Charging status in the car's driver display
Charging status is indicated in the driver display. Both current and set amperage for charging are shown in the driver display when charging with alternating current. Note that both current and set amperage apply per phase from the alternating current power source.
Opening and closing the hatch to the charging input socket
The flap for the car's charging input socket is opened manually.
Charging status in the car's charging input socket
The charging input socket shows the charging status using an LED lamp.
The charging cable with its control unit is used to charge the car's high voltage battery.
Ground fault breaker in charging cable
The control unit for the charging cable charging cable 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 high-voltage 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 the high voltage battery
The car is equipped with a rechargeable high voltage battery of lithium-ion type.
Starting the charging of the high voltage battery
When charging with alternating current, only use the charging cable supplied with the car or a replacement cable recommended by Volvo. The car is charged with a charging cable between the car and a charging station (mode 3) or a 230 V socket* (alternating current).
Ending the charging of the high voltage battery
End charging by pressing the button next to the charging input socket or via the button in the centre display* .
Charging power is used for charging the high voltage battery as well as preconditioning of the car. Charging takes place with a charging cable connected to the car's charging input socket and a 230 Vsocket* (alternating current) or via a charging station.