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XC40 Recharge Pure Electric
2022 Early

Locking and unlocking

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The car's keys lock and unlock the car. When a key is within the front part of the passenger compartment, the car can be started.

Locking and unlocking with the key's buttons

The buttons on the key can be used to lock and unlock all doors and the tailgate simultaneously.

Settings for unlocking

It is possible to select different sequences for unlocking.

Unlocking the tailgate with the key button

There is a specific button on the key to unlock the tailgate only.

Locking and unlocking with the detachable key blade

Amongst other things, the detachable key blade can be used to unlock the car from the outside - for example, if the key's battery has become discharged.

Automatic locking when driving

When the car starts to drive, the doors and tailgate are locked automatically for safety reasons.

Double lock*

Double lock means that all opening handles are released mechanically when locking from the outside, which makes it impossible to open the doors from the inside.

Setting the max. opening for electrically operated tailgate*

Adjust the max opening of the tailgate, e.g. to make it easier if the car is in a garage with limited space.

Locking and unlocking from inside the car

There are several buttons and locking controls on the inside of the car.

Unlocking the tailgate from the inside of the car

The tailgate can be unlocked from inside by pressing the button on the instrument panel.

Locking and unlocking

The car can be locked and unlocked in several different ways.

Activating and deactivating child safety locks

The child safety lock prevents the rear doors from being opened from inside. With electric child safety locks, power window operation from the rear seat is also prevented.

Lock confirmation

The car indicates when it is locked or unlocked. How it is indicated depends on the settings for lock indication and door mirrors.

Lock indication setting

It is possible to select various options for how the car confirms locking and unlocking in the settings menu in the centre display.