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Remote start (ERS)*
Remote start (ERS – Engine Remote Start) means that the car's engine can be started remotely in order to be able to warm up/cool down the passenger compartment before departure. Remote start is activated via key and/or via Volvo On Call*, see Volvo On Call app.
Remote start (ERS) - symbols and messages
Remote start (ERS – Engine Remote Start) means that the car's engine can be started remotely in order to warm up/cool down the passenger compartment before departure. ERS is activated via key and/or via Volvo On Call*, see Volvo On Call app.
Remote control key - personalisation*
The key memory in the remote control key means that certain settings in the car can be individually adapted for different people.
Remote control key - range
Remote control key functions (in its basic version) have a range of approx. 20 metres from the car.
Locking/unlocking - indicator
When the car is locked or unlocked using the remote control key the direction indicators confirm that locking/unlocking was correctly performed.
Remote control key - functions
The remote control key in basic version has functions such as locking and unlocking the doors.
The remote control key can be used to set the vehicle's electrical system in different modes/levels so that different functions are available; see Key positions - functions at different levels.
Remote control key - losing
If you lose a remote control key then a new one can be ordered at a workshop - an authorised Volvo workshop is recommended.
Remote control key - replacing the battery
The battery* for the remote control key may need to be replaced.
Type approval - remote control key system
Type approval for the remote control key system can be read in the table.
Key positions - functions at different levels
To enable the use of a limited number of functions with the engine switched off, the car's electrical system can be set in 3 different levels - 0, I and II - with the remote control key. This owner's manual describes these levels throughout using the denomination "key positions".
Remote start (ERS) - operation
The electronic immobiliser is a theft protection system that prevents an unauthorised person from starting the car.
Remote control key
Amongst other things, the remote control key is used for locking/unlocking and starting the engine.