Google Local Search
Google Local Search is a free service. You do not need to register for access to the online database. However, you need an Internet connection to be able to use the service.
Functions in Google Local Search
Using the Google Local Search app you can, amongst other things, search for locations, restaurants, hotels and other businesses along the route and in the vicinity of your destination.
In Google Local Search you can see information on different search results such as addresses, distances, opening hours and telephone numbers. The app includes the option to call a business directly from the car, and you can get directions to a destination by sending an address to Sensus Navigation.
In Google Local Search you can read, and in some cases listen to, reviews and see user ratings for, amongst other things, restaurants and hotels. You can also browse through and look at images linked to search results and you have access to photographs from Google Street View which can make it easier to find your way to a desired location or business.
Google Local Search needs an Internet connection
If you experience problems with Google Local Search, make sure you have an Internet connection and good signal strength. For information on how to set the Internet connection in your Volvo, see Connect to the Internet via your mobile phone (WiFi), Connect to the internet via Bluetooth connected phone or .
Google Local Search can be used while driving.
Google Local Search replaces HERE Local Search
Google Local Search replaces HERE Local Search. If you have not yet updated the app, it will be updated next time you start Local Search from the app view in your centre display.
Installing and using Google Local Search
For information on how to install and use Google Local Search, see Installation and use of Google Local Search
Car model/model year
XC90 and XC90 Twin Engine/Recharge Plug-in Hybrid from model year 2016 to 2022.
S90, V90 and V90 Cross Country from model year 2017 to 2021.
XC60, XC60 Twin Engine/Recharge Plug-in Hybrid, V90 Twin Engine/Recharge Plug-in Hybrid and S90 Twin Engine/Recharge Plug-in Hybrid from model year 2018 to 2021.
XC40 from model year 2018 onwards.
V60, V60 Twin Engine/Recharge Plug-in Hybrid, V60 Cross Country, S60, S60 Twin Engine/Recharge Plug-in Hybrid from model year 2019 to 2022.
XC40 Twin Engine/Recharge Plug-in Hybrid from model year 2020 onwards.
The range of models may vary depending on market.