Symbols and messages

Indicator and warning symbols

Updated 5/12/2021

Indicator and warning symbols

The indicator and warning systems alert the driver to the fact that a function is activated, a system is working, or a defect or serious error has occurred.

Red symbols

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Warning

The red warning symbol illuminates when a fault has been detected which could affect the safety or drivability of the car. An explanatory text is shown on the driver display at the same time.

The warning symbol can also illuminate in conjunction with other symbols.

P5P6-2037-iCup-Seatbelt warning symbol

Seatbelt reminder

Illuminates or flashes when someone in the car is not wearing a seatbelt.

P5P6-2037-iCup-Airbag warning symbol

Airbags

An error has been detected in any of the car's safety systems.

Read the message on the driver display and contact a workshop. Volvo recommends that an authorised Volvo workshop is contacted.

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Fault in brake system

An error has occurred on the braking system.

Read the message on the driver display and contact a workshop. Volvo recommends that an authorised Volvo workshop is contacted.

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Parking brake

Light illuminated permanently: The parking brake is activated.

Flashing: an error has occurred with the parking brake. Read the message in the driver display.

P5P6-2037-iCup-Battery warning symbol

Faults in the electrical system

An error has occurred on the electrical system.

Read the message on the driver display and contact a workshop. Volvo recommends that an authorised Volvo workshop is contacted.

P5P6-2037-iCup-City safety warning symbol

Assistance at risk of collision

Warns of a risk of collision with other vehicles, pedestrians, cyclists or large animals.

Amber symbols

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Information

A fault has occurred in one of the car's systems. Read the message in the driver display.

The information symbol can also illuminate in conjunction with other symbols.

P5P6-2037-iCup-Brake control symbol

Fault in brake system

An error has occurred on the braking system. Read the message in the driver display.

P5P6-2037-iCup-ABS warning symbol

ABS fault

The system is disengaged. The car's regular brake system continues to work, but without the ABS function.

P5P6-2037-iCup-Fog light rear symbol

Rear fog lamp

The rear fog lamp is illuminated.

P5P6-2037-iCup-Tyre Pressure Monitoring System symbol

Tyre pressure system

Low tyre pressure.

If there is a fault in the tyre pressure system, the symbol will flash for approx. 1 minute and then illuminate with a constant glow. This may be because the system cannot detect or warn of low tyre pressure as intended.

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Fault in the headlamp system

A fault has occurred on the headlamp system. Read the message in the driver display.

P5P6-2037-iCup-Lane Keeping Assistance symbol

Lane assistance

Lane assistance warns/intervenes.

P5P6-2037-iCup-Reduced speed limit warning symbol

Reduced performance

Temporary fault on drivetrain. Read the message in the driver display.

P5P6-2037-iCup-Electronic Stability Control symbol

Stability system

Light on permanently: a fault has occurred in the system.

Flashing: the system is working.

P5P6-2037-iCup-Electronic Stability Control Sport symbol

Stability system, sport mode

Sport mode is selected.

Blue symbols

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Active main beam

Active main beam is activated and switched on.

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Main beam

Main beam is switched on.

Green symbols

P5P6-2037-iCup-Fog light front symbol

Front fog lamps

The front fog lamp is switched on.

P5P6-2037-iCup-Forward lights symbol

Position lamps

The position lamps are switched on.

P5P6-2037-iCup-Turn indicator symbol left
P5P6-2037-iCup-Turn indicator symbol right

Left and right-hand direction indicator

The direction indicator is being used.

White/grey symbols

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Active main beam

Active main beam is activated, but does not come on.

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Brake when stationary

Brake when stationary is activated.

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Lane assistance

White symbol: Lane assistance is on and road lines are detected.

Grey symbol: Lane assistance is on and road lines are not detected.

P5P6-2037-iCup-Rain sensor symbol

Rain sensor

The rain sensor is activated.


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