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Send destination to the car via the Volvo On Call * app
If your car is equipped with Volvo's navigation system Sensus Navigation * then you can use the Volvo On Call app to send a destination (e.g. hotels, shops, cinemas, restaurants) to your Volvo to make the destination available in the navigation system.
Locking and unlocking the car using the Volvo On Call * app
Volvo On Call app shows you the current lock status, and you can both lock and unlock your car remotely.
Devices compatible with Volvo On Call *
Presented below are the mobile devices that are compatible with the Volvo On Call app.
Volvo On Call * app
As a Volvo On Call user you have access to an app that enables you to maintain contact with your car via various app functions.
Connecting the Volvo On Call * app to the car
To be able to use the Volvo On Call app services, you need to link the Volvo On Call app to your car.
Enter the nickname of the car in the Volvo On Call * app
You have the option to enter or change the name of your car in the Volvo On Call app.
Available Volvo On Call app functions for each car model
The Volvo On Call app includes a wide range of functions, and precisely which of these you can access depends on which Volvo model you have. This article provides an overview of available Volvo On Call app services for the different Volvo models.
Remote start of car with the Volvo On Call * app
Remote start of car* app in order to acclimatise it (cool down or warm up) before use.
Remote start of heater with the Volvo On Call app
If your car is equipped with a parking heater*, you can use the Volvo On Call app to remotely start the parking heater so that your car is warm at a specific time.
Shortcuts to the Volvo On Call * app
You can create shortcuts to the functions offered in the Volvo On Call app.
Voice control in Volvo On Call * app
With a digital assistant such as Siri, you can control certain Volvo On Call functions by only using your voice. For example, you can ask how much fuel is left or check that the doors are locked.
Find the car with the Volvo On Call * app
In the Volvo On Call app, you can see the position of your car on a map. The map also shows your own position, i.e. the position of your mobile device. You can use the app to give commands to the car to sound the horn and/or flash the lights so that it is easier to find.
Show the car's vehicle identification number in the Volvo On Call app
When you contact a Volvo dealer for a Volvo On Call subscription, for example, you need to state the car's vehicle identification number VIN (Vehicle Identification Number). One way to find it is via the Volvo On Call app.
Calendar function with the Volvo On Call * app
With certain mobile phones you can allow the Volvo On Call app access to your calendar and get reminders directly in the app about meetings 24 hours before the event is due to take place. You can also get directions sent from the app to the car.
Driving journal with the Volvo On Call * app
The Volvo On Call app can automatically create a drive log which allows you to view a summary of your car journeys. The data is visible from all the accounts that you have connected to your car.
Using the driving journal with the Volvo On Call * app
The Volvo On Call app can automatically create a drive log which allows you to view a summary of your car journeys. This article describes how to manage the driving journal. E.g. how to group journeys, disable the driving journal or export a journey.
Notifications in the Volvo On Call * app
You can receive notification to your mobile with the Volvo On Call app.
Language list for the Volvo On Call app
The Volvo On Call app is available in the following languages:
Deactivate the connection between the car and the Volvo On Call * app
You must not change or delete your Volvo ID if you sell your car, your Volvo ID is personal. However, you need to end car ownership and the link between the Volvo On Call app and your Volvo as well as delete all personal user data from your car.