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Find Fuel

The Find Fuel app allows you to find petrol stations near to your car while you drive. Find Fuel can only be used if the car is equipped with both Sensus Connect and Sensus Navigation.

Using Local Search

Local Search is an app which can help you to find e.g. restaurants, hotels, petrol stations and lots more by searching online from your Internet-connected Volvo (Local Search is only available for cars equipped with Sensus Connect and Sensus Navigation).

Sensus Connected Touch and Connected Navigation

With Sensus Connected Touch you have the option to add Connected Navigation, a service that gives you online navigation.

Installation and use of Google Local Search

You can install and use the Google Local Search app via your Volvo's centre display. Using the app you can, amongst other things, search for restaurants, hotels and petrol stations in the vicinity of the car and along a route.

Send to Car

Send to Car allows you to send map destinations to your Volvo via the Volvo On Call app in the markets where Volvo On Call is available. Maps can be downloaded from www.here.com.

Suggest new map information

If your Volvo is equipped with Sensus Navigation, maps from the Here map supplier are shown. If you find that any information is missing from a map, or want to suggest changes, you can do this at Here's Map Creator service. Such information can include new addresses or rerouted roads.

Google Local Search

Using the Google Local Search app you can search for restaurants, hotels and petrol stations and a lot more along your route directly in Volvo's centre display.

Weather

The Weather app can provide you with weather information in the car's local area or in a selected location. Weather can only be used if the car is equipped with both Sensus Connect and Sensus Navigation.

Weather

The Weather app provides you with weather information in the car's local area or in a selected location. Weather can only be used if the car is equipped with Sensus Navigation.

Traffic information in real time (RTTI)

Real Time Traffic Information (RTTI) helps you to keep a check on the traffic situation so that you can better plan your route. You get important information in real time on traffic jams, road closures and other situations that may affect your travel time.

Send to Car

Send to Car allows you to send map destinations to your Volvo via the Volvo On Call app in the markets where Volvo On Call is available. Maps can be downloaded from www.here.com.

Cancel route

You can easily cancel an ongoing route in the centre display.

iGo and Sensus Connected Touch

iGo is an integrated solution for satellite navigation with three-dimensional city models and landmarks. The system can manage points of interest (POI) and premium traffic information. It is also possible to use iGo without an Internet connection.

WikiLocations

Using the WikiLocations app, you can read Wikipedia articles that are related to your car's position and destination.

Service application

With the Sensus Connected Touch option you have access to the Service application. The Service application helps you find workshops near your location and information about them, such as contact information.

The differences between Sensus Navigation and Internet maps

Volvo offers a navigation system called Sensus Navigation as well as a map service called Internet maps. Since they resemble each other visually, it is not always easy to immediately see which system your Volvo is equipped with.

Local Search

Local Search is an app which can help you to find e.g. restaurants, hotels, petrol stations and lots more by searching online from your Internet-connected Volvo (Local Search is only available for cars equipped with Sensus Connect or Sensus Navigation).

Glympse

Updated 1/21/2020

Glympse

You can use the Glympse app to share your position with others so that they can find out where you are going and when you are expected to arrive there. Glympse can only be used if the car is equipped with both Sensus Connect and Sensus Navigation.

The Glympse app

Glympse allows you to share any location or destination with others. The recipient may receive a link where they can view information on either a computer or a mobile phone. If the recipient has the Glympse app, the information can be shown in this. For the recipient to be able to see who is sending a Glympse, you should give your Glympse a name.

Using Glympse

Glympse is a free service and you do not need an account to use the service.

You can send Glympse to telephone numbers that can receive text messages. Note that a data usage cost may be incurred, depending on your subscription. Contact your Internet service provider for more information.

You do not need to include your destination when you send a Glympse, but if you do not the recipient will not be able to see which route you are taking or view your estimated arrival time.

Use the steering wheel knob for safer use of the app while you drive.

Change Glympse

It is not possible to make changes once you have sent a Glympse. If you want to update your position or destination you have to send a new Glympse.

To delete a previous recipient from the list of recipients or change your sender name, you have to restore the app to its original settings.

Tips for using Glympse

If you experience problems with Glympse, 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 mobile phone (Bluetooth) or Connect to the Internet via mobile phone (Wi-Fi).

Note

Available selection of apps may vary depending on the market and on whether the services are supported by Volvo's third party suppliers. One or more apps may not be available on the market in which the car is sold or used.

Car model/model year

V40, V70, XC70 and S80 from and including model year 2015 to and including 2019Applicable to cars fitted with Sensus Connect and Sensus Navigation. .

S60, V60 and XC60 from and including model year 2015 to and including 2018Applicable to cars fitted with Sensus Connect and Sensus Navigation. .

The range of models, systems and services may vary depending on market.

For car models from and including model year 2020, see on-line manual for the model concerned.


This article is applicable to

Car model/model year

V40, V70, XC70 and S80 from and including model year 2015 to and including 2019.

S60, V60 and XC60 from and including model year 2015 to and including 2018.

The range of models, systems and services may vary depending on market.

For car models from and including model year 2020, see on-line manual for the model concerned.


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Traffic information in real time (RTTI)

With a connected car, you can obtain real-time traffic information about queues, road closures and other things that may affect your travel time.

WikiLocations

The WikiLocations app allows you to read Wikipedia articles related to your car's position and destination. WikiLocations can only be used if the car is equipped with both Sensus Connect and Sensus Navigation.

The differences between Sensus Navigation and Internet maps

Volvo offers a navigation system called Sensus Navigation as well as a map service called Internet maps. Since they resemble each other visually, it is not always easy to immediately see which system your Volvo is equipped with.

Send destination to the car via Send to Car

Send to Car allows you to send map destinations to your Volvo. You can send destinations via the Volvo On Call app. To use this function, your car must be equipped with Sensus Connect and Sensus Navigation, and there must be a Volvo ID registered to the car. To use the function via the Volvo On Call app, your car also has to be equipped with Volvo On Call.

Using Send to Car

Send to Car allows you to send map destinations to your Volvo via the Volvo On Call app in the markets where Volvo On Call is available. To use the function, your car has to be equipped with Sensus Navigation.

Suggest new map information

If your Volvo is equipped with Sensus Navigation, maps from the Here map supplier are shown. If you find that any information is missing from a map, or want to suggest changes, you can do this at Here's Map Creator service. Such information can include new addresses or rerouted roads.