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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

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.

Traffic information in real time (RTTI)

Updated 1/21/2020

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.

How does RTTI work?

Information on traffic events and traffic flow is retrieved continuously from an internet service. Traffic conditions can be shown for motorways, major roads and country roads and for certain inner city routes.

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Coloured lines notify you of the traffic situation.

The traffic information extends approximately 120 km from the car's position.

Text and symbols on the map are shown as usual and the traffic flow shows how quickly the traffic is moving on a road in relation to the road's speed limit.

Traffic flow can be displayed on the map by a coloured line per direction:

  • Green - no disruptions.
  • Orange - slow traffic.
  • Red - congestion/traffic jam/accident.

Activating/deactivating

In the normal view for the navigation source, press OK/MENU and select SettingsUse Real Time Traffic Information.

Select in the box to activate real time traffic information, or deselect the box to deactivate.

Note

Traffic information is not available in all areas/countries.

Coverage areas for traffic information are being increased continuously.

The traffic information that is shared from the car is anonymous and is only shared when RTTI is activated.

Upgrade Sensus Connect and get access to RTTI

Requires that the car has the option, or has been upgraded with, Sensus Navigation.

On certain models it is possible to get access to RTTI by upgrading Sensus Connect at an authorised Volvo workshop. Upgrade available from April 2017. See under "this article is relevant for" for information on which models can be updated.

Car model/model year

S60, V60 and XC60 from and including model year 2014 to and including 2017.Applies to cars with Sensus Navigation and with Sensus Connect upgrade (available April 2017).

V40, V70, XC70 and S80 from and including model year 2015 to and including 2017.Applies to cars with Sensus Navigation and with Sensus Connect upgrade (available April 2017).

All cars from and including model year 2017 to and including 2019 with Sensus Navigation have RTTI as standard.

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

S60, V60 and XC60 from and including model year 2014 to and including 2017.

V40, V70, XC70 and S80 from and including model year 2015 to and including 2017.

All cars from and including model year 2017 to and including 2019 with Sensus Navigation have RTTI as standard.

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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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.