Topping up the washer fluid takes place by opening the blue cap.
The windscreen and headlamp washers share a common reservoir.
When there is approx. 1 litre of washer fluid remaining in the reservoir, a message to top up the washer fluid will be shown in the combined instrument panel, together with the symbol .
Prescribed grade: Washer fluid recommended by Volvo - with frost protection during cold weather and below freezing point.
Use Volvo genuine washer fluid or equivalent with a recommended pH of between 6 and 8, in working dilution (e.g. 1:1 with neutral water).
Use washer fluid with antifreeze when the temperature is below freezing to avoid freezing in the pump, reservoir and hoses.
- Cars with headlamp washing: 6.5 litres.
- Cars without headlamp washing: 4.5 litres.