Passenger airbag - activating/deactivating*
Switch - PACOS
The switch for the passenger airbag (PACOS) is located on the passenger end of the instrument panel and is accessible when the passenger door is open.
Check that the switch is in the required position. The remote control key's key blade should be used to change position.
Activated airbag (passenger seat):
Never use a rear-facing child seat on the front passenger seat when the passenger airbag is activated.
Deactivated airbag (passenger seat):
Front-facing passengers (children and adults) must never sit on the front passenger seat when the passenger airbag is deactivated.
Failure to follow the advice given above can endanger life or lead to serious personal injury.
When the remote control key is in key position II the warning symbol for the airbag is shown in the combined instrument panel for approx. 6 seconds.
Following which, the indicator in the roof console is illuminated showing the correct status for the front passenger seat airbag.
A text message and a warning symbol in the roof console indicate that the airbag for the front passenger seat is activated (see preceding illustration).
Never use a rear-facing child seat on the front seat if the passenger airbag is activated and the symbol in the roof console is illuminated to indicate this. Failure to follow this advice could endanger the life of the child.
A text message and a symbol in the roof console indicate that the airbag for the front passenger seat is deactivated (see preceding illustration).
Do not allow anyone to sit in the front passenger seat if the message in the roof console indicates that the airbag is deactivated, and if the warning symbol for the airbag system is also displayed on the combined instrument panel. This indicates that there has been a severe malfunction. Visit a workshop as soon as possible. Volvo recommends that you contact an authorised Volvo workshop.