S60 Cross Country
Driving in water
Driving in water means that the car is driven through deep water on a water-covered roadway. Fording must be carried out with great caution.
Driving with open tailgate/boot lid
When driving with the boot lid open, toxic exhaust fumes can be sucked into the car through the cargo area.
Overload - starter battery
The electrical functions in the car load the starter battery to varying degrees. Avoid using the key position II when the car is switched off. Instead use position I - which uses less power.
Before a long journey
Before a long journey, it makes good sense to go through the following points:
Under special conditions, for example hard driving in hilly terrain and hot climate, there is a risk that the engine and drive system may overheat - in particular with a heavy load.
For winter driving it is important to perform certain checks in order to ensure that the car can be driven safely.