V40 Cross Country
Remote control key - losing
If you lose a remote control key then a new one can be ordered at a workshop - an authorised Volvo workshop is recommended.
Remote control key - functions
The remote control key has functions such as locking and unlocking the doors.
Remote control key/PCC - replacing the battery
The battery* in the remote control key may need to be replaced.
Remote control key
Amongst other things, the remote control key is used for locking/unlocking and starting the engine.
The remote control key can be used to set the vehicle's electrical system in different modes/levels so that different functions are available; see Key positions - functions at different levels.
Remote control key - personalisation*
The key memory in the remote control key means that certain settings in the car can be individually adapted for different people.
Remote control key - electronic immobiliser
The electronic immobiliser is a theft protection system that prevents the vehicle from being started by an unauthorised person.
Key positions - functions at different levels
In order to enable the use of a limited number of functions with the engine switched off, the car's electrical system can be set in 3 different levels (key positions) - 0, I and II - with the remote control key. Throughout this owner's manual these levels are described using the denomination "key positions".
Remote control key - range
Remote control key functions (in its basic version) have a range of approx. 20 metres from the car.
Type approval - remote control key system
Type approval for the remote control key system can be read in the table.
Locking/unlocking - indicator
When the car is locked or unlocked using the remote control key the direction indicators confirm that locking/unlocking was correctly performed.