V40 Cross Country
The alarm is a device that warns in the event of e.g. a break-in in the car.
Alarm* - remote control key not working
If the alarm cannot be deactivated with the remote control key, e.g. if the key's battery is discharged - the car can be unlocked, disarmed and the engine started as follows:
The alarm indicator shows alarm system status.
Alarm* - automatic re-arming
Automatic re-arming of the alarm prevents the car being left with the alarm disarmed unintentionally.
Alarm* - automatic arming
In certain countries the alarm is activated after a certain delay if the driver's door was opened and closed but the car was not re-locked.
When the alarm is triggered a siren sounds and all direction indicators flash.
Reduced alarm level*
Reduced guard means that the movement and tilt detectors can be temporarily deactivated.