Collision avoidance assistance

Collision avoidance assistance

The collision avoidance assistance function can help you to reduce the risk of the car accidentally leaving its lane and/or colliding with another vehicle or obstacle by actively steering the car back into the lane and/or swerving.

Collision avoidance assistance

If your car has inadvertently left its lane, the collision avoidance assistance function can help you to steer it back into the lane. This function can also help with swerving and/or taking evasive action if there is a risk of you colliding with another vehicle or an obstacle.The function may vary from model to model. See the Owner's Manual for your car for more information.

Activate and deactivate collision avoidance assistance

17w49 - P5 - Support site - Car functions menu in the Center display

You can activate the collision avoidance assistance function from the function view in your centre display.

17w49 - P5 - Support site - Collision Avoid Assistance Symbol

Press Collision avoidance assistance in the function view in your centre display to activate or deactivate the function.

When this function is activated, the following subfunctions are enabled:

  • Steering assist with run-off mitigation
  • Steering assistance upon risk of head-on
  • Steering assistance upon risk of rear-end collision

    Not applicable to XC40.

Even though it is possible to deactivate the function, it is advisable for the driver to always have it activated since it improves driving safety in most cases.

Available driver support systems may vary depending on the market, options, car model and model year.

Car model/model year

XC90 and XC90 Twin Engine of model year 2016 onwards

S90, V90 and V90 Cross Country of model year 2017 onwards

XC40, XC60, XC60 Twin Engine, V90 Twin Engine and S90 Twin Engine of model year 2018 onwards

V60, V60 Twin Engine and V60 Cross Country of model year 2019 onwards

S60 and S60 Twin Engine of model year 2020 onwards

The range of models may vary depending on market.

This article is applicable to

Car model/model year

XC90 and XC90 Twin Engine of model year 2016 onwards

S90, V90 and V90 Cross Country of model year 2017 onwards

XC40, XC60, XC60 Twin Engine, V90 Twin Engine and S90 Twin Engine of model year 2018 onwards

V60, V60 Twin Engine and V60 Cross Country of model year 2019 onwards

S60 and S60 Twin Engine of model year 2020 onwards

The range of models may vary depending on market.

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