Detachable key blade

The remote control key contains a detachable key blade of metal with which some functions can be activated and some operations carried out.

The key blade's unique code is provided by authorised Volvo workshops, which are recommended when ordering new key blades.

Key blade functions

Using the remote control key's detachable key blade:

  • the left-hand front door can be opened manually if central locking cannot be activated with the remote control key.
  • the rear doors' mechanical child safety locks can be activated/deactivated.
  • the right-hand front door and the rear doors can be locked manually, e.g. in the event of power failure.
  • the glovebox lock* opens.
  • the airbag for front passenger seat (PACOS*) can be activated/deactivated.
  1. * Option/accessory.