Stability and traction control system (DSTC) - symbols and messages

The stability and traction control system (DSTC - Dynamic Stability & Traction Control) helps the driver to avoid skidding and improves the car's traction.


Symbol stabilitetssystem - textDSTC Temporarily OFFThe system is temporarily reduced due to excessive brake disc temperature. - The function is reactivated automatically when the brakes have cooled.
Symbol stabilitetssystem - textDSTC Service required

The system is disengaged.

  • Stop the car in a safe place, switch off the engine and start it again.
  • Visit a workshop if the message remains - an authorised Volvo workshop is recommended.

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Symbol stabilitetssystem - text

"Message"There is a text message in the combined instrument panel - Read it!
Symbol stabilitetssystem - textConstant glow for 2 seconds.System check when the engine is started.
Symbol stabilitetssystem - textFlashing light.The system is being activated.
P3-1046-x60 Symbol DSTC-Sport modeSport mode is activated.