2014 Late

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.


DSTC Temporarily OFFThe system is temporarily reduced due to excessive brake disc temperature. - The function is reactivated automatically when the brakes have cooled.
DSTC 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.


"Message"There is a text message in the combined instrument panel - Read it!
Constant glow for 2 seconds.System check when the engine is started.
Flashing light.The system is being activated.
Sport mode is activated.

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