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V40 Cross Country

Controls - beam/lighting

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Brake lights

Updated 7/23/2018

The brake light automatically comes on during braking.

Daytime running lights

Updated 7/23/2018

With the knob for headlamp control in position, and the car's electrical system in key position II or the engine running, the daytime running lights are activated automatically in daylight.

Position lamps

Updated 7/23/2018

Position lamps are switched on using the headlamp control's knob.

Active main beam*

Updated 7/23/2018

Active main beam function detects the headlamp beams from oncoming traffic or the rear lights of vehicles in front, and switches the lighting from main beam to dipped beam. The lighting returns to main beam when the incoming light has stopped.

Active bending lights*

Updated 7/23/2018

Active bending lights are designed to provide maximum illumination in bends and junctions.Cars with LEDLight Emitting Diode headlamps* can have active bending lights, depending on the car's equipment level.

Rear fog lamp

Updated 7/23/2018

When visibility is reduced by fog the rear fog lamp can be used so that other road users can detect the vehicle in front at an early stage.

Hazard warning flashers

Updated 7/23/2018

The hazard warning flashers warn other road users by means of all of the car's direction indicator lamps flashing simultaneously when this function is activated.

Tunnel detection*

Updated 7/23/2018

Tunnel detection changes the lighting from daytime running lights to dipped beam when the car is driven into a tunnel.

Approach light duration

Updated 7/23/2018

Approach lighting consists of position lamps, lamps in the door mirrors, number plate lighting, interior roof lighting as well as floor lighting.

Interior lighting

Updated 7/23/2018

The passenger compartment lighting is activated/deactivated with the buttons in the controls above the front seats and the rear seat.


Light switches

Updated 7/23/2018

The headlamp control activates and adjusts the external lighting. It is also used to adjust display and instrument lighting and ambience lights.

Main/dipped beam

Updated 7/23/2018

With the knob for headlamp control in position and the car's electrical system in key position II or the engine running, the dipped beam is activated automatically in poor light conditions.

Home safe lighting

Updated 7/23/2018

Home safe lighting consists of dipped beam, position lamps, lamps in the outside handles and number plate lighting.

direction indicators

Updated 7/23/2018

The car's direction indicators are operated with the left-hand stalk switch. The direction indicator lamps flash three times or continuously, depending on how far up or down the stalk switch is moved.

Headlamps - adjusting headlamp pattern

Updated 7/23/2018

The halogen headlamp pattern must be adjusted to avoid dazzling oncoming motorists and can be set for right or left-hand traffic.