Maintenance

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Wiper blades in service position

The wiper blades must be in service position if you want to change, clean or lift them, e.g. for scraping off ice from the windscreen.

New procedures for replacing the rear wiper blade

If your car has been in for service and a service technician has replaced the wiper arm for the rear wiper blade, the procedure for replacing the wiper is different.

Cargo area floor in V90 Cross Country - Volvo Ocean Race

V90 Cross Country - Volvo Ocean Race is equipped with an exclusive cargo area floor that is hard-wearing and polishable.

Maintenance of the interior

Using the car has an effect on its interior. Leather and fabrics undergo change and develop a patina. Using the right maintenance and cleaning you can keep the car clean and fresh for many years. Volvo has developed cleaning methods and products.

To bear in mind when refuelling

Updated 9/17/2019

To bear in mind when refuelling

When refuelling, it's important to fully insert the nozzle in the filler pipe, past the double seal in the pipe.

When refuelling

When you refuel, it is important that the pump nozzle is inserted past the double seal before starting to fill fuel. The instructions and video tutorial below show how to do this.

Filling with fuel pump

Refuelling is carried out as follows:

Open the fuel filler flap.

Insert the pump nozzle in the fuel filler opening. Make sure you fully insert the nozzle in the filler pipe so that it pushes past the double seal in the pipe.

Do not overfill the tank but fill until the pump nozzle cuts out.

The tank is full.

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The pump must be inserted past the double seal.

Note

The filler pipe has two openable caps, and the nozzle must be inserted past both caps before filling begins.

Overfilled fuel in the tank can overflow in hot weather.

See the owner's manual for more information about refuelling.

Car model/model year

V40 and V40 Cross Country of model year 2013 and later


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Car model/model year

V40 and V40 Cross Country of model year 2013 and later


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AdBlue®

AdBlue is a colourless fluid used in the car's combustion system (SCR) to reduce emissions of harmful substances from the diesel engine. Here you can read about AdBlue and what you should know about with regard to filling and checking the AdBlue level.

To bear in mind when refuelling

When refuelling, it's important to fully insert the nozzle in the filler pipe, past the double seal in the pipe.

The remote control key's key blade and replacing the battery

The remote control key contains a detachable key blade that can be used, amongst other things, to unlock the left-hand front door if the battery in the remote control key is weak or empty. You can replace the battery in your remote control key yourself.