Use your car

Find out more about functions, display messages and lots of other handy things to know when using your car.

Use your car

Find out more about functions, display messages and lots of other handy things to know when using your car.

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  • Activate data sharing for connected services and downloaded apps via the settings menu
    Activate data sharing for connected services and downloaded apps via the settings menu

    XC90 and XC90 Twin Engine of model year 2016 and later with software update released November 2017, S90, V90 and V90 Cross Country of model year 2017 and later with software update released November 2017, XC60, XC60 Twin Engine, V90 Twin Engine and S90 Twin Engine of model year 2018 and later with software update released November 2017, XC40 of model year 2018 and later, V60 of model year 2019 and later

    You can activate data sharing for connected services and downloaded apps via the settings menu in your centre display. Read More
  • Cancel route
    Cancel route

    XC90 and XC90 Twin Engine of model year 2016 and 2017 with Sensus Connect software earlier than May 2017., S90, V90 and V90 Cross Country of model year 2017 with Sensus Connect software earlier than May 2017.

    You can easily cancel an ongoing route in the centre display. Read More
  • Driver profiles
    Driver profiles

    XC90 and XC90 Twin Engine of model year 2016 onwards, S90, V90 and V90 Cross Country of model year 2017 onwards, XC40, XC60, XC60 Twin Engine, V90 Twin Engine and S90 Twin Engine of model year 2018 onwards, V60 of model year 2019 and later

    In order for your Volvo to be customised for you every time you get into the car, you have the option to save and protect your personal preferences in driver profiles. The driver profiles can be connected to the car's keys, and when the car is unlocked, its settings are adjusted to the driver profile in the key being used. Read More

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  • How do I notice that a safety function has been activated?

    XC90 and XC90 Twin Engine of model year 2016 onwards, S90, V90 and V90 Cross Country of model year 2017 onwards, XC40, XC60, XC60 Twin Engine, V90 Twin Engine and S90 Twin Engine of model year 2018 onwards, V60 of model year 2019 and later

  • Wiper blades in service position

    XC90 and XC90 Twin Engine of model year 2016 onwards, S90, V90 and V90 Cross Country of model year 2017 onwards, XC40, XC60, XC60 Twin Engine, V90 Twin Engine and S90 Twin Engine of model year 2018 onwards, V60 of model year 2019 and later

  • New procedures for replacing the rear wiper blade

    V60, V60 Cross Country, V60H manufactured before 15w26 where the wiper arm is replaced in connection with service

  • Positioning toll tags on windscreens with heat reflective film

    Applies to all car models with heat reflective film in the windscreen

  • Privacy locking

    S60, S60CC, V60, V60CC, V60H, S60L, S60L Hybrid

  • Connecting driver profile to key

    XC90 and XC90 Twin Engine of model year 2016 onwards, S90, V90 and V90 Cross Country of model year 2017 onwards, XC40, XC60, XC60 Twin Engine, V90 Twin Engine and S90 Twin Engine of model year 2018 onwards, V60 of model year 2019 and later

  • Cargo area floor in V90 Cross Country - Volvo Ocean Race

    V90 Cross Country - Volvo Ocean Race of model year 2018

  • Collision avoidance assistance

    XC90, XC90 Twin Engine of model year 2016 with software update released November 2017., S90, V90, V90 Cross Country, XC90, XC90 Twin Engine of model year 2017 with software update released November 2017., S90, S90 Twin Engine, V90, V90 Cross Country, V90 Twin Engine, XC40, XC60, XC60 Twin Engine, XC90, XC90 Twin Engine of model year 2018 (manufactured in 2017, week 46 or later)., V60 of model year 2019 and later

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  • Filling with fuel pump

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

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  • 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.

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  • Driver profiles

    In order for your Volvo to be customised for you every time you get into the car, you have the option to save and protect your personal preferences in driver profiles. The driver profiles can be connected to the car's keys, and when the car is unlocked, its settings are adjusted to the driver profile in the key being used.

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  • Park Assist Pilot, drive out of parallel parking

    You can get assistance with driving out from parallel parking using the Park Assist Pilot option. Here you can find information and video tutorials that describe how to use the function.

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  • Pilot Assist, part 1

    Pilot Assist is a comfort function that can provide you with steering assistance and help you to maintain the distance to the vehicle in front of you. Initially, you may find it feels a little strange when Pilot Assist helps to control your car, and you may need to drive a few kilometres with Pilot Assist before you feel completely at home with the function. Below are some tips that you may find useful when using Pilot Assist.

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  • Park Assist Pilot, parallel parking

    The Park Assist Pilot option is a function that can assist you with manoeuvring your car while parking. It can also assist with steering when driving out from parallel parking. This article provides information, video tutorials and links to instructions showing how and when to use the function.

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