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Setting the clock

Updated 11/25/2019

Setting the clock

The first time you use the car, or if the current to the car's battery has been disconnected, you may need to make the settings for time and date. It is important that the clock is set, so that the car can connect to the Internet, amongst other things.

Settings for time and date

Select SettingsSystemDate and Time in the centre display's top view in order to change the settings for the time and date format.

Adjust the time and date by tapping the arrows on the touch screen up or down.

Automatic time for cars with GPS

If your car is equipped with navigation system then you have the option to select Auto Time. The time zone is then adjusted automatically depending on where the car is located. For a certain type of navigation system, the current location (country) must also be set in order to obtain the correct time zone. If Auto Time is not selected then time and date are adjusted using the up or down arrows on the touch screen.

Daylight saving time

In certain countries it is possible to select automatic setting of daylight saving time using Auto. For other countries, daylight saving time can be set using On or Off.

16w06 - Support site - Set Clock

The clock is shown in both the driver and centre display. Its position in the 12-inch and 8-inch driver display is shown here.

If the battery has been disconnected

If the clock has been reset after the car's battery has been disconnected after e.g. a visit to a service workshop, you may need to set the clock again. If the clock is not set then the car's Internet connection may be affected.

Car model/model year

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, V60 Twin Engine and V60 Cross Country of model year 2019 onwards

S60 and S60 Twin Engine of model year 2020 onwards

The range of models may vary depending on market.


This article is applicable to

Car model/model year

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, V60 Twin Engine and V60 Cross Country of model year 2019 onwards

S60 and S60 Twin Engine of model year 2020 onwards

The range of models may vary depending on market.


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