Shortcuts to Volvo On Call

Shortcuts to Volvo On Call

Volvo On Call can make your life easier in a number of ways. Smart functions which can save time and make your life easier can be linked with different functions offered in Volvo On Call nowadays.

Google Assistant

If you use Google Assistant (e.g. Google Home speakers, Android phones or iOS devices with the Google Assistant app) then you can use your voice to control some of the Volvo On Call functions. See Volvo On Call app: About voice control with Google Assistant, Amazon Alexa and Siri for more information.

Amazon Alexa

If you have an Amazon Echo speaker then you can use your voice with Alexa to control some of the Volvo On Call functions. See Volvo On Call app: About voice control with Google Assistant, Amazon Alexa and Siri for more information.

Siri

On iOS devices, the Volvo On Call app version 4.1 and later offers support for Siri. You can use Siri to control some of the Volvo On Call functions with your voice. For more information, see Volvo On Call app: About voice control with Google Assistant, Amazon Alexa and Siri.

Widgets

If you are using the Volvo On Call app on an Android or iOS device, you can add Widgets (shortcuts) for faster access to functions such as "Heater remote start", viewing the fuel level, etc.

3D Touch

You can use 3D Touch to create shortcuts for some functions in the Volvo On Call app.

When you install 3D Touch on your phone, you can access shortcuts to a selection of the functions in the Volvo On Call app by tapping the app iconApplicable to iPhone 6S only.. The following functions can be reached via 3D Touch:

  • ERS - Engine Remote Start
  • Remote heater start
  • Unlocking
  • Honk the horn and flash the lights
  • Send destination to car

Flic

Flic is a button-like accessory which uses Bluetooth to connect to your smartphone and the Volvo On Call app. You can then use the Flic button to control functions in the car, such as starting/stopping the remotely controlled engine block heater, sounding the horn or flashing the direction indicators, and locking the car. You can use the Volvo On Call app to set which functions you can use via Flic.

The required functions via Flic are set in the Volvo On Call app.

For Flic to work, you need a smart device with Bluetooth, and the Flic application has to be installed as well. The Flic button has to be paired with your smart device and be set to send commands to the Volvo On Call app.

Find out more about Flic at https://flic.io/

Sharing addresses to the Volvo On Call app

Some third party apps facilitate sharing addresses to the Volvo On Call appVaries depending on phone model and version of operating system..

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Cars of model year 2012 and later equipped with Volvo On Call

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Volvo On Call app: About voice control with Google Assistant, Amazon Alexa and Siri

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