Certified by Volvo

Volvo cars are certified for every moment. When you purchase a Certified by Volvo vehicle, you’ll have the same confidence and pride in your vehicles as you would a brand-new one. You will have peace of mind as you move through every mile of life.

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Certified by Volvo - 2024 IntelliChoice Award

2024 IntelliChoice Best Used Ownership Cost Award

Certified by Volvo

For the second year in a row, Volvo has been selected in the Best Used Ownership Cost category at the 2024 IntelliChoice Certified Pre-Owned Awards. IntelliChoice issues the industry's only independent report card, comparing Certified Pre-Owned programs and determining which CPO programs are best, with Volvo once again offering one of the top programs.

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Certification & Warranty

Benefits Checklist

• 12-month, unlimited mile warranty, upgradeable for an additional 5 years* • Comprehensive Inspection, covering more than 170+ points • Volvo Roadside Assistance–24/7/365 • Complimentary 1-year subscription to Volvo Cars app** • Complimentary CARFAX Vehicle History Report with Buyback Guarantee • Complimentary Sirius XM for 3 months. Learn more here. • Special financing offers from Volvo Cars Financial Services • Strict eligibility rules • Stringent inspection and reconditioning standards completed by Certified Volvo Technicians

*Warranty is valid for 12 months/unlimited mileage after the expiration of 4-year/50,000-mile new-vehicle Basic Warranty, or 12 months from your Certified by Volvo purchase date, whichever occurs later. Mileage is unlimited. **Standard connectivity is available in model year 2015.5 and newer vehicles. The Volvo Cars app is included for initial 1-year for Certified Pre-Owned vehicles (model years 2018 and newer). The Volvo Cars app permissions do not affect any emergency services in event of an accident. Vehicle immobilization available in some states.

Comprehensive 170+ point inspection

During our rigorous inspection, no detail escapes our quality factory-trained technicians, whether it’s mechanical or cosmetic. We’re so thorough that even the tire tread depth is checked in 12 separate places. Every Certified by Volvo vehicle must pass this comprehensive inspection and road test that cover more than 170+ points, inside and out, including:

• Exterior panels, glass, lights, grilles, bumpers, and frame • Interior systems and amenities – from the seats and sunroof to windows and doors • Powertrain – engine, transmission, suspension, steering, and much more • Check key safety features: Brakes, Airbags and seat belts, Glass and mirrors, Exterior lights, and tires and wheels • Inspection also includes verifying function of advanced safety systems, Lane Departure Warning, Pilot Assist, and Blind Spot Information System(BLIS)™


With the Certified by Volvo warranty, you’ll get factory backed coverage on thousands of components, systems, and operations — and many additional benefits:

• 12-month, unlimited mile warranty, upgradeable for an additonal 5 years*** covering replacement or repair of defective components within the following systems: engine, transmission, drive axle (front and rear), steering, suspension, brakes, electrical, air conditioning • All repairs completed with Volvo Genuine Parts • $0 deductible • Warranty is transferable to subsequent owners at no cost • The CARFAX Buyback Guarantee protects you from unknowingly buying a used car with a DMV-reported incident (salvage, fire, flood damage, odometer problems, or lemon history). CARFAX agrees to buy back the vehicle if the CARFAX Report originally stated that the vehicle had no Branded Title, but a Branded Title actually exists. Go to carfax.com to learn more.

***Warranty is valid for 12 months/unlimited mileage after the expiration of 4-year/50,000-mile new-vehicle Basic Warranty, or 12 months from your Certified by Volvo purchase date, whichever occurs later. Mileage is unlimited.

Extended Peace of Mind

You can extend the protection of your Certified by Volvo warranty based on your specific coverage needs. Select from a range of upgrade plans – available up to 5 years with unlimited mileage.† Each plan is transferable and can be included in the financing of your vehicle. In addition to insulating you from the costs of unexpected mechanical breakdowns, the plans also include these coverages: 

• Rental Car – reimbursement up to $35 per day for up to 10 days per covered mechanical breakdown  • Towing – payment of up to $75 in towing charges per covered mechanical breakdown • Travel – if you’re more than 100 miles from home when you experience a covered mechanical breakdown, payment of up to $100 per day, up to $500 per occurrence, for food and lodging

†Coverage level availability may be limited based on the age, mileage, make, and model of your vehicle. Deductible may apply. See service contract for additional details. Warranty is valid for 12 months/unlimited mileage after the expiration of 4-year/50,000-mile new-vehicle Basic Warranty, or 12 months from your Certified by Volvo purchase date, whichever occurs later. Mileage is unlimited.

Roadside Assistance

Volvo Roadside Assistance benefits You’ll receive complimentary Volvo Roadside Assistance with 24/7/365 protection and assistance in emergency situations for the duration of your Certified by Volvo limited warranty from the original in-service date. These benefits include:

Around-the-Clock Support  If you have a vehicle equipped with Volvo On Call, connect with us immediately. The Volvo Customer Support and Roadside Assistance team is available around the clock, 7 days a week. Our knowledgeable team members are ready to help – from taking care of roadside assistance needs to answering questions about your Volvo. Call us 24/7 at 1-800-638-6586. 

Roadside Service  Our roadside service provider will deliver gas, change a flat tire, or perform a battery jump. 

Emergency Towing We’ll arrange to transport your vehicle to the nearest Volvo retailer in the event of a mechanical disablement or traffic accident if your Volvo is inoperative. In the event of a collision, we’ll arrange a tow to a Volvo Authorized Retailer at your expense. 

Emergency Lockout Service  If your keys are lost, broken, or locked in your car, we’ll help you get your vehicle unlocked. 

Trip Interruption  Expense benefits up to $500 are provided in the event of a warranty-related disablement occurring more than 150 miles from your primary residence. That includes reasonable reimbursement for meals, lodging, car rental, and commercial transportation expenses, such as travel arrangements to bring you and your car together after it has been repaired by a Volvo Authorized Retailer.

Travel with confidence and pride

Our Certified Pre-Owned vehicles allow you to travel in style and comfort, turning heads as you go. When you shop a Certified by Volvo vehicle, you’ll have the same confidence and pride in your used vehicle as you would a brand-new one.

Certified pre-owned plug-in hybrids

Enjoy the efficiency of electric driving with a Certified Pre-Owned plug-in hybrid electric vehicle. In addition to our large range of Certified by Volvo sedans, wagons and SUVS, we encourage you to shop our used luxury plug-in hybrids in our Certified by Volvo inventory.

Certified pre-owned fully electric vehicles

Discover our Pure Electric Certified Pre-Owned vehicles: designed for a better way to move through the world. Experience used luxury, where instant power comes with zero tailpipe emissions, when browsing our Certified by Volvo vehicles.

Electrified Vehicles. Explore the Certified by Volvo benefits.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can any used Volvo become a Certified by Volvo vehicle?

No. Each Certified by Volvo vehicle must meet stringent quality standards for age, mileage, and condition before it can be certified – and only an Authorized Volvo Dealer can do it.

Is the vehicle history report available?

Yes, for every Certified Volvo, there is a Vehicle History Report with CARFAX Buyback Guarantee made available.

Is the Certified by Volvo warranty transferable if I sell my vehicle?

Yes! Once a Volvo is certified, this designation stays with the vehicle. The warranty is fully transferable to the new owner at no charge for the remainder of its lifetime.

Can I extend the warranty coverage on my Certified by Volvo vehicle?

Yes! You can purchase additional coverage for an additional 5 years with unlimited miles by purchasing a Volvo Increased Protection plan through your Authorized Volvo Dealer.

Is there special financing available?

•During our Summer Safely Savings Event, enjoy offers starting at 5.99% APR financing for up to 60 months on all Model Year 2019-2023 Certified by Volvo models*

*Offer applies to Certified by Volvo vehicles only and valid if financed through Volvo Car Financial Services (VCFS). Available to qualified customers that meet VCFS credit standards at authorized Volvo Retailers. Not everyone will qualify for credit approval or advertised APR. Other rates and terms are available. All offers are subject to vehicle availability. Must take delivery of vehicle by July 31, 2024. See your participating Volvo Retailer for details. ** Restrictions apply. The A-Plan by Volvo program is exclusively for active employees of select business partners, fleet partners, and other organizations all having a unique relationship with Volvo. Additional purchase eligibility is extended to the eligible individual’s spouse and/or members of their immediate household. The buyer/lessee and the Volvo PIN participant’s legal home address must match the sales or lease contract. Co-buyers or co-lessees are permitted. While supplies last, subject to availability. Volvo Car USA reserves the right to exclude or modify model or trim eligibility at any time. Must take new retail delivery within 90 days of PIN creation date. Only one (1) Volvo PIN allowed per vehicle. Limit two (2) Volvo PINs per participant per year. The Authorized Volvo Car retailer determines final sale price, base MSRP does not include packages, options, destination charge, port installed accessories or dealer accessories (if applicable). Purchase Bonus, Lease Bonus, Loyalty Bonus, Conquest Bonus and/or Volvo Allowance when and if available are subject to change at any time and may vary from month to month and may differ based on geographic location. Not compatible with other A-Plan by Volvo or Public Affinity Offer PINs. Volvo Car USA reserves the right to discontinue this offer at any time without notice. Vehicles may be shown with optional equipment at an additional cost. European specification vehicles may be shown. See Volvo Car retailer for complete details and eligibility. ***Warranty is valid for 12 months/unlimited mileage after the expiration of 4-year/50,000-mile new-vehicle Basic Warranty, or 12 months from your Certified by Volvo purchase date, whichever occurs later. Mileage is unlimited.