2018 Volvo S60 Inscription Owner's Manual

2018 Volvo S60 Inscription owners manual
Year:
2018
Make:
Volvo
Model:
S60 Inscription
Rating:
(8)

Online manual

Size:
7.79 MB

Table of Contents

12
Searching for information
12
Categories
13
Favorites
13
Quick Guide
13
Navigating in an article
13
15
15
On-board owner's manual
15
The owner's manual in mobile devices
16
Footnotes
16
Risk of injury
16
Risk of damage to the vehicle
17
Procedures
17
Position lists
17
Bullet lists
18
Continues on next page
18
Continuation from previous page
18
Options and accessories
18
Shiftlock
18
Anti-lock Brake System (ABS)
18
Fuel filler door
18
Points to keep in mind
18
19
19
20
Maps
21
Mobile apps
21
Owner's manuals for earlier model Volvos
21
Contact
21
22
23
FSC®
23
Driver distraction
24
Accessory installation
24
25
Occupant safety reminders
28
Volvo customers in Canada
28
Transport Canada can be contacted at:
29
30
Seat belt pretensioners
30
Seat belt maintenance
30
Adjusting seat belt height (front seat belts only)
31
Seat belt retractor
31
When wearing the seat belt remember:
31
Unbuckling the seat belt
32
32
Rear seats
32
33
33
35
The front airbag system
35
Front airbag deployment
35
Airbag decals
37
38
Disabling the passenger's side front airbag
38
Modifications
40
41
Components in the SIPS airbag system
42
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47
Volvo has some very specific recommendations:
49
When attaching the seat belt to a child seat:
51
Child restraint registration and recalls
51
Securing an infant seat with a seat belt
51
Securing a convertible seat with a seat belt
54
Securing a booster cushion
56
To access the anchors
57
Securing a child seat
59
Child safety locks – rear doors
60
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65
Gauges and indicators: analog instrument panel
65
Function check
67
Current (instantaneous) reading
68
Available power
68
Fault in the Active Bending Light (ABL) system
69
Malfunction Indicator Light
70
Anti-lock Brake System (ABS)
70
Rear fog lights
70
Stability system
70
Stability system - Sport mode
70
Low fuel level
70
Information symbol
70
High beam indicator
70
Left turn signal indicator
70
Right turn signal indicator
70
Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
70
Ecofunction on
70
Start/stop
70
Low oil pressure
71
Parking brake applied
71
Airbags – SRS
71
Seat belt reminder
71
Generator not charging
71
Engine temperature
72
Fault in brake system
72
Warning symbol
72
Reminder – doors not closed
73
73
Operation
73
EXITfunctions
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Setting the clock
75
Inserting and removing the remote key
75
Inserting the remote keyNot necessary in vehicles with the optional keyless drive.
75
Removing the remote key
76
Ignition mode 0
76
Ignition mode I
77
Ignition mode II
77
Returning to mode 0
77
Starting and stopping the engine
77
Emergency towing
77
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Power seat
78
Programming the seat's memory
79
Heated seats
79
Storing the positions of the power driver's seat/mirrors in the remote key
80
Returning the seat/mirrors to the stored positions
81
Emergency stop
81
Rear center head restraint
81
Automatically folding down the rear seat’s outboard head restraints
82
Folding down the rear seat backrests
83
Adjusting
84
Keypads and steering wheel paddles
84
Horn
84
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Continuous high beam headlights
86
High beam flash
86
Models with an analog instrument panel
87
Models with a digital instrument panel
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Cornering lightsCertain models only
89
Instrument lighting
90
\Theater\ lighting
90
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91
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When changing lanes
92
When turning
92
Overhead courtesy lighting
93
Courtesy lights/door step lighting
93
Glove compartment lighting
93
94
Trunk lighting
94
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94
Windshield wipers off
95
Single sweep
95
Intermittent wiping
95
Continuous wiping
95
Windshield wiper service position
95
Activating and setting the sensitivity
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Heated washer nozzles
96
High-pressure headlight washing
96
97
Tailgate wiper and reverse gear
97
Manual up/down
98
Auto up/down
98
Operation
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Adjusting
100
Tilting the door mirrors when parking
100
Home safe and approach lighting
100
Automatically tilting the door mirrors when parking
101
Automatic retraction when locking
101
Resetting to neutral
101
Auto-dim function
102
Operation
103
Calibration
103
104
Visor
104
Automatic opening
105
Manual opening
105
Manual closing
105
Automatic closing
105
106
Gate Operator/Canadian Programming
108
Resetting HomeLink Buttons
108
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Analog instrument panel
111
Digital instrument panel
111
111
112
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Functions
114
Information headings
115
117
Functions
117
Information headings
118
Average fuel consumption
119
Average speed
119
Current fuel consumption
119
Distance to empty
119
Trip odometer
119
Average speed and fuel consumption
119
Changing units
119
Function
120
Settings
120
Air conditioning
122
Side windows and moonroof
122
Fog on the inside of the windows
122
Vents in the parcel shelf
122
Temporary shut-off of the air conditioning
122
Ice and snow
122
Climate system maintenance
122
Refrigerant
122
Sensor location
123
Passenger compartment filter
123
Interior Air Quality System (IAQS)
123
Materials used in the cabin
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Air vents in the dashboard
125
Air vents in the door pillars
126
127
Starting the seat heating automatically
128
Heated rear seats
128
Temperature control
129
Blower control
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Timer
132
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Using load carriers
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Locking confirmation
148
Lock indicator
148
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Buttons on the remote
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151
Removing the key blade
151
Reinserting the blade
151
152
With the valet locking function activated:
153
Activating the valet locking function
153
Opening the remote key
154
Inserting a new battery
154
Closing the remote key
154
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Locking the vehicle
155
Unlocking the vehicle
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Unlocking
161
Locking
161
Indicator light in the lock buttons
161
Lock buttons in the rear side doors
161
Automatic relocking
161
Automatic locking
161
Unlocking/opening the trunk from the passenger compartment
162
Opening the trunk manually
163
Locking the trunk with the remote key
163
Opening the trunk from the inside (U.S. models only)
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Arming the alarm
165
Disarming the alarm
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Automatic re-arming
166
Remote key not functioning
166
Traction Control (TC)
168
Spin Control (SC)
168
Active Yaw Control (AYC)
168
Corner Traction Control (CTC)
168
Engine Drag Control (EDC)
168
Trailer Stability Assist (TSA)
168
Sport mode
169
Symbols and messages in the main instrument panel
170
Introduction
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Speed alert
173
Sensus Navigation
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Operation
174
Engaging the cruise control function
175
Setting a speed
175
Adjusting the set speed
175
Switching from ACC to CC
176
Switching from CC to ACC
176
Automatic deactivation
177
Temporary deactivation
177
Resume set speed
177
Deactivation
177
Radar sensor type approval
178
Function
179
Warning light—driver braking required
180
Steep inclines and/or heavy loads
180
Putting ACC in standby mode
181
Setting a speed
181
Changing the set speed
182
Setting a time interval
182
Standby mode (temporary deactivation)
183
Standby mode due to action by the driver
183
Automatic standby mode
183
Resuming the set speed
184
Turning ACC off completely
184
Passing another vehicle
184
Introduction
185
Enhanced speed interval
185
Automatic standby mode when ACC changes target vehicles
186
No automatic braking when at a standstill
186
The parking brake is applied automatically
186
The radar sensor and its limitations
187
Situations where ACC may not function optimally
187
Symbols and messages in the display
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Introduction
192
Setting a time interval
193
Limitations
193
Symbols and text messages
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196
Function
197
Using City Safety™
198
On and Off
198
Limitations
198
Troubleshooting
199
Symbols and messages in the display
201
The laser sensor
202
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Collision Warning
205
Brake Support
205
Auto-brake
205
206
Activating/deactivating both warning signals
206
Activating/deactivating the audible warning signal only
206
Setting a warning distance
206
Checking settings
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Fault tracing and actions
212
Maintenance
213
214
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On/Off
217
Function
218
Limitations
218
Instrument panel
220
Center console display
221
Lane Departure Warning (LDW)Models with 5- or 6-cylinder engines only.
222
Operation and function
223
Settings
223
Limitations
224
Symbols and messages
225
LDW or LKA
227
LKA function
227
On/Off
228
Steering assist
229
Vibration warnings
229
Dynamic cornering
229
230
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Visual indicator
232
Audible signal
233
Rear park assist
233
Front park assist
234
Activating/deactivating
235
Cleaning the sensors
235
Introduction
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1: Searching and measuring
237
2: Backing into the parking space
238
3: Adjusting the vehicle's position
238
Information to keep in mind
239
Maintenance
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Faults in the system
240
Introduction
241
Ambient lighting conditions
242
Zoom
242
Automatic zoom
243
Deactivation
243
Settings
243
Summary
243
Guiding lines
243
Marker lines
244
Vehicles equipped with Park Assist
244
Keep in mind
245
Radar sensor type approval
246
When does BLIS function
246
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Activating/deactivating BLIS
247
248
When does CTA function
248
Limitations
248
Maintenance
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Active functions
255
Deactivated functions
255
Message in the instrument panel display
255
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257
Hill Start Assist (HSA)Certain models only
257
Shiftlock
258
Gear indicator
258
Reverse: position R
258
Neutral: position N
258
Drive: position D
258
While driving
259
Shiftlock: Neutral (N)
259
Geartronic: steering wheel paddles
260
Geartronic: Sport mode (S)Certain models only
261
Geartronic: starting on slippery surfaces
261
Shiftlock override
261
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262
Auto-stopping the engine
263
Auto-starting the engine
263
Deactivating Start/Stop
263
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264
265
Text messages
266
Introduction
267
Function
267
Combinations of On and Off
268
Activating Eco Coast
268
Deactivating Eco Coast
268
Eco Coastlimitations
268
Additional information and settings
268
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269
Brake pad inspection
270
Power brakes function only when the engine is running
270
Water on brake discs and brake pads affects braking
270
Severe strain on the brake system
270
Cleaning the brake discs
270
Symbols in the instrument panel
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Adaptive brake lights
272
Emergency Brake Assistance
272
Electric parking brake
273
Low battery voltage
273
Parking on a hill
273
Applying the electric parking brake
273
Manual release
274
Automatic release
274
Heavy load uphill
274
Symbol and messages in the instrument panel
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278
Deposit control gasoline (detergent additives)
279
Alcohol – Ethanol
280
Minimum octane
280
TOP TIER Detergent Gasoline
280
Demanding driving
281
Fuel Formulations
281
Use of Additives
281
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Manually opening the fuel filler door
282
Opening/closing the fuel cap
283
Three-way catalytic converter
283
Heated oxygen sensors
284
Economical driving conserves natural resources
284
Handling and roadholding
285
Trailer cable
287
Function
287
Facts about TSA
287
How TSAworks
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Attaching the towing eyelet
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Introduction
292
Tire rotation
292
New Tires
293
Tire age
293
Storing wheels and tires
293
294
Summer and winter tires
295
295
Changing a wheel
295
Spare tire
298
Spare wheel
298
Re-installing the wheel
299
Inflation placard
300
Tire inflation
300
Cold tires
301
To check inflation pressure:
301
Speed ratings
302
304
304
Curb weight
304
Capacity weight
304
Permissible axle weight
304
306
TREADWEAR
306
TRACTION
306
Determining which tire monitoring system is in your vehicle
308
Introduction
308
309
311
Messages
311
Erasing warning messages
311
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313
Recalibrating TPMS (Canadian models only)
314
Activating/deactivating TPMS (Canadian models only)
314
Erasing warning messages
315
316
Introduction
316
Accessing the tire sealing system
316
Tire sealing system–temporarily repairing a flat tire
317
317
The Federal Clean Air Act – U.S.
324
Maintenance
324
Applicable warranties – U.S./Canada
324
Periodic maintenance helps minimize emissions
324
Each time the car is refueled:
325
Monthly:
325
As needed:
325
Hoisting the vehicle
326
How do states use OBD II for emission inspections?
327
How can my vehicle fail OBD II emission inspection?
327
Prerequisites
327
CSB menu access
328
Booking information and data from the vehicle
328
Booking service or repairs manually
328
328
My Appointments
328
Transmitting vehicle data
328
Booking information and vehicle data
329
Opening and closing the hood
329
330
Checking and adding oil
332
Checking the level
335
336
Removing the headlight housing
337
Reinserting the headlight housing
337
Removing the cover to access the bulbs
338
339
339
Extra high beamModels with optional Active Bending Lights only.
340
340
Backup lights
341
342
342
343
Removing the lens
343
Reinstalling the lens
343
343
344
Replacing the windshield wiper blades
345
Cleaning
345
346
346
Symbols on the battery
346
Handling
347
Maintenance
348
Removal
350
Rally bar R-Design models
350
Installation
351
351
352
Positions
353
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Positions: fusebox A
355
Positions: fusebox B
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Positions
358
359
Positions
359
361
Exterior components
361
362
363
Fabric
363
AlcanteraTMsuede-like material
363
Leather care
364
Cleaning leather upholstery
364
Protecting leather upholstery
364
Cleaning a leather-covered steering wheel
364
Cleaning the seat belts
365
Cleaning floor mats
365
Spots on interior plastic, metal, or wood surfaces
365
365
Color code
365
Minor stone chips and scratches
366
Repairing stone chips
366
Location of labels
369
List of labels
369
373
Engine specifications
375
Extreme engine operation
376
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379
Introduction
381
Warning symbol
381
Information symbol
381
Warning symbols in the instrument panel
382
Indicator symbols in the instrument panel
383
Information symbols in the instrument panel
383
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385
Related information
385

FAQ about the 2018 Volvo S60 Inscription Manual

What contains the 2018 S60 Inscription manual?

The Volvo S60 Inscription owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Volvo to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Volvo S60 Inscription. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Volvo S60 Inscription 2018 owner's manual:

  • Technical Information, like engine specifications, tire sizes, and recommendations
  • Best practice for driving your Volvo S60 Inscription
  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that Volvo S60 Inscription owners can do
  • Fuel Information, with recommended fuel type and fuel tank capacity
  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices

Where to download the 2018 Volvo S60 Inscription Owners Manual?

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Is the manual for the Volvo S60 Inscription year 2018 free?

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The Volvo S60 Inscription (2018) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2018 is available in English.

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