2018 Volvo V60 Owner's Manual

2018 Volvo V60 owners manual
Year:
2018
Make:
Volvo
Model:
V60
Rating:
(5)

Online manual

Size:
7.93 MB

Table of Contents

14
Searching for information
14
Categories
15
Favorites
15
Quick Guide
15
Navigating in an article
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17
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On-board owner's manual
17
The owner's manual in mobile devices
18
Footnotes
18
Risk of injury
18
Risk of damage to the vehicle
19
Procedures
19
Position lists
19
Bullet lists
20
Continues on next page
20
Continuation from previous page
20
Options and accessories
20
Shiftlock
20
Anti-lock Brake System (ABS)
20
Fuel filler door
20
Points to keep in mind
20
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21
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Maps
23
Mobile apps
23
Owner's manuals for earlier model Volvos
23
Contact
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FSC®
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Driver distraction
26
Accessory installation
26
27
Occupant safety reminders
30
Volvo customers in Canada
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Transport Canada can be contacted at:
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Seat belt pretensioners
32
Seat belt maintenance
32
Adjusting seat belt height (front seat belts only)
33
Seat belt retractor
33
When wearing the seat belt remember:
33
Unbuckling the seat belt
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Rear seats
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The front airbag system
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Front airbag deployment
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Airbag decals
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Disabling the passenger's side front airbag
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Modifications
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Components in the SIPS airbag system
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Volvo has some very specific recommendations:
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When attaching the seat belt to a child seat:
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Child restraint registration and recalls
53
Securing an infant seat with a seat belt
54
Securing a convertible seat with a seat belt
56
Securing a booster cushion
58
To access the anchors
60
Securing a child seat
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Integrated two-stage booster cushionCanada only: This cushion may be referred to as a built-in booster cushion.
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Stage 1
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Stage 2
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Child safety locks – rear doors
67
Power child safety locks and disengaging rear door windows
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Gauges and indicators: analog instrument panel
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Function check
75
Current (instantaneous) reading
76
Available power
76
Fault in the Active Bending Light (ABL) system
77
Malfunction Indicator Light
78
Anti-lock Brake System (ABS)
78
Rear fog lights
78
Stability system
78
Stability system - Sport mode
78
Low fuel level
78
Information symbol
78
High beam indicator
78
Left turn signal indicator
78
Right turn signal indicator
78
Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
78
Ecofunction on
78
Start/stop
78
Low oil pressure
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Parking brake applied
79
Airbags – SRS
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Seat belt reminder
79
Generator not charging
79
Engine temperature
80
Fault in brake system
80
Warning symbol
80
Reminder – doors not closed
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Operation
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EXITfunctions
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Setting the clock
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Inserting and removing the remote key
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Inserting the remote keyNot necessary in vehicles with the optional keyless drive.
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Removing the remote key
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Ignition mode 0
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Ignition mode I
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Ignition mode II
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Returning to mode 0
85
Starting and stopping the engine
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Emergency towing
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Power seat
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Programming the seat's memory
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Heated seats
87
Storing the positions of the power driver's seat/mirrors in the remote key
88
Returning the seat/mirrors to the stored positions
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Emergency stop
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Rear center head restraint
89
Manually folding down the rear seat's outboard head restraints
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Automatically folding down the rear seat’s outboard head restraints
91
Folding down the rear seat backrests
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Adjusting
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Keypads and steering wheel paddles
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Horn
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Continuous high beam headlights
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High beam flash
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Models with an analog instrument panel
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Models with a digital instrument panel
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Cornering lightsCertain models only
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Instrument lighting
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\Theater\ lighting
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When changing lanes
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When turning
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Overhead courtesy lighting
102
Courtesy lights/door step lighting
102
Glove compartment lighting
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Cargo area lighting
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Windshield wipers off
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Single sweep
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Intermittent wiping
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Continuous wiping
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Windshield wiper service position
104
Activating and setting the sensitivity
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Heated washer nozzles
105
High-pressure headlight washing
105
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Tailgate wiper and reverse gear
106
Manual up/down
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Auto up/down
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Adjusting
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Tilting the door mirrors when parking
108
Home safe and approach lighting
108
Automatically tilting the door mirrors when parking
109
Automatic retraction when locking
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Resetting to neutral
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Auto-dim function
110
Operation
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Calibration
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Visor
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Automatic opening
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Manual opening
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Manual closing
113
Automatic closing
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Gate Operator/Canadian Programming
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Resetting HomeLink Buttons
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Analog instrument panel
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Digital instrument panel
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Functions
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Information headings
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Functions
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Information headings
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Average fuel consumption
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Average speed
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Current fuel consumption
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Distance to empty
127
Trip odometer
127
Average speed and fuel consumption
127
Changing units
127
Function
128
Settings
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Air conditioning
130
Side windows and moonroof
130
Fog on the inside of the windows
130
Temporary shut-off of the air conditioning
130
Ice and snow
130
Climate system maintenance
130
Refrigerant
130
Sensor location
130
Passenger compartment filter
131
Interior Air Quality System (IAQS)
131
Materials used in the cabin
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Air vents in the dashboard
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Air vents in the door pillars
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Starting the seat heating automatically
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Heated rear seats
135
Temperature control
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Blower control
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Timer
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Using load carriers
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Mounting in the rear position
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Mounting in the front position
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Removing and storing the cargo net
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Use
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Installing the cover
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Removing the cover
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Folding down the cargo area cover's rear flap
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Folding the grid up/down
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Installing the steel cargo grid
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Locking confirmation
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Lock indicator
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Buttons on the remote
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Removing the key blade
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Reinserting the blade
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Activating the private locking function
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Opening the remote key
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Inserting a new battery
162
Closing the remote key
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Locking the vehicle
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Unlocking the vehicle
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Unlocking
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Locking
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Indicator light in the lock buttons
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Lock buttons in the rear side doors
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Automatic relocking
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Automatic locking
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Unlocking the tailgate with the remote key
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Unlocking the tailgate from the driver's seat
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Locking the tailgate with the remote key
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Opening that tailgate manually
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Arming the alarm
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Disarming the alarm
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Automatic re-arming
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Remote key not functioning
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Traction Control (TC)
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Spin Control (SC)
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Active Yaw Control (AYC)
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Corner Traction Control (CTC)
176
Engine Drag Control (EDC)
176
Trailer Stability Assist (TSA)
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Sport mode
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Symbols and messages in the main instrument panel
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Introduction
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Speed alert
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Sensus Navigation
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Operation
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Engaging the cruise control function
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Setting a speed
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Adjusting the set speed
183
Switching from ACC to CC
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Switching from CC to ACC
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Automatic deactivation
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Temporary deactivation
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Resume set speed
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Deactivation
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Radar sensor type approval
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Function
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Warning light—driver braking required
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Steep inclines and/or heavy loads
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Putting ACC in standby mode
189
Setting a speed
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Changing the set speed
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Setting a time interval
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Standby mode (temporary deactivation)
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Standby mode due to action by the driver
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Automatic standby mode
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Resuming the set speed
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Turning ACC off completely
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Passing another vehicle
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Introduction
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Enhanced speed interval
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Automatic standby mode when ACC changes target vehicles
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No automatic braking when at a standstill
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The parking brake is applied automatically
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The radar sensor and its limitations
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Situations where ACC may not function optimally
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Symbols and messages in the display
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Introduction
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Setting a time interval
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Limitations
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Symbols and text messages
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Function
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Using City Safety™
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On and Off
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Limitations
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Troubleshooting
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Symbols and messages in the display
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The laser sensor
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Collision Warning
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Brake Support
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Auto-brake
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Activating/deactivating both warning signals
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Activating/deactivating the audible warning signal only
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Setting a warning distance
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Checking settings
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Fault tracing and actions
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Maintenance
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On/Off
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Function
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Limitations
226
Instrument panel
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Center console display
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Lane Departure Warning (LDW)Models with 5- or 6-cylinder engines only.
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Operation and function
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Settings
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Limitations
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Symbols and messages
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LDW or LKA
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LKA function
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On/Off
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Steering assist
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Vibration warnings
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Dynamic cornering
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Visual indicator
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Audible signal
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Rear park assist
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Front park assist
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Activating/deactivating
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Cleaning the sensors
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Introduction
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1: Searching and measuring
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2: Backing into the parking space
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3: Adjusting the vehicle's position
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Information to keep in mind
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Maintenance
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Faults in the system
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Introduction
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Ambient lighting conditions
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Zoom
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Automatic zoom
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Deactivation
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Settings
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Summary
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Guiding lines
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Marker lines
252
Vehicles equipped with Park Assist
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Keep in mind
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Radar sensor type approval
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When does BLIS function
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Activating/deactivating BLIS
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When does CTA function
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Limitations
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Maintenance
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Active functions
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Deactivated functions
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Message in the instrument panel display
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Hill Start Assist (HSA)Certain models only
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Shiftlock
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Gear indicator
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Reverse: position R
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Neutral: position N
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Drive: position D
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While driving
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Shiftlock: Neutral (N)
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Geartronic: steering wheel paddles
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Geartronic: Sport mode (S)Certain models only
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Geartronic: starting on slippery surfaces
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Shiftlock override
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Auto-stopping the engine
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Auto-starting the engine
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Deactivating Start/Stop
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Text messages
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Introduction
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Function
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Combinations of On and Off
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Activating Eco Coast
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Deactivating Eco Coast
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Eco Coastlimitations
276
Additional information and settings
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Introduction
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Function
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Using HDC
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Brake pad inspection
279
Power brakes function only when the engine is running
279
Water on brake discs and brake pads affects braking
280
Severe strain on the brake system
280
Cleaning the brake discs
280
Symbols in the instrument panel
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Adaptive brake lights
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Emergency Brake Assistance
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Electric parking brake
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Low battery voltage
282
Parking on a hill
282
Applying the electric parking brake
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Manual release
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Automatic release
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Heavy load uphill
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Symbol and messages in the instrument panel
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Deposit control gasoline (detergent additives)
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Alcohol – Ethanol
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Minimum octane
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TOP TIER Detergent Gasoline
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Demanding driving
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Fuel Formulations
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Use of Additives
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Manually opening the fuel filler door
291
Opening/closing the fuel cap
292
Three-way catalytic converter
292
Heated oxygen sensors
293
Economical driving conserves natural resources
293
Handling and roadholding
294
Trailer cable
296
Function
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Facts about TSA
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How TSAworks
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Attaching the towing eyelet
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Introduction
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Tire rotation
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New Tires
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Tire age
303
Storing wheels and tires
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Summer and winter tires
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Changing a wheel
305
Spare tire
308
Spare wheel
308
Re-installing the wheel
309
Inflation placard
310
Tire inflation
310
Cold tires
311
To check inflation pressure:
311
Speed ratings
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Curb weight
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Capacity weight
314
Permissible axle weight
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TREADWEAR
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TRACTION
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Determining which tire monitoring system is in your vehicle
318
Introduction
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Messages
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Erasing warning messages
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Recalibrating TPMS (Canadian models only)
324
Activating/deactivating TPMS (Canadian models only)
324
Erasing warning messages
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Introduction
326
Accessing the tire sealing system
326
Tire sealing system–temporarily repairing a flat tire
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327
The Federal Clean Air Act – U.S.
334
Maintenance
334
Applicable warranties – U.S./Canada
334
Periodic maintenance helps minimize emissions
334
Each time the car is refueled:
335
Monthly:
335
As needed:
335
Hoisting the vehicle
336
How do states use OBD II for emission inspections?
337
How can my vehicle fail OBD II emission inspection?
337
Prerequisites
337
CSB menu access
338
Booking information and data from the vehicle
338
Booking service or repairs manually
338
338
My Appointments
338
Transmitting vehicle data
338
Booking information and vehicle data
339
Opening and closing the hood
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Checking and adding oil
342
Checking the level
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346
Removing the headlight housing
347
Reinserting the headlight housing
347
Removing the cover to access the bulbs
348
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Extra high beamModels with optional Active Bending Lights only.
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Removing the lens
352
Reinstalling the lens
352
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Replacing the windshield wiper blades
354
Cleaning
355
Replacing the tailgate wiper blade
355
Cleaning
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Symbols on the battery
356
Handling
357
Maintenance
358
Removal
360
Rally bar R-Design models
360
Installation
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Positions
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Positions: fusebox A
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Positions: fusebox B
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Positions
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Positions
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Exterior components
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Fabric
373
AlcanteraTMsuede-like material
373
Leather care
374
Cleaning leather upholstery
374
Protecting leather upholstery
374
Cleaning a leather-covered steering wheel
374
Cleaning the seat belts
375
Cleaning floor mats
375
Spots on interior plastic, metal, or wood surfaces
375
375
Color code
375
Minor stone chips and scratches
376
Repairing stone chips
376
Location of labels
379
List of labels
379
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Engine specifications
385
Extreme engine operation
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Introduction
391
Warning symbol
391
Information symbol
391
Warning symbols in the instrument panel
392
Indicator symbols in the instrument panel
393
Information symbols in the instrument panel
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Related information
395

FAQ about the 2018 Volvo V60 Manual

What contains the 2018 V60 manual?

The Volvo V60 owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Volvo to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Volvo V60. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Volvo V60 2018 owner's manual:

  • Instrument Panel and Controls, including dashboard indicators, warning lights, and controls
  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that Volvo V60 owners can do
  • Maintenance for your Volvo V60, such as oil changes, tire rotations, brake inspections, and fluid checks
  • Customer Assistance, with contact information for customer support
  • Basic operations, like starting and stopping the engine and driver settings

Where to download the 2018 Volvo V60 Owners Manual?

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Is the manual for the Volvo V60 year 2018 free?

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The Volvo V60 (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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