Select a number by turning forwards or backwards. This constitutes a fire risk. Make sure the brake pedal can be depressed completely. Doing so could overload the car's electrical system. Remove the wheel cap where applicable using the lug wrench in the tool kit. Seat belts - the heart of the Volvo safety system The heart of the Volvo safety system is the three-point seat belt a Volvo invention! Auxiliary socket This 12 volt socket can be used to plug in certain accessories such as cellular telephones, etc. After cleaning the engine, the spark plug wells should be inspected for water and blown dry if necessary.
If necessary, see page 127 and 130 for information on checking and topping-up the coolant level. If the inflatable curtain deploys, it remains inflated for approximately 3 seconds. The transmission has a built-in limiter designed to help prevent excessive engine speeds high rpm when gears 4, 3 or L are selected. New Car Limited Warranty Parts and Accessories Limited Warranty Corrosion Protection Limited Warranty Seat Belt and Supplemental Restraint Systems Limited Warranty Emission Design and Defect Warranty Emission Performance Warranty These are the Federal warranties;. The news function will remain active and the radio will continue to monitor news programs. The maintenance services contain several checks which require special instruments and tools and therefore must be performed by a qualified technician.
The text window will provide you with additional information. Pull out the defective bulb and insert a new one. This should be done only by an authorized Volvo service technician. Remove snow tires when threat of snow or ice has ended. This lights up the interior courtesy light, parking lights, license plate lights and the lights in the sideview mirrors. The service key will operate only the driver's door and the ignition switch. The timer function is activated each time you press.
Locate the training button on the garage door opener motor head unit. See page 14 for guidelines. This gear should be engaged at speeds above approx. The doors must not be locked using the remote transmitter while the vehicle is occupied. Any device used to induce slack into the shoulder belt portion of the three-point belt system will have a detrimental effect on the amount of protection available to you in the event of a collision. A water-soluble grease solvent may be used in cases of sticky dirt.
The filter should be replaced more often when driving under dirty and dusty conditions. It is designed to help protect the heads of the occupant of the front seat and the occupant of the outboard rear seat position in certain side impact collisions. A sound from the lock will be audible at this time. An upshift will occur when approaching the top speed for a particular gear or by releasing the accelerator pedal slightly. Before exiting the car, check that the seat belt retracts fully after being unbuckled. The relative performance of tires depends upon the actual conditions of their use, however, and many depart significantly from the norm due to variation in driving habits, service practices and differences in road characteristics and climate. The release of the powder may appear as smoke-like matter.
To open the upper and lower lid: lift the lid from underneath upwards and fold to desired position. If a problem arises, take your car to the nearest authorized Volvo retailer for inspection as soon as possible. The currently selected gear will be displayed in the instrument panel see page 25. Recirculation Recirculation can be used to shut out stale air, exhaust, etc. Other factors that decrease gas mileage are: Worn or dirty spark plugs Incorrect spark plug gap Dirty air cleaner Dirty engine oil and clogged oil filter Dragging brakes Incorrect front end alignment Some of the above mentioned items and others are checked at the standard Maintenance Service intervals. Recirculation together with the air conditioning system cools the passenger compartment more quickly in warm weather.
There are two jack attachment points on each side of the car. The battery is disconnected while the alarm is armed. The metal content is about 75% of the total weight of a car, which makes the car among the most recycled industrial products. Reinstall the bulb holder by turning it slightly clockwise. Do not export your Volvo to another country before investigating that country's applicable safety and exhaust emission requirements. Automatic transmission: Before attempting to tow the car, use the following procedure to override the shiftlock system to move the gear selector to the neutral position. All information, illustrations and specifications contained in this manual are based on the latest product information available at the time of publication.
You should also be familiar with the information in the chapters one, two and four of this manual. The occupant's back must be as upright as comfort allows and be against the seat back with the seat belt properly fastened. A detent indicates equalized bass. Depressing the button on the front of the gear selector knob enables you to move the gear selector to positions P, R, N, D, 4, 3 and L. Pressing twice on the remote control's tailgate unlock button.