Drive smoothly: avoid fast starts, hard braking and tire screeching. Acceleration The air conditioning is momentarily disengaged during full-throttle acceleration. This system is based on a number of sensors that continuously monitor factors such as the car's lateral and vertical movements, speed, and movements of the wheels. Studded tires should be run-in 300-600 miles 500-1000 km during which the car should be driven as smoothly as possible to give the studs the opportunity to seat properly in the tires. And, of course, please do notoperate a vehicle if you may be affected byalcohol, medication or any impairment thatcould hinder your ability to drive.
Never use abrasive cleaning agents on the moonroof. Your Volvo is designed to meet all applicablesafety and emission standards, as evidenced bythe certification labels attached to the driver'sdoor opening and on the left wheel housing inthe engine compartment. Recirculation Press this switch to engage the recirculation function air in the passenger compartment recirculates - no fresh air enters the compartment. After Volvo cars and parts have fulfilled their use, recycling is the next critical step in completing the life cycle. Suitable detergents: Special car washing detergents should be used. Reporting Safety Defects in the U.
Improperly used, any of these could cause a distraction. Release the parking brake by depressing the button at the end of the lever and lowering the lever completely. Never place heavy objects on the moonroof. Dynamic Stability and Traction Control is standard on the T5 and R models and optional on 2. Water repellent glass-option Page 37 The sideview mirrors and side door windows can be treated with a water repellent coating.
Front airbags do not normally deploy in a side impact collision, in a collision from the rear or in a rollover situation. Correct front wheel alignment is very important. In this context, design, production, product use, and recycling are all important considerations. That was my opinion until I purchased one of my own because of the recent excellent safety ratings. Please note that this function will not unlock the doors if the engine is running. Activating the rain sensor: 1.
Press button 2 to turn on the front fog lights. Use a tire pressure gauge to check the inflation pressure of all four tires. Unsupervised children could lock themselves in an open trunk and risk injury. Move the seat to the desired position using the seat adjustment controls see the previous page. Always use the parking brake hand brake when parking. Abbreviations A number of different abbreviations are used in the manual. The filter also cleans recirculated passenger compartment air.
Information contained in the balance of themanual is extremely useful and should be readafter operating the vehicle for the first time. If you are taking any medication, consult your physician about its potential effects on your driving abilities. Please refer to your Warranty and Service Records Information booklet, or consult your Volvo retailer for these intervals. For this reason, it should be kept in the car for ready access. Seat belt maintenance Check periodically that the seat belts are in good condition. Control panel for optional power seat see page 60 for more information.
Auto close: Push the switch forward as far as possible position 1 and release it to automatically close the moonroof. Volvo strongly recommends that if your vehicle is covered under a service campaign, safety or emission recall or similar action, it should be completed as soon as possible. Vehicle Overview Volvo's S60 sedan slots between the company's entry-level S40 and top-of-the-line S80. The vehicle can be driven approximately 50 miles 80 km , or somewhat farther if the vehicle is not heavily loaded. The transmission cannot shift up to D rive from fourth gear.
The sensors receive data up to 500 times per second, which is used to provide extremely fast and precise adjustment of each shock absorber. However, not all frontal collisions activate the front airbags. Always follow the chain manufacturer's installation instructions carefully. The visor slides open automatically when the moonroof is opened. On hills, also turn the front wheels toward the curb. No more than one protective floor covering may be used at one time. Check that brake application feels normal.
Have the vehicle towed to a trained and qualified Volvo service technician for repairs. An audible click will be heard when the fuel filler door relocks. Operation Press to operate the air quality sensor normal setting. The jack should be kept well-greased. Home safe lighting When you leave your car at night, you can make use of the home safe lighting function to illuminate the area in front of the car. Still, the driver feels in complete control.