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by Taff
Thu Jun 20, 2019 10:07 pm
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: Oncoming Lane Mitigation - Country lanes
Replies: 5
Views: 738

Re: Oncoming Lane Mitigation - Country lanes

You will have no problems, I drive along a lot of narrow country lanes in North Wales, where one or the other have to pull onto the verge with no problems, only problem i encountered was on a very tight bend and when it sensed the on coming car it braked.
by Taff
Tue Apr 02, 2019 8:17 pm
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: MPG - Again :-)
Replies: 148
Views: 29090

Re: MPG - Again :-)

Michaelxc40 wrote:
Tue Apr 02, 2019 2:42 pm
Hi yes I have to agree the Volvo readings compared to actual trip reset to a full tank refill calculation myself there is always around 5mpg difference ie I’m getting less than the car tells me every time.
Seems like you are getting similar to me Michael.

Thanks for the reply folks
by Taff
Tue Apr 02, 2019 2:17 pm
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: MPG - Again :-)
Replies: 148
Views: 29090

Re: MPG - Again :-)

I have just been reviewing all the comments on fuel economy, as my XC40 D3 Inscription FWD Automatic seems recently to be using more fuel in my opinion. Last Sunday I did a 260 mile journey down to Newport South Wales from North Wales and back using all A class roads with only a small stretch of dua...
by Taff
Wed Jan 16, 2019 9:19 pm
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: Headlights misting over
Replies: 8
Views: 1285

Re: Headlights misting over

Peter G wrote:
Wed Jan 16, 2019 3:30 pm
Just found this in the owners manual......
Thanks, spoke to dealership and they tell me it should clear when the lights are on, I did Forty miles with lights on and it was still misted.
by Taff
Wed Jan 16, 2019 9:17 pm
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: Headlights misting over
Replies: 8
Views: 1285

Re: Headlights misting over

Peter G wrote:
Wed Jan 16, 2019 3:19 pm
Yup. Even after a short drive.... :?
Exactly the same as mine.
by Taff
Wed Jan 16, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: Headlights misting over
Replies: 8
Views: 1285

Headlights misting over

Is anyone else experiencing the Headlights misting over inside the sealed units, both lenses have misted over, so condensation must be getting in somewhere.
by Taff
Thu Dec 13, 2018 9:27 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Missing Textile Bag from Tempa Spare Wheel
Replies: 4
Views: 1190

Re: Missing Textile Bag from Tempa Spare Wheel

Just checked mine and its located exactly as in the picture morrishey put up.
by Taff
Mon Dec 10, 2018 10:07 pm
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: Sudden loss of power
Replies: 7
Views: 2484

Re: Sudden loss of power

Thanks for suggestions, but no it was not turned on, and the roundabout was on an unrestricted road at the time, very strange. Taking car in on Thursday for 3 month check and a couple of jobs so will get them to check onboard computer for any failure notices. Hi Taff, taking my D3 in for check next...
by Taff
Mon Dec 10, 2018 10:56 am
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: Sudden loss of power
Replies: 7
Views: 2484

Re: Sudden loss of power

Thanks for suggestions, but no it was not turned on, and the roundabout was on an unrestricted road at the time, very strange.

Taking car in on Thursday for 3 month check and a couple of jobs so will get them to check onboard computer for any failure notices.
by Taff
Sat Dec 08, 2018 4:55 pm
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: Sudden loss of power
Replies: 7
Views: 2484

Sudden loss of power

Had a scary experience today, had driven about six miles, pulled up to a roundabout went to accelerate away into a gap in traffic and wow total loss of acceleration, car was still idling but would not accelerate, it started juddering then all of a sudden the power came back, must have been around a ...

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