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by Wedgie
Thu May 12, 2022 9:29 am
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: Warranty etc
Replies: 0
Views: 199

Warranty etc

Had a little issue with my dealer, when I paid for the car I took out the 5 year service plan (no brainer at that price) but when the paperwork came through it was only showing 3 years. It has taken me since January to sort but now fine. When the service manager confirmed this he also sent me the sc...
by Wedgie
Mon Feb 28, 2022 9:07 am
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: Replacing P-SIM after expiry with '3' 24-month SIM
Replies: 46
Views: 4430

Re: Replacing P-SIM after expiry with '3' 24-month SIM

I put my keys in a tin box when in the house stops them being scanned and more likely me forgetting where I put them down ;) Do you have keyless unlocking? Mine doesn't so totally unnecessary as you need the unlock signal from pressing the button to get in the doors. I'd be interested in anyone wit...
by Wedgie
Sat Feb 26, 2022 12:58 pm
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: Replacing P-SIM after expiry with '3' 24-month SIM
Replies: 46
Views: 4430

Re: Replacing P-SIM after expiry with '3' 24-month SIM

I put my keys in a tin box when in the house stops them being scanned and more likely me forgetting where I put them down ;)
by Wedgie
Thu Feb 17, 2022 10:06 am
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: What have you just found out about your XC40.
Replies: 491
Views: 174144

Re: What have you just found out about your XC40.

Well having switched to a T5 PHEV from a T4 AWD petrol I have now done 1000 miles. Some observations about the change. I am getting between 24 - 27 miles out of a full charge around town which was about the same as the range of a gallon of petrol for my T4 on a short journey. At current prices this ...
by Wedgie
Wed Feb 09, 2022 2:34 pm
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: New T5 RECHARGE charging advice !
Replies: 25
Views: 3350

Re: New T5 RECHARGE charging advice !

If you are going to get a charger I should get in quick I understand the grant is ending at the end of March.
by Wedgie
Thu Dec 16, 2021 3:27 pm
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: UK/Euro Spec XC40 Front Number Plate Bracket
Replies: 10
Views: 5871

Re: UK/Euro Spec XC40 Front Number Plate Bracket

I managed to find some larger screw covers on EBay , work fine with the larger original number plate torx bolts.

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/190543218652
by Wedgie
Sat Dec 04, 2021 5:49 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Preconditioning to increase hybrid battery range.
Replies: 10
Views: 2032

Preconditioning to increase hybrid battery range.

Just been reading the manual, yes I know not something we blokes tend to do, it says preconditioning when plugged in before driving can increase the range of the battery. Anyone tested this ?
by Wedgie
Mon Nov 29, 2021 9:20 am
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: Servicing - costs and timing
Replies: 26
Views: 8038

Re: Servicing - costs and timing

I bought myself a little brake fluid moisture tester after a Vauxhall Main Agent tried to change the mother in laws brake fluid after 300 miles and 12 months. Did not cost much probably less than the unnecessary fluid change !!
by Wedgie
Mon Nov 22, 2021 6:05 pm
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: "Secret" under seat tray
Replies: 5
Views: 1344

Re: "Secret" under seat tray

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