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by papalimafoxtrot
Sun Mar 28, 2021 5:30 pm
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: T3 or T4? Did I made a mistake with T3?
Replies: 18
Views: 2012

Re: T3 or T4? Did I made a mistake with T3?

No noticeable vibrations with our T3, smooth running and very quiet, the sound-deadening engine cover seems to work very well- like Felindre I can’t always tell if it’s running at idle. Some some inevitable noise from under the bonnet when you put pedal to the metal but to my mind this is a kind of ...
by papalimafoxtrot
Fri Mar 12, 2021 9:19 pm
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: front seat covers
Replies: 9
Views: 1145

Re: front seat covers

Depends what you use them for. I use cheap covers to protect seats from sunlight damage on sunny days while car is parked- not for driving
by papalimafoxtrot
Mon Feb 15, 2021 5:52 pm
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: Beware - My signal blocking pouch failed.
Replies: 17
Views: 1616

Re: Beware - My signal blocking pouch failed.

The Solon Security "Defender pouches are warranted for 12 months. One of mine failed and the company replaced it it without quibble.
by papalimafoxtrot
Tue Jan 26, 2021 8:41 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Emissions Warning Light
Replies: 19
Views: 7176

Re: Emissions Warning Light

A propos of the recommended measure to avoid particulate filter problems I accept that all I have to do is follow the manual, but do not really understand why driving the car at a particular speed is specified regardless of whether the transmission is automatic or manual. Could not the same result b...
by papalimafoxtrot
Fri Dec 04, 2020 11:32 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Dim Dipped Headlights
Replies: 24
Views: 3251

Re: Dim Dipped Headlights

In my experience The adaptive headlamp system works absolutely brilliantly and the sensitivity level can be selected too. Never failed to dip for oncoming cars and also street lighting. Not sure as I write if it has been dipping for cars ahead eg that have just overtaken, but easily overridden manua...
by papalimafoxtrot
Mon Nov 09, 2020 8:46 pm
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: Storage space lighting
Replies: 0
Views: 1039

Storage space lighting

The owner’s manual refers to door storage space and cup holder lighting, without an asterisk to indicate this is an option. My Momentum Pro T3 does not seem to have these lights - I am guessing this is normal and the manual is misleading?
by papalimafoxtrot
Mon Nov 09, 2020 8:38 pm
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: Storage space lighting
Replies: 1
Views: 475

Storage space lighting

The owner’s manual refers to door storage space and cup holder lighting, without an asterisk to indicate this is an option. My Momentum Pro T3 does not seem to have these lights - I am guessing this is normal and the manual is misleading?
by papalimafoxtrot
Sun Sep 27, 2020 4:50 pm
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: Volvo On Call / Volvo ID
Replies: 19
Views: 4002

Re: Volvo On Call / Volvo ID

Oops! Sorry , I now see you have already tried that- hope you have got it sorted
by papalimafoxtrot
Sun Sep 27, 2020 2:20 pm
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: Volvo On Call / Volvo ID
Replies: 19
Views: 4002

Re: Volvo On Call / Volvo ID

You can ring VOC for help without using the car button 01628 422522 I found them very helpful.