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by Chris John
Sat Feb 27, 2021 12:04 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: Does anyone still watch Top Gear?
Replies: 4
Views: 192

Re: Does anyone still watch Top Gear?

Nope awful program
by Chris John
Sat Feb 27, 2021 8:56 am
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: Service report
Replies: 3
Views: 275

Re: Service report

Lucky to get 20k miles these days out of pads and discs.
Softer materials make for better braking but more wear.
by Chris John
Thu Feb 25, 2021 12:22 pm
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: What have you just found out about your XC40.
Replies: 375
Views: 91045

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

BTW the hooks in the ceiling are also hooks. They can be removed and the fixings of the safety net inserted. When finished with the safety nets you can reinsert the hook and you have hooks again. Hold the phone, you've got hooks in the rear cabin? All I've got in my Inscription Pro are the holes fo...
by Chris John
Tue Feb 23, 2021 5:46 pm
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: What have you just found out about your XC40.
Replies: 375
Views: 91045

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

TomF wrote:
Tue Feb 23, 2021 5:03 pm
I found out that sometimes a little red car flashes at me every now n again (top left of drivers display), no idea what it means :shock:
Well what does the manual say it is? (Yep funny enough the answer is in there!)
by Chris John
Sun Feb 21, 2021 12:50 pm
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: Centre screen phone charging symbol?
Replies: 1
Views: 193

Re: Centre screen phone charging symbol?

My 2020 model has never had that symbol I’m afraid so maybe the dealer is right
by Chris John
Thu Feb 18, 2021 7:36 pm
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: Apple CarPlay - intermittent ??
Replies: 4
Views: 246

Re: Apple CarPlay - intermittent ??

Hi all, Just picked up our 69 plate XC40 T5, first ever Volvo and love it. However, can anyone help me as the dealership has given up! Apple CarPlay only works for a short period of time, sometimes 10’s of mins, sometimes just seconds, and then just drops out. It’s basically working intermittently....
by Chris John
Wed Feb 17, 2021 3:01 pm
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: Maintenance required after 8 months ?
Replies: 2
Views: 291

Maintenance required after 8 months ?

My car was delivered 8 months ago (18th June 2020) and has done 3500 miles. Got in this morning and it’s telling me service will be due soon. Is this normal after 8 months!
by Chris John
Tue Feb 16, 2021 8:37 pm
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: BLIS with steer assist!
Replies: 8
Views: 591

Re: BLIS with steer assist!

Give it a rest people and let’s just be thankful that the car possibly saved an accident
by Chris John
Fri Feb 12, 2021 12:30 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Heated from Screen not working with 6" Snow
Replies: 9
Views: 540

Re: Heated from Screen not working with 6" Snow

Anyone else experienced this, my Windscreen has 6" of snow on it, tried to clear it using heated front screen and after 15 minutes nothing had happened. Tried for a further 10 minutes and still no joy. Went back to the old fashioned method of using a screen scraper. The screen works really well in ...
by Chris John
Fri Feb 12, 2021 8:53 am
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: Remote Start
Replies: 23
Views: 1079

Re: Remote Start

Does anyone ever read the manual these days (all answers are in there!) 🤷‍♂️