Driving in Europe

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pjm007
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Re: Driving in Europe

Post by pjm007 » Mon Apr 09, 2018 5:34 pm

Whiterdesign wrote:
Sun Apr 01, 2018 1:21 pm
Even if you don’t have adaptive shadow technology, due to the way the LED lights are set they will not dazzle they have a sharp cut off beam. So there is no setting for left or right hand drive. If you go onto Volvo forums.org there are guite a few posts about this pertaining to the xc60 and 90 which have the same lights if you don’t have AST.

Just had confirmation from my dealer’s technical guru that this is so for the XC40 - so long as you don’t flick on the Active Main Beam feature.
XC40 FE D4 AWD Auto - Bursting Blue/Charcoal/20". On the road since March 9th. Now Polestarred. :)


GerVO
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Re: Driving in Europe

Post by GerVO » Wed Jul 11, 2018 12:21 pm

Here in the NL I heard from my dealer today (he was informed by the main NL Volvo dealer about this) that no specific setting is needed while driving in the UK, the xenon lights are autonatically adjusted through the City Safety system camera. That is why there is no specific setting in the middle console...


Mogbat975
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Re: Driving in Europe

Post by Mogbat975 » Fri Jul 13, 2018 10:56 pm

We took delivery of our black inscription T4 today and are driving to France in Tuesday so this info will be handy.


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