Volvo XC90: Cleaning the exterior - MAINTENANCE AND SERVICEVolvo XC90: Cleaning the exterior

The vehicle should be washed as soon as it becomes dirty. This makes the vehicle easier to clean because dirt does not attach as strongly. It also reduces the risk of scratches and keeps the vehicle looking new. Wash the rims at a car wash or garage with an oil separator. Use a car washing detergent recommended by Volvo.

Cleaning interior plastic, metal and wood surfaces
Use cleaning agents and car care products recommended by Volvo. Clean regularly and treat stains immediately. A lightly dampened microfiber cloth is recommended for cleaning interior details and surfaces. ...

Polishing and waxing
Polish and wax the vehicle when the paint is dull or to provide extra protection. The vehicle does not need to be polished until it is at least a year old. However, it can be waxed during the first year. ...

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Side impact air bag
❈ The actual air bags in the vehicle may differ from the illustration. Your vehicle is equipped with a side impact air bag in each front seat. The purpose of the air bag is to provide the vehicle's ...

Seat Belt Pretensioner (BPT). Description and Operation
Description The Seat Belt Pretensioners (BPT) are installed inside Center Pillar (LH & RH). When a vehicle crashes with a certain degree of frontal impact, the pretensioner seat belt helps to reduce ...

Electronic stability control (ESC)
The Electronic Stability Control (ESC) system is designed to stabilize the vehicle during cornering maneuvers. ESC checks where you are steering and where the vehicle is actually going. ESC applies the ...