Volvo XC90: Parking brake malfunction - STARTING AND DRIVINGVolvo XC90: Parking brake malfunction

If you are unable to deactivate or activate the parking brake after several attempts, contact an authorized Volvo workshop. A audible warning signal will sound if the parking brake is activated while the vehicle is being driven.

If the vehicle must be parked before the problem is rectified, turn the wheels as when parking on an incline and put the gear selector in P.

Low battery charge level

If the battery charge level is too low, it will not be possible to activate or deactivate the parking brake. Connect an auxiliary battery to the vehicle if the battery is discharged.

Replacing brake pads

Due to the design of the electric parking brake, the rear brake pads must be replaced by a workshop. An authorized Volvo workshop is recommended.

Symbols in the instrument panel

Volvo XC90. Parking brake malfunction

A Canadian models.

B US models.

Settings for automatically activating the parking brake. Parking on a hill
Settings for automatically activating the parking brake Choose whether the parking brake should be activated automatically when the vehicle is switched off. To change this setting: Tap Settings in the ...

Auto-hold brakes
With the Auto-hold brake function, the driver can release the brake pedal and the brakes will remain applied, for example, when the vehicle has stopped at a traffic light or intersection. When the vehicle ...

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Tire inflation pressure monitoring system messages
(Option/accessory.) A number of messages related to the tire inflation pressure monitoring system1 may be displayed. Several examples are provided below. A An authorized Volvo workshop is recommended. ...

ESC OFF Switch. Description and Operation
Description 1. The ESC OFF switch is for the user to turn off the ESC system. 2. The ESC OFF lamp is on when ESC OFF switch is engaged. ...