Volvo S60 Frequently Asked Questions

Volvo S60 Frequently Asked Questions


A premium luxury sports car, the Volvo S60 is a sedan that you won't want to miss. Packed with efficient power, stunning both inside and out, and brandishing the legendary Volvo brand safety and technological features that we know and love, the Volvo S60 will elevate your driving experience in the Norristown area. To learn more about the new Volvo S60, we encourage you to browse through our answers to some of the Volvo S60's most frequently asked questions.

Is the Volvo S60 AWD? - Yes, the T6 and Recharge T8 powertrains are equipped with all-wheel drive.

Can the Volvo S60 tow? - There is no towing capacity listed in its specifications.

Where is the Volvo S60 made? - Since 2019, the Volvo S60 sedan has been made in the United States. It is built in a South Carolina plant.

What is the Volvo S60 R-Design? - The "R" stands for "Refined" and marks the R-Design as the highest-performing trim level in the Volvo S60 collection. Drivers will also find the R-Design luxurious, complete with plenty of lavish features and sporty details like sport seats.

Is the Volvo S60 reliable? - With a wide array of safety and security features in place, the 2021 Volvo S60 makes for a great new car investment.

Is the Volvo S60 electric? - The 2021 Volvo S60 is not purely electric, although East Norriton drivers can choose the Recharge plug-in hybrid powertrain, which pairs a four-cylinder engine with an electric motor.

Does the Volvo S60 have Apple CarPlay™? - As of 2016, the Volvo S60 comes standard with Apple CarPlay™ integration.

Does the Volvo S60 require premium gas? - Volvo does recommend premium gas for better performance, but it can be run on regular.

How to update the Volvo S60 navigation? - If you have an older version of the Volvo S60, you may need to update your Sensus Navigation. This process is simple and can be done right at your Philadelphia area home. First, you'll need to go on the Volvo website and download the map onto a memory stick. Then, go out to your Volvo vehicle, turn it on, and insert the memory stick into the USB port in the center console. Push the NAV button and the car will detect the USB and ask you to accept the upload on your infotainment screen. Accept and your maps will download.

How to update Volvo S60 software? - With the way technology changes these days, software updates may become necessary. If your Volvo S60 is in need of a software update, contact our service department. These updates are complimentary unless it's for a new accessory that you're adding to your vehicle.

Does the Volvo S60 require a special coolant? - The manual does suggest Volvo S60 Coolant and Antifreeze, but we recommend talking to one of our certified technicians to be sure about what's right for each season.

How to remote start the Volvo S60? - To remote start your Volvo S60, you'll need to download the Volvo On Call app. Then, simply press the Remote Start button that's located on the home page and your car should start. You can also purchase a key fob remote starter.

Does the Volvo S60 have a spare tire? - Depending on the trim level, the 2021 Volvo S60 does come with a temporary spare tire.


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If your question about the Volvo S60 hasn't been answered, we encourage you to take the short drive from Philadelphia, Norristown, or beyond to our Fort Washington, PA dealership. Our sales team would love to answer whatever questions you may have and we look forward to offering you a test drive in the new Volvo S60 today!


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