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Volvo will Soon Stop Making Gas-Only Vehicles

Gas Only Vehicles

Volvo has announced that it is planning to wholly discontinue the production of vehicles that run exclusively on gasoline by 2019. This means that all the new vehicles produced this year and onward will be either hybrid vehicles that feature gas combustion engines complemented by small electric motors or all-electric vehicles. This announcement makes Volvo the first major auto manufacturer to focus exclusively on innovation and green energy vehicles. 

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How Does Volvo Lifetime Parts & Labor Warranty Work?

Volvo Lifetime Parts & Labor Warranty

Volvo began to offer its Lifetime Parts & Labor warranty on June 1st, 2015. The warranty is available to any customer who purchases an eligible Volvo replacement part for their vehicle and has it installed by an authorized Volvo dealer. The warranty allows you to be reimbursed for the part, which essentially means that you pay for a repair once and never have to pay for as long as you are covered by the warranty.

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How to Reset Your Service Light in a Volvo?

Reset Your Service Light in a Volvo

Owning a vehicle can be challenging for any consumer. Not only do you need to make sure you drive safely and carefully, but you also need to make sure you have your vehicle serviced at regular intervals. Typically, when it's time for your vehicle to be serviced, the service light will come on. If you notice that your service light comes on at a time when your vehicle doesn't need assistance, however, you might want to turn it off. Fortunately, this is a simple process you can complete right at home. Here's what you need to know…

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What’s the Best Towing Method for FWD Volvo Models?

Flat Tow Volvo Models

Flat, Two-Wheel or Flatbed Towing?

Flat towing a vehicle involves towing a vehicle with all four wheels on the ground. This is considered not the best way to tow a vehicle as all wheels are turning as this method can put strain on the transmission and engine. Although there are ways to minimize this wear and tear - such as putting the transmission in neutral, disconnecting or removing the drive shaft or getting aftermarket drive shaft couplings that allow easy easy drive shaft disconnecting and connecting with a pull of a lever - it’s recommended not to flat tow your FWD…

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Volvo Safety Technology: What is the City Safety with Autobrake?

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Developed by Volvo, the City Safety technology includes the Auto-Brake feature. By using forward-facing radar and optical sensors, this active safety system dramatically lowers the risk of an accident. You might feel strong vibrating pulses in the brake pedal when there's an elevated threat on the road. Visible and audible warnings will also come on in the dashboard and head-up display. 

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All-New Volvo XC60 Turns Up at Geneva

The next-generation Volvo XC60 made its big debut at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show. As a replacement for the original XC60, which makes up 30 percent of Volvo’s total global sales, the new model has big shoes to fill. However, with its onslaught of attractive new features, it should have no problem leaving its mark.

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Video: Volvo Develops Next-Gen Child Seats to Improve Safety

Volvo is going to great lengths to improve in-car safety for young children. The company recently developed a set of next-generation child car seats that are designed to enhance safety, keeping the little ones secure in the event of a collision. No child should ever be injured in a Volvo car and the brand is doing its best to ensure families are completely secure in their vehicles going forward.

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