Installation Instructions

Installation instructions, accessories
Volvo Car Corporation Gothenburg, Sweden
XC40 2021

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Skid plate




 
Equipment
IMG-345497
IMG-239667
IMG-263203
IMG-239681
IMG-240693

IMG-475011

IMG-475025


 
 

Information

1
 

  • Read through all of the instructions before starting installation.

  • Notifications and warning texts are for your safety and to minimise the risk of something breaking during installation.

  • Ensure that all tools stated in the instructions are available before starting installation.

  • Certain steps in the instructions are only presented in the form of images. Explanatory text is also given for more complicated steps.

  • In the event of any problems with the instructions or the accessory, contact your local Volvo dealer.

 

Color symbols

2
IMG-363036
 

Note!
This colour chart displays (in colour print and electronic version) the importance of the different colours used in the images of the method steps.

  1. Used for focused component, the component with which you will do something.

  2. Used as extra colors when you need to show or differentiate additional parts.

  3. Used for attachments that are to be removed/installed. May be screws, clips, connectors, etc.

  4. Used when the component is not fully removed from the vehicle but only hung to the side.

  5. Used for standard tools and special tools.

  6. Used as background color for vehicle components.

 

Vehicles with parking assistance

3
IMG-400006
 

Download software (application) for the accessory's function according to the service information in VIDA.

Order and download software according to: 32259057

 

Vehicles with Foot movement detection (FMDM)

4
IMG-400006
 

Download software (application) for the accessory's function according to the service information in VIDA.

Order and download software according to: 31664327

 

Removal

5
IMG-438250
 

Remove the screws.

6
IMG-438251
 

Remove the screws.

Remove the clip.

Remove the marked part.

7
IMG-452926
 

Remove the clips.

8
IMG-403425
 

Remove the marked detail/details.

9
IMG-415975
 

Remove the marked detail/details.

10
IMG-438237
 

Remove the screws.

Remove the marked part.

11
IMG-438238
 

Remove the nuts.

Remove the clips.

12
IMG-438245
 

Fold the wing liner aside.

13
IMG-438247
 

Disconnect the connector.

14
IMG-438252
 

Caution!
Make sure not to damage painted surfaces.

Loosen the component indicated. Do not remove it.

15
IMG-438248
 

Remove the screws.

16
 

Repeat the steps when removing on opposite side.

17
IMG-438249
 

Note!
The number of connectors may vary depending on the vehicle's equipment level.

Disconnect the connector.

18
IMG-438350
 

Warning!
Be prepared to collect escaping fluid.

  1. Release the lock.

  2. Undo the hose from the connection.

19
IMG-438260
 

Remove the clips.

20
IMG-438263
 

Caution!
Place the Bumper Cover on a suitable surface.

Request the aid of a colleague for this procedure.

Remove the marked part.

21
IMG-438264
 

Fold marked part aside.

22
IMG-438265
 

Release the catches.

Remove the marked part.

23
IMG-438276
 

Release the catches.

Remove the marked part.

The part is to be reused.

Repeat on the other side.

24
IMG-438280
 

Remove the cable harness clips.

Fold marked part aside.

 

Vehicles with parking assistance

25
IMG-439800
 

Release the catches.

Fold marked part aside.

26
IMG-438282
 

Remove the cable harness clips.

Fold marked part aside.

 

All vehicles

27
IMG-438283
 

Release the catches.

Remove the marked part.

28
IMG-438275
 

Remove the screws.

29
IMG-438285
 

Release the catches.

Remove the marked part.

30
IMG-438286
 

Remove the screw.

Repeat on the other side.

31
IMG-438287
 

Remove the marked part.

Repeat on the other side.

 

Accessory installation

32
IMG-439823
 

Locate relevant marking.

Mark the centre.

33
IMG-438290
 

Drill the holes.

34
IMG-475024
 

Install components that come with the accessory kit.

Install the clip(s).

35
IMG-475026
 

Install components that come with the accessory kit.

Ensure that all clips engage.

Repeat on the other side.

36
IMG-475027
 

Note!
Use hand tool only.

Install the screws.

37
IMG-451690
 

Note!
Adjust the position of the components to create even spaces.

38
IMG-438286
 

Install the screw.

Repeat on the other side.

 

Applies to Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV)

39
IMG-478598
 

Note!
Orientation view

40
IMG-478595
 

Caution!
Cut carefully to avoid unintentional damage or personal injury.

Left-hand side

Remove part of component according to image.

41
IMG-478596
 

Caution!
Cut carefully to avoid unintentional damage or personal injury.

Right-hand side

Remove part of component according to image.

 

All vehicles

42
IMG-474897
 

Install component that comes with the accessory kit.

43
IMG-450094
 

Note!
Make sure to follow the sequence indicated.

Press the marked component.

Ensure that all clips engage.

44
IMG-450103
 

Note!
Make sure to follow the sequence indicated.

Press the marked component.

Ensure that all clips engage.

45
IMG-450104
 

Note!
Make sure to follow the sequence indicated.

Press the marked component.

Ensure that all clips engage.

46
IMG-474898
 

Install components that come with the accessory kit.

Install the screws.

 

Installation

47
IMG-438315
 

Install the marked component.

Ensure that all clips engage.

48
IMG-438275
 

Install the screws.

49
IMG-438280
 

Fasten the wiring harness using the existing clips.

50
IMG-438325
 

Install the marked component.

Repeat on the other side.

 

Vehicles with parking assistance

51
IMG-438282
 

Fasten the wiring harness using the existing clips.

52
IMG-439803
 

Install the marked component.

Ensure that all clips engage.

Repeat on the other side.

 

All vehicles

53
IMG-438327
 

Install the marked component.

54
 

Reinstall the removed parts in reverse order.

55
IMG-405228
 


Tightening torque: Aluminum wheel rim to wheel hub
Stage 1: 4 Nm
Stage 2: 50 Nm
Stage 3: 140 Nm

 

Removal

56
IMG-435728
 

Open the tailgate.

57
IMG-435791
 

Make sure that the components are not mixed up at the installation.

Remove the marked part.

58
IMG-474996
 

Remove the screws.

59
IMG-446456
 

Remove the marked part.

60
IMG-441820
 

Remove the marked part.

61
IMG-446440
 

Remove the screws.

62
IMG-446442
 

Remove the screws.

Remove the clip.

63
IMG-446443
 

Remove the marked part.

64
IMG-446444
 

Note!
The graphic shows the back of the component before removal.

65
IMG-446445
 

Caution!
Make sure not to damage painted surfaces.

Remove the marked part.

Use: Interior trim remover

66
IMG-446446
 

Caution!
Be extra careful when removing or installing this component.

Loosen the component indicated. Do not remove it.

67
 

Repeat the steps when removing on opposite side.

68
IMG-446957
 

Locate the connector.

Disconnect the connector.

69
IMG-474928
 

Caution!
Place the Bumper Cover on a suitable surface.

Request the aid of a colleague for this procedure.

Remove the marked part.

 

Vehicles with Foot movement detection (FMDM)

70
IMG-474929
 

Loosen the clips.

Disconnect the connector.

Fold marked part aside.

71
IMG-446786
 

Remove the clip.

Use: Pliers

72
IMG-440188
 

Disconnect the connectors.

Release the catches.

Remove the marked detail/details.

The part is to be reused.

 

All vehicles

73
IMG-474931
 

Release the catches.

Remove the marked part.

 

Accessory installation

74
IMG-474932
 

Assemble components that come with the accessory kit.

75
IMG-474933
 

Request the aid of a colleague for this procedure.

Install component that comes with the accessory kit.

Ensure that all clips engage.

 

Vehicles with Foot movement detection (FMDM)

76
IMG-446890
 

Reinstall the removed part.

77
IMG-446900
 

Caution!
Make sure to place the component as the graphic shows.

Reinstall the removed part.

Connect the connectors.

78
IMG-474934
 

Fasten the wiring harness using the existing clips.

79
IMG-474935
 

Connect the connector.

Install component that comes with the accessory kit.

 

Vehicles with folding towbar

80
IMG-474936
 

Note!
Orientation view

81
IMG-440798
 

Locate relevant marking.

Mark using a pen

82
IMG-440814
 

Apply tape to the other side, opposite the marking lines.

Use: Masking tape

83
IMG-440802
 

Make a hole, using the tool indicated.

84
IMG-440804
 

Remove the marked part.

Use: Air-powered air saw

85
IMG-440805
 

Deburr edges

86
IMG-474995
 

Remove the marked part.

Use: Air-powered air saw

 

Vehicles with towbar, Hitch

87
IMG-474936
 

Note!
Orientation view

88
IMG-440821
 

Locate relevant marking.

Mark using a pen

89
IMG-440831
 

Apply tape to the other side, opposite the marking lines.

Use: Masking tape

90
IMG-440816
 

Remove the marked part.

Use: Air-powered air saw

91
IMG-440835
 

Deburr edges

92
IMG-474995
 

Remove the marked part.

Use: Air-powered air saw

93
IMG-440846
 

Locate relevant marking.

Mark using a pen

94
IMG-440839
 

Remove the marked part.

Use: Air-powered air saw

95
IMG-440860
 

Deburr edges

 

All vehicles

96
IMG-446957
 

Note!
Orientation view

97
IMG-474940
 

Request the aid of a colleague for this procedure.

Connect the connector.

Reinstall the removed part.

98
IMG-446961
 

Install the screws.

99
IMG-475030
 

Install component that comes with the accessory kit.

Ensure that all clips engage.

100
IMG-475029
 

Install component that comes with the accessory kit.

Tighten the bolts.

 

Installation

101
 

Reinstall the removed parts in reverse order.

102
IMG-405228
 


Tightening torque: Aluminum wheel rim to wheel hub
Stage 1: 4 Nm
Stage 2: 50 Nm
Stage 3: 140 Nm