This article mainly describes what the MapCareTM service involves for Volvo cars of model year 2014 and later (Life Time MapCareTM).
For cars of model year 2014 and later, you have the option of free map updates online (Life Time MapCareTM), see Map download for Sensus Navigation. The updates can be done once or twice a year (depending on region) as long as the system is in production. You can also access the map updates via your Volvo dealer.
To update and download maps online, a number of criteria have to be met:
Maps are updated in two steps. First, the map is downloaded to a USB memory stick and then the map is loaded from the USB memory stick to the car. To get started, see Map download for Sensus Navigation.
Your Volvo dealer can help you with updating and downloading maps. Map updates are free, but the dealer may charge for the workshop time required to install the maps.
You can always contact your Volvo dealer if you have any problems with downloading maps online.
For cars older than model year 2014, there is the option to purchase individual map boxes at a Volvo dealer. For more information, contact your Volvo dealer.
S60, V60, XC60 of model year 2014 (week 46) equipped with Sensus Navigation (applies to all markets except for North America, Japan, China, Taiwan and Korea)
All car models of model year 2015 equipped with Sensus Navigation