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This guide provides instructions on how to open the hood on a Volvo. 

Table of Contents

Procedure

  1. Open the driver's door. If the car battery is dead, use the metal key inside your keyfob to unlock the driver's door. If you need help with this step, follow these instructions on how to open a Volvo with a dead battery. open volvo hood
  2. Locate the hood release under the dashboard on the driver's side.open volvo hood  to S60, V70, XC70, XC90, S40, V50, C30, C70, S80, XC60. Another picture of the Volvo hood release. Sometimes the hood release is deep down under the dashboard and has a RED handle. Pull the hood release to pop open the hood.volvo hood release
  3. Go to the front of the hood and press on the hood latch by sliding your hand under the hood.release Volvo In some models, the latch is at the center front of the hood. In this Volvo XC60, the hood latch in the front corner of the hood near the driver's headlight.Volvo open hoodvolvo hood release
  4. Lift the hood and ensure that it will stay up on its own.Volvo hood open

This applies to S60, V70, XC70, XC90, S40, V50, C30, C70, S80, XC60.

Open Volvo Hood This guide provides instructions on how to open the hood on a Volvo.