Volvo › Resources

By YOUCANIC on Mar 4, 2019

Volvo Windshield Fluid Low

In this guide, you will learn how to add windshield washer fluid on Volvo vehicles such as S60, V70, XC70, XC90, S40, V50, C30, C70, S80, XC60.  When your Volvo wiper fluid is low, you will get a warning on the dashboard saying "Windshield Fluid Low", "Washer Fluid Low" or "Fill Windshield Wiper Fluid" or the windshield fluid light will come on. windshield washer fluid level low warning message on dashboard instrument cluster

How to add windshield washer fluid on a Volvo

  1. Park your Volvo on level ground. Engage the parking brakes. Turn off the engine. Volvo add windshield washer fluid


  2. Pull the hood release under the dashboard. It is located on the driver's side, below the dash. 
    Video file
  3. Locate the windshield washer fluid reservoir. The cap has the wiper symbol on top. volvo windshield washer fluid reservoir locationOn this Volvo, it is often located on the driver side of the engine. 
    Video file
  4. Remove the cap by lifting it up. Add windshield fluid washer until you bring the level just below the cap. 
    Video file

Volvo Windshield Fluid 

Buy Volvo windshield fluid online and get it shipped to your home. Windshield fluid is also called windshield wiper fluid, wiper fluid, screen wash. 


Only use approved windscreen washer fluid.



Profile picture for user Vicki Swan
Jeni M., 2019-03-04

Thank you for this great step by step post. Just got my first car which is a Volvo S60. At first looked for insturctions on the owners manual but that didn't help me much. This was perfects. Thanks again.

Plain text

  • Allowed HTML tags: <a href hreflang> <em> <strong> <cite> <blockquote cite> <code> <ul type> <ol start type='1 A I'> <li> <dl> <dt> <dd> <h2 id='jump-*'> <h3 id> <h4 id> <h5 id> <h6 id>
  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
  • Only images hosted on this site may be used in <img> tags.