From Volvo Car Corporation:
Starting from model year 2012, Volvo now brings you the abillity to access your vehicle from your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. This requires that your vehicle is equipped with a Volvo onCall Telematics unit. If your vehicle conforms with these requirements you will, depending on your model be able to:- See vehicle dashboard values, such as fuel level, trip meters, and more, in the App.- Control your fuel fired parking heater, if the vehicle is equipped with a fuel fired parking heater.- Locate your vehicle on a map or using the vehicle signal horn and turn indicators.- See the current status of doors, windows and locks for your vehicle.- Lock and unlock the vehicle.- Request road side assistance from the App.- Have an electronic driving journal, that will create trip reports for every trip made with the vehicle.Even though you do not currently own a Volvo conforming to the requirements above you can still install the App and use it in demonstration mode, in-order to see some of the functionality offered by the Volvo onCall Telematics system.
What's new in this version:
- The App can now inform you if the following events occur (even when the app is not active): - Theft alarm goes off, if you forgot to lock your Volvo or if there is a problem starting your heater- The app can now help you to navigate to where your Volvo is parked- You can now delete one or more existing mobile accounts in the app (instead of as before: all at once)