1981 Volvo DL, GL and GLT
Jump starting, see section titled "alternator, jump starting"
pg. 41 Towing information
pg. 42 Trailer hauling
When preparing for trailer hauling, observe the following:
Use a trailer hitch which meets Federal Safety Standards for rear end collisions (FMVSS 301-75)
such as those offered as Genuine Volvo Accessories.
Maximum trailer weight recommended by Volvo is 2,000 lbs (908 kg).
Observe legal requirements of the state in which the vehicles are registered.
All Volvo models are equipped with energy absorbing shock mounted bumpers. Trailer hitch installation
should not interfere with the proper operation of the bumper system.
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