2001 Volvo S40 & V40
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S40 & V40
Chapter 7 - Car care
pg. 99 Car care
Car care includes not only maintaining the appearance of the car, but also protecting the car exterior
from the effects of air pollution, rain, mud or road salt. The paintwork should also be touched up
immediately, if damaged, to prevent rust formation.
Paint touchup 100
Automatic car washing, Polishing and waxing 102
Cleaning the upholstery 103
pg. 100 Paint touch up
Paint damage requires immediate attention to avoid rusting. Make it a habit to check the finish regularly
when washing the car for instance. Touchup if necessary.
Paint repairs require special equipment and skill. Contact your Volvo retailer for any extensive damage.
Minor scratches can be repaired by using Volvo touchup paint.
NOTE: When ordering touchup paint from your Volvo retailer, use the paint code indicated on the
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