2006 Volvo V50
To open the lid on the storage compartment:
1. The lid is spring-loaded. To release its locking mechanism, press the center of the lid down as
indicated by the vertical arrow in the illustration to the left (PUSH is stamped on the lid at this point).
2. Pull up the lid.
Attempting to pull up the lid before first pushing it down could damage the locking
pg. 86 Cargo area
Cargo area net
The Volvo V50 can be equipped with a cargo area net made of strong nylon fabric that can be used with
the rear seat backrests in the upright position or folded down.
The holder for the retractable net is mounted on the rear side of the backrests.
Using the net with the backrests in the upright position
1. From the cargo compartment, pull the net upward.
2. Insert the net's right attachment in the rearmost hole in the mounting bracket (see illustration) and
push it forward into the smaller hole in the bracket to secure it in place.
3. Pull out the spring-loaded attachment on the left side of the net and insert it in the bracket on the left
side of the vehicle in the same way.
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