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Old Feb 23rd, 2021, 10:08   #21
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I asked this same question a few weeks back (V70), mine dont even come on pulling the stalk back, that just flashes the neighbours opposite

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Old Feb 23rd, 2021, 12:26   #22
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For anyone thinking about doing this in a V60, it doesn't work - the DDM and PDM are responsible for the control of the ground lights in the V60, whereas the XC60 just has straight electrics from the CEM. I've done it in my V60, and in fact in the rear doors as well, but it took a lot of breaking into existing wiring, and using a relay to reverse the signal. And don't ask for an explanation, if you can't work it out for yourself, you shouldn't do it !!
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I asked this same question a few weeks back (V70), mine dont even come on pulling the stalk back, that just flashes the neighbours opposite
Have you activated them in My car->Settings->Light settings? Two different options there, one for the remote and one for the light switch.
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For anyone thinking about doing this in a V60, it doesn't work - the DDM and PDM are responsible for the control of the ground lights in the V60, whereas the XC60 just has straight electrics from the CEM. I've done it in my V60, and in fact in the rear doors as well, but it took a lot of breaking into existing wiring, and using a relay to reverse the signal. And don't ask for an explanation, if you can't work it out for yourself, you shouldn't do it !!
Just out of interest what version of the V60 do you run? My V90 is the SPA. All I did was remove existing ground/puddle lights and fit the projector lights to show the Volvo logo on the ground, fairly bright to be honest.
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Sorry, should have made it clear that mines the P3 V60 (actually the PHEV)
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