Volvo XC60: Permissible axle weight - Vehicle loading - Wheels and tires - Volvo XC60 Owner's ManualVolvo XC60: Permissible axle weight

The maximum allowable weight that can be carried by a single axle (front or rear). These numbers are shown on the Federal/Canadian Motor Vehicle Safety Standards (FMVSS/ CMVSS) label. The total load on each axle must never exceed its maximum permissible weight.

    Capacity weight
    All weight added to the curb weight, including cargo and optional equipment. When towing, trailer hitch tongue load is also part of cargo weight. NOTE For trailer towing information, please re ...

    Gross vehicle weight (GVW)
    The vehicle's curb weight + cargo + passengers. NOTE • The location of the various labels in your vehicle can be found on page 350. • A table listing important weight limits for your vehicl ...

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