Volvo XC60: Facts about TSA - Trailer Stability Assist (TSA) - Towing a trailer - During your trip - Volvo XC60 Owner's ManualVolvo XC60: Facts about TSA

• TSA intervenes at speeds above approximately 40 mph (60 km/h)
• The DSTC symbol (instrument) in the instrument panel will flash when TSA is working
• If the driver switches off the DSTC system's Spin Control function, TSA will also be switched off (but will be on again the next time the engine is started)
• TSA may not intervene when the vehicle and trailer begin to sway if the driver tries to compensate for the swaying motion by moving the steering wheel rapidly

    Function
    A vehicle towing a trailer may begin to sway for various reasons. Normally this only occurs at high speeds but, for example, if the trailer is overloaded or if the load is unevenly distributed ...

    How TSA works
    Once swaying has begun, it can be very difficult to stop, which makes it difficult to control the vehicle and trailer. The TSA system continuously monitors the vehicle's movements, particularly ...

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