Volvo On Call

The volvooncall integration offers integration with the Volvo On Call cloud service and offers presence detection as well as sensors such as odometer and fuel level.


To use Volvo On Call in your installation, add the following to your configuration.yaml file:

# Example configuration.yaml entry
  username: YOUR_USERNAME
  password: YOUR_PASSWORD

Users registered with Volvo in North America or China will need to specify a region:

# North America
  username: YOUR_USERNAME
  password: YOUR_PASSWORD
  region: na


# China
  username: YOUR_USERNAME
  password: YOUR_PASSWORD
  region: cn

Configuration Variables

username string Required

The username associated with your Volvo On Call account.

password string Required

The password for your given Volvo On Call account.

region string (Optional)

The region where the Volvo is registered. Needs to be set for users in North America or China.

service_url string (Optional)

The service URL to use for Volvo On Call. Normally not necessary to specify.

mutable boolean (Optional, default: true)

If set to true, include components that can make changes to the vehicle (unlock, start engine, start heater etc).

name string (Optional)

Make it possible to provide a name for the vehicles. Note: Use all lower case letters when inputting your VIN number.

resources list (Optional)

A list of resources to display (defaults to all available).

scandinavian_miles boolean (Optional, default: false)

If set to true, Scandinavian miles (“mil”) are used for distances and fuel range.

Available Resources

The list of currently available resources:

  • position
  • lock
  • heater
  • odometer
  • trip_meter1
  • trip_meter2
  • average_speed
  • fuel_amount
  • fuel_amount_level
  • average_fuel_consumption
  • distance_to_empty
  • washer_fluid_level
  • brake_fluid
  • service_warning_status
  • bulb_failures
  • battery_range
  • battery_level
  • time_to_fully_charged
  • battery_charge_status
  • engine_start
  • last_trip
  • is_engine_running
  • doors_hood_open
  • doors_tailgate_open
  • doors_front_left_door_open
  • doors_front_right_door_open
  • doors_rear_left_door_open
  • doors_rear_right_door_open
  • windows_front_left_window_open
  • windows_front_right_window_open
  • windows_rear_left_window_open
  • windows_rear_right_window_open
  • tyre_pressure_front_left_tyre_pressure
  • tyre_pressure_front_right_tyre_pressure
  • tyre_pressure_rear_left_tyre_pressure
  • tyre_pressure_rear_right_tyre_pressure
  • any_door_open
  • any_window_open

Advanced Examples

A more advanced example for setting the vehicle name and selecting what resources to display:

# Example configuration.yaml entry
  username: YOUR_USERNAME
  password: YOUR_PASSWORD
    - odometer
    - lock
    - heater