View Full Version : I want to add fog lights

03-21-2014, 12:51 PM
Has anyone added fog lights? I tried to order the parts today from my dealer and he said there is a problem with taking out the blanks and adding the fog light units, something about a condenser... I don't understand. What is a condenser relative to 12 volt lights?

03-22-2014, 09:13 AM
Check this post in VOLVO-forus.com

03-22-2014, 06:26 PM
how about going to the junk yard?

Ron N
03-25-2014, 09:16 AM
Check out the website Swedespeed. Some folks there have installed fog lights on their XC60's

03-26-2014, 01:45 PM
Descriptions, part numbers and installation instructions are on Volvo's accessories web site. A software download will be needed also.


03-27-2014, 07:32 AM
What is a condenser relative to 12 volt lights?

Not really related but likely in the way.

A condenser is a fair-sized part from your AC system that cools and converts the warmed refrigerant from a hot gas to a cooler, high-pressure liquid.
The part is likely in the way of part of the installation and the dealer may be trying to avoid the service.
Never the less, it is a procedure specified in their own service instructions and you should insist.
Yes, it has absolutely been done before. Using non-standard as well as OEM parts.

03-31-2014, 05:59 PM
Thanks all.