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Enes, Volvo Master Technician
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Volvo c60 won't start when key (cartridge) inserted. The message

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Volvo c60 won't start when key (cartridge) inserted. The message comes up steering lock and the lock won't release. I have had the AA out and a they released it by luck not any great skill.
Diagnostic errors are
Monitoring processor internal control module - Algorithm error - P160868
CAN communication with anti theft device No signal UO 16700
It happened twice today and I have had previous problems about 6 months ago when we replaced both key batteries
I would be grateful for any advice
Stuart R
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Volvo
Expert:  Enes replied 2 years ago.
xc60? model ? what year and miles ?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
2009 2.4 diesel 106000m
Expert:  Enes replied 2 years ago.
Before replacing a module I try doing software is modified ad updated and can resolve issue but if persist the problem Is in module . Do total can reload software called at volvo garage can only be done !
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Not sure what your answer is other than take it to a Volvo garage?? You haven't answered it specifically .
Expert:  Enes replied 2 years ago.
I work for volvo dealer I was saying change software update before you replace any modules softwares updates cure most problems i was saying VOLVO garage an only do software updates