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  1. 2012 with over 175k miles on clock acceleration

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
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  2. Metalic "Sheet Metal Sound" Clunk when accelerating in gas mode

    Generation 2 Volt (2016-2020)
    On my 2017 Volt LT, Anyone know what that slight "tin" clunk sound is when accelerating in gas mode? Its most noticable in city driving and hard acceleration. Almost sounds like some sort of mechanical baffle engaging and disengaging.
  3. Slow or Fast / Brisk acceleration for Longer EV range?

    Generation 2 Volt (2016-2020)
    I have a 2016 Volt and have been reading a little bit on techniques to extend EV range. The question I have is on acceleration. Should we reach our top speed accelerating as slow as possible, Fast as possible, or somewhere in between? I had always assumed slow acceleration from a stop. One...
  4. Ten Things I like better in the Spark EV than the Volt. And one thing I really miss.

    Cheers and Jeers - Spark EV
    The Electric range...Getting 100 miles consistently vs the 40 to 50 electric miles per charge from the Volt. The acceleration.of the Spark EV..0 to 60 in 7.6 sec. The regen....The regen readout in KW is great...lets you see what kind of regen you get in L and D The SAE combo DC fast charger Now...
  5. Click / Thunk Noise on Accelerating or Stopping?

    Problems, Driver Warnings or DTCs - Chevy Volt
    Hi there, I just bought a higher mileage 2012 Volt and have noticed a problem I am concerned about -- when accelerating from a dead stop, there is a noticeable click or thunk noise from under the hood. Like a metallic, suspension or drivetrain type noise. You can really hear it with the...
  6. Volt acceleration problems

    VOLT Consumer Advisory Board (CAB) Archive Only
    My volt went in for repairs for broke axle shaft and transmission mount about a week ago at 814 miles. Since I got it back, it pulls to the right when I accelerate, and when I come to a dead stop, and remove my foot or lift lightly from the brake pedal, the volt accelerates to 4 mph slowly, the...
  7. Volt speed wins Andretti approval

    Chevy Volt General Discussion, News, and Events
    Marco Andretti, 2006 Indianapolis 500 Rookie of the Year, liked the electric motor's strong acceleration from Woodward's also famous stoplights: http://www.detroitnews.com/article/20120815/AUTO02/208150340/Volt-speed-wins-Andretti-approval?odyssey=mod|newswell|text|FRONTPAGE|s
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