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  1. Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    I have been looking at post to see what I can learn. I have been using a portable in the car with an external antenna for a while. Its past time to put a radio in the car. I'm wondering where I can and can't drill inside the car. I have been considering the hump on the passenger from side but...
  2. Generation 2 Volt (2016-2020)
    I'm installing a ham radio in my 2017 Volt and purchased a low voltage disconnect box which will start a timer below 12.8 volts and either disconnect the radio after 2 mins or when voltage hits 12.4 volts, whichever comes first. Thinking into this prior to installation, I realized this system is...
  3. Gen2 Volt Accessories and Modifications
    I'm a ham radio hobbyist with a special interest in emergency communications. I need a VHF/UHF ham radio in my car to be ready for an emergency. I wanted the installation to be unobtrusive and be totally reversible when I sell the car someday. With the help of a local car stereo shop, I was able...
  4. Chevy Volt Accessories and Modifications
    Note battery input and supply output digital meter readings from TGE Super Battery Booster (regulating power supply) which will take any input from 9 volts up and deliver constant 14.2 volts at up to 120 amps! wa1gzy