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  1. Battery Health - Can Regenerative Braking Overcharge a Full SOC Battery?

    Care, Maintenance & Service - Gen2 Volt
    I've had my new 2017 Volt for several weeks now and I've run into a slight concern. I live at the top of a fairly sizable hill/mountain, which means that when I leave home, I start my trip with a good run of driving in L and/or with light to moderate use of the break pedal on the way down. (It's...
  2. 50 Mile Range Estimate :)

    Li-Ion Battery, Charging, Mgmt System - Chevy Volt
    Finally! This is the first time in over two years, (well, ever for me) that my Volt has displayed a 50 mile range estimate. Until now the highest display I have seen has been 49. I know others have achieved this, but it's a first for me. My 2011 has an EPA estimate of 35 miles, so this 50 mile...
  3. 53 battery miles

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    Had some handyman work to help with today at a relative's house. Started out with a full battery and 46 mile range estimate. Round trip was 43 miles and I still had 10 miles showing on the battery range! While there, I passed another Cyber Gray Volt and waved. I am seeing more Volts around. I...
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