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  1. "Should I Stay or Should I Go"....**Update** I'm staying! (see below for reply)

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    First, let me say thank you to everyone who has put a lot of time and effort into making this site what it is. As someone still stuck in the days of carbs and points, it has made the experience of owning a first-gen Volt a lot easier and enjoyable. From diagnosis of the most trivial to most...
  2. My 2012 needs main battery replaced- out of warranty

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    Hello, I came across this forum seeking advise after being told by the dealer that my main battery needs replaced -it failed to transition to engine mode once I depleted battery power while driving. Now I'm out of warranty, my car only has 40k miles on it and the cost is $4000 plus tax to...
  3. 2011 Chevy Volt is a brick at 50,205 miles

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    Yesterday, as I was driving home, my Volt didn't switch to gas when the battery went to zero. It coasted to a stop about 3 blocks from home, a few neighbors and I pushed it the rest of the way. It won't accept a charge and the gas engine won't run. Got a tow to the local Chevy dealer, he says...
  4. What will you do as soon as you will need a battery replacement?

    Newcomers to GM-VOLT.COM (See here for FAQs)
    Hello EV users or future EV users! Helectra is a project under development that treats recycling, reutilisation and second life issues of EV battery packs. Would you contribute by answering 10 hot questions as an EV user or a future EV user? Many thanks!
  5. P0B45 - Circuit/sensor(?) issue in the battery

    Generation 2 Volt (2016-2020)
    Drove last night and another MIL came up. P0B45 and P1E00 codes off my BT ODB adapter. Car charges fine. Drives fine. Dropped it off at the dealer. Had 2 techs (one tech service manager as well) looking at it. Laptop plugged in. They also called GM for assistance. Something about a circuit...
  6. $3,500 Replacement Battery confirmed

    Li-Ion Battery, Charging, Mgmt System - Chevy Volt
    This topic has been discussed and debated for years. Even within the past month there were some who doubted or remained unconvinced that the low Volt battery replacement cost we have seen advertised at around $3000 by online parts suppliers was real. This despite our own WOT saying it was real...
  7. Check Engine comes on, DIC switches to Nav Address Book

    Problems, Driver Warnings or DTCs - Chevy Volt
    Check Engine comes on, Console switches to Nav Address Book Driving last night on a depleted battery, ICE running. About 5 miles later while stopped, window open and stuffing a letter in a mailbox the Check Engine light comes on and the Center Stack Display switches by itself to the Nav Address...