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  1. Bad Service (damaged my Volt) at Chesrown Chev, Delaware, Ohio

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    Sad, In early 2019 I took my 2012 Volt Premium to dealer in Title of this Post for the "motor bearing replacement" outside of warranty. They appeared to fix the issue (buzz saw noise went away) but then a couple of weeks later I took the car to a different Chevy dealer because of a "clunking...
  2. Is transmission bearing covered by Voltec warrantry?

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    I recently a transmission bearing in my 2012 Chevy Volt. The dealership said I am out of warrantry, so I paid out of pocket. Now I have my doubts, as I read in some places that "transmission" is considered part of voltec... Can someone clarify if "transmission m2 bearing" is covered by 8yrs/160k...
  3. Pls! Help with rotor bearing replacement procedure

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    My Volt has the known Rotor bearing noise issue, it is making the chainsaw noise specially when applying regen/brake. It's out of warranty because it has a branded title. So please if anyone has the procedure or manual to change the part would be very helpful to share it. I searched online and...
  4. PIP5081 Rotor/Stator bearing replacement on my 2012 Volt with 78K miles

    Care, Maintenance & Service - Chevy Volt
    Arrived home after work on Tuesday afternoon to hear a buzsaw sound coming from under the car (2012 78K miles). Took a video of the sound, went in the house to find it's a rather common issue with 2011, 2012 and some 2013 vehicles due to the plastic/nylon race/cage used for the bearings within...
  5. Ontario / GTA Dealer Recommendations for Stator Bearing Failure Repair

    Hi Everyone, First thread and first post on this forum. Does anyone know of any dealer in Ontario or the GTA that has both: 1) Positively identified the stator bearing failure under regen and 2) Successfully implemented the appropriate service bulletin (PIP5081) to fix the problem To my...
  6. "Skil saw spin-down noise" *POST* bearing fix. In my head?

    Mechanical Systems - Chevy Volt
    After 9K miles and 9 months, my 2012 Volt developed the bad motor bearing cage issue, resulting in a VERY pronounced and distinctive noise during low/medium speed strong regen ("L" mode). After 15 days in the shop (bummer), I picked up yesterday. I didn't notice anything yesterday, but was on...