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  1. problem with the brakes - low traction

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    Hello, I just got into an accident with my 2014 volt. I was driving on a local road over a ditch, and a sign showed up on the dashboard, "low traction". That is when the brakes stopped responding, the volt apparently sped up and reared the car in front. I thought I had this "low traction"...
  2. Dangerously low brake fluid and brake pressure modulator failure :(

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    Hello all, I noticed a long trail of fluid and extremely low brake fluid levels. Long story short my 2013 Volt with 60,000 miles had a premature failure of the Brake Pressure Modulator Valve. A $2000 repair :mad: After a sour and disappointing dealer experience with Home Motors in Santa...
  3. 2015 Volt rolling downhill with brake failure

    Problems, Driver Warnings or DTCs - Chevy Volt
    Hello All, I’d like to share my traumatic experience with my 2015 with less than 18k, Ashen grey on the outside and black interior with shiny chrome wheels. It’s well equipped with leather, Nav, Bose Audio and backup camera. On May 13th, approx. 11:10am, clear and sunny 75F Redondo Beach, CA. I...
  4. 2013 Volt brake failure

    Problems, Driver Warnings or DTCs - Chevy Volt
    So, this is extremely disappointing, but it looks like our Volt is experiencing brake failures similar to those described in threads such as: http://gm-volt.com/forum/showthread.php?249490-2013-Chevy-Volt-Brake-Failure Our story in a nutshell is as follows. My wife and I were hoping to make a...
  5. 2013 Chevy Volt Brake Failure

    Problems, Driver Warnings or DTCs - Chevy Volt
    Last night I was driving my volt and when I was stopping at a light, the brakes stopped working. There was a stabilitrack message and a Brake Assist Failure message as well as the Brake and ABS lights. I promptly stopped and waited a bit to turn it back on. It happened again within 4 minutes of...
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