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  1. Live at the top of a hill?

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    please see my thread at!-for-perplexing-charging-problem if you live at the top of a hill and have ever experienced 120v charging problems after a long trip, arriving at top of hill (home) with zero range remaining (ie if you ran the battery...
  2. Volt Failing EVSE "Pilot Diode" Check? (Won't Charge)

    Li-Ion Battery, Charging, Mgmt System - Chevy Volt
    Hi all, Strange problem here... The apartment complex I live in has a Level 2 GE-brand EVSE, model DEH-44160, installed in the parking garage for use by tenants. This charger is the industrialized cousin of GE's WattStation Level 2 EVSE charger. Everything was working just fine until I...
  3. New 2014 Volt owner, L1 mobile charger error when plugging in garage

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    I was excited as I am sure most of you were to finally having an electric car. I drove a friend around picked up my kid from the movies. I have a 15 mile drive to work so I pulled in the garage and plugged in the charger. It turned green then flashed red. We have a detached garage, but it has...
  4. Volt won't charge using 120 at home?

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    Good Day Volt Family, I need your help. I thought that there was a short with my 120 Volt Charger so I brought it in to the dealer to get it replaced. They gave me a new charge which did that same thing at my house. Now I'm starting to think it's our home. I charged the Volt with no issues from...
  5. "Open Relay" Error Message upon Charging

    Electrical Systems - Chevy Volt
    Using my Coulomb charger I just got an "Open Relay" message that results in a charge fault and charging stops. I used the included 120v charger and it worked a couple of times but now it clicks loudly and then stops charging when I connect it to the car. Help? Is it a car problem or a charger...
  6. Clipper Creek LCS-25 EVSE Power Fault

    Li-Ion Battery, Charging, Mgmt System - Chevy Volt
    Had a weird thing happen today and I was wondering if anyone has had this happen to them. I had burned up about 4-5 Kwh in the morning and was immediate charging the Volt to get ready for a trip later that day. I heard the cat soft honking and went to look and the car was no longer charging...
  7. Problem with SPX Power Xpress

    Chevy Volt Accessories and Modifications
    I have had my SPX Power Xpress for approximately 1 1/2 weeks. I had it professionally installed on its own 30 amp breaker. Up to today, it worked flawlessly. When I plugged in tonight, the charge light in the car turned yellow then went out completely. When I looked at the charger, the power...