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  1. Energy usage calculation errors

    Problems, Driver Warnings or DTCs - Gen2 Volt
    So I was driving a route that had a long (20 mile) downhill that I drove yesterday and today. Yesterday, I changed to a gas mode a couple of times ( total of about 3 miles) to conserve the battery. My trip netted 71.3 miles in Electric usage! Today, I used electric for only .2 miles and...
  2. Volt Computer Crash Anyone?

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    Anyone experience a computer crash on the Volt? My entire center console froze and then restarted. I am not sure if it's safe to drive. I pulled over and took the video, wasn't driving and recording. :) Waiting to take it in, appointments have been tough to get...
  3. Glitch: Computer Reports Zero Energy Use

    Chevy Volt General Discussion, News, and Events
    I hadn't seen this mentioned before and didn't get any hits when I searched, so I figured I'd check to see if anyone else has experienced this glitch. I left to run an errand this morning with a full charge. When I turned my car off, I did a double-take as I realized the energy usage screen...
  4. Reporting Software Bugs

    Chevy Volt General Discussion, News, and Events
    After my 2013 Volt suddenly shut down and stranded me, only to find out there were 2 major software updates no one informed me about, I began to feel there is a need for a place for owners to report software bugs, weird behaviors and other issues from annoying to catastrophic. Since the major...
  5. Can hackers control the Volt?

    Chevy Volt Engineering and Design
    I didn't post this in the Fox news thread because the article appears to have a bit more veracity. This story is about a local Seattle company that has figured out how to hack into the Prius and Ford Explorer computer systems. They have demonstrated that once in, they can control the car. How...