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  1. Suggestion for "Round Trip Mode"

    Suggestions for GM - Chevy Volt
    The purpose of "Round Trip Mode" would be to provide more accurate DIC estimates of remaining electric range. I have found that whenever a significant change in elevation is experienced during the outbound leg of a round trip, the estimated remaining electric range is usually way off. The...
  2. Estimated range stuck at 50!!; World's Smallest Violin

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    I know the World Smallest Violin is playing for me here, but I'm wondering what's going on as my estimated range gauge sees "stuck" at 50 miles. I noticed this about 1000 miles ago (I just hit 5k EV miles, out of 5.3k total) When I first got the Volt 3 months ago, I'd swear the ER gauge hit 52...
  3. 46.5 MPG using Volt gas engine

    Mechanical Systems - Chevy Volt
    I am getting 46.5 MPG on gas, not 37 MPG. That's a pretty huge (25%) difference! I had one of those infrequent, long drives yesterday. Destination was 52 miles away, mostly expressway driving at 55 MPH in D with cruise on (I use cruise as much as possible). The battery delivered 50 miles and...
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