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  1. Amperage output of APM on Gen 1 volts to run a 1K inverter

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    After absorbing all the information in this post I am thinking that my plan might be possible, however I can't find in manual or even on this amazingly detailed site (Thank you all!!!) the max charge rate of the APM. I am considering getting This inverter and creating a wiring harness to the...
  2. Question on inverter power sizing for 2014 chevy volt

    Chevy Volt General Discussion, News, and Events
    I have so far successfully used a 400 watt and an 800 watt inverter with my chevy volt during power outages. I connected the inverter to the 12 volt power leads in the trunk. My question is how much power can I draw from the 12 volt battery on the 2014 volt with an inverter? The inverters I'm...
  3. Is it Possible? Parallel the 12 Volt systems of two identical volts.

    Electrical Systems - Chevy Volt
    To start with. Lets say you are interested in hooking up a 1000W 12V DC to 120V AC inverter to your chevy volt. Of course this is possible and has been done. The question, is it possible to parallel the 12V systems of two same year Volts into one larger say 2000W inverter? Would a...
  4. Voltec warranty coverage for drive motor battery charger?

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    Hi Everyone, long time lurker, first time poster on the forum. I've enjoyed my 2013 Volt for many years and I have learned so much about my car from the great folks here, so thanks a ton! I'm hoping the experts here can answer a question I'm running into. Problem is that my Volt doesn't...
  5. Inverter Failure

    Problems, Driver Warnings or DTCs - Chevy Volt
    Last week my 2012 Volt displayed an Initializing message after pressing the power button. I tried powering it off, even getting out of the car, closing the door and locking it. I decided to power it back on and call OnStar. After about 20 minutes, with it still displaying the initializing...
  6. New semiconductor from Toyota

    They claim 10% better battery to motor efficiency. Nice...
  7. Can Someone Answer This?

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    Someone wants to know what he needs and if the following can be done: (My instincts are it can't be done with a regular 12v car battery?) How long can I run a 1,000 Watts heater from a "regular" 12V car battery "fully charged". I am assuming it will have to go through an inverter. Battery...
  8. Volt as Emergency Back-up Power - Video

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    Please share this video with other Volt owners that are in Sandy's path this week..... it really is a great benefit to have. MrEnergyCzar
  9. Power is out...running home with Volt...

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    I'm doing it with (2) pure sine wave inverters attached to two of the three 12v outlets in the Volt, One going to back charge a large portable battery so I can power my fridge once in awhile to keep things from spoiling and another inverter going to power my modem, router, one lamp and...