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  1. 2017 LED Light Upgrades - Chevy Tech told me my car could catch on fire

    Gen2 Volt Accessories and Modifications
    Hey Everyone, Just recently purchased a 2017 Chevy Volt Premier and I wanted to change out the lights already because they are way to dim. I have installed other LED lights on my previous vehicles, but not with a hybrid car. I called Chevy to asked if LEDs are ok and the tech said I shouldn't...
  2. LED HEADLIGHT BULB QUESTION

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    Id like to swap out my factory bulbs for some LED ones. Ive found a range of them that differ in lumens but most seem to all advertise around the same range of power and K rating. either way those are more a matter of taste in terms of hue. what i need to know is anyone out there on the...
  3. LED Switchback on front - Need Help

    Chevy Volt Accessories and Modifications
    I have installed LED Head Lamps, and LED Switchbacks for the parking lights/turn signals in the front. I have used a Recitifier diode to force the DRL lights to be on when the headlamps are on, but I have a question about the parking lights/turn signals. when the headlights are on, the LED...
  4. LED Reverse Light Replacement

    Gen2 Volt Accessories and Modifications
    I recently replaced both my front and rear turn signal bulbs with LED bulbs from ijdmtoy.com which required load resistors to avoid the hyper flashing issue. They worked and looked great, so I decided to replace the reverse bulbs and brake lights with LED as well. I bought these bulbs to replace...
  5. LED Turn Signal for 2016 Volt - No wire mod required

    Gen2 Volt Accessories and Modifications
    Replaced both rear halogen turn signal bulbs with LED ones without needing to tap into any wires. Purchased this one with pre-wired decoder (low heat) that prevents hyper flashing: http://store.ijdmtoy.com/Error-Free-CREE-High-Power-7440-LED-Bulbs-p/20-009.htm It comes in amber, white or red...
  6. LED Low Beams

    Generation 2 Volt (2016-2020)
    Has anyone popped the hood and looked at the stock LED low beam headlamps in the 2nd gen Volt? I'm curious to know if they are a replaceable LED version of a normal headlight size (H11, 9006, etc.) or a proprietary design.
  7. LED brake light upgrade: slow motion video comparison

    Generation 2 Volt (2016-2020)
    Inspired by forum members Teksavy and Milivolt I did LED brake light upgrade mentioned here: http://gm-volt.com/forum/showthread.php?205018-LED-quot-bulb-quot-upgrade...-hit-some-roadblocks Obviously LEDs have many benefits—I upgraded all of a home lighting to LED bulbs a few years ago—but I...
  8. Clever LED Reverse Switchback upgrade

    Chevy Volt Accessories and Modifications
    EDIT:( Not so )Clever LED Reverse Switchback upgrade **Edit: 1-6-16 I would not recommend this mod as stated in the discussion below. But if anyone tries it out, we would love to see your results... Hey everybody, I was wondering if anyone has tried this upgrade/mod? It essentially...
  9. Is LED replacement light globe for inside rear hatch area possible?

    Chevy Volt Accessories and Modifications
    In the interests of reducing power consumption with the hatch Open... Has any one successfully replaced there normal globe with an LED version and still retained all warning functions etc.? Ie: Don't want update to LED and cause a number of possible issues if the circuit is expecting a normal...
  10. MURDER - 2014 Volt Black on Black on Black (DIY mods)

    Chevy Volt Accessories and Modifications
    Hello guys, this is my first post on here, glad to see others are daring to mod the volt. I have now had the Volt for 2 months and have finally gotten the hang of it and made it look how I first envisioned it when decided to go for the Volt. :cool: I fall more in love with this car every day...
  11. LED Signage in rear window....

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    So.. always wanted something like this, and just decided to see how it would work. I think it looks pretty awesome. Any thoughts on legality? I tried searching a bit last night but couldn't see a definitive answer for any state.... Excuse my narration, this was a few delicious craft beers...
  12. Ditch Those Incandescent Interior Bulbs!

    Chevy Volt Accessories and Modifications
    Hey All, I bought my 2013 white diamond tricoat Volt about three weeks ago, and I love, love, love it! :) I imagine many of you are like me, and couldn't believe Chevy used boring old incandescent bulbs for the interior lamps in such an otherwise technically sophisticated automobile. I found...
  13. Finally bright LEDs with no need for resistors

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    Hello all, I originally posted about "switchback" LED turn signals and some gave them a try I believe. Now V-leds has come out with LED turn signals that blow all aftermarket LEDs out of the water. They are called the V3 tritons. I bought a pair for our Dodge Journey and they are phenomenal! The...
  14. LED Switchback lights for the front...need help!

    Chevy Volt Accessories and Modifications
    Hey all-- I have read the previous threads on this topic and have been wanting to do this mod since I got my car. I assembled the following parts... switchback LED light strips http://store.ijdmtoy.com/Switch-Back-LED-Strip-Lights-Driving-Corner-Lights-p/led_audi_style_strip_5d.htm fuse tap...
  15. New Volt, Color Key Grille, 18'' Wheels And Ceramic Tint

    Chevy Volt Accessories and Modifications
    Hello All, New Owner...Got some great info from this Forum before my Purchase, So I wanted to share my ride and what I did... This is my Retirement Gift To Myself, I tried the Prius and Even the new Cmax and Fusion (They might be new in the US, But I lived in Europe for 3 years till Dec and...
  16. My $9.95 LED headlight mod (pics)

    Chevy Volt Accessories and Modifications
    I bumped into 'Ledlitz' flexible LED strips at Autozone this afternoon. They were on sale for $10, so I bought one. Installation was easy. It took about an hour, most of which was spent on figuring out the proper 12V supply source in the circuit breaker box, and making sure the wires are...
  17. Got my 2013 Volt on Friday! - Extra VLED Backup Bulb & rear storage barrier for sale

    Chevy Volt Accessories and Modifications
    Got my 2013 Volt on Friday! - Extra VLED Backup Bulb & rear storage barrier for sale Got my 2013 Volt on Friday and I absolutely LOVE it. I have a rear seat storage barrier (in black leather) for sale that I bought thinking it would work on the 2013 and it does not due to the rear arm rest...
  18. Volt back-up light bulb type

    Chevy Volt Accessories and Modifications
    Hi, I was wondering why the Volt uses a 3157 dual filament bulb for the reverse light. Would a 3156 in an LED work fine? I was looking at this bulb. http://www.v-leds.com/6K-WHITE-LED-7W-BACK-p9769085-1-2.html. It has the Cree lens for projecting as well as the side LED's for the diffuser...
  19. LEDs and HIDs - lots of info and links!

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    Hey all, I've been reading and re-reading lots of posts about HIDs and LEDs for my Volt. Finally pulled the trigger this past week/weekend and took care of everything (with the exception of the front turn signals). I'll post two separate threads with pics and links for each as soon as I can...
  20. Does The Volt Have LED Tail Lamps And Turn Signals?

    Newcomers to GM-VOLT.COM (See here for FAQs)
    Hi Guys, I have a question about the Volt which I cant seem to find anywhere. I have checked the brochures and the Chevrolet websites but cant find the answer to my question. I know the Volt has day time LED running lights. But I want to know if the Volt has LED tail lamps with LED brake lights...
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