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  1. Parking Days Without Charging

    Problems, Driver Warnings or DTCs - Chevy Volt
    Prospective Volt buyer. I drive frequently for multi-day trips (sometimes as much as a week or two), during which time I park my car and don't drive it. There wouldn't be charging available at the parking garage I leave the car at. The Chevy dealer told me that if I drove to the garage (arriving...
  2. Long Term Storage Guide

    Li-Ion Battery, Charging, Mgmt System - Chevy Volt
    A common misconception is that the 12v battery will be kept charged as long as the car is plugged in. Like many things about the Volt, the answer is "sometimes". Plugged In Does Not Always Mean 12v Battery is Being Maintained Even if the Volt is plugged in, the 12v battery is only charged when...
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