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  1. problem with the brakes - low traction

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    Hello, I just got into an accident with my 2014 volt. I was driving on a local road over a ditch, and a sign showed up on the dashboard, "low traction". That is when the brakes stopped responding, the volt apparently sped up and reared the car in front. I thought I had this "low traction"...
  2. Low Traction warning message coming on repeatedly in a single location

    Problems, Driver Warnings or DTCs - Chevy Volt
    Has anyone experienced anything like this? My low traction message is popping up once almost every single day on my way home from work in the exact same location. This happens regardless of whether I'm braking or not. I'm not turning particularly hard or even going more than about 25-35MPH at...
  3. Analysis of unexpected "Low Traction" (ABS) with the "brakes out" feeling

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    Analysis of unexpected "Low Traction" (ABS) with the "brakes out" feeling Some of you have encountered the anti-lock brakes engaging (seeing the "Low Traction" message) in situations where you would not expect. It is scary, as if the brakes are not working, or that the car is accelerating (as...
  4. Low Traction on slight right turn while slowing down

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    I've read the other messages on the Forum regarding Low Traction and they may be relevant, but what I experience is different. I know this is evidence of the ABS system engaging, but it shouldn't be. I've noticed that sometimes, while lightly braking in a slight right turn or while changing...