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  1. How common is the "Engine Not Available" situation?

    Problems, Driver Warnings or DTCs - Gen2 Volt
    I was planning to buy a 2017 Volt, but in researching it I discovered this recurring situation on forums like this one and review sites of the Volt losing propulsion power while driving. The driver then sees "Engine not available" on the dash and the car has to be towed. How common is this...
  2. Chevy Volt Problems/Issues, Driver Warnings or DTCs FAQ's

    Problems, Driver Warnings or DTCs - Chevy Volt
    Bearing failure FAQ Beep, Chirp, Chime, Horn. A guide to what your Volt is saying. “Car Left On” Triple Horn Honk and Auto-off FAQ Charge Door sticking (2011-2015) Silicone fix Charge Port backside cracks, L2 ground faults State Emission Testing FAQ GM Manual with all DTC/Trouble codes for the...
  3. My Volt had zero issues today. What gives?

    Chevy Volt General Discussion, News, and Events
    This follows about 2.5 years of days without issues. What's going on? I note that the view here can get distorted by posts about an issue someone is having. Meanwhile we in the silent majority say nothing about our non-issues. So what's going with my non-issues? I spent real money on this car...
  4. TPMS (Tire Pressure Management System) FAQ

    Wheels & Tires - Chevy Volt
    The information below is not a substitute for the information in your owner's manual. That should be your primary reference source. If any information below conflicts with the owner's manual, use the owner's manual as the final word. You'll want sensors that operate at 315 Mhz for 2011-2016...
  5. Front Page/Feature Story Problems

    Community Help
    Hello. I am having some problems with the website. 1. I am not able to traverse through the feature stories on the front page. Others are having this same problem. 2. I can no longer right click a member's posting on the front page to open the story in another tab. 3. We need the ability...
  6. 1st Major Issues :(

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    Well I was driving home from work last Wednesday the 28th of November 12 and as I drove into the city limit while coming to a stop light the brakes got really hard to press and then went back to the normal soft feel. All kinds of warning lights started to illuminate (SERVICE BATTERY CHARGING...
  7. GM doesn't [does] care about Volt Customers

    Buying, Leasing & Selling - Chevy Volt
    **** UPDATE: ISSUE WAS RESOLVED AMICABLY WITH THE HELP OF VOLT ADVISERS. I TAKE BACK THE ABOVE SUBJECT LINE :) **** Really feel left out in the cold on this one: I put a deposit down on a CA low emissions Volt through my dealer Feb 24. Meanwhile, I'm renting a car (assured of no more than a...
  8. OnStar Status..Feb, 2012

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    They are not out of the woods yet..the system software upgrade they started last week is still SNAFU'd and I heard apologies from two reps today. Looks like we need to stay tuned.
  9. Unable to drive home due to "Service Engine Soon"

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    So my camera crew and I arrived at my dealership today and started the purchase process on what was to be my new Silver Ice beauty. After some shuffling around, the general manager came over to me, introduced himself, and let me know that I would not be driving home that day in an emission-less...