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  1. Use, Care & Maintenance - Gen 2 Chevy Volt
    Charge my vechicle daily, Lately range in the am is slowly getting lower... 88/82/78/70 kms Is this weather related? Is my battery slowly dyiing? Anyone else have this issue? 2018 volt premium
  2. Use, Care & Maintenance - Gen 1 Chevy Volt
    I have a 2015 Chevy volt and when the battery dies the energy used say 9.7 kw/h used but google says the battery is much bigger. Is this a sign of major degradation or something else.
  3. Use, Care & Maintenance - Gen 1 Chevy Volt
    Hi everyone, I am the brand new owner of a used 2011 Volt. I have only been able to charge it to 23 miles. I took it to the dealer to have them check it out. They say there is nothing wrong with it, it is just getting old. I would like more range of course, but don't want the battery to die on...
  4. Problems, Driver Warnings or DTCs - Gen 2 Volt
    Hi all. For the last 4 years, our 2017 Volt has consistently had a range of 59 miles after a full charge overnight at home. Suddenly, 3 charges ago, the range was only 49 miles. My first thought was that the charge limit had dropped from 12 amps to 8 amps, but that wasn't the case. Now there...
  5. CANADA
    So I just got a used Volt that had 44000km(27340mi) on it. I was under the impression that it had a range of 85km(53mi) when fully charged. But when I woke up this morning to my fully charged vehicle it only showed a range of 68km(42mi). Is this normal? I feel like this is a bigger...
  6. Generation 2 Chevy Volt (2016-2020)
    I've got a 2017 Volt Premier with 58k miles. I bought it one year ago as a CPO when it had 48k miles. The car has been in Southern California it's whole life, as far as I know. For the past year, it has shown 14.1-14.3 kWh used per fully drained charge like clock work. I had the car serviced...
  7. Chevy Bolt EV Buying, Leasing, and Selling
    I have owned a base 2013 Volt now for around 5 years and am among the many fans I have read here. My Volt started with me ~ 2 years old at 70K miles (How I got a good deal) and I'm now over 215K on it. I live in Colorado and always end up working ~1 hour away and the winters have just enough...
  8. Generation 2 Chevy Volt (2016-2020)
    In Phoenix, it doesn't get below freezing often in the winter, but will hover between 30 and 40 at night. My electric plan is extremely cheap during super off peak (10am to 3pm). Only $0.03 per kwh vs $0.10 in normal off peak. I'd like to set the car to "Latest Possible" within that SUPER OFF...
  9. ? Buying, Selling, Tax Credit, Fees - Chevy Volt
    My work has a free to use charger for us, so I would always fill up when at work. I'm in Florida, so almost all flat-land and warm most of the year. Only snows when pigs fly, so very rarely. I'm considering a used 16/17 Volt, with a roundtrip commute of 56 miles (60% town/40% highway). In your...
  10. ? Buying, Selling, Tax Credit, Fees - Chevy Volt
    Hello everyone, I'll be purchasing a used Volt and am trying to decide between a 2015 or 2016-17.Most important factors are reliability and range. Either way I'll be getting a fully loaded model with 35K miles or less. My daily commute is 43 miles round trip, cannot charge at work. I live in...
  11. Generation 2 Chevy Volt (2016-2020)
    Nine months of ownership for my 2018. When the weather was warm, my electric range after charging said 63-65 miles. Now the weather is cold (30s and 40s) and it's dropped to 45 miles. I expected a drop-off but that seems pretty big. Is that normal? Thanks, all.
  12. Newcomers, Owner Stories, FAQs
    Hi, I am based in the UK where we have 218 remaining Volts on the road (and a few more Opel Amperas). I got mine at a insurance auction after it was hit in the rear. Nothing a body jack and a hot air gun couldnt fix. I love it. I get 40+ miles on a charge - even seen 53 once. I have been...
  13. Generation 1 Chevy Volt (2011-2015)
    2012 Opel Ampera / with some downhill regen help / no mountain mode What's yout best?
  14. Generation 2 Chevy Volt (2016-2020)
    I'm considering buying a PHEV to save gas money for my daily commute: My drive is 21.7 miles, 18.0 miles of which is on a fairly-flat 65mph highway (75mph average speed). I have access to a level-2 charger at work for 3-hours max/day. Despite searching multiple forums and websites, I can't seem...
  15. Suggestions for GM - Chevy Volt
    Taking limitations into consideration, for me, I'd say 1/3 electric 2/3 gas, for example, 100 miles electric; 200 miles gas. I think 50/50 too. I'd even go for 100 miles electric range; 100 miles gas range.
  16. Bolt Service Bulletins, Campaigns, and Recalls
    PIC6231 EV Range Driving Tips (See PDF Attached Below) *Most apply to Volt and other EVs as well ;) WOT
  17. Problems, Driver Warnings or DTCs - Gen 1 Volt
    Hey all, I have a '13 volt. when I have a full tank of gas, the volt says I have between 200 and 220 mi of gas range, not the advertised 300+ miles. my oil life is 75% my tires are all between 34-38psi does anyone know why I am not getting the advertised range, or anything I can do? Thanks!
  18. Generation 1 Chevy Volt (2011-2015)
    Hi Volt community. I got my 2014 metallic silver volt from Carvana about a month ago. I am obsessed. I love this car. I have noticed that after a full charge, the electric range keeps getting higher and higher. The car is rated to get 38 miles per full charge, but most recently it's showing 46...
  19. Chevy Volt News, Events
    Back in January I started keeping track of the temperature and kWh used for my 19.1 mile commute to work. I excluded those days my son missed the bus and I had to drop him off at school and those days with adverse weather conditions. I always drive the same route, always go without climate...
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