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  1. 2013 Trailer Hitch - Wiring Questions, and summary of forum info too

    Chevy Volt Accessories and Modifications
    Hi there, I've spent the last few hours reading the numerous excellent threads about trailer hitches for the Gen 1 (and Gen 2, but mine's a 2013). I really appreciate everyone's contributions: so much useful information! This post has a question, but is also to help consolidate the info for...
  2. Drawtite trailer hitch install with Tekonsha Plug n Play Harness

    Chevy Volt Accessories and Modifications
    Installed the Drawtite hitch today- after reading a few of the install threads here and watching the etrailer video on Youtube.(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ulg3qaTC55E) One major difference saved me a bunch of time. Instead of pulling the rear bottom panel I left in place and trimmed it...
  3. Voltruk

    Chevy Volt Accessories and Modifications
    I know, I know... gonna get some flak for this, but I'm willing to be the guinea pig here. Trailer is 57" wide by 8 feet long. Weighs 290 lbs (132kg) and is made in Minnesota by a company named Floe. Capacity is 1800 lbs (815kg). On the tongue it it shows that it can carry up to 33...
  4. Volt pulling a U_Haul trailer 4x8

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    Hi, Just wanted to share some info on pulling a trailer with a Volt. I searched for info before making my trip and found very little, so maybe this will help others who wonder about the Volt and pulling trailers. I drove from El Paso, Texas to Houston Texas last weekend - 15 long hours mostly...
  5. HOW TO: Trailer wiring harness

    Chevy Volt Accessories and Modifications
    Hello everyone! Figured I'd finally get around to doing the trailer harness write up. This is a super easy install, and I had a couple small issues, and I figured out the solution so everything works 100%. The main problem was the main brake light wire, the wire used for the brakes. I tried to...
  6. Trailer towing with pics!

    Chevy Volt Accessories and Modifications
    As some of you may recall I installed a Torklift Eco Stealth Hitch (1.25"). Well I found a nice trailer on Craigslist locally (5'x8') and I figured I would update you all with some pics as well as EV and MPG figures. On to the pics! As you can see the trip today was 91.3 miles with...
  7. Torklift Eco Hitch INSTALLED with pics and bike rack.

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    Ordered a Torklift Eco Hitch: http://shop.tlcentral.com/store/pc/2011+-Chevrolet-Volt-1-25-Stealth-ECO-Series-Trailer-Hitch-p1068.htm Had the great folks over at Stingray Chevrolet do the install for me (took them no time at all) Installed a Thule 917XTR T2...
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