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I have a 2015 Volt. I use to get about 44 miles per charge, but I use to live in a warm climate. I've since moved to Portland, OR. I park it inside the garage & always keep it plugged in even after full. The temperature has been regularly in the mid to upper 30's at night & mid to upper 40's in the day. My range has been dropping regularly this past month & now the range is at 28 miles. The dealer is saying it's a normal drop due to cold. Is it normal to loose 16+ miles of range even with above freezing temps, kept in garage & kept plugged in?
 

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The short answer is yes, that is normal. Make sure to use the preconditioning 10 to 15 minutes before you depart, see if that helps.
 

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I have a 2015 Volt. I use to get about 44 miles per charge, but I use to live in a warm climate. I've since moved to Portland, OR. I park it inside the garage & always keep it plugged in even after full. The temperature has been regularly in the mid to upper 30's at night & mid to upper 40's in the day. My range has been dropping regularly this past month & now the range is at 28 miles. The dealer is saying it's a normal drop due to cold. Is it normal to loose 16+ miles of range even with above freezing temps, kept in garage & kept plugged in?
Yes. I go from a displayed 63+ miles in the summer to around 45 miles in the winter. Mine also is garaged and plugged in 100% of the time. I'm in Nashville, Tennessee.
 

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That’s what I am getting here in Vancouver, Wa. I do use the heater in Eco mode and don’t really care about the range. It’s always bad here in the PNW. I get 40 at best in the summer
 

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That’s what I am getting here in Vancouver, Wa. I do use the heater in Eco mode and don’t really care about the range. It’s always bad here in the PNW. I get 40 at best in the summer
I have a 2015 Volt. I use to get about 44 miles per charge, but I use to live in a warm climate. I've since moved to Portland, OR. I park it inside the garage & always keep it plugged in even after full. The temperature has been regularly in the mid to upper 30's at night & mid to upper 40's in the day. My range has been dropping regularly this past month & now the range is at 28 miles. The dealer is saying it's a normal drop due to cold. Is it normal to loose 16+ miles of range even with above freezing temps, kept in garage & kept plugged in?
What air pressure do you have in your tires?
 

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100% normal. The usual suggestions:
  • precondition before leaving
  • air up tires to 40-44psi
  • use fan only, turn the heat down
  • drive slower

Or, just enjoy the car and don't worry what the guess-o-meter says.
 
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