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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Li-Ion Battery, Charging, & Battery Managment System FAQ's

    120V Charging FAQ Do's and dont's. EVSE Status Light Red and Green Meanings Battery Mile Estimate in 30's not 40's, 50's. Problem? kWh Used FAQ...

    Started by Steverino, 03-26-2014 08:30 PM
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    03-26-2014 08:30 PM Go to last post
  1. 240V EVSE Recommendations?

    What is the best one to buy? Reliability warranty etc.

    Started by lawjds, 1 Week Ago 11:30 AM
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  2. Traction battery drain to zero ..

    Lets say a Volt stays in dealer lot for couple of years in Alaska, is it possible for the traction battery to be completely dead and how can be...

    Started by rvrescue, 05-26-2016 07:37 AM
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    4 Weeks Ago 06:44 PM Go to last post
  3. Water protection: How deep before intrusion to Battery and electronics?

    Gen 1: How much water depth can a Volt handle? Is the battery area and its electronic a "tub" protecting from deep water?

    Started by WS-Mtns, 05-11-2016 02:41 PM
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    05-13-2016 01:13 PM Go to last post
  4. Gen 1 Volt EVSE vs. Nissan Leaf EVSE Level 1 Charge Cord

    Hello Folks, I purchased a used Nissan Leaf EVSE cord locally as a spare to keep in the car as I use the Volt unit daily at the house. I've often...

    Started by Houston Volt, 05-11-2016 09:21 PM
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    05-12-2016 11:20 AM Go to last post
  5. Charging Two Vehicles Off-Peak - Formulating a Plan

    Well, after twenty-two months Ms. Kingfish is still very much in love with her Brownstone. As contributor Loboc routinely reminds us in his forum...

    Started by TheKingfish, 03-04-2016 10:46 PM
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    05-08-2016 10:43 PM Go to last post
  6. charge door sticking closed

    Anyone else have their charge door sticking? It sometimes opens with one push of the release button. Most of the time I have to open the door,...

    Started by TheStepChild, 07-22-2013 09:12 PM
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    05-08-2016 07:29 PM Go to last post
  7. Upgrade 2015 EVSE to 120/240V?

    I have a 2015 Volt, and I'm trying to figure out how or if it can be upgraded to 120/240V operation. I've read a lot of forum posts, but I'm seeing...

    Started by rslatkin, 04-28-2016 12:47 PM
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    04-28-2016 08:11 PM Go to last post
  8. S0 many 240V Receptacles. Why?

    In the world of standard 110/120 house type current their is one type of receptacle which comes either grounded or not. Why with 240V do so many...

    Started by Toadmanor, 04-26-2016 02:57 PM
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    04-27-2016 07:37 PM Go to last post
  9. Sharing 240v with dryer? 240 splitter/switch?

    I have a 240v outlet in the garage that is used by the dryer. It is running off 2x30amp breaker in the panel. I am wondering if itís possible to...

    Started by wildgoose, 08-15-2013 03:46 PM
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    04-15-2016 04:54 PM Go to last post
  10. why not add external battery warming plates to the bottom of our battery packs?

    On cold nights here in Kansas City my 2012 volt will only charge to 25 miles. It stays outside at night. Why couldn't I add warming plates to the...

    Started by kdb6213, 01-05-2016 10:20 AM
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    03-23-2016 02:05 AM Go to last post
  11. 120V Charging FAQ

    Your Volt owner's manual has details on using a 120V outlet to charge your car and the safety issues and precautions surrounding that. It's...

    Started by Steverino, 06-03-2013 04:43 PM
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    03-14-2016 09:28 PM Go to last post
  12. What does the EV Range level really mean

    I have had my Volt for almost 2 weeks now and am a little confused by what the EV value means. When I first got the car, when fully charged it said...

    Started by lavrunin, 03-13-2016 10:26 PM
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    03-14-2016 08:25 PM Go to last post
  13. Battery Mile Estimate in 30's not 40's, 50's. Problem?

    Summary New Volts have a low battery range estimate that will increase over time based on the points below. Volts in cold weather will see a...

    Started by Steverino, 11-10-2012 08:19 PM
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    03-13-2016 02:49 PM Go to last post
  14. Volt ALMOST refused to charge

    Plugged my MY'14 Volt in as usual to my Leviton 40A charger, and ... nothing!! Unplugged it and tried again, and again ... nothing!! No lights...

    Started by Dr. Mike B., 02-29-2016 11:50 AM
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    03-02-2016 02:04 PM Go to last post
  15. 2015 Charge door button on key phobe

    Hello......... on the 2013 the charge door button on the key phobe POP's open the charge door. When that did not happen on the 2015 (I just got) i...

    Started by Tim S FL, 02-28-2016 09:10 PM
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    02-29-2016 07:31 AM Go to last post
  16. Interesting Level 2 @ "only" 12A observation

    As most of you probably know from the threads and my video, I've modified the stock EVSE that came with my 2014 Volt to operate at Level 2 voltages...

    Started by Chris TX, 02-26-2016 01:13 PM
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  17. 240V Level 2 Charger Question

    I just bought my first EV, a low mileage 2013 Volt Premier and am looking at upgrading my charger from the level 1 charger that comes with the car to...

    Started by Gootz, 01-08-2016 11:22 PM
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    02-22-2016 05:46 PM Go to last post
  18. Poll Poll: How do you usually Charge your Volt ?

    Do most use the standard 110 at home , 240 at home or 110 or 240 V at work ?

    Started by sinnombre, 07-23-2012 02:44 AM
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    02-20-2016 01:41 PM Go to last post
  19. So Cal Edison - anyone do the separate meter EV plan?

    OK, so I just bought a Volt over the weekend. I love, love love the car so far and am now digging into the meat on charging, rate plans, etc. We...

    Started by Az_Rael, 09-23-2014 07:29 PM
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    02-19-2016 02:37 PM Go to last post
  20. Safety of charging with a standard 120-volt outlet

    I wonder whether there are any sources of documentation supporting the safety of charging a Chevrolet Volt from a standard 120-volt, 15-amp...

    Started by Coppersnowboarder, 01-15-2016 11:10 PM
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    02-15-2016 03:53 AM Go to last post

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