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  1. Bolt EV Rear Camera Mirror - Real-world experience?

    For any Bolt EV owners with the rearview mirror camera, I'm wondering how the real-world experience has been in regards to the camera to getting...

    Started by jsmay311, 01-25-2017 07:02 PM
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    2 Weeks Ago 08:30 AM Go to last post
  2. Unhappy Bolt EV has blended brakes via Bosch.

    UPDATED: Yes it does have blended braking, just a different tech and supplier, see how and why here...

    Started by Norton, 11-10-2016 02:12 PM
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  3. Bolt EV: Is 96s3p still an ideal format?

    I thought I'd bring this up because I know that the Bolt EV shares the same pack configuration as the Volt (96s3p), but I'm wondering if that is...

    Started by Ladogaboy, 3 Weeks Ago 11:07 AM
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  4. What is the key inside the Bolt EV Remote?

    On my bolt remote, if you press a little side button the bottom section (where the ring attaches) slides down and out exposing a key on hidden...

    Started by chuyskywalker, 3 Weeks Ago 12:59 PM
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    3 Weeks Ago 11:14 AM Go to last post
  5. Bolt EV OTA Updates?

    I am pretty sure I saw a reference in another thread somewhere (but can't find it) where an article quoted a GM engineer saying that the Bolt would...

    Started by jeff_h, 02-19-2017 06:55 PM
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    3 Weeks Ago 07:02 PM Go to last post
  6. Bolt EV self started/moved? Backed into garage wall/cabinet

    Here is a strange one, but seriously happened. I was out of town (the only driver of the Bolt) I get a call saying there was a crash in the...

    Started by socalif, 01-15-2017 09:27 PM
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    02-11-2017 01:16 PM Go to last post
  7. What is Bolt EV weight capacity (GVWR)?

    What is the GVWR for the Bolt EV? I can't find it anywhere and Google changes it to be curb weight for some reason. It should be printed on the B...

    Started by viking79, 02-08-2017 01:47 PM
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    02-08-2017 08:41 PM Go to last post
  8. Bolt EV Autonomous Test Results, California:

    https://www.dmv.ca.gov/portal/wcm/connect/deade5b7-5b10-4b25-a926-78484dbc2b31/GMCruise_disengage_report_2016.pdf?MOD=AJPERES It appears they...

    Started by Qinsp, 02-01-2017 05:11 PM
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    02-02-2017 04:27 PM Go to last post
  9. Effects of Communication Protocol on Bolt EV Charging Efficiency

    Someone was kind enough to point out to me that Tesla and CHAdeMO equipped cars actually use a different communication protocol than the Bolt EV (CAN...

    Started by Ladogaboy, 01-29-2017 05:03 PM
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    01-30-2017 12:18 AM Go to last post
  10. 8-ft lumber in a Bolt EV?

    The Volt can fit 8-foot-long pieces of lumber with the hatch closed. Since the Bolt is quite a bit shorter, I'm wondering if this would also be...

    Started by jsmay311, 01-24-2017 05:23 PM
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    01-25-2017 08:04 AM Go to last post
  11. The Bolt EV Redirects Excess DCFC Power to Climate Control

    Preconditioning on DCFC might be very easy and low impact on the Bolt EV. We'll want to verify this further, but so far, if the amount of power...

    Started by Ladogaboy, 01-22-2017 05:12 PM
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    01-23-2017 02:32 AM Go to last post
  12. Bolt Energy Screen Overview

    They did a pretty good job with this video reviewing the numerous energy use screens found in the Bolt Enjoy WOT https://youtu.be/w0OCY72iQH8

    Started by WopOnTour, 01-12-2017 07:23 PM
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    01-13-2017 12:18 PM Go to last post
  13. Build & price Bolt -- chevrolet.com

    Trying to educate myself before visiting dealers. I'm leaning toward the premier version, mainly for the forward safety features. For the life of...

    Started by Last396Corvette, 01-04-2017 01:10 PM
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    01-04-2017 03:55 PM Go to last post
  14. Chevy Bolt EV Max Regen At Least 70 kW

    While driving my Bolt EV back home, I made an interesting discovery. The max regenerative braking power is at least 70 kW. I could be more--if it is...

    Started by Ladogaboy, 01-02-2017 08:35 PM
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  15. What about Bolt EV Air Conditioning?

    Maybe due to time of year, I only read about people hypothesizing about range loss due to heater use. I've heard the Volt heater is about 6kw but I...

    Started by gpsman, 11-29-2016 09:58 PM
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    12-24-2016 10:10 AM Go to last post
  16. RHD Bolt EV

    I've heard that GM does not plan to release the Bolt in a right-hand drive (RHD) format. Is this true? Also, how much of the market does that close...

    Started by Ladogaboy, 12-04-2016 08:33 PM
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    12-07-2016 07:16 AM Go to last post
  17. Unhappy Styling :-(

    There are 2 styling features on the Bolt that really upset me- 1. The "floating" roof and 2. The two points on the front undertray. These features...

    Started by Lewis9, 12-05-2016 08:31 AM
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    12-06-2016 02:56 PM Go to last post
  18. Josh Tavel reads this site! (Oh, and 80 kW DCFC?)

    Video of a media session about the Bolt held at the LA auto show. Lots of info, most we've heard. Mando DC fast charging stations in order to become...

    Started by bro1999, 11-21-2016 11:16 PM
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    11-30-2016 09:22 AM Go to last post
  19. More Bolt details gleaned from dealer demo held in San Francisco

    Found a video on Facebook where Darin Gesse (Chevy marketing exec, I think) answered some questions about the Bolt. - majority of orders put in so...

    Started by bro1999, 11-17-2016 10:51 PM
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    11-20-2016 03:06 PM Go to last post
  20. The Bolt lost weight!

    Must have been working out in order to get ready for Thanksgiving feast. :p Curb weight was listed as 3,580 in the Jan press releases:...

    Started by bro1999, 11-15-2016 01:16 PM
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