Miscellaneous Alt-E legislative news
Miscellaneous Alt-E legislative news
Posted 23 hours ago

Following is a roundup of random stories with one thing in common: they involve legislation and automotive-related environmental issues.

Obama: Half Of Federal Fleets Must Be PHEV Or ZEV By…

Miscellaneous Alt-E legislative news
Is the oil industry subsidized much more than the electrified vehicle industry?
Is the oil industry subsidized much more than…
Posted 4 days ago

Here's some food for thought ...

Critics of plug-in vehicle subsidization observe consumers and manufacturers get favorable treatment over the conventional vehicle space and while arguably true, one might also ask…

Is the oil industry subsidized much more than…
2016 Malibu gets an infusion of Volt technology
2016 Malibu gets an infusion of Volt technolo…
Posted 5 days ago

This is promising, is it not?

By Sarah Shelton

Chevrolet announced that it is creating a hybrid version of the Malibu sedan for next year, borrowing technology from the Volt to build…

2016 Malibu gets an infusion of Volt technolo…
Can Tesla surf the wave with Model X through to Model 3 and beyond?
Can Tesla surf the wave with Model X through …
Posted 6 days ago

Another video confirms Tesla is out and about driving the Model X, and will this car once launched be enough to propel the company to beyond Gigafactory and Model 3?

Just…

Can Tesla surf the wave with Model X through …
Will the 2016 Spark EV look dated as new ICE version arrives and Bolt waits in the wings?
Will the 2016 Spark EV look dated as new ICE …
Posted 7 days ago

Next week at the New York International Auto Show GM will take the wraps off the new Spark, but an EV version doesn’t appear likely as eyes are on the…

Will the 2016 Spark EV look dated as new ICE …
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New Game!!! Volt Poker




Posted on 31 March 2015 by Scarlett
3 replies | 141 views
So, we have seen a bunch of posts in which our more erstwhile members find themselves parked amongst other Volts. So I started thinking, what would...

Anyone notice how clean the engine bay stays in these?



Posted on 30 March 2015 by edvard
5 replies | 225 views
I could be wrong since I live in California where we have a nice little drought coming on and so there hasn't been much rain to slosh up into the...

conditioning brakes?




Posted on 30 March 2015 by love my 2015 volt
22 replies | 642 views
I was at my dealership getting an oil change and he said that at 30000km my brakes needed conditioning to the tune of $215. I checked the manual but...

Pre-Production models




Posted on 30 March 2015 by IWannaVolt
6 replies | 498 views
InsideEV is stating Pre-production Volts are being built. I have seen no other information that backs this up outside of the Auto show models. ...

The no-nonsense, straightforward oil change post...



Posted on 30 March 2015 by edvard
14 replies | 631 views
I'm doing this mainly because after owning my Volt for a year I decided to change the oil and amazing as it seems there was a severe lack of posts or...

2015 power reduction in Sport Mode compared to 2014



Posted on 30 March 2015 by eJohn
12 replies | 564 views
Just replaced my 2014 with a 2015 exact same configuration and tire pressure. Sport Mode has lost its zip. I have lost confidence that I can out...

2011-2012 EVSE Upgrade?




Posted on 30 March 2015 by srogue
4 replies | 232 views
Does anyone happen to know if the 2011-2012 EVSE, the one with the black cord going to the outlet, and orange cord going to the charger, is...

Does it take time for a new battery to break in?



Posted on 31 March 2015 by peterdaniel
4 replies | 156 views
Bought a 2014 Volt with 100 miles on it. So far I managed at best 44 miles. It would show 36 in the morning after a full charge. When I rented...

What a noob! I goofed LOL




Posted on 31 March 2015 by SoulSurfer
7 replies | 315 views
So I'm driving to Windsor this afternoon (with my boss) and I reach down to put Voltaire in "hold" mode. Don't you know that I hit the power button...

Auto Off Recall Delayed




Posted on 30 March 2015 by Dakster
13 replies | 440 views
Went it to get the struts replaced, my charge door looked at, and the auto off recall done. AND.... Last week the auto off recall was ready, and...

Battery Warranty Question. Car from Cali.



Posted on 30 March 2015 by jdulac
1 replies | 190 views
I bought my car from a dealership in Cali but had it shipped to CT. Does anyone know if my battery would be warrantied to 150K or just the standard...

why no navigation update from gmnavigation.com for years???



Posted on 30 March 2015 by jimltz
3 replies | 321 views
does anyone know why it's taking so long to issue a navigation update from Gmnavigation.com for the Volt? I think it's been many years since an...

Premium non ethanol gas




Posted on 30 March 2015 by alfon
8 replies | 305 views
There is a gas station here in Seaside Oregon, "Gorilla Gas", yes I know off the wall brand perhaps. They have for $3.99 / gallon non ethanol...

Advice wanted on addition of stick-on blind spot mirror for right side mirror.



Posted on 30 March 2015 by mdgreenster
11 replies | 421 views
Has anyone installed one of these on the right side view mirror. Any recommendation for brand/model and ideal placement would be appreciated.

Approaching end of 100k battery warranty, advice?



Posted on 30 March 2015 by CA-VoltSeeker
13 replies | 892 views
I'm within 1000 miles of the end of the 100k battery warrenty for my 2012 Volt. Going to take it in for a checkup soon. Any advice for taking full...