Is the oil industry subsidized much more than the electrified vehicle industry?
Is the oil industry subsidized much more than…
Posted 3 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 4 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 5 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 6 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 …
Leaf number 75,000 sold in the US -Is Volt due to be ousted as America’s top-selling plug-in car?
Leaf number 75,000 sold in the US -Is Volt du…
Posted 7 days ago

Anyone who reads this site regularly knew this was coming ...

Does it matter? Will we see a turnabout?

Since the Volt and Leaf were launched the very same month in December…

Leaf number 75,000 sold in the US -Is Volt du…
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Approaching end of 100k battery warranty, advice?



Posted on 30 March 2015 by CA-VoltSeeker
2 replies | 92 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...

An Odd BMS Event




Posted on 30 March 2015 by vdiv
7 replies | 207 views
2012 Volt with 40k miles (~35k electric), drive on L/Normal mode. Nothing plugged in the OBDII port, no mods on the car. Came home late last night...

Onstar app




Posted on 29 March 2015 by Veverkova
0 replies | 84 views
My ONSTAR app was great even if it sporadically did not worked. But since the last update it hasn't worked at all, even after hours on the phone with...

Range Anxiety BandAid




Posted on 29 March 2015 by Idleup
17 replies | 574 views
It's sort of a Range Extender . . . . guess it's better than a tow truck!

Freightliner SuperTruck 115% more efficient



Posted on 29 March 2015 by larry4pyro
4 replies | 237 views
If you're interested in vehicle efficiency here's a link to a web page showing what Freightliner is doing to improve efficiency in big rigs. The...

Goodyear OEM Tires / Volt Braking - Is it me or...



Posted on 29 March 2015 by wildcatgoal
8 replies | 351 views
...is braking in the Volt in an emergency situation with the OEM Goodyears (26K miles) a bit scary? I have just under 1/2 tread left on the tires....

Clunking popping noise left front when turning right and braking????



Posted on 29 March 2015 by schro22
8 replies | 318 views
Looking of for anyone who has had this issue. Took my car to the shop to have the rotor B bearing replaced and now the the car makes noise when...

2011-2012 EVSE Upgrade?




Posted on 30 March 2015 by srogue
0 replies | 0 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...

Hi! Just bought a '14 in Ohio




Posted on 30 March 2015 by Schwartzy
4 replies | 177 views
Hi everyone! My name is Schwartz, and I too am an electrical engineer. I just bought one of the last new '14 Volts available in Ohio-- and got a...

Cold feet 2012 volt




Posted on 30 March 2015 by Briansvolt
6 replies | 262 views
Owner 2012, since new. I finally figured out why my feet are always cold in my volt. No air was coming out of the vent above my feet in auto mode. So...

myvolt alternative showing charging cycles?



Posted on 29 March 2015 by Sheldon
3 replies | 181 views
myvolt hasn't updated since early Friday morning. Is there any myvolt alternative which shows your vehicles charging cycles? Voltstats only shows...

Buying a high mileage used Volt? Higher or lower lifetime MPG?



Posted on 29 March 2015 by kubel
6 replies | 324 views
I'm a LEAF lessee looking into my end of lease options. Nissan is currently offering 2012-2013 lessees $5000 off if we buy out our leases (so for...

NY Times: Powerful Videos of Distracted Drivers and the Consequences



Posted on 29 March 2015 by kns
4 replies | 199 views
Dual screen videos (view ahead and driver) used by researchers in latest AARP study of distracted driving. Interaction with passengers and with...

Volt Bose Tweeters are 4-ohm




Posted on 29 March 2015 by wildcatgoal
0 replies | 177 views
Just so'z ya'll know, the Bose tweeters in our Volts are 4-ohm. Not 2-ohm, not .5-ohm. If'n you replace them with, say, Infinity tweeters or...

Who covers towing for roadside assistance?



Posted on 29 March 2015 by llninja
3 replies | 357 views
In a different thread, my son hit a deer with my volt, punctured the radiator, and he hit the Onstar button to get it flat bedded to the dealership....