Could the New Gen 2 Volt Transmission Design be used for an Extended Range Electric Truck?
Could the New Gen 2 Volt Transmission Design …
Posted 16 hours ago

By George S. Bower

The gen 2 Volt transmission lowers cost.

We saw in an exclusive article one week ago that GM’s new Gen 2 Voltec transmission is a breakthrough. It lowers…

Could the New Gen 2 Volt Transmission Design …
Vetoed for now, will Obama put an end to the Keystone XL pipeline
Vetoed for now, will Obama put an end to the …
Posted 4 days ago

What is the best way to go here?

By Sarah Shelton

President Barack Obama vetoed the Keystone XL Pipeline earlier this week, but that doesn't mean the debate over the 1,179-mile oil…

Vetoed for now, will Obama put an end to the …
Are FCVs a great idea? Here’s five reasons why they’re not
Are FCVs a great idea? Here’s five reasons wh…
Posted 5 days ago

This only skims the surface believe it or not.

Is there any wonder why the public is just going with it, whether it be good or not so much?

Or,…

Are FCVs a great idea? Here’s five reasons wh…
Is the next electric car benchmark the 200-mile, 30-something range?
Is the next EV benchmark the 200-mile, 30-som…
Posted 6 days ago

Today electric cars priced around the $30,000-something level offer range of under 100 miles, but in less than two years will ranges double for essentially the same price?

More than a…

Is the next EV benchmark the 200-mile, 30-som…
Will Apple be changing the EV world by 2020?
Will Apple be changing the automotive world b…
Posted 7 days ago

By Sarah Shelton

One of the most talked about companies in the auto industry this past week hasn't been a carmaker at all, but a tech giant.

Reports from numerous sources…

Will Apple be changing the automotive world b…
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Can ELR battery pack revision in late models be verified?



Posted on 3 March 2015 by Kevin
2 replies | 86 views
Is there any way to tell the battery pack size? I am wondering if they ever switched production to the new larger capacity as mentioned in various...

Applied Parking Brake, shifted to reverse then L then black center screen



Posted on 3 March 2015 by Patrick Randall
0 replies | 75 views
!st time I tried the parking brake, the screen went black for the rest of the drive after sticking on the rear cam! Fine after power cycle. Seems...

Random chimes while driving?




Posted on 3 March 2015 by mkarolian
8 replies | 159 views
For the past week or so, my Volt has been randomly chiming while driving. Similar to the chimes if you turn off the car and leave the headlight on. I...

Reverse Lights High Power LED




Posted on 2 March 2015 by Zapped 427
13 replies | 405 views
I installed a new 80 watt LED reverse light hoping to provide better visibility for backing up. I got the most powerful bulb I could find. I am not...

Best 240v Charger?




Posted on 2 March 2015 by No_Excuses
12 replies | 291 views
I'm a new 2015 Volt owner and I want to upgrade my charger. I'm sure it has been discussed here many times, but I want to get a updated opinion on...

cabin heat liquid loop pump is annoying




Posted on 2 March 2015 by bxd20
19 replies | 526 views
I hope I'm calling this thing by its correct name. It's whatever pump circulates the liquid used by the climate control system. After one month...

anyone 3D print gen1 / gen2 transmission mockups?



Posted on 2 March 2015 by flyingsherpa
6 replies | 214 views
I'm a mechanical engineer, but I don't recall ever really learning about planetary gearboxes (and college was years ago). After lots of staring and...

My rear end is always dirty!




Posted on 3 March 2015 by EasternCanuck
4 replies | 132 views
Well, the Volt's rear is always dirty... Anyone have any ideas on how to stop the maddening accumulation of dirt or snow when the car is...

Instrument lighting control inoperative at sunset/rise!



Posted on 3 March 2015 by Patrick Randall
1 replies | 57 views
Kind of odd - I like to adjust the panel lights when it gets darker. At the official sunset time, the lights go on high then don't respond to the...

Rydell Chevy- ONE DAY ONLY SALE




Posted on 3 March 2015 by RydellChevrolet
1 replies | 145 views
Good Afternoon Everyone, We're exactly 3 units away from hitting our objective so, we'll be offering the following discounts on ALL VOLT in stock...

NEMA 5-20 Charging Options?




Posted on 3 March 2015 by mkarolian
4 replies | 116 views
I have access to NEMA 5-20 outlets at work and would like to make use of the extra amps if possible. Any "Level 1.5" chargers out there? Google only...

Removing trim around shifter




Posted on 2 March 2015 by axelvolt
7 replies | 199 views
So, I need to remove my center stack because it isn't seated properly... saw some links/videos here that make it seem like removing the trim around...

Will Cadillac change the ELR acronym?




Posted on 2 March 2015 by trekguy77
6 replies | 215 views
When Cadillac completes the model name changes to CT whatever, will the ELR nomenclature remain the same?

0-60 In Just 2.8 Seconds!




Posted on 2 March 2015 by Idleup
4 replies | 216 views
No Not really - I thought by adding the ELR to the title would get some guys down here! lol No biggie but I thought you electric freaks would...

Make Dark Ash Leather available in Gen 2 LTZ trim



Posted on 2 March 2015 by George S. Bower
5 replies | 226 views
Per GM's web site we can only get Dark ash leather seats in the LT (econo) trim. It is not available in the premium trim package (LTZ). This makes no...