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by Vertiformed
Mon Aug 20, 2018 11:21 pm
Forum: Ask Chevrolet
Topic: Best Charging Regimen for Low Mileage and Hot Weather
Replies: 10
Views: 1879

Re: Best Charging Regimen for Low Mileage and Hot Weather

All that said, I set my car to complete charging about 4 hours after I actually leave. That way I have about 60% charge for the day. I also set Priority Charge. So my car has between 40-60% SoC for the vast majority of time. All this because a few experts recommend that Li batteries stay near 50% S...
by Vertiformed
Sun Aug 19, 2018 3:01 am
Forum: Ask Chevrolet
Topic: What is meant by a “long period”
Replies: 3
Views: 710

Re: What is meant by a “long period”

What the manual is essentially saying is that the longer you leave the battery to cook or freeze, the bigger an impact it will have on battery longevity. And one exposure to those conditions won't be as bad as if you make a regular habit of it. I understand why you and others might interpret it tha...
by Vertiformed
Sat Aug 18, 2018 9:00 pm
Forum: Ask Chevrolet
Topic: What is meant by a “long period”
Replies: 3
Views: 710

What is meant by a “long period”

Here's a question for the Chevy folks, in the manual for the car, it says: Do not allow the vehicle to remain in temperature extremes for long periods without being driven or plugged in. It is recommended that the vehicle be plugged in when temperatures are below 0 °C (32 °F) and above 32 °C (90 °F)...

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