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by YamanoteMaui
Mon May 13, 2019 12:37 am
Forum: General / Main Chevy Bolt Owners Forum
Topic: Bricked
Replies: 14
Views: 491

Re: Bricked

Yes, silly me, thinking that large high voltage full charged battery was sufficient to keep by Bolt going!
by YamanoteMaui
Wed May 08, 2019 11:09 pm
Forum: General / Main Chevy Bolt Owners Forum
Topic: Bricked
Replies: 14
Views: 491

Re: Bricked

Bolt is back from service today and the problem was indeed 12V system, i.e., dead 12V battery. Also all recall service done (my bad - should have been done sooner). For reference, from service ticket: "Multiple low volt codes, GR-8 show bad AGM battery, replaced battery and cleared DTCS" &...
by YamanoteMaui
Mon May 06, 2019 1:27 am
Forum: General / Main Chevy Bolt Owners Forum
Topic: Bricked
Replies: 14
Views: 491

Re: Bricked

Read it! Super helpful.
by YamanoteMaui
Sun May 05, 2019 6:18 pm
Forum: General / Main Chevy Bolt Owners Forum
Topic: Bricked
Replies: 14
Views: 491

Re: Bricked

Thanks, yes, I read that, and some other posts regarding Tesla. I noted lots of bricking issues around 2012, which seem to have been resolved with an OTA software update. The issue noted in the 2016 blog post is around the Model S poor handling of the 12v system, not bricking. I think the Tesla give...
by YamanoteMaui
Sun May 05, 2019 8:46 am
Forum: Buying / Leasing / Dealerships
Topic: So are we all going to end up buying our cars after our leases are up?
Replies: 62
Views: 5161

Re: So are we all going to end up buying our cars after our leases are up?

No way - give it back to the dealer and get a new, up to date EV. By 2020 a 2017 Bolt will be akin to a Model T.
by YamanoteMaui
Sun May 05, 2019 8:26 am
Forum: General / Main Chevy Bolt Owners Forum
Topic: Bricked
Replies: 14
Views: 491

Bricked

Have been generally happy with my Bolt. The range for the price is decent, its economical, and good for getting around the city. The Bolt is our "leave at airport" car, which we acquired on a 36 month lease. Our state airports provide FREE parking for EVs, which has saved me thousands of d...

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