Chevrolet Volt Problem Trends and Complaints

Based on 12 problem areas, owners have reported the following issues with this vehicle that range in severity ratings from low to high.

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Poorly made car backed by a truck company

Model Year:

2016

Manufacturer:

Chevrolet

Model:

Volt

Complaint Resolution:

No resolution

Ugh this car was the worst mistake of my life. Seriously. I cant stress it enough to you how awful this car is and how much I regret on a daily basis ever getting one. Mine has every upgrade that were available and MSRP was about 43,000 in Nov. 2015.

Review submitted by:DontEverBuyAVolt

Pros:Its Electric, Dependable Drive Train

Cons:Chevy, Glitchy, Cheap seats, Nothing Works

Will not buy this car till it is refined

Model Year:

2016

Manufacturer:

Chevrolet

Model:

Volt

Complaint Resolution:

No resolution

I do not usually write reviews but I had to for this car. I bought a car in Nov 2015 and I sold it in Feb 2016 with only 3481 on it. In this period I got check engine light twice cause of misfires and programming issues, and the re-gen

Review submitted by:RVLJ

Pros:Interior

Cons:MPGs, Reliability, Engine noise

2016 Chevy Volt Not Ready For the Consumer

Model Year:

2016

Manufacturer:

Chevrolet

Model:

Volt

Complaint Resolution:

No resolution

My garage - 3 days; In the shop - 19 days: After 19 days in the shop, the engineers at GM are now collecting diagnostic data on my Volt from the dealership garage. I am an unwilling beta tester. Still broken. Was this vehicle launched too soon? This car has

Review submitted by:EV Advocate

Pros:Quiet, comfortable, ergonomics

Cons:Value; reliability; backseat leg room

Car didn't start after one week of ownership.

Model Year:

2016

Manufacturer:

Chevrolet

Model:

Volt

Complaint Resolution:

No resolution

only 607mi.and the car did not start, how sad. After driving a Prius for 4 yrs. not even once took it to the dealer. on star was not able to help me they just towed it to the dealer.don't know the reason yet.

Review submitted by:rglosangeles

Pros:more fun to drive than the prius but dependabilit?

Cons:dependability

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