Chevy Bolt Ev Euv Production Resumes Battery Fix Recall

Bolt EV and Commodities EUV Recall Information

Bolt EV and Commodities EUV

RECALL INFORMATION

As

part

of

GM’due south

delivery

to

safety,

experts

from

GM

and

LG

take

identified

the

simultaneous

presence

of

two

rare

manufacturing

defects

in

the

aforementioned

battery

cell

as

the

root

cause

of

battery

fires

in

certain

Chevrolet

Bolt

EVs.

As

a

result,

GM

volition

exist

conducting

a

recall

of

Bolt

EVs

(2017-2022)

and

Bolt

EUVs

(2022)

to

accost

the

risk

of

battery

fires

in

these

vehicles.

What You Should Do

Out

of

an

abundance

of

caution,

GM

volition

replace

defective

lithium-ion

battery

modules

in

Chevrolet

Commodities

EVs

and

EUVs

with

new

lithium-ion

modules.

We

will

notify

customers

when

replacement

parts

are

ready.

We

are

asking

customers

to

take

the

following

steps

until

the

new

remedy

has

been

performed:

  1. Set your vehicle to a 90 percent land of charge limitation using Hilltop Reserve fashion (for 2017-2022 model years) or Target Charge Level (for 2022-2022 model years) way. Instructions on how to do this are available in the videos beneath. If you unable to successfully brand these changes, or practice not feel comfortable making these changes, GM is asking yous to visit your dealer to have these adjustments completed.
  2. Charge your vehicle more frequently and avert depleting their battery below approximately lxx miles (113 kilometers) of remaining range, where possible.
  3. Park your vehicle outside immediately afterward charging and do not exit your vehicle charging indoors overnight.

Charge Level Instructions

2022 target charge level activation


December 21, 2021

Bolt Software Update


September 20, 2021

Chevrolet Bolt EV Battery Production Resumes

What is the defect in recalled batteries?

The problem consists of two LG manufacturing defects (a torn anode tab and folded separator) that, in rare circumstances, can simultaneously nowadays in a single battery cell in the LG bombardment module.

When do you expect to have all the recalled vehicles repaired?

We are working aggressively with LG to adjust production to have replacement modules available equally presently as possible.

Can GM provide more specifics related to the warranty?

General Motors warrants new or refurbished advanced propulsion batteries installed under this recall against defects in material or workmanship for the warranty coverage menstruation of 8 Years/100,000 Miles (whichever comes first). GM will repair or replace the function, in its sole discretion, at no charge if the part fails due to a defect in material or workmanship during the warranty coverage flow (Notation: Labor is as well covered if installed by a GM EV Dealer). This limited parts warranty begins at the time of installation.

What confidence does GM have that the replacement modules won’t have the same defects?

GM will but brainstorm replacing battery modules in customer vehicles when GM and LG are confident in the safety of LG’s product.

I moved and no longer alive near a dealership who can work on EVs. What am I supposed to do?

When will parts for my vehicle be available?

Nosotros are working aggressively to have replacement modules bachelor as shortly as possible. We understand that waiting tin be frustrating. We will notify yous through electronic mail or straight mail when replacement parts are ready.

Where tin can I continue to check for updates or data on my vehicle?

Nosotros are working to add data and update frequently asked questions regularly on this spider web site. You can also update your contact information in a higher place by entering your VIN and selecting your preferred method of communication to stay upward to appointment.

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Contact your preferred Chevrolet EV Dealer.

Download

your

Bolt

EV

or

EUV

Owner’s

Manual.

Chevy Bolt Ev Euv Production Resumes Battery Fix Recall

Source: https://www.chevrolet.com/electric/bolt-recall