Recall: 2013 Chevrolet Volt Due to Low-Voltage Issue

2013 Chevrolet Volt

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V397000

Manufacturer: General Motors LLC

Components: HYBRID PROPULSION SYSTEM

Potential Number of Units Affected: 3,233

Summary

General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2013 Chevrolet Volt vehicles. An update to the Hybrid Powertrain Control Module 2 (HPCM2) may have disabled the cell balancing function causing a low-voltage condition.

Remedy

GM will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the HPCM2, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020. GM’s number for this recall is 18215.

Notes

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

Photo Credit: Chevrolet

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