Chevrolet Volt - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Chevrolet Volt owners have reported a total of 528 problems for their cars built in the 9 model years listed in the chart below. The chart shows the number of problems reported across all service years for each given model year of the Chevrolet Volt. The 2012 Chevrolet Volt cars have the most problems reported (163 problems).

Table 1. Total number of problems by model year for Chevrolet Volt

Model Year Number of Problems
  2019 Volt
2
  2018 Volt
11
  2017 Volt
84
  2016 Volt
12
  2015 Volt
22
  2014 Volt
48
  2013 Volt
154
  2012 Volt
163
  2011 Volt
32

  Common problems of Chevrolet Volt

The following chart shows the 21 most common problems for Chevrolet Volt cars. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's electrical system (121 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling (57 problems).

Table 2. Common problems of Chevrolet Volt

Problem Category Number of Problems
  Electrical System
121
  Engine And Engine Cooling
57
  Other Fuel System
57
  Air Bag
51
  Power Train
48
  Equipment
44
  Service Brakes
41
  Steering
21
  Structure
14
  Seats
14
   
  Vehicle Speed Control
14
  Electronic Stability Control
9
  Wheel
7
  Visibility
7
  Tire
6
  Seat Belt
5
  Exterior Lighting
5
  Suspension
4
  Forward Collision Avoidance
1
  Parking Brake
1
  Hybrid Propulsion System
1


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