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  1. 1. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (1,1) 2012 Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual M In Brief . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-1 Safety Belts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-11 Infotainment System . . . . . . . . . 7-1 Instrument Panel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-2 Airbag System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-19 Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7-1 Initial Drive Information . . . . . . . . 1-4 Child Restraints . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-32 Radio . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7-7 Vehicle Features . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-17 Audio Players . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7-12 Battery and Efficiency. . . . . . . . 1-20 Storage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-1 Phone . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7-20 Performance and Storage Compartments . . . . . . . . 4-1 Trademarks and License Maintenance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-25 Additional Storage Features . . . 4-2 Agreements . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7-31 Keys, Doors, and Instruments and Controls . . . . 5-1 Climate Controls . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8-1 Windows . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-1 Instrument Panel Overview . . . . 5-4 Climate Control Systems . . . . . . 8-1 Keys and Locks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-1 Controls . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5-6 Air Vents . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8-8 Doors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-13 Warning Lights, Gauges, and Vehicle Security. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-14 Indicators . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5-9 Driving and Operating . . . . . . . . 9-1 Exterior Mirrors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-16 Information Displays . . . . . . . . . . 5-29 Driving Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9-2 Interior Mirrors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-17 Vehicle Messages . . . . . . . . . . . . 5-45 Starting and Operating . . . . . . . 9-16 Windows . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-17 Vehicle Personalization . . . . . . . 5-53 Electric Vehicle Operating Universal Remote System . . . . 5-62 Modes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9-21 Seats and Restraints . . . . . . . . . 3-1 Engine Exhaust . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9-26 Head Restraints . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-2 Lighting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6-1 Electric Drive Unit . . . . . . . . . . . . 9-28 Front Seats . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-4 Exterior Lighting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6-1 Brakes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9-29 Rear Seats . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-8 Interior Lighting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6-4 Ride Control Systems . . . . . . . . 9-33 Lighting Features . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6-5
  2. 2. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (2,1) 2012 Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual M Cruise Control . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9-36 Service and Maintenance . . . 11-1 Customer Information . . . . . . . 13-1 Object Detection Systems . . . . 9-38 General Information . . . . . . . . . . 11-1 Customer Information . . . . . . . . 13-1 Charging . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9-44 Maintenance Schedule . . . . . . . 11-3 Reporting Safety Defects . . . . 13-13 Fuel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9-53 Special Application Vehicle Data Recording and Towing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9-58 Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11-8 Privacy. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13-15 Conversions and Add-Ons . . . 9-58 Additional Maintenance and Care . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11-8 OnStar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14-1 Vehicle Care . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10-1 Recommended Fluids, OnStar Overview . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14-1 General Information . . . . . . . . . . 10-2 Lubricants, and Parts . . . . . . 11-12 OnStar Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14-2 Vehicle Checks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10-6 Maintenance Records . . . . . . . 11-14 OnStar Additional Headlamp Aiming . . . . . . . . . . . 10-26 Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14-5 Bulb Replacement . . . . . . . . . . 10-26 Technical Data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12-1 Index . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . i-1 Electrical System . . . . . . . . . . . . 10-30 Vehicle Identification . . . . . . . . . 12-1 Wheels and Tires . . . . . . . . . . . 10-40 Vehicle Data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12-2 Jump Starting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10-68 Towing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10-73 Appearance Care . . . . . . . . . . . 10-78
  3. 3. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (3,1) Introduction iii This manual describes features that Canadian Vehicle Owners may or may not be on your specific vehicle either because they are Propriétaires Canadiens options that you did not purchase or A French language copy of this due to changes subsequent to the manual can be obtained from your printing of this owner manual. dealer or from: Please refer to the purchase The names, logos, emblems, documentation relating to your On peut obtenir un exemplaire de slogans, vehicle model names, and specific vehicle to confirm each of ce guide en français auprès du vehicle body designs appearing in the features found on your vehicle. concessionnaire ou à ladresse this manual including, but not limited For vehicles first sold in Canada, suivante: to, GM, the GM logo, CHEVROLET, substitute the name “General the CHEVROLET Emblem, VOLT, Helm, Incorporated Motors of Canada Limited” for P.O. Box 07130 and the VOLT logo are trademarks Chevrolet Motor Division wherever and/or service marks of General Detroit, MI 48207 it appears in this manual. Motors LLC, its subsidiaries, 1-800-551-4123 affiliates, or licensors. Keep this manual in the vehicle for Numéro de poste 6438 de quick reference. langue française www.helminc.com Litho in U.S.A. © Part No. 20819515 A First Printing 2011 General Motors LLC. All Rights Reserved.
  4. 4. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (4,1) iv Introduction Using this Manual Symbols { WARNING To quickly locate information about The vehicle has components and the vehicle, use the Index in the These mean there is something labels that use symbols instead of back of the manual. It is an that could hurt you or other text. Symbols are shown along with alphabetical list of what is in the people. the text describing the operation or manual and the page number where information relating to a specific it can be found. component, control, message, Notice: This means there is gauge, or indicator. something that could result in Danger, Warnings, and property or vehicle damage. This M : This symbol is shown when Cautions would not be covered by the you need to see your owner manual vehicles warranty. for additional instructions or Warning messages found on vehicle information. labels and in this manual describe hazards and what to do to avoid or * : This symbol is shown when reduce them. you need to see a service manual for additional instructions or Danger indicates a hazard with a information. high level of risk which will result in serious injury or death. Warning or Caution indicates a A circle with a slash through it is a hazard that could result in injury or safety symbol which means “Do death. Not,” “Do not do this,” or “Do not let this happen.”
  5. 5. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (5,1) Introduction v Vehicle Symbol Chart f: Electric Parking Brake * : Malfunction Indicator Lamp Here are some additional symbols d: Electronic Stability : : Oil Pressure that may be found on the vehicle Control (ESC) and what they mean. For more O : Power information on the symbol, refer to B : Engine Coolant Temperature B : Remote Vehicle Start the Index. O : Exterior Lamps > : Safety Belt Reminders 9 : Airbag Readiness Light y : Fault g : StabiliTrak® Disable # : Air Conditioning g : First Responder 7 : Tire Pressure Monitor ! : Antilock Brake System (ABS) . : Fuel Gauge i : Traction Control System (TCS) b / g : Audio Steering Wheel ® + : Fuses Disable Controls or OnStar 3 : Headlamp High/Low-Beam Q : Vehicle Ready I: Brake System Warning Changer M : Windshield Washer Fluid Light _: High Voltage A : Charge Port Door j: LATCH System Child " : Charging System (12‐Volt Restraints Battery) [: Leaf I: Cruise Control
  6. 6. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (6,1) vi Introduction 2 NOTES
  7. 7. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (1,1) In Brief 1-1 Interior Lighting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-13 In Brief Exterior Lighting . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-14 Performance and Maintenance Traction Control Windshield Wiper/Washer . . . . 1-14 System (TCS) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-25 Climate Controls . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-15 Electronic Stability Instrument Panel Control (ESC) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-25 Instrument Panel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-2 Vehicle Features Tire Pressure Monitor . . . . . . . . 1-26 Radio(s) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-17 Tire Sealant and Initial Drive Information Satellite Radio . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-18 Initial Drive Information . . . . . . . . 1-4 Compressor Kit . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-26 Portable Audio Devices . . . . . . 1-18 Engine Oil Life System . . . . . . 1-26 Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) Bluetooth® . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-18 System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-4 Driving for Better Energy Steering Wheel Controls . . . . . 1-18 Efficiency . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-27 Remote Start . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-5 Cruise Control . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-19 Door Locks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-5 Roadside Assistance Navigation System . . . . . . . . . . . 1-19 Program . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-29 Windows . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-7 Power Outlets . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-20 Seat Adjustment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-8 OnStar® . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-29 Heated Seats . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-9 Battery and Efficiency Head Restraint High Voltage Safety Adjustment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-10 Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-20 Safety Belts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-11 Charging . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-21 Passenger Sensing Fueling . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-23 System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-11 Total Vehicle Range . . . . . . . . . 1-24 Mirror Adjustment . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-11 Regenerative Braking . . . . . . . . 1-24 Steering Wheel Service . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-25 Adjustment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-12
  8. 8. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (2,1) 1-2 In Brief Instrument Panel
  9. 9. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (3,1) In Brief 1-3 A. Air Vents on page 8‑8. H. Light Sensor. See Daytime R. Leaf Button. See Center Stack B. Turn and Lane‐Change Lever. Running Lamps (DRL) on Display on page 5‑29. See Turn and Lane-Change page 6‑2. S. DRIVE MODE Button. See Signals on page 6‑3. I. Instrument Panel Storage on Driver Selected Operating Exterior Lamp Controls on page 4‑1. Modes on page 9‑22. page 6‑1. J. Automatic Climate Control T. Power Button on page 9‑16. Pedestrian Friendly Alert on System on page 8‑1. U. Shift Lever. See Electric Drive page 5‑7. K. Driver Information Center (DIC) Unit on page 9‑28. C. Instrument Cluster on Controls. See Driver Information V. Infotainment on page 7‑1. page 5‑10. Center (DIC) on page 5‑43. Navigation System. See the Driver Information Center (DIC) L. Instrument Panel Illumination separate navigation system Display. See Driver Information Control on page 6‑4. manual. Center (DIC) on page 5‑43. M. Data Link Connector (DLC) (Out W. Electric Parking Brake on D. Windshield Wiper/Washer on of View). See Malfunction page 9‑30. page 5‑7. Indicator Lamp on page 5‑19. X. Power Door Locks on E. Heated Front Seats on page 3‑7 N. Cruise Control on page 9‑36. page 2‑11. (If Equipped). O. Steering Wheel Adjustment on Y. Hazard Warning Flashers on F. Center Stack Display on page 5‑6. page 6‑3. page 5‑29. P. Horn on page 5‑7. G. Charging Status Indicator. See Q. Steering Wheel Controls on Charging Status Feedback on page 5‑6 (If Equipped). page 9‑47.
  10. 10. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (4,1) 1-4 In Brief Initial Drive 7 : Press and release to locate the vehicle. Press and hold for Information three seconds to sound the panic This section provides a brief alarm. Press again to cancel the overview about some of the panic alarm. important features that may or may B: Press Q and then press and not be on your specific vehicle. hold B within five seconds to For more detailed information, refer start the vehicles heating or air to each of the features which can be conditioning systems and rear found later in this owner manual. window defogger from outside the vehicle using the RKE transmitter. Remote Keyless Entry Press the key release button to See Remote Start on page 2‑7 for (RKE) System more information. extend the key. The key can be The Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) used for all locks. A : Press to open the charge port door. See Plug-In Charging on transmitter will work up to 60 m K : Press once to unlock the driver page 9‑44 for more information. (195 ft) away from the vehicle. door. Press a second time within five seconds to unlock all doors. See Keys on page 2‑1 and Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System Q: Press to lock all doors. Operation on page 2‑2. Lock and unlock feedback can be personalized. See Vehicle Personalization on page 5‑53.
  11. 11. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (5,1) In Brief 1-5 Remote Start After entering the vehicle during a Door Locks remote start, press the POWER O Use remote start to heat or cool the Keyless Access interior when the vehicle is plugged button on the center stack with the in to maximize electric range by brake pedal applied to operate as The RKE transmitter must be within utilizing electricity from the wall normal. 1 m (3 ft) of the door being opened. outlet. The engine may start to Canceling Remote Start support the climate control operation. Normal operation of the To cancel a remote start, do any of system will return after the vehicle the following: has been turned on. . Aim the RKE transmitter at the Activating the Remote Start vehicle and press and hold B until the parking lamps turn off. 1. Aim the RKE transmitter at the vehicle. . Turn on the hazard warning flashers. 2. Press Q on the RKE transmitter; the doors will lock. . Press the POWER O button on the center stack, with the brake 3. Within five seconds, press and pedal applied, then press the hold B until the turn signal POWER O button again to turn To unlock the door from the driver lamps flash, or for approximately door, press the lock/unlock button the vehicle off. on the door handle. Press again four seconds. Pressing B again See Remote Start on page 2‑7. within five seconds to unlock all during a remote start will turn the passenger doors. feature off.
  12. 12. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (6,1) 1-6 In Brief To lock the doors, press the lock/ The Keyless Access can be Power Door Locks unlock button if: programmed to unlock all doors . More than five seconds have on the first lock/unlock press from passed. the driver door. See Vehicle Personalization on page 5‑53. . The lock/unlock button was used to unlock all doors. Remote Keyless Entry (RKE): The RKE transmitter must be within . All doors are closed. 60 m (195 ft) of the vehicle. To unlock all doors from the K: Press to unlock. passenger door, press the lock/ unlock button on the door handle. Q: Press to lock. To lock the doors, press the lock/ See Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) unlock button if: System Operation on page 2‑2. . The lock/unlock button was used Key: To unlock or lock the door, turn the key left or right. The power door lock switches are to unlock all doors. on the center stack. Inside the vehicle: Use the door . All doors are closed. lock knob, the door handle, or the K: Press to unlock. power door switch. See Door Locks Q: Press to lock. on page 2‑10. See Power Door Locks on page 2‑11.
  13. 13. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (7,1) In Brief 1-7 Hatch Remote Keyless Entry (RKE): Windows To open the hatch with the doors locked, the RKE transmitter must be within 60 m (195 ft) of the vehicle. Unlock the doors with the RKE transmitter, then press the button on the underside of the hatch and lift up. Always close the hatch before driving. Do not press the button while closing the hatch; it will unlatch again. See Hatch on page 2‑13. The power window switches are Keyless Access with Remote on the driver door armrest. Each Keyless Entry (RKE): To open the passenger door has a switch that hatch with the doors locked, the controls only that window. RKE transmitter must be within 1 m (3 ft) of the trunk. Press the Press the front of the switch to lower button on the underside of the hatch the window. Pull the switch up to and lift up. raise it. The driver and passenger windows have an express-down feature and the driver window has express-up. See Power Windows on page 2‑18.
  14. 14. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (8,1) 1-8 In Brief Remote Window Operation Seat Adjustment Height Adjustment Seat Position Move the lever up or down to raise or lower the seat. To adjust the seat position: See “Seat Height Adjuster” under The vehicle may have remote 1. Pull the handle at the front of the Seat Adjustment on page 3‑4. operating windows that will open seat cushion to unlock it. all the windows from outside the 2. Move the seat forward or vehicle by pressing and holding K rearward and release the on the Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) handle. transmitter. 3. Try to move the seat back and This feature can be disabled by a forth to be sure it is locked in dealer technician. place. See Power Windows on page 2‑18. See Seat Adjustment on page 3‑4.
  15. 15. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (9,1) In Brief 1-9 Reclining Seatbacks To return the seatback to the upright Heated Seats position: 1. Lift the lever fully without applying pressure to the seatback, and the seatback will return to the upright position. 2. Push and pull on the seatback to make sure it is locked. See Reclining Seatbacks on page 3‑5. To recline the seatback: 1. Lift the lever. 2. Move the seatback to the desired position, and then If available, the controls are on the release the lever to lock the center stack. To operate, the vehicle seatback in place. must be on. 3. Push and pull on the seatback to Press M or L to heat the driver make sure it is locked. or passenger seat cushion and seatback.
  16. 16. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (10,1) 1-10 In Brief Press the button once for the Press the touch screen M AUTO Head Restraint highest setting. With each press of or L AUTO button. The button color Adjustment the button, the heated seat will change to the next lower setting, will change to green when this Do not drive until the head restraints and then the off setting. Three lights feature is on. for all occupants are installed and indicate the highest setting and one When the vehicle is on, this feature adjusted properly. light the lowest. will automatically activate the To achieve a comfortable seating See Heated Front Seats on heated seats at the level required by position, change the seatback page 3‑7 for more information. the vehicles interior temperature. recline angle as little as necessary The active high, medium, low, or off while keeping the seat and the Auto Heated Seats heated seat level will be indicated head restraint height in the proper by the manual heated seat button position. lights on the center stack. Use the touch screen buttons or the manual For more information see Head heated seat buttons on the center Restraints on page 3‑2 and Seat stack to turn auto heated seats off. Adjustment on page 3‑4. See Heated Front Seats on page 3‑7 for more information. The heated seats can also be programmed to come on during a remote start. See Vehicle Personalization on page 5‑53 for more information. If available, the controls can be accessed while the vehicle is on by pressing the CLIMATE button on the center stack.
  17. 17. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (11,1) In Brief 1-11 Safety Belts Passenger Sensing No other airbag is affected by the passenger sensing system. See System Passenger Sensing System on page 3‑26 for more information. The passenger airbag status indicator lights on the overhead console when the vehicle is started. See Passenger Airbag Status Indicator on page 5‑18. United States Mirror Adjustment Exterior Mirrors can be folded inward toward Refer to the following sections for the vehicle to prevent damage when important information on how to use going through an automatic car safety belts properly: Canada wash. Push the mirror outward to return it to the original position. . Safety Belts on page 3‑11. The passenger sensing system will turn off the front outboard See Folding Mirrors on page 2‑16. . How to Wear Safety Belts Properly on page 3‑12. passenger frontal airbag and knee airbag under certain conditions. . Lap-Shoulder Belt on page 3‑13. . Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH System) on page 3‑41.
  18. 18. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (12,1) 1-12 In Brief When the rear window defogger is Steering Wheel activated, the heated mirriors, if equipped, will also come on. See Adjustment Heated Mirrors on page 2‑16. Interior The vehicle has an automatic dimming inside rearview mirror. Automatic dimming reduces the glare from the headlamps of the vehicle behind you. The dimming feature and the indicator light come on each time the vehicle is started. Controls for the outside power Hold the mirror in the center to mirrors are on the driver door. adjust it. See Automatic Dimming To adjust a mirror: Rearview Mirror on page 2‑17. 1. Move the selector switch to To adjust the steering wheel: L (left) or R (right) to choose the 1. Pull the lever (A) down. driver or passenger mirror. 2. Move the steering wheel up 2. Press the arrows on the control or down. pad to move each mirror in the desired direction. 3. Pull or push the steering wheel closer or away from you. 3. Return the selector switch to the center position. 4. Pull the lever (A) up to lock the steering wheel in place. See Power Mirrors on page 2‑16. Do not adjust the steering wheel while driving.
  19. 19. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (13,1) In Brief 1-13 Interior Lighting Reading Lamps Dome Lamps There are front and rear reading lamps. The rear reading lamps are in the headliner. For more information on interior lighting, see Instrument Panel The dome lamp controls are in the Illumination Control on page 6‑4. overhead console. To operate, press the following buttons: The front reading lamps are in the : Press to turn on the dome overhead console. lamps. #$: Press to turn each lamp on H: Press to turn the lamps on or off. automatically when a door is opened. (: Press to turn the lamps off, even when a door is open.
  20. 20. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (14,1) 1-14 In Brief Exterior Lighting For more information, see: . Exterior Lamp Controls on page 6‑1. . Turn and Lane-Change Signals on page 6‑3. . Headlamp High/Low-Beam Changer on page 6‑2. G: Move the lever up to G for adjustable interval wipes, then turn The exterior lamp control is on the turn signal/lane change lever. Windshield Wiper/Washer the band up for more frequent wipes or down for less frequent wipes. O : Turn to operate the exterior 9 : Use to turn the windshield lamps. wipers off. O: Turns the exterior lamps off. 3 : For a single wipe, briefly move AUTO: Turns the exterior lamps on the wiper lever down. For several and off automatically depending on wipes, hold the wiper lever down. the exterior light. The windshield wiper lever is on the Windshield Washer ;: Turns on the parking lamps, side of the steering column. With together with the sidemarker lamps, Pull the windshield wiper lever the vehicle on, move the windshield toward you to spray windshield taillamps, license plate lamps, and wiper lever to select the wiper washer fluid and activate the wipers. instrument panel lights. speed. 5 : Turns on the headlamps, See Windshield Wiper/Washer on 2: Move the lever up to 2 for fast page 5‑7. together with the parking lamps, wipes. sidemarker lamps, taillamps, license plate lamps, and instrument panel 1: Move the lever up to 1 for slow lights. wipes.
  21. 21. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (15,1) In Brief 1-15 Climate Controls E. Auto (Automatic Operation) Heating, cooling, and ventilation can be controlled by using the climate F. Rear Window Defogger control buttons and the climate touch screen. G. Manual Fan Control Climate Control Buttons A. Temperature Control C. Defrost B. Driver and Passenger Heated D. Climate Seats
  22. 22. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (16,1) 1-16 In Brief See Automatic Climate Control System on page 8‑1. Auto Heated Seats are selected using the climate control touch screen. See Heated Front Seats on page 3‑7. Climate Touch Screen Controls A. Driver and Passenger Auto F. Climate Modes: Fan Only, ECO, Heated Seats Comfort B. Air Delivery Mode Controls G. Climate Power Gauge C. Auto Recirculation H. Manual Fan Control D. Manual Recirculation I. Temperature Setting Display E. Outside Air Temperature J. Air Conditioning Indicator Display K. Heat Status Indicator
  23. 23. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (17,1) In Brief 1-17 Vehicle Features Storing a Favorite Station knob or press the Time screen button to display other options Stations from all bands can be within that feature. Radio(s) stored in the favorite lists in any order. Up to six stations can be 2. Press + or − to increase or VOL/ O : Press to turn the system stored in each favorite page and the decrease the Hours and Minutes on and off. Turn to increase or number of available favorite pages displayed on the clock. decrease the volume. can be set. 12/24 HR Format: Press the 12 HR SOURCE: Press to choose To store the station to a position in screen button for standard time; between FM, AM, or XM™, the list, press the corresponding press the 24 HR screen button for if equipped. numeric button 1 to 6 until a beep is military time. TUNE/MENU: Turn to select radio heard. Day + or Day −: Press the Day + stations. Press to select a menu. See “Storing a Station as a or Day − display buttons to increase Favorite” in AM-FM Radio on or decrease the day. r SEEK: Press to seek the previous station or track. page 7‑7 for more information. Display: Press Display to turn the Setting the Clock display of the time on the screen on SEEK [ : Press to seek the next or off. station or track. Adjusting the Time See Clock on page 5‑42 for more INFO: Press to show available The clock is in the center stack information. information about the current station display. or track. To set the time: See Overview on page 7‑2 for more information about these and other 1. Press the CONFIG button to radio features. enter the menu options. Turn the TUNE/MENU knob to scroll through the available setup features. Press the TUNE/MENU
  24. 24. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (18,1) 1-18 In Brief Satellite Radio Portable Audio Devices See Bluetooth (Overview) on page 7‑20 or Bluetooth Vehicles with an XM™ satellite radio This vehicle has a 3.5 mm (1/8 in) (Infotainment Controls) on tuner and a valid XM satellite radio auxiliary input and a USB port page 7‑21 or Bluetooth (Voice subscription can receive XM located in the center stack. External Recognition) on page 7‑25. programming. devices such as iPods®, laptop computers, MP3 players, CD Steering Wheel Controls XM Satellite Radio Service changers, and USB storage devices XM is a satellite radio service based may be connected, depending on in the 48 contiguous United States the audio system. and 10 Canadian provinces. XM For more information, see Auxiliary satellite radio has a wide variety of Devices on page 7‑15. programming and commercial-free music, coast to coast, and in digital-quality sound. A fee is Bluetooth® required to receive the XM service. The Bluetooth system allows users with a Bluetooth-enabled cell phone For more information refer to: to make and receive hands-free . www.xmradio.com or call calls using the vehicle audio system 1-800-929-2100 (U.S.). and controls. . www.xmradio.ca or call The Bluetooth-enabled cell phone 1-877-438-9677 (Canada). must be paired with the in-vehicle For vehicles with audio steering Bluetooth system before it can be wheel controls, some audio controls For more information, see Satellite can be adjusted at the steering Radio on page 7‑9. used in the vehicle. Not all phones will support all functions. wheel. b / g : Press to interact with an Onstar, Bluetooth, or navigation system (if equipped).
  25. 25. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (19,1) In Brief 1-19 $ / i : Press to silence the Cruise Control SET/− : Move the thumbwheel vehicle speakers only. Press again down to set a speed and activate to turn the sound on. For vehicles cruise control or to make the vehicle with OnStar or Bluetooth systems, decelerate. press to reject an incoming call, See Cruise Control on page 9‑36. or to end a current call. _ SRC ^ : Turn _ or ^ to select a Navigation System radio band or audio source. If the vehicle has a navigation Turn _ or ^ to select the next or system, there is a separate previous favorite radio station, CD navigation system manual that track, DVD track/chapter (with includes information on the radio, navigation), or MP3 track. audio players, and navigation system. Press SRC to change between radio and CD or DVD. The cruise control buttons are on The navigation system provides the steering wheel. detailed maps of most major Press and hold SRC to interact with freeways and roads. After a the navigation system. 1 : Press to turn the cruise control destination has been set, the system on and off. An indicator light system provides turn-by-turn + x −: Press + to increase or − to will turn on or off in the instrument instructions for reaching the decrease the volume. cluster. destination. In addition, the system For more information, see Steering *: Press to disengage cruise can help locate a variety of points Wheel Controls on page 5‑6. control without erasing the set of interest (POIs), such as banks, speed from memory. airports, restaurants, and more. RES/+ : Move the thumbwheel up See the navigation system manual to resume to a previously set speed for more information. or to accelerate.
  26. 26. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (20,1) 1-20 In Brief Power Outlets Battery and Efficiency If the vehicle is in a crash, the sensing system may shut down the The accessory power outlets can be high voltage system. When this used to plug in electrical equipment, High Voltage Safety occurs, the high voltage battery is such as a cell phone or MP3 player. Information disconnected and the vehicle will There are three accessory power not start. The SERVICE VEHICLE outlets: { WARNING SOON message in the Driver Information Center (DIC) will be . Inside the front of the center Exposure to high voltage can displayed. Before the vehicle can be floor console. operated again, it must be serviced cause shock, burns, and even . On the rear of the center floor death. The high voltage at your dealer. console. components in the vehicle can See Battery on page 10‑23 for . Inside the instrument panel only be serviced by technicians important safety information. If an storage area. with special training. airbag has inflated, see What Will The power outlets supply power High voltage components are You See after an Airbag Inflates? on while the vehicle is on, or if the page 3‑24. identified by labels. Do not vehicle is in Retained Accessory remove, open, take apart, Only a trained service technician Power (RAP). See Retained or modify these components. with the proper knowledge and tools Accessory Power (RAP) on High voltage cable or wiring has should inspect, test, or replace the page 9‑19. orange covering. Do not probe, high voltage battery. See your Remove the cover to access and tamper with, cut, or modify high dealer if the high voltage battery replace when not in use. voltage cable or wiring. needs service. See Power Outlets on page 5‑9. See Battery on page 10‑23. This vehicle has a high voltage battery and a standard 12‐volt battery.
  27. 27. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (21,1) In Brief 1-21 Charging While the charge cord is plugged one second and release to open into the vehicle, the vehicle cannot the charge port door. The charge The high voltage battery can be be driven. port door can also be opened charged using a household using the RKE transmitter. See electrical outlet. There are three Charging Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) ways to program how the vehicle System Operation on page 2‑2. Start Charge is charged. See Charging on page 5‑31 for more information. In cold weather conditions, ice may form around the charge port This section explains the process door. The charge port door may for charging the high voltage battery. not open on the first attempt. Do not allow the vehicle to remain in Remove ice from the area and temperature extremes for long repeat attempting to open the periods without being driven or charge port door. plugged in. It is recommended that the vehicle be plugged in when temperatures are below 0°C (32°F) and above 32°C (90°F) to maximize high voltage battery life. The charging system may run fans and pumps that result in sounds 1. The charge port door release from the vehicle while it is turned button is on the driver door inner off. Additional unexpected clicking trim panel. With the vehicle in sounds may be caused by the P (Park), press the button for electrical devices used while charging.
  28. 28. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (22,1) 1-22 In Brief indicators are both green. See feature, see “Charge Cord Theft Charge Cord on page 9‑50 for Alert” in Vehicle Personalization more information. on page 5‑53. End Charge 1. Unlock the vehicle with the RKE transmitter to disarm the charge cord theft alert. 2. Open the rear hatch, lift the load support floor covering (A), and remove the charge cord (D). It is located near the tire sealant and compressor kit (C). Pull up on 4. Then plug in the vehicle plug of the charge cord handle (D) to the charge cord into the charge release it from the handle port on the vehicle. Verify that 2. Unplug the vehicle plug of the clip (E). Lift the charge cord up the charging status indicator charge cord from the vehicle by and rearward to remove it from illuminates on top of the squeezing the vehicle plug lever the vehicle. The vehicle plug (B) instrument panel and a horn and pull to remove. is stored as shown. chirp occurs. See Charging 3. Close the charge port door by 3. Plug the charge cord into the Status Feedback on page 9‑47 pressing firmly in the center to electrical outlet. See Electrical for more information. latch properly. Requirements for Battery 5. To arm the charge cord theft 4. Unplug the charge cord from the Charging on page 9‑52. Verify alert, lock the vehicle with the electrical outlet. that the charge cord status RKE transmitter. To disable this
  29. 29. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (23,1) In Brief 1-23 5. Before storing the charge cord, Fueling have the charge cord face up and wrap the charge cable The fuel system on this vehicle neatly counterclockwise around requires a refueling process to the body of the charge cord. control evaporative emissions. To refuel the vehicle: 6. Place the charge cord, face down, into the storage compartment with the front edge (F) of the charge cord body under the clips (G) located in the front of the storage compartment. The vehicle plug (B) should be on the right 1. Press the fuel door button on side of the charge cord. the driver door for one second. A WAIT TO REFUEL message 7. Push the charge cord handle displays on the Driver down until it locks into the Information Center. handle clip at the rear of the storage compartment.
  30. 30. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (24,1) 1-24 In Brief 4. After refueling, reinstall the fuel Regenerative Braking cap by turning it clockwise until it clicks. Close the fuel door. Regenerative braking takes some of the energy from the moving vehicle See Filling the Tank on page 9‑56. and turns it back into electrical energy. This energy is then stored Total Vehicle Range back into the high voltage battery system, contributing to increased energy efficiency. 2. When the READY TO REFUEL See Regenerative Braking on message displays, the fuel door page 9‑32. on the passenger side will unlock. Push the rearward edge of the fuel door in and release to open the door. 3. Turn the fuel cap counterclockwise to remove. Total vehicle range is the remaining While refueling, hang the fuel distance the vehicle can be driven cap tether from the hook on the combining the electric range and inside of the fuel door. Complete fuel range. refueling within 30 minutes of pushing the fuel door button on See Driving for Better Energy the driver door. If refueling more Efficiency on page 9‑2. than 30 minutes, push the fuel door button again.
  31. 31. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (25,1) In Brief 1-25 Service Performance and Electronic Stability Maintenance Control (ESC) { WARNING The Electronic Stability Control Never try to do your own service Traction Control system called StabiliTrak assists with directional control of the vehicle on high voltage components. You System (TCS) in difficult driving conditions. The can be injured and the vehicle The TCS limits wheel spin. The system turns on automatically every can be damaged if you try to do system turns on automatically every time the vehicle is on. your own service work. Service time the vehicle is on. and repair of these high voltage . To turn off both traction control components should only be . To turn off traction control, press and StabiliTrak, press and hold performed by a trained service and release the TCS/ESC the TCS/ESC button located on technician with the proper button, located on the overhead the overhead console, until i knowledge and tools. See Doing console. i illuminates and the and g illuminate in the Your Own Service Work on appropriate DIC message is instrument cluster and the page 10‑6. displayed. See Ride Control appropriate DIC message is System Messages on page 5‑50. displayed. See Ride Control . Press and release the TCS/ESC System Messages on page 5‑50. button again to turn on traction . Press and release the TCS/ESC control. button to turn on both systems. For more information, see Traction For more information, see Electronic Control System (TCS) on Stability Control (ESC) on page 9‑33. page 9‑34.
  32. 32. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (26,1) 1-26 In Brief Tire Pressure Monitor indicator that the tire pressures are Engine Oil Life System getting low and the tires need to be This vehicle may have a Tire inflated to the proper pressure. The engine oil life system calculates Pressure Monitor System (TPMS). engine oil life based on vehicle use The TPMS does not replace normal and displays the CHANGE ENGINE monthly tire maintenance. It is the OIL SOON message when it is time driver’s responsibility to maintain to change the engine oil and filter. correct tire pressures. The oil life system should be reset See Tire Pressure Monitor System to 100% only following an oil on page 10‑47. change. Resetting the Oil Life System The TPMS warning light alerts you Tire Sealant and 1. Use the SELECT knob to select to a significant loss in pressure of Compressor Kit OIL LIFE on the DIC menu. one of the vehicles tires. If the warning light comes on, stop as This vehicle may have a tire sealant 2. Press SELECT to start the OIL soon as possible and inflate the and compressor kit that can be used LIFE reset procedure. tires to the recommended pressure to seal small punctures in the tread area of the tire. Significant sidewall 3. The DIC menu will display “Are shown on the Tire and Loading damage will require the tire to be you sure that you want to reset?” Information label. See Vehicle Load replaced. Use SELECT to choose YES to Limits on page 9‑11. The warning reset oil life or NO to exit and light will remain on until the tire See Tire Sealant and Compressor return to the previous menu. pressure is corrected. Kit on page 10‑60 for complete During cooler conditions, the low tire operating information. pressure warning light may appear when the vehicle is first started and then turn off. This may be an early
  33. 33. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (27,1) In Brief 1-27 4. If YES is selected, the DIC menu Aggressive braking is indicated Drive Mode and PRNDL Selection will display RESET OIL LIFE for when the ball turns yellow and Use Normal Mode when possible. a short time and then 100% OIL travels below the center of the LIFE will be displayed when OIL gauge. Sport Mode provides more LIFE is successfully reset. responsive acceleration than Acceleration/Braking/Coasting Normal Mode but can reduce See Engine Oil Life System on efficiency. page 10‑12. Avoid unnecessary rapid accelerations and decelerations. Use Mountain Mode prior to Driving for Better Energy Electric range is maximized at climbing long, steep grades in 80 km/h (50 mph) and below. Higher mountainous areas. Be sure to Efficiency speeds use more energy and can engage Mountain Mode before Use the following tips to help significantly reduce electric range. starting to climb. Mountain Mode maximize energy efficiency and reduces electric range and power Use cruise control when but may be needed to maintain range. appropriate. speeds above 96 km/h (60 mph) Driving Style Plan ahead for decelerations and when climbing grades of 5% or Efficiency Gauge (Instrument coast whenever possible. For greater. Cluster) example, do not rush to traffic Use L (Low) in heavy stop‐and‐go signals. traffic or when traveling downhill. The ball indicator should be kept green and in the center of the Do not shift to N (Neutral) to coast. L (Low) requires less brake pedal gauge. The vehicle recovers energy while application and provides a coasting and braking in D (Drive) controlled, efficient way to slow the Inefficient acceleration is indicated or L (Low). vehicle down. when the ball turns yellow and travels above the center of the gauge.
  34. 34. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (28,1) 1-28 In Brief Climate Setting Use remote start to heat or cool the Maintenance interior when the vehicle is plugged Always keep the tires properly Using the heat and air conditioning in to maximize the electric range by inflated and the vehicle properly systems decreases the energy utilizing electricity from the electrical aligned. available for electric driving. outlet. Optimal energy efficiency is The weight of excess cargo in the In hot weather, avoid parking in vehicle affects efficiency and range. achieved with the heat, air direct sunlight or use sunshades Avoid carrying more than is needed. conditioning, and fan turned off. inside the vehicle. Less energy is used at low fan If fuel is not regularly used, consider Turn off the front and rear window keeping the fuel tank only one‐third speeds. When using the fan: defog/defrost when they are no full. Excess fuel weight impacts . Fan Only is the most energy longer needed. efficiency and range. efficient climate setting as long Avoid driving with the windows open Use premium fuel. as 0 is not selected. at highway speeds. . ECO is for moderate air Avoid unnecessary use of electrical Vehicle Charging/Maintenance accessories. Power used for conditioning and heater operation and is the next most Charging functions other than propelling the energy efficient setting as long vehicle will reduce EV range. Keep the vehicle plugged in, even as 0 is not selected when fully charged, to keep the Using a rooftop carrier will reduce battery temperature ready for the efficiency due to additional weight . Comfort provides the most and drag. comfort but is the least energy next drive. This is important when efficient. outside temperatures are extremely hot or cold. Use the auto heated seat feature instead of climate settings. Heating the seat uses less energy than heating the vehicle interior.
  35. 35. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (29,1) In Brief 1-29 Roadside Assistance Roadside Assistance and OnStar OnStar® Program If you have an active OnStar If equipped, this vehicle has a U.S.: 1-888-811-1926 subscription, press the Q button comprehensive, in-vehicle system and the current GPS location will that can connect to a live Advisor TTY Users: 1-888-889-2438 be sent to an OnStar advisor who for Emergency, Security, Navigation, Canada: 1-800-268-6800 will assess your problem, contact Connection, and Diagnostic Roadside Assistance, and relay Services. See OnStar Overview on As the owner of a new Chevrolet, your exact location to get the help page 14‑1 for more information. you are automatically enrolled in you need. the Roadside Assistance program. This program provides security and Online Owner Center convenience in the event of an The Online Owner Center is a on-road failure or emergency complimentary service that includes situation. Service is provided online service reminders, vehicle 24 hours a day, 365 days a year for maintenance tips, online owner the 5 year/160 000 km (100,000 mi) manual, special privileges, coverage period. and more. See Roadside Assistance Program Sign up today at: on page 13‑6 for more information. www.chevyownercenter.com (U.S.) or www.gm.ca (Canada).
  36. 36. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (30,1) 1-30 In Brief 2 NOTES
  37. 37. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (1,1) Keys, Doors, and Windows 2-1 Keys, Doors, and Vehicle Security Vehicle Security . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-14 Keys and Locks Windows Anti-theft Alarm System . . . . . . Immobilizer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-14 2-15 Keys Immobilizer Operation . . . . . . . 2-15 Keys and Locks Exterior Mirrors { WARNING Keys . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-1 Convex Mirrors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-16 Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) Leaving children in a vehicle with Power Mirrors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-16 the Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-2 Folding Mirrors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-16 Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) transmitter is dangerous for many Heated Mirrors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-16 reasons; children or others could System Operation . . . . . . . . . . . 2-2 Remote Start . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-7 Interior Mirrors be badly injured or even killed. Door Locks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-10 Automatic Dimming Rearview They could operate the power Power Door Locks . . . . . . . . . . . 2-11 Mirror . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-17 windows or other controls or even Delayed Locking . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-11 make the vehicle move. The Automatic Door Locks . . . . . . . 2-12 Windows windows will function with the Lockout Protection . . . . . . . . . . . 2-12 Windows . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-17 RKE transmitter in the vehicle Safety Locks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-12 Power Windows . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-18 and they could be seriously Sun Visors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-20 injured or killed if caught in the Doors Hatch . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-13 path of a closing window. Do not leave the RKE transmitter in a vehicle with children. The key that is part of the RKE transmitter can be used for all locks.
  38. 38. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (2,1) 2-2 Keys, Doors, and Windows If locked out of the vehicle, call the . Check the transmitters battery. Roadside Assistance Center. See See “Battery Replacement” later Roadside Assistance Program on in this section. page 13‑6. With an active OnStar . If the transmitter is still not subscription, an OnStar Advisor working correctly, see your may remotely unlock the vehicle. dealer or a qualified technician See OnStar Overview on page 14‑1. for service. Remote Keyless Entry Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System (RKE) System Operation See Radio Frequency Statement on The RKE transmitter functions will page 13‑16 for information work up to 60 m (195 ft) away from Press the key release button on the regarding Part 15 of the Federal RKE transmitter to extend the key. the vehicle. Communications Commission (FCC) Press the key release button and rules and Industry Canada Keep in mind that other conditions, fold the key blade to retract the key. Standards RSS-GEN/210/220/310. such as those previously stated, can The key has a bar-coded key tag impact the performance of the If there is a decrease in the RKE transmitter. that the dealer or qualified locksmith operating range: can use to make new keys. Store this information in a safe place, not . Check the distance. The in the vehicle. transmitter may be too far from the vehicle. See your dealer if a replacement key or an additional key is needed. . Check the location. Other vehicles or objects may be Notice: If the keys get locked in blocking the signal. the vehicle, it may have to be damaged to get them out. Always carry a spare key.
  39. 39. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (3,1) Keys, Doors, and Windows 2-3 Windows on page 2‑18. This feature sounds and the turn signals flash for can be disabled by a service 30 seconds. Press again to cancel technician. the panic alarm. Q (Lock): Press to lock all doors. B (Remote Start): Press Q and The hazard warning lamps will flash then press and hold B within once and the anti-theft alarm system five seconds to start the vehicles will be armed. See Anti-theft Alarm heating or air conditioning systems System on page 2‑14. and rear window defogger from If the driver door is open when Q is outside the vehicle using the RKE pressed, all doors lock and then transmitter. See Remote Start on the driver door will unlock if the page 2‑7 for more information. Unlocked Door Anti Lock Out The auto heated seats, if equipped, K (Unlock): Press once to unlock feature is enabled through the can be programmed to come on the driver door. Press a second time vehicle personalization. See when the vehicle is remotely within five seconds to unlock all “Unlocked Door Anti Lock Out” started. See Vehicle Personalization doors. under Vehicle Personalization on on page 5‑53 for more information. page 5‑53 for more information. Also see “Auto Heated Seats” under The hazard warning lamps will This may vary based on vehicle Heated Front Seats on page 3‑7. flash twice each time the button is personalization. pressed and the anti-theft alarm A (Charge Port Door): Press to system will be disarmed. See 7 (Panic Alarm): Press and open the charge port door. See Anti-theft Alarm System on release one time to locate the Plug-In Charging on page 9‑44 for page 2‑14. vehicle. The exterior lamps flash more information. and the horn chirps three times. On some models, pressing and Press and hold for three seconds to holding K will open all of the sound the panic alarm. The horn vehicles windows. See Power
  40. 40. Chevrolet Volt Owner Manual - 2012 Black plate (4,1) 2-4 Keys, Doors, and Windows Keyless Access Operation . Two lock/unlock button presses Keyless Hatch Opening were used to unlock all doors. With the keyless access system, Press the button on the underside of . Any vehicle door has opened you can lock and unlock the doors the hatch and lift up to open if the and access the hatch without and all doors are now closed. RKE transmitter is within range and removing the RKE transmitter from The vehicle can be customized to the doors are locked. If the doors your pocket, purse, briefcase, etc. always unlock all doors on the first are unlocked, the transmitter is not The RKE transmitter should be lock/unlock button press. required to open the hatch. within 1 m (3 ft) of the door or hatch being opened. Keyless Unlocking/Locking from Programming Transmitters to Passenger Doors the Vehicle Keyless Unlocking/Locking from When the doors are locked and the Only RKE transmitters programmed the Driver Door RKE transmitter is within 1 m (3 ft) of to this vehicle will work. If a When the doors are locked and the the door handle, pressing the lock/ transmitter is lost or stolen, a RKE transmitter is within 1 m (3 ft) of unlock button on that door handle replacement can be purchased and the driver door handle, pressing the will unlock all doors. Pressing the programmed through your dealer. lock/unlock button on the driver door lock/unlock button will cause all When the replacement transmitter handle will unlock the driver door. doors to lock if any of the following is programmed to this vehicle, all If the lock/unlock button is pressed occur: remaining transmitters must also be again within five seconds, all reprogrammed. Any lost or stolen . After the lock/unlock button was passenger doors will unlock. transmitters will no longer work used to unlock all doors. Pressing the lock/unlock button will once the new transmitter is cause all doors to lock if any of the . After any vehicle door has programmed. Each vehicle can following occur: opened and all doors are now have up to five transmitters matched closed. to it. . It has been more than five seconds since the first lock/ unlock button press.

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