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GM issues 2nd Bolt recall; faulty batteries can cause fires

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General Motors is recalling some older Chevrolet Bolts for a second time to fix persistent battery problems that can set the electric cars ablaze.
Until repairs are done, GM says owners should park the cars outdoors, limit charging to 90% of battery capacity, and not deplete batteries below 70 miles of range.
The company says the Bolts should not be charged overnight, and should be parked outside immediately after they are charged.
The second recall comes after two Bolts that had been fixed under a previous recall caught fire, one in Vermont and the other in New Jersey. It covers about...
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General Motors Recalls Chevrolet Bolts Over Battery Fire Hazard

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The automaker has told owners of the 51,000 vehicles, from the 2017 to 2019 model years, to take precautions until defects are remedied.
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Chevy Bolts Are Recalled For A 2nd Time Over Batteries That Can Set The Cars On Fire

Chevy Bolts Are Recalled For A 2nd Time Over Batteries That Can Set The Cars On Fire

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Two Bolts that had been fixed under a previous recall caught fire. Until repairs are done, General Motors says owners should park the electric cars outdoors and not charge them overnight.
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