2020 Chevrolet Bolt EV Owner's Manual

2020 Chevrolet Bolt EV owners manual
Year:
2020
Make:
Chevrolet
Model:
Bolt EV
Rating:
(8)

Online manual

Size:
5.35 MB

Table of Contents

Canadian Vehicle Owners
3
Using this Manual
3
Danger, Warning, and Caution
3
Symbols
4
Keys
8
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System
9
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System Operation
9
Remote Start
16
Door Locks
18
Power Door Locks
20
Delayed Locking
20
Automatic Door Locks
20
Lockout Protection
21
Vehicle Alarm System
23
Immobilizer
23
Convex Mirrors
25
Power Mirrors
25
Folding Mirrors
25
Interior Rearview Mirrors
26
Manual Rearview Mirror
26
Automatic Dimming Rearview Mirror
26
Power Windows
29
Seat Adjustment
35
Reclining Seatbacks
35
Rear Seat Armrest
39
How to Wear Seat Belts Properly
41
Lap-Shoulder Belt
43
Seat Belt Use During Pregnancy
45
Seat Belt Extender
46
Safety System Check
46
Seat Belt Care
46
Where Are the Airbags?
49
When Should an Airbag Inflate?
51
What Makes an Airbag Inflate?
52
How Does an Airbag Restrain?
52
What Will You See after an Airbag Inflates?
52
Passenger Sensing System
54
Servicing the Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
58
Adding Equipment to the Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
58
Airbag System Check
59
Older Children
60
Infants and Young Children
62
Child Restraint Systems
64
Where to Put the Restraint
66
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH System)
67
Replacing LATCH System Parts After a Crash
76
Securing Child Restraints (With the Seat Belt in the Rear Seat)
77
Instrument Panel Storage
82
Cupholders
82
Cargo Cover
83
Steering Wheel Adjustment
86
Steering Wheel Controls
86
Heated Steering Wheel
87
Horn
87
Pedestrian Safety Signal
87
Windshield Wiper/Washer
88
Rear Window Wiper/Washer
89
Compass
90
Clock
91
Power Outlets
91
Instrument Cluster
95
Speedometer
98
Odometer
98
Trip Odometer
98
Battery Gauge (High Voltage)
99
Driver Efficiency Gauge
99
Power Indicator Gauge
100
Seat Belt Reminders
100
Airbag Readiness Light
101
Passenger Airbag Status Indicator
101
Charging System Light (12-Volt Battery)
102
Service Vehicle Soon Light
103
Brake System Warning Light
103
Electric Parking Brake Light
103
Service Electric Parking Brake Light
104
Antilock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light
104
Sport Mode Light
104
Lane Keep Assist (LKA) Light
104
Vehicle Ahead Indicator
105
Pedestrian Ahead Indicator
105
Traction Off Light
105
StabiliTrak OFF Light
106
Traction Control System (TCS)/StabiliTrak Light
106
Tire Pressure Light
106
Security Light
107
Vehicle Ready Light
107
High-Beam On Light
107
Lamps On Reminder
107
Cruise Control Light
108
Power Flows
108
Programmable Charging
108
Energy Information
116
Charging Options
118
Propulsion Power Messages
121
Vehicle Speed Messages
122
Exterior Lamp Controls
129
Exterior Lamps Off Reminder
131
Headlamp High/Low-Beam Changer
131
Flash-to-Pass
131
Daytime Running Lamps (DRL)
131
Automatic Headlamp System
132
Hazard Warning Flashers
132
Instrument Panel Illumination Control
133
Courtesy Lamps
133
Dome Lamps
134
Entry Lighting
135
Exit Lighting
135
Battery Power Protection
135
Theft-Deterrent Feature
137
Overview
137
Operation
138
AM-FM Radio
141
Satellite Radio
142
USB Port
144
Auxiliary Devices
150
Bluetooth Audio
151
Bluetooth
154
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
155
Teen Driver
159
Automatic Climate Control System
164
Air Intake
169
Passenger Compartment Air Filter
169
Air Conditioning Regular Operation
170
Driving for Better Energy Efficiency
172
Distracted Driving
173
Defensive Driving
174
Drunk Driving
174
Control of a Vehicle
174
Braking
174
Steering
175
Off-Road Recovery
176
Loss of Control
176
Driving on Wet Roads
177
Hill and Mountain Roads
177
Winter Driving
178
If the Vehicle Is Stuck
179
New Vehicle Break-In
183
Power Button
183
Starting and Stopping the Vehicle
185
Retained Accessory Power (RAP)
185
Shifting Into Park
186
Shifting out of Park
186
Antilock Brake System (ABS)
192
Electric Parking Brake
193
Brake Assist
194
Hill Start Assist (HSA)
194
Traction Control/Electronic Stability Control
195
Assistance Systems for Parking or Backing
201
Assistance Systems for Driving
204
Forward Collision Alert (FCA) System
205
Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB)
206
Front Pedestrian Braking (FPB) System
208
Side Blind Zone Alert (SBZA)
210
Lane Change Alert (LCA)
210
When to Charge
214
Plug-In Charging
215
Delayed Charging Override
218
Charging Status Feedback
219
Charge Cord
223
Utility Interruption of Charging
229
California Proposition 65 Warning
234
California Perchlorate Materials Requirements
235
Doing Your Own Service Work
235
Hood
236
Underhood Compartment Overview
238
Cooling System
239
Washer Fluid
240
Brakes
241
Brake Fluid
242
Battery - North America
243
Park Brake and P (Park) Mechanism Check
245
Wiper Blade Replacement
245
Windshield Replacement
247
Halogen Bulbs
248
High Intensity Discharge (HID) Lighting
249
LED Lighting
249
Taillamps, Turn Signal, Stoplamps, and Back-Up Lamps
249
High Voltage Devices and Wiring
250
Electrical System Overload
251
Fuses and Circuit Breakers
251
Underhood Compartment Fuse Block
252
Tires
258
All-Season Tires
258
Winter Tires
259
Self-Sealing Tires
259
Tire Sidewall Labeling
260
Tire Designations
261
Tire Terminology and Definitions
261
Tire Pressure
264
Tire Pressure Monitor System
265
Tire Pressure Monitor Operation
266
Tire Inspection
270
Tire Rotation
270
When It Is Time for New Tires
271
Buying New Tires
272
Different Size Tires and Wheels
274
Uniform Tire Quality Grading
274
Wheel Alignment and Tire Balance
276
Wheel Replacement
276
Tire Chains
277
If a Tire Goes Flat
277
Tire Sealant and Compressor Kit
278
Exterior Care
292
Interior Care
296
General Information
301
Maintenance Schedule
302
Owner Checks and Services
305
Recommended Fluids and Lubricants
308
Maintenance Replacement Parts
309
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
311
Customer Satisfaction Procedure
313
Customer Assistance Offices
315
Customer Assistance for Text Telephone (TTY) Users
316
Online Owner Center
316
GM Mobility Reimbursement Program
317
Roadside Assistance Program
317
Scheduling Service Appointments
319
Courtesy Transportation Program
319
Collision Damage Repair
320
Publication Ordering Information
322
Reporting Safety Defects to the United States Government
323
Reporting Safety Defects to the Canadian Government
324
Cybersecurity
325
Event Data Recorders
325
Emergency
328
Security
329
Navigation
333
Connections
334
Index_A
336
Index_B
337
Index_C
337
Index_D
338
Index_E
339
Index_F
339
Index_G
339
Index_H
340
Index_I
340
Index_J
340
Index_K
340
Index_L
340
Index_M
341
Index_N
342
Index_O
342
Index_P
342
Index_R
343
Index_S
343
Index_T
344
Index_U
345
Index_V
345
Index_W
346

FAQ about the 2020 Chevrolet Bolt EV Manual

What contains the 2020 Bolt EV manual?

The Chevrolet Bolt EV owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Chevrolet to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Chevrolet Bolt EV. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Chevrolet Bolt EV 2020 owner's manual:

  • A brief overview of the vehicle and specifications
  • Fuel Information, with recommended fuel type and fuel tank capacity
  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that Chevrolet Bolt EV owners can do
  • Handling the Unexpected, including tire changes, jump-starting, and common car issues
  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices

Where to download the 2020 Chevrolet Bolt EV Owners Manual?

The Chevrolet Bolt EV owner manual for the 2020 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the Chevrolet Bolt EV year 2020 free?

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 2020 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The Chevrolet Bolt EV (2020) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2020 is available in English.

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