Chevy Bolt Battery Recall: How Could This Have Happened?

A full explanation of the problem causing every single Bolt EV to be under recall for a potential fire-causing defect.

General Motors has planned a full suite of electric vehicles launching over the next five years. So the ongoing recall of Chevrolet Bolt EV batteries—for which replacements can’t even start until GM works out what went wrong—threatens to cast a pall over the fall debut of the 2022 GMC Hummer EV pickup and next spring’s launch of the 2023 Cadillac Lyriq.

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