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Has anyone ever seen the car software update? I feel like it will probably never update for as long as I own it. If it does ever get one, I bet they'll try their hardest to lock it to dealership only so we have to go there.

It's July 19th 2020 and my car is a 2019 Bolt LT purchased in September 2020, v34.7.1

I WISH that Chevy + Google would add wireless Android Auto but I feel like it will be 2025 before that happens on only new models (a selling point for Chevy 😵😒)
 

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Has anyone ever seen the car software update? I feel like it will probably never update for as long as I own it. If it does ever get one, I bet they'll try their hardest to lock it to dealership only so we have to go there.

It's July 19th 2020 and my car is a 2019 Bolt LT purchased in September 2020, v34.7.1

I WISH that Chevy + Google would add wireless Android Auto but I feel like it will be 2025 before that happens on only new models (a selling point for Chevy 😵😒)
I know that some have updated their radio. The rest of the blocks are updated only by dealer equipment. You need MDI2 adapter and registration on the website ACDelco
 

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Yeah, my 2017 offered the update while I was out driving and I foolishly accepted it. Then I spent the next few minutes hoping that the update wouldn't screw anything up before I got home. It didn't, but if another one is ever offered I'm going to do it in the safety of my garage.
 

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i'm wondering has anyone tried putting the head unit from a 2019 or 2020 model in the 2017 to get the latest software/features? such as independent heat/AC and battery charging ? or does anyone know where this logic lives? i'd love to swap the brain of a newer car into my 2017 to make it smarter
 

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Hey guys - just purchased a pre-owned, 2017 Bolt. If I read this thread correctly, there are different software versions for different model years?!? Is that correct? Seems like they'd all get the same version, no? I plan to take mine to a Chevy dealer and have them check for an update - when run manually, it states that I have the latest (13.4.0) which seems a lot older than the ones listed here.
 

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Hey guys - just purchased a pre-owned, 2017 Bolt. If I read this thread correctly, there are different software versions for different model years?!? Is that correct? Seems like they'd all get the same version, no? I plan to take mine to a Chevy dealer and have them check for an update - when run manually, it states that I have the latest (13.4.0) which seems a lot older than the ones listed here.
As far as I remember for each year different versions. You can update with your dealer but you don't need it, If you don't have problems with your radio.
 

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As far as I remember for each year different versions. You can update with your dealer but you don't need it, If you don't have problems with your radio.
The radio's are pretty unstable in general (especially android auto).. my radio needs a reboot every few weeks when I drive my car daily.

Really wish we would get an update. My car (2019) is over a year old now and has had zero updates. Pretty disappointed in Chevy to be honest... I thought the Bolt was going to be them trying to improve their tech vs just pushing the same old Onstar crap. Tesla gets updates and improvements weekly... I don't think an update with minor bug fixes and improvements every 6 months from Chevy is asking too much.
 

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The radio's are pretty unstable in general (especially android auto).. my radio needs a reboot every few weeks when I drive my car daily.

Really wish we would get an update. My car (2019) is over a year old now and has had zero updates. Pretty disappointed in Chevy to be honest... I thought the Bolt was going to be them trying to improve their tech vs just pushing the same old Onstar crap. Tesla gets updates and improvements weekly... I don't think an update with minor bug fixes and improvements every 6 months from Chevy is asking too much.
I completely agree with you. I had a Chevrolet Bolt 2017 and had no problems with the radio. Now my 2018 Chevrolet Bolt on the latest software and when I put the car into reverse too fast, the rear camera on the infotainment center is off center. It appears about 3 inches off to the right and up. And there are no fixes on this topic. I even bought MDI adapter and checked for updates on the SPS website (ACDelco). There are practically no updates. And My friend's Tesla receives the updates with various changes and improvements every week.
 
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