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Guys I have a quick question. I only recently noticed that when the car is in any drive gear (D,L or R) there is a "propulsion" noise from the car. It's only heard if you don't have the car audio on and more so with windows down. When the car is in P it is completely silent. Is this the "normal" propulsion sound that the Bolt makes when in gear? Its a "humming/whirring" noise, definitely not completely silent. Just want to make sure this is normal...
 

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Guys I have a quick question. I only recently noticed that when the car is in any drive gear (D,L or R) there is a "propulsion" noise from the car. It's only heard if you don't have the car audio on and more so with windows down. When the car is in P it is completely silent. Is this the "normal" propulsion sound that the Bolt makes when in gear? Its a "humming/whirring" noise, definitely not completely silent. Just want to make sure this is normal...
Not sure what the technical name is, but the sound alerts pedestrians that a car is moving near them. I believe the noise stops at 15 mph.
 
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