Should You Worry About Battery Replacement Costs for Electric Cars?

Last week, our ever-so-curious friends at GreenCarReports reached out to General Motors to find out just how expensive it would be to replace the lithium-ion battery pack found inside the Chevrolet Bolt EV.

The answer, a total price of $15,734.29, is a fair hunk of cash for anyone, and may lead some to argue that electric car battery packs are just too expensive for electric cars to be consideredas mainstream vehicles.

But, as overwhelming data suggests, battery replacements are still very rare and even when they happen, they’re usually under warranty.

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