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2008 Toyota Prius Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 2008 Toyota Prius

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 2008 Toyota Prius is between $391 and $478 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

Repair Cost Index Score
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2008 Toyota Prius
scores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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$435
Annual Repair Cost
on average
The fuel gauge may read incorrectly. Our technicians tell us there is a recalibration procedure which should be performed to correct this issue.
The fuel gauge may read incorrectly. A service bulletin has been released by Toyota regarding this concern. The fuel filler pipe or the instrument cluster may need to be replaced to correct this co...
The power inverter coolant pump may fail resulting in illumination of the Check Engine Light associated with fault code P0A93 stored. Our technicians tell us the power inverter coolant pump should ...
Toyota is recalling certain model year 2004-2009 Prius vehicles manufactured August 5, 2003, thro...
Toyota is recalling certain model year 2004-2009 Prius vehicles manufactured August 6, 2003, thro...
SOUTHEAST TOYOTA IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2005-2011 PASSENGER VEHICLES FOR FAILING TO COMP...
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Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
June 13, 2013
2008 Toyota Prius
The air conditioner compressor is defective in these cars and they should be recalled. They are expensive items(2,000repair.) For that kind of money they should not fail. Toyota needs to address ...
May 13, 2013
2008 Toyota Prius
My 2008 Pruis started blowing only hot air when the AC was on. I took it to a Toyota Dealer. Who had me bring it back Four times, saying they was puting dye in with new coolant looking for a leak. ...
October 04, 2009
2008 Toyota Prius
I LOVE my Prius...my only two complaints are: 1) lack of space inside - going from an SUV to the Prius takes some getting used to, there isn't much storage (trunk) space, and 2) the "ugly" exteri...