2006 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Q&A
2006 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Question: Check Hybrid System light on?
my check hybrid system warning light came on then the check VSC System came on briefly and the car then stopped. Check Hybrid System light came back on but I was able to start the car again. It seems ok except for the Check hybrid system light remains on. The manual says stop your vehicle and call a Toyota dealer, however, I had to drive a few more miles to get home since it was late at night and 19 degrees outside. - sharlene2
Get the car to a Toyota specialist. Probably best to tow it to prevent further problems. Here's a directory link for you: http://repairpal.com/directory?address=35988&car_brand_names=Toyota - Superbob
HI! I have had this happen several times to my 2006 Highlander Hybrid. It always occured a few days after the little 12 volt battery had run down (due to dome light left on, door ajar). The first time was on a trip to Denver Colorado. My car did the same things as you described that yours did. I didn't have my scan tool with me to read the codes so after inspecting everthing under the hood I disconnected the 12 volt battery for about 2 minutes and reconnected it. This cleared the code and the problem never reappeared. About a month ago an interior light was left on for a few days and the battery was run down again. I jupmed it to get it started and about 3 days later I got the VSC lights again. I disconnected the battery to clear the error and it never reappeared again. - Hybrid fan
for bout 2 years I have had surprises when I tried to start the car and there was no electric -- the car would not start: jumping the battery fixed it for a while. yesterday I turned the engine o...
all warning lights on, including check hybrid system warning light...seems many people are told that replacing the inverter is the repair for this problem.
we opened the left light backing and touched the wiring and the turn signals went out and now we cant get them to work. We checked fuses and bulbs and they are all good...all the other lights work...
'Check hybrid system', 'Check VSC system', and the brake warning light displays on the instrument display panel. The vehicle wasn't driven for 16 days prior to this fault.