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this is the second time in a row this car lost power and shut down. hoping someone can point me in the right direction on what to replace first then second etc. Thanks in advance for whoever can reply. kc>>
RED HAZ LIGHT COMES ON AND VECH LOOSES POWER. HAVE TO PULL OFF ROAD AND SHUT DOWN THEN RESTART AND LIMP VERY SLOWLY BACK HOME. THIS HAPPENED TWO TRIPS IN A ROW. CODE CHECKER SAID P3160 BUT MY SCANNER CODEBOOK DID NOT...
After starting the car and entering traffic, I noticed that the dash was black and the fuel consumption screen was not giving any indication of fuel use. after 5 minutes the screen did show energy recovery by regener...
This has happened 3 times now, and the codes said that it was a power inverter problem. I had the power inverter replaced, but it happened again. Why is using the A/C causing this problem?
Just about 4 months ago I got a stupid idea that I wanted to learn about the Toyota Prius. I couldn't find any classes locally at any of the colleges. I bought two 2001 priuses to serve as my text books so too speak,...
I used a megger meter to test my MG2 in a first generation prius. I have measured from the 3 winds to chassis an get near 200 Meg ohms. I measure resistance between the winds an I get like 2-3 ohms. I know there are...
I just bought two 2001 Prius with the intent of learning how they work. The first one I was able to rebuild the HV Battery myself at a cost of $40. I got lucky on that one, only one bad module. I bought one off eBay...
Hi there . Do you have any updates ? I have the same problem with my 2001 prius . After it sit for 2 months . I lost the engine battery ( not the hybrid one) the car stars for one minute then shut itself off . I repla...
ICE Runs a few seconds, stops an Main battery light flashes. I did get it to run for a few minutes a few times an the power flow screen showed power flowing from ICE to the HV Battey but as it ran the HV Bat was goin...
I have changed the HV Battery back an forth several times with another Prius I have that's working. Both batteries work fine in the working Prius an I have the same problem with either battery in the problem car. ...
My 2001 Prius has set for over a year could have been even 2 years without running because of a bad HV Battery. I have rebuilt the HV battery. The HV battery is now working good. After charging the HV Battery in a se...
I have two 01 peiuses. I been taking parts from #1 to try trouble shooting the other. # 1 runs good with HV Battery, I take the Battery out of it and put it in #2 it goes about 2-3 blocks and it pulls the HV Battery ...
First off, I bought this from a junk yard in Ia. I'm guessing it had set for around a year or more. The HV battery was so dead that the best module measured .2 V I rebuilt the HV battery using 38 modules out of 07 2n...
I than slowly get up the hill and the noise disappears when I increase speed. The funny thing is driving up our steep driveway is not a problem,,thats when i am using the 4 wheel drive