2010 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2010 Toyota Highlander Hybrid
Verified by mechanics, reported by drivers like you
Ask a mechanic in our community
Never overpay. Check prices with our estimator
2010 Toyota Highlander Hybrid ProblemsCheck Engine Light Due to Hose Off of Air Filter Housing
When changing the air filter, it is easy to knock off a hose on the air filter housing, which is part of the emission control system. If the vehicle is driven with this hose disconnected, the Check Engine Light will illuminate.
2010 Toyota Highlander Hybrid QuestionsAny ideas on programming my home-link buttons? The lights are blinking, the power is on, I have pushed the learn button! (1 answer)
I have recently purchased a used 2010 Toyota Highlander Limited Hybrid & cannot get any of the controls to program to my rolling code Liftmaster garage door opener. It has not been a problem on 2013 Lexus RX350 or the 2006 RX400h I had previously; I have
to preform with the auto controls that will reprogram the system and get the hatch operating again?
2010 Toyota Highlander Hybrid RecallsDriver's Door Power Window Switch Overheats And Melts
The driver's side power window master switch may lack enough proper lubricant to protect the sliding electrical contacts of the switch. This can cause a short circuit of the switch, leading to overheating and melting of the switch. Dealers will inspect the switches and apply lubricant to them if no abnormality is found. If a problem is found, the switch circuit board will be replaced. These inspections and repairs will be performed free of charge to resolve the concern.
Two of the main control modules for the hybrid drive system are the Inverter Module and the Intelligent Power Module (IPM), which is located inside the Invertor Module. The IPM can operate at temperatures high enough to damage its electrical solder connections. Damaged solder joints can result in illumination of warning lights, various drivability concerns, and possible stalling of the hybrid drive system. Dealers will replace the IPM on affected vehicles to correct this concern.
Vehicles have a tire size/weight rating label to inform owners of the carrying capacity of their vehicle. These models are being recalled because the incorrect vehicle weight rating is shown on the information label. This could result in vehicle and tire overloading, increasing the risk of tire failure. Owners will be provided an updated vehicle weight label to correct this concern.