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2003 Toyota Prius Problems

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Most Common 2003 Toyota Prius Problems

The center multi-function display may stop working. This is commonly caused by a poorly soldered internal connection on the display circuit board. These display panels can be successfully repaired ...
The fuel gauge may read incorrectly. Our technicians tell us there is a recalibration procedure which should be performed to correct this issue.
A no start or loss of power issue may develop if debris falls into the mass air flow sensor when changing or inspecting the air filter. Care should be taken when changing of replacing the air filte...
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0 Known 2003 Toyota Prius Brakes Problems

1 Known 2003 Toyota Prius Drive Train Problem

The hybrid transmission may fail prematurely. Our technicians recommend changing the transmission fluid every 30K miles in order to help prolong transmission life. There is a small square pan on th...

4 Known 2003 Toyota Prius Electrical & Lights Problems

The center multi-function display may stop working. This is commonly caused by a poorly soldered internal connection on the display circuit board. These display panels can be successfully repaired ...
The fuel gauge may read incorrectly. Our technicians tell us there is a recalibration procedure which should be performed to correct this issue.
Starting difficulties may develop, mostly noted if the car has been parked for several days. Toyota has changed the 12v battery size specification to help correct this concern. Our technicians tell...

0 Known 2003 Toyota Prius Engine Problems

2 Known 2003 Toyota Prius Exhaust & Emissions Problems

A no start or loss of power issue may develop if debris falls into the mass air flow sensor when changing or inspecting the air filter. Care should be taken when changing of replacing the air filte...
The fuel tank used a unique liner which has caused trouble in some vehicles. If problems occur with the fuel tank liner the fuel tank must be replaced.

0 Known 2003 Toyota Prius Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

0 Known 2003 Toyota Prius Maintenance Problems

0 Known 2003 Toyota Prius Miscellaneous Problems

1 Known 2003 Toyota Prius Suspension & Steering Problem

Premature tire wear is an concern due to the soft rubber compounds specified for original equipment tires. Our technicians tell us that most owners have changed to better wearing tires but fuel mil...

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Known 2003 Toyota Prius Problems & Complaints

The fuel gauge may read incorrectly. Our technicians tell us there is a recalibration procedure which should be performed to correct this issue.
The center multi-function display may stop working. This is commonly caused by a poorly soldered internal connection on the display circuit board. These display panels can be successfully repaired ...
Starting difficulties may develop, mostly noted if the car has been parked for several days. Toyota has changed the 12v battery size specification to help correct this concern. Our technicians tell...
The hybrid transmission may fail prematurely. Our technicians recommend changing the transmission fluid every 30K miles in order to help prolong transmission life. There is a small square pan on th...
The high voltage hybrid battery may develop corrosion of the electrical harness resulting in premature failure. Our technicians tell us the hybrid battery must be replaced to correct this issue.
A no start or loss of power issue may develop if debris falls into the mass air flow sensor when changing or inspecting the air filter. Care should be taken when changing of replacing the air filte...
Premature tire wear is an concern due to the soft rubber compounds specified for original equipment tires. Our technicians tell us that most owners have changed to better wearing tires but fuel mil...
The fuel tank used a unique liner which has caused trouble in some vehicles. If problems occur with the fuel tank liner the fuel tank must be replaced.
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