I just read through this discussion.
Can someone point me to instructions on how to:
1) remove the filter grill,
2) access the HV battery...
Remember that when you turn the vehicle off, the transmission is automatically put into PARK mode.
Nonetheless, I always use the parking brake also;...
The idea of an AWD Prius is tempting. However, I already have a separate set of snow tires that I use on my Prius in the winter. Works well on...
So, maybe you simply forgot to actually TURN IT OFF before exiting the vehicle?
I took them off 20,000 miles ago, and have not noticed any reduction in MPG.
The bit about the wheel covers affecting MPG is a myth.
Makes sense to me. I had the same problem with the outlets in an older vehicle.
Years ago when most vehicles were RWD and tires were bias-ply, I used to run M&S only in the back.
With today's radial tires on FWD, I run snow tires...
I disagree. I live in the Rockies. I use cruise control up and down hills regularly. Without even thinking about it, I get 52+ MPG when...
You are over-thinking this.
Personally, I leave the Prius in "NORMAL" mode and let the computer choose.
For me, one of the desirable things about the Prius was that it had an...
Indeed - indeed!!!:rockon:
Kingsh*it's actions are those I would expect of a 6-year old.:nono:
Yup, yup yup! :clap2::peace:
I am impressed.
How much was this kit?
Sounds like high electrical resistance in the one up front "under the gear lever".
A high resistance would make a no-load meter reading look like a...
Why don't you try getting some professional help near where you live?
Per the Prius manual, one should not tow ANYTHING with a Prius. The system is simply not designed for it.
If you are foolish enough to try to tow...
Yep, that is true. Using cruise control down hill has about the same effect.
However, there does come a point at which the battery is fully...
I cannot help it if you are dumb enough to do this "force charging" nonsense, when all you had to do was put the car into PARK. If you feel the...
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