2012 Prius v wagon 3's Recent Activity

  1. 2012 Prius v wagon 3 replied to the thread Mini-VCI 1.4 vs 2.0 for 3rd gen (Techstream on the cheap).

    Not really sure what I need it for yet. Got the car a year ago, and knew it would be needing a few advanced things at some point. For...

    Aug 14, 2020 at 12:15 AM
  2. 2012 Prius v wagon 3 replied to the thread Mini-VCI 1.4 vs 2.0 for 3rd gen (Techstream on the cheap).

    Thanks a lot for the quick and detailed answer. Sad to hear that even with the premium version ($89) it is still something of a research...

    Aug 13, 2020 at 11:00 PM
  3. 2012 Prius v wagon 3 liked andreimontreal's post in the thread Mini-VCI 1.4 vs 2.0 for 3rd gen (Techstream on the cheap).

    I got VCX nano wifi. Working pretty fast and well - faster than the cheaper ones, no glitches. I heard it's the best money/quality....

    Aug 13, 2020 at 10:56 PM
  4. 2012 Prius v wagon 3 replied to the thread Mini-VCI 1.4 vs 2.0 for 3rd gen (Techstream on the cheap).

    So what is the answer? Similarly, "I wanna use a mini-vci with a cracked Techstream (hopefully some V14) " I'd prefer to use it on my...

    Aug 13, 2020 at 9:44 PM
  5. 2012 Prius v wagon 3 liked Dejan's post in the thread Modifying the OEM turn flasher to one-touch line change (3 blinks) and LED lamps.

    I’m aware of that turn flasher from AliExpress. I even purchased one but the seller “mistakenly” sent me the original one and that’s the...

    Aug 11, 2020 at 11:08 AM
  6. 2012 Prius v wagon 3 liked Dejan's post in the thread Modifying the OEM turn flasher to one-touch line change (3 blinks) and LED lamps.

    During the corona isolation I killed time by "upgrading" the 81980-50030 flasher with 555 timers (one per side), so now, when I lightly...

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  7. 2012 Prius v wagon 3 liked mindfk's post in the thread [DIY] ICE & Inverter Coolant Replacement.

    Hello, I'm coming from Audi/BMW background where there is a DIY for most of the maintenance jobs and you can find a scanned repair...

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  8. 2012 Prius v wagon 3 liked latitude500's post in the thread Cv axle leaking tran fluid?.

    So it looks like it's the seal that has failed. Damn Okay off I go to fix that.

    Aug 10, 2020 at 2:34 PM
  9. 2012 Prius v wagon 3 liked Nick tinker's post in the thread CVT fluid in 2010 Prius.

    Thanks everyone who replied. I got my money back from the store. They gave me a free litre of the correct replacement For ATF WS, a...

    Aug 10, 2020 at 2:30 PM
  10. 2012 Prius v wagon 3 liked meeder's post in the thread Soldering Irons - battery powered.

    Simply not a true statement. USB powered soldering irons are pretty good and are battery powered. The TS80 has 18W power which is more...

    Aug 9, 2020 at 2:14 PM
  11. 2012 Prius v wagon 3 replied to the thread Soldering Irons - battery powered.

    I've got a couple of these and am very happy with them:...

    Aug 9, 2020 at 1:48 PM
  12. 2012 Prius v wagon 3 liked apt5020's post in the thread What did you do to ur Gen III Prius today????.

    Dang [ATTACH]

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  13. 2012 Prius v wagon 3 liked Mendel Leisk's post in the thread CVT fluid in 2010 Prius.

    Owners Manual recommends: Genuine Toyota ATF WS fluid And follows that with a caution that using alternatives may damage it. There...

    Aug 9, 2020 at 10:43 AM
  14. 2012 Prius v wagon 3 liked bisco's post in the thread CVT fluid in 2010 Prius.

    idk, but i would drain it and refill with toyota, before driving any more. and never listen to a parts guy without confirming, they're...

    Aug 9, 2020 at 10:42 AM
  15. 2012 Prius v wagon 3 liked Miller CAT's post in the thread Catalytic converter protection: Auto Defender vs. Cat Shield?.

    Sorry for your loss. Not trying to be a salesman here but since you live in Philly salt roads and galvanic corrosion might be something...

    Aug 9, 2020 at 10:40 AM