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  1. donbright liked Grundignz's post in the thread Changing Japanese MFD.

    This is just to let people know my experience sorry if this has been covered before but i couldn't find any existing reference!! I...

    Jan 16, 2020 at 3:10 AM
  2. donbright replied to the thread Air to fuel ratio (torque app).

    my numbers are in the same range ..i have several months of data on my 2007 here: https://treecricket.com/priscope per @valde3 and...

    Jan 16, 2020 at 3:06 AM
  3. donbright liked pasadena_commut's post in the thread 2007 going completely dead.

    When you say it is "dead" and "no power" does that mean the car will not move or just no lights? There is a known problem with a...

    Jan 16, 2020 at 2:37 AM
  4. donbright liked edthefox5's post in the thread combination meter repair - DIY.

    Exactly. Mouser sells excellent LOW ESR Panasonic caps.Caps that specially have very low esr. No name caps are a guaranteed return to...

    Jan 16, 2020 at 2:35 AM
  5. donbright liked oregoncarl's post in the thread combination meter repair - DIY.

    Well, my "repair" lasted for about a month, then it went dead again. I suspect that I maybe didnt get a good connection on all the pins...

    Jan 16, 2020 at 2:35 AM
  6. donbright liked Luc_S's post in the thread Intermittent engine smell.

    If the smell is strong outside (in front of the car I guess) and disappears on EV mode, I would suspect some leak from engine cooling...

    Jan 16, 2020 at 2:17 AM
  7. donbright liked Mendel Leisk's post in the thread Fitting a new Toyota HV batt - any tips please.

    Core fees are typically charged to the customer at time of purchase, then refunded when you return the old battery. So in your case, you...

    Jan 16, 2020 at 2:11 AM
  8. donbright liked ericbecky's post in the thread Fitting a new Toyota HV batt - any tips please.

    Every battery I've ever done for Toyota in the US requires return of core. No matter the mileage or age. Biggest mistake folks make...

    Jan 16, 2020 at 2:10 AM
  9. donbright liked SFO's post in the thread Fitting a new Toyota HV batt - any tips please.

    Is that what Toyota of Australia told you? Contact Us | Toyota Australia

    Jan 16, 2020 at 2:10 AM
  10. donbright liked Scottyx's post in the thread Fitting a new Toyota HV batt - any tips please.

    I had to remove the electronics portion from my old battery and put it on the new one. And no core fee because the battery was too old...

    Jan 16, 2020 at 2:10 AM
  11. donbright liked Scottyx's post in the thread Fitting a new Toyota HV batt - any tips please.

    Picked up the new battery today, put it in and the car fired right up. I'll take it for a test drive tomorrow.

    Jan 16, 2020 at 2:10 AM
  12. donbright liked George W's post in the thread Fitting a new Toyota HV batt - any tips please.

    Or now that there are cheaper alternatives, Toyota recognizes they are no longer the Monopoly

    Jan 16, 2020 at 2:10 AM
  13. donbright liked dolj's post in the thread Fitting a new Toyota HV batt - any tips please.

    That AU$2430 is roughly equivalent to US1688, so I'm guessing there is no core fee added. I suspect that if they wanted the core they...

    Jan 16, 2020 at 2:10 AM
  14. donbright liked Scottyx's post in the thread Fitting a new Toyota HV batt - any tips please.

    I’m not sure. But I guess I did. It cost $2430. If you bring back a suitable battery they refund you about $500. My battery is too...

    Jan 16, 2020 at 2:09 AM
  15. donbright liked Scottyx's post in the thread Fitting a new Toyota HV batt - any tips please.

    Toyota don't want my old battery. I think they said cause it's over 10 years old or maybe 8 years was the limit.

    Jan 16, 2020 at 2:09 AM