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  1. jzchen replied to the thread Diesel in 2010 Prius Gen 3 empty gas tank. Drove for five (5) miles. Repair recommendations?.

    Strangely this diesel in gas tank has recently been reported on the Honda Clarity PHEV forum. Mechanic is recommending a $7k...

    Sep 24, 2022 at 9:50 AM
  2. jzchen liked hill's post in the thread Diesel in 2010 Prius Gen 3 empty gas tank. Drove for five (5) miles. Repair recommendations?.

    Having a Mercedes turbo diesel C class motorhome - there's no "supposedly" about it .... the diesel fuel nozzle is too large to fit a...

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  3. jzchen replied to the thread Spark plug replacement.

    Did you do that? On purpose? REVVL V+ 5G ?

    Sep 24, 2022 at 9:44 AM
  4. jzchen liked ttou68's post in the thread Spark plug replacement.

    Spark plugs are cheaper at your local Toyota dealership than any other options currently.. I just purchased a few for less than $9 each...

    Sep 24, 2022 at 9:44 AM
  5. jzchen liked OptimusPriustus's post in the thread Spark plug replacement.

    ”The term hot/cold is commonly used to describe whether a spark plug heats up easily (hot) or whether it provides resistance to heating...

    Sep 24, 2022 at 9:43 AM
  6. jzchen liked johnHRP's post in the thread Spark plug replacement.

    Always buy sparkplugs from local shop. Many offer online with coupon orders and pickup locally. Advance autoparts/Carguest, Autozone,...

    Sep 24, 2022 at 9:42 AM
  7. jzchen liked JimboPalmer's post in the thread driving while plugged in.

    The SAE J1772 standard has the safety protocol built in, it is not just a band aid added by Toyota....

    Sep 24, 2022 at 9:40 AM
  8. jzchen liked bisco's post in the thread driving while plugged in.

    i've done it several times, it is a great safety feature. now if they could only prevent me from opening/closing the garage door while...

    Sep 24, 2022 at 9:39 AM
  9. jzchen liked fotomoto's post in the thread What is the Most Comfortable Plug-In Hybrid?.

    It's not a plug-in but (I hope) will be in the next iteration: Sienna hybrid. I've done at least five 1,000 mile days in the driver's...

    Sep 23, 2022 at 8:57 AM
  10. jzchen liked Mendel Leisk's post in the thread What did you do to ur Gen III Prius today????.

    Took off the rear door clear plastic film bits. Warmed up with heat gun, picked at a corner and slowly pulled off. Glue residue took...

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  11. jzchen liked Matth Torrijos's post in the thread What did you do to ur Gen III Prius today????.

    Installed new flares[ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  12. jzchen replied to the thread driving while plugged in.

    Well gas is only maybe 10 mins max. Plug in for hours and I forgot. (Unfortunately/Embarrassingly the plug is on the front left of the...

    Sep 22, 2022 at 5:58 PM
  13. jzchen replied to the thread Spark plug replacement.

    So... 1. Are we talking Gen 3, or Gen 2? 2. Anyone ever connect the dots and say hey increased heat -> increased warped head gasket?...

    Sep 22, 2022 at 5:00 PM
  14. jzchen liked ChapmanF's post in the thread driving while plugged in.

    or at least the nozzle and hose portion distal to the breakaway fitting.

    Sep 22, 2022 at 3:40 PM
  15. jzchen liked bisco's post in the thread driving while plugged in.

    it's funny, but after all these years, you can still drive off with the gas pump attached

    Sep 22, 2022 at 3:40 PM