Mendel Leisk's Recent Activity

  1. Mendel Leisk replied to the thread Swapping in a Gen 4 Prius' 2ZR Engine into the Prius v.

    Just that there may be differences in the plumbing, wiring, due to the foreign regs.

    Mar 5, 2021 at 11:49 AM
  2. Mendel Leisk replied to the thread Key and door lock don't match..

    Ask a dealership service department? I’d suspect they could give you an over-the-phone answer/quote without credit card extraction. But...

    Mar 5, 2021 at 10:14 AM
  3. Mendel Leisk replied to the thread My recent Prius C transmission experience.

    Have done 3 changes (on a 3rd gen), first around 15k kms, 2nd and 3rd progressively spread out: first was by far the darkest, second...

    Mar 5, 2021 at 10:00 AM
  4. Mendel Leisk liked Prodigyplace's post in the thread Clean joke....

    Resurrecting this as a CLEAN joke thread. Unfortunately, this one is an image posted by a friend on FB. We can all use a good, clean...

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  5. Mendel Leisk liked patrickindallas's post in the thread Clean joke....

    A Japanese company ( Toyota ) and an American company (General Motors) decided to have a canoe race on the Missouri River. Both teams...

    Mar 5, 2021 at 9:50 AM
  6. Mendel Leisk liked Raytheeagle's post in the thread EGR Valve sticking.

    No one is a big category;). The dozen or so egr's I've cleaned guess what I've done:whistle:. The screws require an impact...

    Mar 5, 2021 at 9:38 AM
  7. Mendel Leisk liked topshot's post in the thread My recent Prius C transmission experience.

    I would change ATF at least with Toyota WS. Inverter coolant is supposedly 150K (on my 2015 at least), but no harm in changing it now if...

    Mar 5, 2021 at 9:36 AM
  8. Mendel Leisk liked vaughnstark777's post in the thread Can't find a replacement 12v battery for my Prius..

    The link I posted is for an exact fit for your Prius. It’s only about $135 with shipping. 2001 Toyota Prius Vehicle Battery -...

    Mar 5, 2021 at 9:34 AM
  9. Mendel Leisk liked bisco's post in the thread Can't find a replacement 12v battery for my Prius..

    toyota dealers don't carry them anymore?

    Mar 5, 2021 at 9:32 AM
  10. Mendel Leisk replied to the thread New 12V battery installed - Easy (almost).

    Having your own tester is empowering too, and/or motivates the store to dig out theirs.

    Mar 5, 2021 at 9:31 AM
  11. Mendel Leisk liked diplomatic's post in the thread New 12V battery installed - Easy (almost).

    Returned brand new battery to local Autozone store instead of driving further to other Autozone store where purchased. Two different...

    Mar 5, 2021 at 9:30 AM
  12. Mendel Leisk liked Prius717's post in the thread 250k club Gen 3 Prius.

    I passed on the car and he immediately sold it to the next guy in line. I just couldn't justify paying $4K for a Prius that will mostly...

    Mar 5, 2021 at 9:28 AM
  13. Mendel Leisk liked Georgina Rudkus's post in the thread Catalytic converter protection: Auto Defender vs. Cat Shield?.

    The same happened to me. All I did was to grab the center edge and pulled it down. The span was flexible enough that it bent down to...

    Mar 5, 2021 at 9:27 AM
  14. Mendel Leisk replied to the thread EGR cooler gasket not correctly fit exhaust side.

    Seems to. Even with my very early cleaning (around 70k kms), #1 was most impacted, and pics/reports here corroborate this. Somehow due...

    Mar 5, 2021 at 8:58 AM
  15. Mendel Leisk liked ozmatt's post in the thread EGR cooler gasket not correctly fit exhaust side.

    honestly if you are talking about the two screws on the black egr valve motor cap this was not at all hard to unscrew, definitely no...

    Mar 5, 2021 at 8:54 AM