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  1. Montgomery replied to the thread Gen3 warming up stages.

    The red bullet forces longer warm up cycle, keeping mpg high

    Nov 20, 2019 at 7:35 PM
  2. Montgomery liked Burna J's post in the thread What did you do to ur Gen III Prius today????.

    Today I had to put a wiper blade on so I could get to work. :rolleyes: [ATTACH]

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  3. Montgomery liked Pancakes's post in the thread What did you do to ur Gen III Prius today????.

    I did a couple things over the past few months. Power button cover and mud flaps (: [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  4. Montgomery liked TheChip's post in the thread What did you do to ur Gen III Prius today????.

    Decided my stock head unit wasnt doing it for me. Decided to upgrade to an android head unit. It's wired to my OBD2 port, has it's own...

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  5. Montgomery liked saulbassfan's post in the thread What did you do to ur Gen III Prius today????.

    Late post, but here was the Japanese Taxi theme. Toyotafest Toyotaku Award Winner[ATTACH]

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  6. Montgomery liked M One's post in the thread What did you do to ur Gen III Prius today????.

    New wheels finally. Subaru Forester OEM 17s with 20mm spacers. Running Michelin Primacy 4.[ATTACH][ATTACH] Posted via the PriusChat...

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  7. Montgomery replied to the thread Horrible speaker upgrade - four months n counting - help appreciated.

    Thought I would jump in. I agree with most in here. Installation is the key. One has to really pay attention to the wiring! Head units...

    Nov 19, 2019 at 4:39 PM
  8. Montgomery liked Leadfoot J. McCoalroller's post in the thread Horrible speaker upgrade - four months n counting - help appreciated.

    Poorly crimped or poorly soldered connections are almost undoubtedly the root of the cutting in and out problem. A mistake in deciding...

    Nov 19, 2019 at 4:35 PM
  9. Montgomery liked Leadfoot J. McCoalroller's post in the thread Horrible speaker upgrade - four months n counting - help appreciated.

    From your description, they wired it incorrectly and also did a poor job of it. Spin the wheel, try another shop.

    Nov 19, 2019 at 4:35 PM
  10. Montgomery liked ETC(SS)'s post in the thread A woman asks for a flashlight....

    Flashlights are like defensive firearms. The best one you have is....the ONE YOU HAVE, not the one in your sock drawer that you haven't...

    Nov 19, 2019 at 4:32 PM
  11. Montgomery liked yeldogt's post in the thread Changed spark plugs!.

    This is a job for Harbor Freight --- For the occasional job HF has some great deals. When the plug set goes on sale it's under 10 bucks...

    Nov 17, 2019 at 6:17 PM
  12. Montgomery liked cnc97's post in the thread Gen 3 Prius Engine Coolant Recovery Tank Pressurized, head gasket?.

    My choice of description might be slightly alarmist, but I know from experience that “when” the failure occurs, it will be at the most...

    Nov 17, 2019 at 6:13 PM
  13. Montgomery liked Robert Holt's post in the thread Making longer, easy-to-grip valve stem caps.

    I had found reaching into the trim ring to remove the valve stem caps to check tire pressures was awkward as the caps did not stick out...

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  14. Montgomery liked jerrymildred's post in the thread Jerry's Evolving Thoughts on "new-to-me" Prime Premium.

    I finally changed the transaxle fluid today at 37,656 miles. It came out looking almost pristine. Just a hint of darkness. I hadn't...

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