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  1. schja01 replied to the thread Worth it? Am I understanding this?.

    The $200 is for road use taxes you normally pay as part of the cost of gasoline. For a pure electric I understand the $200 but since the...

    Aug 11, 2020 at 9:12 AM
  2. schja01 liked jerrymildred's post in the thread Clearance.

    The Prime is lower, as already stated. And the front overhang is longer. But the front overhang is angled up on the bottom. So places...

    Aug 8, 2020 at 7:36 PM
  3. schja01 replied to the thread Want to buy a spare - but where?.

    I called Tire Rack and they were unable to give me much help when I was looking.

    Aug 8, 2020 at 3:21 PM
  4. schja01 replied to the thread Interesting note on fuel.

    60 to 66 lbs.

    Aug 8, 2020 at 1:20 PM
  5. schja01 replied to the thread Clearance.

    To be safe I try to attack ramps at an angle whenever possible. Learned that trick during my flying days to avoid “Prop Dings”.

    Aug 8, 2020 at 1:18 PM
  6. schja01 replied to the thread New Prime Owner.

    I remember folks complaining about rock dings back in the gen 2 days 2004 over on Toyota Nation. I’ve not had one but I don’t typically...

    Aug 7, 2020 at 1:46 PM
  7. schja01 replied to the thread Honda CRV vs 2020 Prius Prime for trip to Rocky Mountains.

    I probably should have mentioned I was in Hybrid Mode when it feels underpowered (high engine RPM) when going uphill.

    Aug 6, 2020 at 5:48 AM
  8. schja01 replied to the thread Want to buy a spare - but where?.

    I bought one from the dealer. Compact spare and wheel mounted $200ish. Beats rummaging or eBay crapshoot. Keep it covered in trunk...

    Aug 6, 2020 at 1:32 AM
  9. schja01 replied to the thread Honda CRV vs 2020 Prius Prime for trip to Rocky Mountains.

    I live in flatland but before the lockdown we took occasional trips to the nearby driftless area which has rolling hills. Personally...

    Aug 5, 2020 at 7:00 PM
  10. schja01 replied to the thread Should I buy or avoid the 2017 year Prius Prime?.

    That was 3rd on my list.;)

    Aug 5, 2020 at 9:06 AM