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  1. The Electric Me replied to the thread Toyota's Anti-Electric Car Marketing Scam Gets Banned In Norway.

    Not familiar with the product line IN Norway...specifically the Mirai. But in general, I think comparing Toyota's advertising to being...

    Jan 25, 2020 at 8:13 PM
  2. The Electric Me liked drash's post in the thread Toyota's Anti-Electric Car Marketing Scam Gets Banned In Norway.

    Actually no it will cause confusion in their market place. Toyota also sells the Mirai there and you could call that a self charging...

    Jan 25, 2020 at 8:04 PM
  3. The Electric Me replied to the thread best (easy) wax/clean practice for my new 'Pearl' paint Prius?.

    When I was younger. I loved detailing my vehicle. I did everything by hand and used a variety of different products. I'm just too old...

    Jan 25, 2020 at 7:54 PM
  4. The Electric Me replied to the thread TPMS Sensor defective by design?.

    #1. No the TPMS sensor's are NOT defective by design. They are just battery powered and like with any battery powered thing, the...

    Jan 25, 2020 at 7:00 PM
  5. The Electric Me liked Grit's post in the thread TPMS Sensor defective by design?.

    A tire blows out and you lose control of steering then slam straight into a building wall and die. Not sure if I can be any clearer...

    Jan 25, 2020 at 6:49 PM
  6. The Electric Me liked ASRDogman's post in the thread TPMS Sensor defective by design?.

    I doubt any place would remove the bulb. It's a "safety" thingy. If you wreck because of low tire pressure they could be legally...

    Jan 25, 2020 at 6:47 PM
  7. The Electric Me replied to the thread Some sort of electrical issue?.

    A huge red flag would of gone up for me if O'Reillys said this: You can test the battery...anytime. The only thing charging it first...

    Jan 25, 2020 at 6:37 PM
  8. The Electric Me replied to the thread Toyota's Anti-Electric Car Marketing Scam Gets Banned In Norway.

    Norway is off base here. First of all... I don't believe that. YES...Toyota is still on the bridge. Toyota is promoting Hybrids....

    Jan 25, 2020 at 5:01 PM
  9. The Electric Me replied to the thread DIRECT from Toyota advice?!?.

    OK OK...PLEASE let me put this HUGE caveat out first...... I've long used WARM water on cold days to de-ice my windshield and I've...

    Jan 24, 2020 at 6:27 PM
  10. The Electric Me replied to the thread Washed and dried my freaking key fob !.

    OK..but I'm still going with..they aren't purpose built to be waterproof. I've read too many threads...where the fob does get wet.and...

    Jan 24, 2020 at 3:24 PM
  11. The Electric Me liked 3PriusMike's post in the thread Washed and dried my freaking key fob !.

    There is actually a process that takes circuit boards (primarily for phones) and puts a microscopic coating on them to make them water...

    Jan 24, 2020 at 3:17 PM
  12. The Electric Me replied to the thread Hybrid system failed...pull over.

    I'm a little confused at the structure here. Bare with me. You have a high mileage Prius c. So they did a scan for codes? Pointing...

    Jan 24, 2020 at 3:16 PM
  13. The Electric Me replied to the thread Washed and dried my freaking key fob !.

    Just as a general comment, I really do recommend those silicone protective covers. You can google the term and find several outlets that...

    Jan 24, 2020 at 2:40 PM
  14. The Electric Me replied to the thread Inverter just blew, 3K out of warranty!!.......

    IMO you have nothing to lose in calmly and sanely, contacting Toyota Care--and asking if any "Goodwill" extension could be obtained or...

    Jan 24, 2020 at 12:45 PM
  15. The Electric Me replied to the thread Hybrid battery gets really low in slick conditions because I'm not braking.

    I'm going to say your Hybrid Battery reading on the lower side of charge probably has little or nothing to do with you "not braking"....

    Jan 24, 2020 at 12:34 PM