Highest mileage turd gen Prius motor

Discussion in 'Gen 3 Prius Care, Maintenance & Troubleshooting' started by xerox6135, Jun 6, 2019.

  1. xerox6135

    xerox6135 Member

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    If this has been talked about already sorry. If not looking for mileage on 3rd gen Prius engine . I am trying to collect some data on these 1.8 motors and at what mileage the avg gives in and has to be rebuilt

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  2. Raytheeagle

    Raytheeagle Senior Member

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    I had 200k miles on our 2010 when I sold it:).

    Never had to rebuild the engine;).

    There’s one data point(y).
     
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  3. cnc97

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    I was at 213k when my head gasket blew and grenaded the engine.
     
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  4. The Critic

    The Critic Resident Critic

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    Currently at 191k. Head gasket failed at 185k and was repaired. No oil consumption.
     
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  5. JimboPalmer

    JimboPalmer Tsar of all the Rushers

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    In general, the motors are bulletproof, I would be more concerned with the EGR plumbing on the engine.
     
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  6. Mendel Leisk

    Mendel Leisk Titanic Social Director

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    And PCV: clean the intake a get an effective Oil Catch Can installed.
     
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