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Hello, Welcome to the toyota-prius group at Yahoo!Groups, a free, easy-to-use email group service for those interested in the Toyota Prius hybrid car. Please
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Re: Traction Battery Rebuild

Hi Ed, Since there are dis-similar metals involved and high electrical currents that require a good contact, the corrosion that is caused by liquids is bad, so
cor_van_de_water
Jul 30
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Re: update Re: [toyota-prius] 2001 shuddering, warning lights, loss

Reynolds, I disagree. Having a bad Hybrid battery does not make the engine stop. On the contrary, when my Hybrid battery was bad, the engine was racing all the
cor_van_de_water
Jul 30
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125704

Re: Squeaking brake pedal on a 2014 Prius

Hi Karen, OK so you confirmed that it is the *pedal* that is squeaking, not the brakes in the wheels. The pivot is just above where your foot rests on the
cor_van_de_water
Jul 30
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Re: update Re: [toyota-prius] 2001 shuddering, warning lights, loss

... block. The engine runs rough then cuts out, then the car propelled itself by hybrid battery a little bit and stopped. It also went a good ways on the
Henry Schmidt
Jul 30
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Re: Squeaking brake pedal on a 2014 Prius

Thank you for everyone's reply. Peter: I can't tell the difference in the brake pedal's noise level with the windows open or closed. Where is this brake pedal
AVCr8teur
Jul 30
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Re: update Re: [toyota-prius] 2001 shuddering, warning lights, loss

Brian: sounds like you have a bad cell or two. That is my guess. No reviving those. It could be a cheap fix at the right shop. The $1000 2002 Prius sounds like
Reynolds
Jul 30
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update Re: [toyota-prius] 2001 shuddering, warning lights, loss of p

Hi again, I have an update and a new question. I tried to drive it down to my mechanic past week but only got about a block. The engine runs rough then cuts
Brian Schnarch
Jul 29
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Re: Traction Battery Rebuild

... Hi Ed, It's a good idea to put something on them to reduce corrosion. The copper buss bars are in contact with the nickel-plated studs and nuts. When you
Lee Hart
Jul 28
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Tires for 2009

Couldn't find any info when I searched the forum although I am betting this question has been asked and answered many times. Suggestions for new tires for a
Leslie Ann Jones
Jul 28
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Re: Traction Battery Rebuild

Hello Friends, A few weeks ago I sent in a post in saying I had trouble with my traction battery. The battery is now on the bench with cells charged and 4
Edward Bonsell
Jul 28
#125697
 
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Re: 2001 shuddering, warning lights, loss of power

Larry, My suggestion to the OP (since he already took care of coils and plugs and throttle) to swap injectors to see if the recurring problem follows a
cor_van_de_water
Jul 22
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Squeaking brake pedal on a 2014 Prius

Hello, I have a 2014 Prius 3 automatic with a little over 14,000 miles. About 6 months ago the brakes started to squeak occasionally when I lift my foot off of
avcr8teur
Jul 22
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Re: Squeaking brake pedal on a 2014 Prius

Is the squeak occurring while the brake pedal is moving or do you release the brake pedal and after that (with the brakes released) you hear a squeak? If it is
cor_van_de_water
Jul 22
#125694
 
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Re: Squeaking brake pedal on a 2014 Prius

They're looking in the wrong place - most likely it's simply the brake pedal pivot that needs a drop (literally) of oil. One thing to ask: Is the noise louder
Peter Blackford
Jul 22
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