Driving in rush hour dc traffic yesterday and my prius (2010 iii, 75kmiles) shows the check hybrid system light and lost power. Battery but nothing changed when reconnected.
Measure out the 3.75 qts or whatever your spec is (that spec is 2nd gen prius and i believe 1st also) and put that in.
Toyota prius won't start says check hybrid system. Check vsc system message and there have been several complaints of these lights coming on together. How to fix check hybrid system problem toyota prius. I put in the “key” and press the power button, but nothing happens.
When i tried to restart it 3x (apparently it should reset the system if there's no problem), the check hybrid system message reappears. It could be as simple as low coolant but it can also be a hybrid battery issue.if you don't work on your own cars then use this link to find a good shop near you. I pulled out the 12v battery and brought it to an auto.
Well the prius has a special procedure to jump start it. If you open the fuse box on the driver's side under the hood you will see a red flip cover which is where you use your positive jump lead and on top of the fuse box there will be a nut that is your negative jump location. Posted on nov 05, 2016.
You should not drive the car more then 40 mph, and don't use ac. This will require a factory style scan tool to pull trouble codes. An expert who has answered 1,000 questions.
The synergy drive system connects the engine and gears through electrical signals. Rodent damage can be another reason why your toyota prius won’t start. My 2010 prius still let me drive about 8 miles to my driveway.
Also, no dash lights come on, the power locks don’t function and the dome light doesn’t come on, so the car does not appear to be getting power. The rodent damage can usually be seen quickly by looking into the engine compartment. As of today, the car won’t start.
Pop the plastic rivets that hold down the cover on the left side of the trunk. My cars says check hybrid system is on i can't turn. Going to call some local dealerships.
I'm scared to drive it again. When all those lights come on at the same time it indicates that there is a problem with the hybrid system. Sometimes the start button will engage the lights on the dashboard, but the hybrid synergy drive system will not start, so the driver is unable to shift into either drive or reverse.
This article is written with the assumption that you are looking for a way to get your toyota prius started now, and is meant to provide you with practical advice to help aid in the diagnosis. It turned out that my brake boosters/ads module had overheated due to the vents at the top of my hood being clogged with hardened pine sap(?); This is the 1st time i see this since i bought the car in 2005.
I made a lot of people. 2010 toyota prius base, 1.8l. If there is a place around you that can scan the vehicle, do that first.
Thus causing a communication error with the hybrid system. The issue with my hybrid system ended up actually not being my battery, at 140k miles, my hybrid battery charge level was actually still at 40%. Addressing a hybrid synergy drive system that won’t start.
Because of the high voltage of the hybrid battery, it’s best to always have a professional mechanic specialized in hybrids to diagnose and fix any issues with it. If jumping from another car its engine should not be running. When the “check hybrid system” light pops up, and at the same time, you notice that your car’s battery charge state changes quickly from full to empty or vice versa, then it is possible that your battery pack contains a faulty cell in one of its modules.
System heading keeps coming up on the dashboard. When going to work the next day, it would not start and displayed the yellow light of death and check hybrid system. Unplugged this prius battery located in the trunk and car.
The animals crawl under the vehicle and bite through cables and wires. Hello unplugged this prius battery located in the trunk and car still says check hybrid system but it all the loghts popped up when i gave my other prius. In some vehicles, the 12v battery starts the car, but in a prius, the hybrid battery is responsible.
It can be very frustrating when a vehicle won’t start.there are many different issues that can cause the problem. Unplug the battery for 30 mins. Connected a scan tool and retrieved diagnostic trouble codes:
In principle, this can affect all vehicle systems such as the fuel supply, the oil supply or the power supply. Come up, and i am unable to shift to d to get it moving. There are many variables here and we won't be able to answer your questions without a diagnosis.
Check engine, check hybrid system, slip indicator, and tire pressure lights all. I have a 2011 prius iv with 77k miles and drove it home from work fine like every other day. Tried restarting it but it won't turn on.
There are really two main ways that a vehicle will not start. Write down whatever codes the scan shows. If the engine fails to crank, a weak or dead battery may be to blame.
I then let the car to cool of (90 f degree today) for about an hour, turn it on again (still see the check vsc warning light), disconnect the battery negative cable, wait for 2 minutes, restarted and all the warning lights are gone. The customer states the check hybrid system light is on. Start the car, let the ice run and check for leaks.
(a hybrid does not draw a lot of amps because the high voltage battery cranks engine and alternator probably puts out more voltage than hybrid system normally uses.) for the 2001 to 2003 prius: I’m new to the forum and looking for some advice about my 2004 prius. This isn't my first rodeo so i assumes it was.