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I have a toyota prius has check hybrid system on it what could be the problem ?
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Toyota Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 10 months ago
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Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems
Category: Toyota
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Experience: Owner at Carolina Auto Service & Sales , 20 years Experience in Foreign & Domestic vehicles
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Toyota Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 10 months ago

Hey how are you

What HV battery level charge on the dash display ,how many bars showing and what color are they ?

we need to have it scanned with factory Toyota scanner or equivalent to retrieve the fault code from hv module and pull up pin point test and this way we accurate , it could be the hv battery cells ,one or more weak ,hv module unit , sensor etc ..

how did you disconnect the battery ,

use procedure below and tell me if it clears but if a fault still exist it want

lets start here and we go from there

Master reset Procedure

1- Disconnect Battery Cables ( Negative & Positive Cables )you can use any electrical wire as an extension if battery cables don't reach .

2- Hold cables Together for 60 secs ,then let go

3- Wait 30 minutes

4- Make sure all doors are closed

5- Reconnect battery Cables

6- Lock & unlock the vehicles using the key from driver door side (if you have a key fob with no blade key, just lock & unlock using the key fob buttons)

7- Enter the vehicle and attempt to start

Please let me know

Thank You

Chad Farhat

ASE Certified Technician

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
I just got a call from a friend but havnt tuched it yet . Here are you talking about 12v batt?
of your head if the snapon Solus 2012 can read the code?
also
thanks for this informations, but still going to get back to you when I see italso farhat is it Arabic name beacause I speak Arabic find it easyer for me
Thanks
Toyota Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 10 months ago

yes it is , i m from Lebanon originally, i understand it , but not speak it much sorry :)

the 12 volt small battery in rear correct .

the snap on solus ,if the Asian software is downloaded in it it up to 2011 ,it should be able to see that hv module and get us fault codes ,then post them back here for me and i can be more accurate and we can pull up troubleshoot for it

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
Hi Chad this my phone number I am in Albellrta
give me a call when you can please(###) ###-####
Toyota Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 10 months ago

let me know when you want the call

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
can you call Saturday morning about10:00am Alberta time
thanks
Toyota Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 10 months ago

I can do it tomorrow Sunday

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