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2005 Prius. Dash lights going on and off. Started as every once in awhile. Disconnecting the 12V and keeing it disconnected a few minutes always seemed to fix. Now it does not. Would not start one day. Took it to a shop. They replaced the 12V. Worked about 3 days, then dashboard lights going on and off in rapid succession. Red Triangle light on. Back to the shop. They indicated Hybrid battery bad. Wanted $2000 to replace. I took it out, found 2 bad cells. Replaced those. Ran well about 1 day, then the dashboard lights intermittently on and off.

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the fuses? The dashboard bulbs?

No. At times, the full display is working fine.

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Prius yourself? What have you tried so far?

As above. Just replaced cells in the Hybrid 2 days ago.

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Toyota
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