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2008 Toyota prius. I was driving on the highway suddenly my…

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2008 Toyota prius

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

I was driving on the highway suddenly my prius just slowed down and stopped, then I turn it on it will show red light all on the dash board but when I try to move the gear to drive it does not move

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

Pls what's wrong with it

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Toyota
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Toyota Mechanic: Ted Ritter, Toyota Master Tech replied 10 months ago
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Thanks for posting

This may be due to a dead or discharged 12 volt battery which is in the trunk, the battery may need to be replaced so have it checked or try to jump start with another car, if it starts and you can shift it into drive replace the battery.

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