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My 2008 prius will...

My 2008 prius will not go into drive, the dealer says I need a new transponder key ecu for $2000 UGH!. can I buy a key and fix myself?

Mechanic's Assistant: Is the key stripped or worn?

No

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

I brought it to local mechanic and he had it towed to Toyota dealer

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

The dealer replaced my 1 week new AAA battery with a $450 Toyota battery because he said " new AAA battery is not holding charge"

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