The vehicle was taken to an independent mechanic where it was diagnosed that the water pump needed to be repaired. I Then Hit The Power Button To Power The Car Off And Then Back On. I Was Early, So I Turned The Car Back On so I Could Listen To The Radio While I Waited. Sometimes This Happens With Just One Headlight And Sometime Both Which Is Real Scary. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.
I've had mine come on twice. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. This Constitutes A Significant Safety Issue. . The car was never taken to a service bay, the work was done by the Service Writer in the service lane.
I Slowed As I Made A Right Turn To Park Perpendicular To The Street With A 6 Foot High Chain-link Fence In Front Of Me On Top Of A Retaining Wall. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. The tank has never gone below half without a refill since that time. Both Lights Worked, They Kept The Car Overnight And Could Not Duplicate The Problem. My wife took the car into town to return the house key to the rental agent and topped off the gas tank. Turning Them Off And Back On Will Correct The Problem Temporarily Until They Go Out Again.
The Lights Would Come Back On If The Switch Was Turned Off And Then Back On. Good luck, and hope this helps save you some time and money. So, I Took This Issue To My Dealer Due To Having An Extended Warranty. A week after we got back home, my wife took the car to the dealer. Not Being Able To Turn Vehicle Off Is More Problematic Because It Is Difficult To Tell prius Was Not Shut Down the Fan Continues Running When The Car Shuts Down Normally And Electric Motor Is Almost Silent —my Indication Was That The Radio Was Still On And Air Conditioning Was Still Running. I've long held that the dealership should pull codes for free at the Service Writer's desk. There was no discernible change in the driving reaction of the car to brake, steering, accelerator, etc.
Electronic Throttle warning light 5. After 4 Years The Rubber Cover Turned To Tar For My 2007 toyota prius. I Have Heard Of Others With The Same Issues In Their Generation Ii prius 2004-2009. Cycling The Power Would Sometimes Bring It Back On. Feb 13, 2013 Both Front Head Lamps Shutoff At The Same Time While Moving At About 25 Mph. In researching this online, many other owners report the same problem. May 01, 2014 While Driving On The Highway, Both Headlights Shut Off.
I have taken the car to the local dealership several times, but they have not been able to fix the problems permanently. I Do Not Know If This Is Related, But My Car Headlights Randomly Turn Off While I Am Driving. But it should go out when the engine is running. All the lights came on each time I took it in but Toyota keep saying it's different part that is causing the lights to come on so that one year warranty on their service didn't work. However, Recently I Have Been Experiencing Intermittent Failure Of My Passenger Headlight And Occasionally The Brake Light On The Passenger Side.
How to get more information about the issue? Something I would have never even thought of was causing it can't remember off the top of my head. It turned out to be a water bypass valve that was sticking part of the engine cooling system. Sept 23, 2012 In 2010 approximately , The Dashboard Display Of My prius Would Intermittently Not Display When The Car Was First Started. Last Night It Was 46% And It Stayed Lit For The 27 Mile Trip Home From Work. Any way to turn that light off easily? But It Still Shows Many Do Have The Bad Headlights.
On December 28, 2009 I Brought The Car To The Dealer. Just above the main connector. Jan 10, 2010 toyota prius Loss Of Electical Power, Loss Of Steering Resulting In Crash In May 2009 While Driving In A Residental Neighborhood At Low Speeds, prius Lost All Power Resulting In Loss Of Steering And Loss Of Brakes Resulting In Crash Into A High Curb. I drove about 2 miles home and then noticed I had left it open so I closed it. Nov 12, 2013 I Am One Of The Many Victims Of The Defective prius 2007 Hatch Opening Switch. Up to that point there was no dash info and the power would not shut down.