Toyota Prius:  Blue Smoke → Causes & Diagnosis

  A very common problem that affects all vehicles (including the Toyota Prius) is blue smoke coming from the exhaust.  Reasons for blue exhaust smoke include bad valve seals, valve train wear in general, the PCV valve, burning transmission fluid and more. Blue smoke indicates that your Prius’s engine is burning oil.  The question is … Read moreToyota Prius:  Blue Smoke → Causes & Diagnosis

Toyota Prius Battery Draining Diagnosis

  If your Toyota Prius’s battery is draining, it’s something that’ll need addressing right away.  If it is draining while your Prius is off, it’s usually caused by something that is drawing current that shouldn’t be.  If the battery is draining while you’re driving, that is probably going to be the alternator or battery.  There … Read moreToyota Prius Battery Draining Diagnosis