Toyota Prius Transmission Overheating: Symptoms + Causes

Overheating is the worst thing that can happen to your Toyota Prius’s transmission.  An overheating transmission will drastically shorten its service life.  If you suspect that your transmission is overheating, doing something about it now can keep you from an expensive transmission repair later.  Low transmission fluid is the number one cause of an overheating … Read more Toyota Prius Transmission Overheating: Symptoms + Causes

Toyota Prius Radiator Leaking:  Symptoms + Diagnosis

  Your Toyota Prius’s cooling system passes antifreeze throughout its engine.  The main parts of the system are the thermostat, radiator, water pump, coolant itself, and the hoses.  If any of these parts go bad, you may experience radiator a leak.  A radiator leak is very common.  You should notice the leak directly under your … Read more Toyota Prius Radiator Leaking:  Symptoms + Diagnosis

Toyota Prius P0108:  MAP Barometric Sensor → High Input 

  P0108 is a generic OBD-II trouble code.  It indicates your Toyota Prius’s MAP (manifold absolute pressure) sensor’s voltage reading is outside of the normal operating range.  The voltage is too high.  It’s most commonly caused by a bad MAP sensor, wiring issue, or vacuum leak. The MAP sensor measures the air pressure coming into … Read more Toyota Prius P0108:  MAP Barometric Sensor → High Input