I highly recommend using Green Bean Battery to solve your hybrid battery problems. The consol did not fitt top of the battery so I had to took one part off. Regarding starting batteries: According to Consumer Reports magazine, the best battery out there is the Sears Platinum. So far the battery is working great. The installer, Steve, met me at my daughter's apartment and changed the battery in the street and was done in about 30 minutes.
Just a few things would have made it even better. The price and warranty are much better than the local Toyota dealer's, so we are satisfied. The last couple have been Kirkland arteries from Costco. If I release the brakes for an instant a Mb d then apply them I can get the kilowatt Gage to dive into the blue again, and I can repeat this several times but with each cycle the amount the needle dives is less as is the duration. Josh was super nice,and fast! I admit, at first, I was a little hesitant to do business with an online company located as far away as South Carolina. Since then belts have squeaked a few times and again for a minute only and not from cold.
Not for the w ak at heart. We were very pleased with the entire experience. Doug answered about a year ago My 2007 400H with 187,000 miles on it mostly in Arizona still has original brakes and I've seen no degradation in mileage or hybrid battery condition. Thank you, Mike P They were super helpful when we were verifying that our battery needed to be replaced. We debated for several days whether it was logical to replace the battery or just cut our losses. Regards, Luke hi all if you can remove the engine shrouds, and take out the 12v battery, go to costco or an auto parts store and get a replacement. There's got to be a catch.
Yours has 395k km is equal to almost 250k mi which is reassuring. The center stack is dominated by the seven-inch display. He got the whole thing done before I had to be in the office this morning, and it wasn't nearly as hard on my pocket book as any other option. I told him that was not necessary. Current Vehicle: 2007 Camry Hybrid Scott did an awesome job. I believe the manual documents that the car be driven for few? I have been very pleased with this vehicle. I am very happy with the customer service that I received.
The process was easy, communication was excellent emails and phone calls , and they installed the battery, at my home, in an hour for exactly the price on the website. I did some research online and found Green Bean Battery. Nothing out of the ordinary has been needed. It's been almost an year since I replaced the battery and it's been running without a problem ever since. It is a bare to get out and it takes having to remove all the platforms inter cargo area including the area where the tools are. Put the voltmeter on the battery and register the voltage, then, plug in the solar charger or whatever type of maintenance charger you have and record the voltage reading at the battery to see if there is any significant increase.
Then it shuts off and goes to standby and waits for the battery voltage to drop and then it turns on and recharges. Looks like it's the same as the Highlander Hybrid battery. It has ran through 20 to 95 degrees in Toledo. It's now 2010 and wondering if the cost has gone down. Turns out all cells are fine. Last week, I opened the hybrid battery and tested all cells. Considering the price and warranty the choice was easy.
What I liked about the 2006 vs. The gas engine starts whenever it's needed to supplement the electric motor. It's smooth and sophisticated, powerful and responsive. He amazed me and my wife with his speed and accuracy and had our Prius back up and running in about 30 to 45 minutes. The battery problem I beleive is not uncommon. My own experiment disproved that statement.
As for fuel mileage, it's close to what it should be but I think it is slighty low, but it is hard to say for sure. I will give an update in about a year to confirm how happy I am. I did buy a trickle charger and that helps - but surely a new battery should last more than a couple of months. I'm very impressed with the way I went from averaging 45 mpg to 50 mpg average now. Then, when she wants to go out, remove it and fiddle with the plastic plugs that hold the plastic housing in place. This screen is used for climate control and trip computer functions, as well as displaying the outside temperature and clock with alarm.
And the assurance of 5 years guarantee was the best part. I'm so thankful that I feel obliged leave them a positive review I had a great install experience with Green Bean. I honestly can't believe I got a battery replacement, in my own driveway, very quickly after contacting them, for less than a third of the total price quoted from our local shop. He took pride in his work and had the battery replaced in about 1 hour. A better justification may be knowing that you are driving one of the most environmentally friendly vehicles on the planet, cleaner than electric cars when the big picture is considered.
The system includes Bluetooth and voice activation. Even with the dealer replacement you are probably still dissuaded by the lack of warranty offered with the dealer battery. The remaining components of the battery are cleaned, reconditioned, and tested to ensure proper operation. This was the most professional job I've seen in many a moon. . Other than that except oil change, no big service has been required. Since the gasoline motor is not engaged at all times, maybe the battery is not charged the same way it is done in a conventional gasoline vehicle.