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Traction Battery Repairs

  • Kevin McAndrew
The traction battery (the 200 volt battery that powers the motors of the prius) is often a source of many problems with the second generation Prius.
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Charging Connector

  • Kevin McAndrew
Charging Connectors 🔌 There are a number of charging connectors The options for different types of connectors are as follows:
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32 Pin Connector Detail

  • Kevin McAndrew
Many of the figures are taken from P112 HYBRID VEHICLE CONTROL manual: http://static.hybrids.ru/files/OfficialToyotaInfo/RepairInformation/RepairManual/HV%20-%20P112%20Hybrid%20Vehicle%20Control.pdf 32 pin connector 🔌 This section will include a pin-by-pin investigation into the details of each of the 32 pin connector pins.
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Plug-in Converter Board

  • Kevin McAndrew
32 pin connector 🔌 The 32 pin connector enterring the prius inverter will be intercepted by the new conversion board. Another 32 pin connector will connect the new board to the inverter.
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Plug-in Hybrid Plan

  • Kevin McAndrew
For an overview of the current Prius High Voltage system, got to High Voltage System Overview. This post will outline the plan for converting the Prius to a plug-in hybrid vehicle.
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Prius High Voltage System Overview

  • Kevin McAndrew
Battery System Overview 🔋🔋🔋🔋🔌 A simplified block diagram of the battery system Battery ECU : Effectively a Battery Monitoring System (BMS) that monitors the cell voltages and controls the battery blower (Battery ECU teardown by pEEf: https://priuschat.
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Prius repairs

  • Kevin McAndrew
The Prius has a few problems that must be fixed in order to make it road worthy. Here is a list of everything to be repaired:
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Buying a Prius

  • Kevin McAndrew
We bought the prius today off a lad in Ballymun. It cost €1000, which is a great deal. There have not been any Priuses for sale for the same price on DoneDeal in a while.
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Fully Electric Toyota Prius

The initial idea was to take use two scrapped cars to make a new and improved one. An electric car scrapped for structural damage could give cheap electronics and an ICE non-runner would provide a new home for the electronics.
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