The driver should always carry the electronic key. Once you have finished, touch Sound quality Display Level Touch mode High-pitched -5 to 5 tones Mid-pitched tones -5 to 5. Do not place a cushion between the driver or passenger and the seatback. A tire punctures If you have a flat tire P. Theft deterrent system Theft prevention labels U. Operating the lights and windshield wipers Fog light switch if equipped The fog lights improve visibility in difficult driving conditions, such as in rain or fog.
Pedal free play Less than 0. If the received call volume is overly loud, an echo may be heard. After returning seat to its original position, be certain to replace the head restraint. If the prob- lem is not rectified, take the vehicle to your Toyota dealer. Hitting a curb, edge of pavement or hard surface Falling into or jumping over a deep hole.
Ask your Toyota dealer for details, such as the frequency of radio waves and timing of emitting the radio waves. For important information about this manual and your Toyota, read the following pages carefully. Using the audio system The channel you selected is no longer available. They are well informed about the operations of all systems on your vehicle. However, this does not indicate a malfunction unless a warning message appears in the touch screen. Using the audio system The type of program changes each time the button is pressed.
A word about safe vehicle operations This Quick Reference Guide is not a full description of Prius operations. Doing so could cause the driver to lose control of the vehicle. Compared with the first Prius, the 2008 model which is much larger, with a fastback design of the rear hatch, larger wheels and tires and a wider stance. Steps to take in an emergency Compact spare tire The compact tire saves space in your luggage compartment, and its lighter weight helps to enhance fuel economy and per- mits easier installation in case of a flat tire. Title Page Using the radio P.
Grip the handle to unlock the door. Please note that this manual applies to all models and explains all equipment, including options. Specifications Tire related term Meaning Distribution of occupants in a vehicle as speci- Occupant distribution fied in the third column of Table 1 below The combined weight of installed regular pro- duction options weighing over 5 lb. Press the open switch to unlock the door. Rear To open, press in and release the rear cup holder on the arm- rest.
Songs are played in random order until random playback is canceled. In the following situations, the communication between the electronic key and the vehicle may be affected, preventing the smart key system and wireless remote control from operating properly. Specifications Treadwear The treadwear grade is a comparative rating based on the wear rate of the tire when tested under controlled conditions on a speci- fied government test course. If the system will not start even after multiple attempts at both methods, con- tact your Toyota dealer. See a Toyota certified dealer. In this case, contact your Toyota dealer immediately. Hybrid system High voltage components Air conditioning compressor Hybrid battery Traction bat- tery High voltage cables orange color Service plug Power control unit Caution label Electric motor Traction motor Take care when handling the hybrid system, as it contains a high volt- age system about 500V at maximum as well as parts that become extremely hot when the hybrid system is operating.
If tire chains are used. Adjustable components seats, mirrors, steering wheel When the mirrors are fogged up vehicle with mirror defoggers Turn on the mirror heaters to defog the mirrors. Using the air conditioning system and defogger Switching between outside air and recirculated air modes Press The mode switches between recycles air inside the vehicle and introduces air from outside the vehicle modes each time the but- ton is pressed. I have a 2008 Prius. Driving procedures Turn signal lever Type B Left turn Right turn Move and hold the lever partway to signal a lane change The left hand signal will flash until you release the lever.
Specifications Designated seating Occupant distribution in Vehicle normal load, capacity, Number of a normally loaded Number of occupants occupants vehicle 2 through 4 2 in front 2 in front, 1 in second 5 through 10 seat 2 in front, 1 in second 11 through 15 seat, 1 in third seat, 1 in fourth seat. Ignition key slot When inserting, push completely in. Fuel efficiency reducing exhaust emissions, the gasoline engine stops when the vehicle stopped, take-off, the electric motor traction motor drives vehicle, slow speeds or when traveling down a gentle slope, engine. Customization that can be configured at Toyota dealer Setting e. Every Prius has a 76-horsepower 1.
In the event that a mechanical key is lost, a new key can be made at your Toyota dealer using the key number plate. Using the hands-free system Making a call ® Once the Bluetooth phone is registered, you can make a call using the following procedure. Fuel types Use unleaded gasoline. The steering lock mechanism is not strong enough to hold the front wheel straight. When it comes to service, remember that your Toyota dealer knows your vehicle best and is interested in your complete satisfaction. The air- bag system controls airbag deployment power for the driver and front passenger.
Interior Air conditioning and audio systems, as well as other in- features terior features for a comfortable driving experience. This not only keeps personal belongings from being thrown out, but also pre- vents exhaust gases from entering the vehicle. Using the audio system Traffic announcement Touch on the screen. Battery power can be restored by driving with the accelerator pedal slightly released. If there is no response, remove your finger from the screen and try again. When working on the engine compartment: Keep hands, clothing, and tools away from the moving fan and engine drive belt. When the desired file is reached, touch once again.