initialization after battery discharged and left system in unknown position.

Asked by brattygrandkids Mar 16, 2020 at 07:22 PM about the 2007 Toyota Prius

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

grandkids visited and witout knowing it they were inside the 2007 prius
messing with the interior and pusing buttons and turning knobs. that left the
lights on in the on position which discharged the 12volt battery. after i
discovered the car wouldnt start i had to remove the battery to charge it. now
upon reconnecting it, i find i need to initialize the system. how do i determine
what was the status of the system when the battery discharged so i can
initialize it correctly?.   

1 Answer

695

All you need to do is turn the car on "Ready" mode and let it sit untill the hybrid battery discharges . The engine will turn on and charge it to 50% state of charge. You are done.

Your Answer:

Toyota Prius Experts

  • #1
    T_S_T
    Reputation
    1,190
  • #2
    TupeloMS
    Reputation
    1,090
  • #3
    Guru5WT6J
    Reputation
    960
View All

Find great deals from top-rated dealers

Search

Related Models For Sale

Used Honda Insight
3 Great Deals out of 113 listings starting at $5,995
Used MINI Cooper
30 Great Deals out of 1,068 listings starting at $2,800

Used Cars for Sale

2020 Toyota Prius For Sale
67 listings starting at $30,860
2019 Toyota Prius For Sale
44 listings starting at $28,990
2018 Toyota Prius For Sale
17 listings starting at $19,950
2017 Toyota Prius For Sale
47 listings starting at $16,990
2016 Toyota Prius For Sale
34 listings starting at $14,333

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use. Content will be removed if CarGurus becomes aware that it violates our policies.