It just had me thinking, what if there was something seriously wrong with the car and bought it thinking the car was in decent shape. The results are presented relative to the average model that year. It made its debut in the U. By accepting this product, you hereby waive and release any claim now or hereafter existing against Falcon Hybrid Solutions, its employees, officers, directors, agents and customers, on account of any and all claims, demands, suits, causes of action and all legal proceedings, whether civil or criminal, damages, losses, liabilities including, but not limited to, strict liability in tort , obligations, penalties, judgments or fines and other sanctions, and any costs and expenses in connection therewith, including legal fees and expenses of whatever kind and nature, which may result from or arise out of injury to or death or loss or damage to property or the loss of use of any property which may result from or arise out of the possession, condition, use or operation this product. I will definitely buy another one if this one wears out. No real problems with the car. Warranty Period Warranty periods range from 30-Days to 5-years.
Have not had any problems with the hybrid batteries or system. Core deposit refunds are issued approximately once a week, and will be credited back to the same payment method used to place the order. We will then send a replacement in our crate with a pre-paid return label for the customer to send back the faulty unit. Reliability History Reliability History The reliability charts are based on responses on hundreds of thousands of vehicles from our latest Annual Auto Survey. WheelSystemFilter selectedWheelSystemList, null ; wheelSystemFilter. In honor of Earth Day, we decided to take a closer look at that theory, compiling a list of the Top 10 most efficient 2001 model year mass production vehicles, along with Motor Trend test… Recent government mandates have challenged automakers to resuscitate the smog-choked urban landscape by developing vehicles whose emissions are clean enough to use as neo-natal respirators. The Prius has great headroom, is comfortable, and has great visibility.
An X indicates that the vehicle was not manufactured for a specific year. Seems to be hard on tires as I am on my 4th set in 130,000+ miles. Store Policies Return Policy Customers returning a battery because of a mistake order or changing their mind will be subject to a 15% restocking fee. TransmissionFilter selectedTransmissionList, transmissionTemplate ; } listingsSearchManager. Installation Installation of the hybrid battery in your car in not included in this price.
We may require the fault codes for the problem. All components of the core battery must be present to qualify for a core deposit refund. Please use the warranty registration form on our site and fax it in completed and signed to 845-363-0322 Covered Items This warranty covers repair or replacement of your hybrid battery only. Will probably buy a new Prius if a fuel cell car isn't available when this one dies. Battery that has misuse, abuse, or the installation of unauthorized accessories. Avg fuel economy is about 40 mpg in all types of driving.
It lacks power up steep hills and accelerating onto the freeway, but I don't mind, it's saving me money in gas. I am still on the same set of brakes and the original 12v battery. Even our loaner car had what we suspect was the initial stages of transmission failure, although only displayed the dreaded temperature coolant light on day one. Batteries that are missing the Falcon Hybrid identification stickers. Fortunately the battery was replaced under warranty warranty was up at 80,000 miles or 8 year so I barely was under warranty without cost to me.
Do you have an original Toyota Prius? I take good care of it, but my only add-on to the car was some matching-color, vertical, door side guards. Be sure to remove the old label. I would have bought the car knowing of these issues anyway because that is a couple of days of work and I really wanted the car. But, they sold me a car with fresh safety and inspection stickers, When I took the car to get an oil change, my mechanic told me my front axles need to be changed and my rack and pinion need to be changed out. Battery that has had exposure to harsh weather, chemicals, or water.
Most of our Generation 1. Warranty period starts from purchase date. I talked with other battery providers and Falcon Hybrid is the only way to go. TruckCabinFilter selectedCabinList, null ; truckCabinFilter. As in 2011 with a more scientific fuel-economy study, the original Prius can deliver its original rated gas mileage even with 200,000 miles on the clock. This warranty gives you specific legal rights and you may have other rights varying from state to state. Warranty Registration We require warranty registration to be done within 30 days of purchase.
Was this review helpful to you? The big battery has never been a problem. While other auto manufacturers are finially building hybrids, Toyota now has a 10-year headstart. If you have questions about finding an installer, please contact us in advance so we can clarify what your options are in your location. SeatingFilter selectedSeatingList, null ; seatingFilter. Of note: I experienced battery failure at 79,600 miles and after about 8 years of driving in Mesa, Arizona.
My wife and I are thrilled. I know it's a used car, and bought it as is, but I would have at least liked to know its true condition. At 90K miles I'm getting about 45 mpg on mostly highway driving. I average 50 miles to the gallon. The shipment cost billed is not refundable. Twelve years after its initial launch, the Prius family has grown to include four distinct models: the Prius Liftback, Prius V wagon, Prius C subcompact, and Prius Plug-in Hybrid.
By the way, Uncle Pete's Hickory Ribs in Revere. In 2001 there was no cruise control factory option, although there is now. This battery features reconditioned Generation 1. My dealer has slimy sales people but an excellent service department, so I still use them. The core must be returned in the same crate that our rebuilt battery is delivered in.