Prius – New Wheels

After a tire flat, decided to go with some new wheels & tires, as was the plan for this coming fall anyway. We switched to 15×6 MSW wheels for weight, narrower width, and taller tire, all to improve the drivability and comfort of the car. The 15’s barely cleared the calipers (previously 17s) but TR…

2010-2015 Toyota Prius Oil Change How-To

Do all work at your own risk. Tools required: 4.5 quarts of oil (Red Line 0w20) new Toyota oil filter 14mm socket wrench panel popper oil pan Toyota oil filter tool 1. Get the Prius up on stands/ramps 2. The bottom of the Prius is covered in plastic. The very back flap contains access to…

Prius Canvasback Liner

Received & installed my new Canvasback liner for the Prius today! Only post I’ll go into with a little more detail than the last few updates. I got this same liner for my Rav4, and because of how useful it was, repurchased it for the Prius. This arrived very quickly, and they even included a…

Prius Cabin Air Filter

Very straightforward, no tools required: Lower the glove box and disconnect the damper arm from the glovebox: Pull the glove box down & undo from where it attaches on, which exposes where the cabin air filter is housed: Remove the cover via the simple latch on the right: Swap air filters. Pay attention to the…