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by classiccarman
Thu Aug 27, 2009 6:20 pm
Forum: Hybrid's Corner
Topic: Converting a Prius for PHEV
Replies: 14
Views: 42853

Thanks Jeremy for this info. Its great to be able to talk to someone who has experience with these cars. Thats what these forums are for :D Do you know what the average mileage of the standard Prius gen2 battery pack can achieve before replacement is needed? I am watching a few Prius on Ebay and the...
by classiccarman
Thu Aug 27, 2009 4:47 am
Forum: Hybrid's Corner
Topic: Converting a Prius for PHEV
Replies: 14
Views: 42853

PHEV mod

:shock: That sounds scary. The kit I refered to has a built in fire extinguishing system in case of overheating. That would probably wreck the electronics but save the car :? With regards to the startup on petrol routine has anybody come across any software hacks to get round this or got any experie...
by classiccarman
Wed Aug 26, 2009 4:09 am
Forum: Hybrid's Corner
Topic: Converting a Prius for PHEV
Replies: 14
Views: 42853

Converting a Prius for PHEV

Hi, I have been looking into buying a Prius and converting it for PHEV to extend the EV range. After a bit of research I found a company (Amberjac) in the same town as me (Grantham) which do the convertion. I was a bit taken back with the price (£15000 + vat) and they would not sell the bits to do i...

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