• Toyota Prius Prime owners manuals

  • Toyota Prius Prime

    Model overview

    The Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid also named Prius PHV and Prius Prime in the U.S. is a plug-in hybrid produced by Toyota. Offerings of the production model started in the United State in 2012. The second-generation variant was available in 2016 and is currently being built.

    The first-generation Prius plug-in was built from 2012 to 2016. The EPA fuel economy evaluation is 95 mpg in charge-depleting (all-electric or EV mode) and a combined city/highway rating of 60 mpg in hybrid mode. The first-generation Prius plug-in was based on a third-generation Toyota Prius equipped with a 4.4 kWh lithium-ion battery.

    The second-generation Prius plug-in is named the Prius Prime in the United States and Prius PHV in Japan and Europe. It was initially available in 2016 and is currently being built. It has an EPA-rated all-electric range of 40 km (25 mi), twice the reach of the first-generation model. The second-generation Prius plug-in is based on the fourth-generation Toyota Prius equipped with an 8.8 kWh lithium-ion battery.

    The new Toyota Prius Prime comes in three trim levels: LE, XLE, and Limited. All get the same hybrid powertrain with EV mode and perform the same. The LE is the best value option, with a decent list of standard equipment. The XLE, meanwhile, brings comfort-oriented details. The Limited level adds a lot of features and comes with a big rise in price.

    Toyota Prius Prime known problems

    Some of the common problems or complaints owners have about the Toyota Prius Prime are:

    • Slow acceleration and noisy engine
    • Smaller cargo area compared to the regular Prius
    • Windshield chips and breaks easily

    Toyota Prius Prime PDF owner manual

    Below you can find the owners manuals for the Prius Prime model sorted by year. The manuals are free to download and are available in PDF format. Is is recommended to check the owners manual corresponding to the correct year of your Toyota Prius Prime to solve the problems or to get insights about the car.

Manuals by year