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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-22-2019, 11:49 PM Thread Starter
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oil cooler leaking

just hit 127000 miles noticed oil leaking and oil light flickered
i was down 2 quarts
mechanic told me oil cooler was leaking under pressure
500 to replace
and inspect car
still on original brake pads at 127k
he said there still good lol
i avg 50 plus mpg from day one
car is excellent
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-23-2019, 08:28 AM
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How often have you changed the engine clutch actuator fluid? Have you replaced spark plugs and the engine coolant yet?
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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-23-2019, 08:34 AM
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just hit 127000 miles noticed oil leaking and oil light flickered
i was down 2 quarts
mechanic told me oil cooler was leaking under pressure
500 to replace
and inspect car
still on original brake pads at 127k
he said there still good lol
i avg 50 plus mpg from day one
car is excellent
Gotta love how hybrid cars are easy on the brakes. My old Prius had 166k. mi. and the brakes were at 3mm.
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Yikes $500 looks like a $100 part online I'd definitely change that myself.
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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-29-2019, 06:23 PM Thread Starter
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nothing just oil mobil one oh yeah n air n cabin filters
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