Toyota Prius Owners Manual
INSIDE THE VEHICLE
Items listed below should be checkedregularly, e.g. while performing periodicservices, cleaning the vehicle, etc.
Make sure the headlights, stop lights, taillights, turn signal lights, and other lightsare all working. Check headlight aim.
Service reminder indicators and warningbuzzers
Check that all service reminder indicatorsand warning buzzers function properly.
Be alert for changes in steering condition,such as hard steering or strange noise.
Check that all front seat controls such asseat adjusters, seatback recliner, etc. operatesmoothly and that all latches locksecurely in any position. Check that thehead restraint move up and down smoothlyand that the locks hold securely in anylatched position.
Check that the seat belt system such asbuckles, retractors and anchors operateproperly and smoothly. Make sure the beltwebbing is not cut, frayed, worn or damaged.
Check the pedal for smooth operation anduneven pedal effort or catching.
Check the pedal for smooth operation andthat the pedal has the proper clearance.Check the brake booster function.
In a safe place, check that the brakes donot pull to one side when applied.
Check that the pedal has the proper traveland that, on a safe incline, your vehicleis held securely with only the parkingbrake applied.