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Old 05-19-2018, 08:24 AM   #99 (permalink)
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S Keith, thanks for the info -- I copied it over from the other current Prius thread to here.

Are you talking used or new prices for replacement parts?

Also, I'm not sure the "sample size" argument works. After all, your sample consists of people who had problems and self-selected you to help them, not the millions of owners who didn't have problems.

Regardless, that doesn't change the logic of your argument that some of those components are pricey if/when they eventually fail.
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