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Old 09-13-2018, 12:23 AM   #26 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by ProDigit View Post
Priuses use their electric motor to start the engine, so yes, they do use lithium batteries (the trunk battery) to start the engine.
The Prius uses a NiMh battery. Only the plug-in Prius and 1 model of the gen 4 Prii uses a lithium ion battery.

It's comments like that, which could easily be researched before saying, that turn me off of Shouty's videos. That, and all the shouting.
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