Toyota Prius Maintenance Schedule

2018 Toyota Prius

At Ira Toyota of Tewksbury, our team is dedicated to helping our neighbors around Lowell, Dracut, and Tewksburykeep their vehicles going strong for years to come. The best way to accomplish this is through proper maintenance. Accordingly, we’ve provided you with this detailed Toyota Prius maintenance schedule.

Not only is this Toyota Prius maintenance schedule designed to help you mark your calendar for when it’s time to get your Prius serviced, but it also gives you a detailed understanding of each maintenance task being performed.

5,000-Mile Maintenance

Every 5,000 miles, you should schedule your Prius to have all fluid levels checked, wiper blades checked, brakes visually inspected, and tires rotated.

10,000-Mile Maintenance

Apart from the above items, the 10,000-mile service appointment also includes the all-important oil change.

15,000-Mile Maintenance

Brake Repair

Once you reach 15,000 miles, the following items will be added to the list of parts to be checked and replaced, if necessary:

  • Ball joints and dust covers
  • Brakes, brake lines, and hoses
  • Cabin air filter
  • Drive shaft boots
  • Engine and inverter coolant
  • Exhaust pipes and mountings
  • Radiator, condenser, and intercooler
  • Steering gear
  • Steering linkage and boots

20,000-Mile Maintenance

At 20,000 miles, it’ll be time for another oil change.

25,000-Mile Maintenance

Your 25,000-mile maintenance will consist of routine inspections of your car’s fluids, wiper blades, and brakes. It’ll also be time to have your tires rotated.

30,000-Mile Maintenance

TransmissionRepair

This visit to the service department will call for a few more items to be looked at and replaced than previous appointments. First, your oil will be changed and your cabin and engine air filters will be replaced. Then, the areas that were inspected at the 15,000-mile check will get another look. Here are the additional areas of examination that are unique to this appointment:

  • Automatic transmission for signs of leakage
  • Fuel lines and connections
  • Fuel tank band
  • Fuel tank vapor vent system hoses
  • Fuel tank cap gasket

35,000-Mile Maintenance

At this point, it’ll again be time to take a look at all fluid levels and adjust as needed. The wiper blades will be checked to see if they’re operating correctly and to make sure there’s no cracking or any other signs of aging. Also, your tires will need to be rotated and brakes will be checked.

40,000-Mile Maintenance

When you’ve reached 40,000 miles, it’s time for another oil change.

45,000-Mile Maintenance

Cabin Air Filter

Once your Prius gets to 45,000 miles, the maintenance will consist of the following:

  • Ball joints and dust covers
  • Brakes, brake lines, and hoses
  • Cabin air filter
  • Drive shaft boots
  • Engine and inverter coolant
  • Exhaust pipes and mountings
  • Radiator, condenser, and intercooler
  • Steering gear
  • Steering linkage and boots

50,000-Mile Maintenance

Your 50,000-mile checkup will include another oil change to ensure your Prius continues to perform smoothly.

55,000-Mile Maintenance

This appointment will involve the standard assessment of thebrakes and fluids. It’ll also be time for the tires to be rotated once again.

60,000-Mile Maintenance

This marks another opportunity to change the oil and replace the engine and cabin air filters. Below are the items to be checked to round out the rest of your 60,000-mile visit:

Fuel Tank Cap

  • Transmission
  • Fuel lines and connections
  • Fuel tank band
  • Fuel tank vapor vent system hoses
  • Fuel tank cap gasket
  • Ball joints and dust covers
  • Brakes, brake lines, and hoses
  • Drive shaft boots
  • Engine and inverter coolant
  • Exhaust pipes and mountings
  • Radiator, condenser, and intercooler
  • Steering gear
  • Steering linkage and boots

Schedule Your Toyota Prius Maintenance Today

Following a Toyota Prius maintenance schedule and completing routine maintenance plays a huge role in making sure your Toyota Prius continues to perform at the highest possible level for years to come.

If you’re in the areas of Lowell, Dracut, and Tewksbury and it’s time to get your vehicle in for one of its regular checkups, contact Ira Toyota of Tewksbury to schedule your service appointment today.