Red Triangle of Death

Understanding the Red Triangle of Death in Your Toyota Prius

The red triangle of death is a warning light on Toyota Prius hybrid vehicles that indicates a problem with the gasoline-electric powertrain. The light is similar to a check engine light on a standard combustion vehicle. The most common reason is a battery issue. Other causes: Low oil level, Failing inverter pump, Gas cap issue. The codes that come up are P0A80 and P3000.

Toyota Hybrid RAV4 Hybrid Review

2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid Review

Great fuel economy; roomy interior for people and cargo; composed ride quality; well-sorted tech interface; small price premium over non-hybrid version. The 2016 Toyota RAV4 was refreshed this year with revised sheet metal and more sound insulation, and the hybrid is an affordable and efficient addition.