TSB List for the 2019 Toyota Prius

Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for the 2019 Prius are official communications between Toyota & their dealerships that describe processes for troubleshooting or fixing certain common problems. All vehicle manufacturers are required by U.S. law to make their TSBs available to the public.

  • STEERING
  • PARKING BRAKE
  • ENGINE (PWS)
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM
  • POWER TRAIN
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE
  • VISIBILITY
  • AIR BAGS
  • STRUCTURE
  • STRUCTURE: FRAME AND MEMBERS:UNDERBODY SHIELDS
  • WHEELS
  • FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE
  • FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: SENSING SYSTEM: CAMERA
  • LANE DEPARTURE
  • LANE DEPARTURE: BLIND SPOT DETECTION
  • EQUIPMENT
  • EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL
  • EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER
  • EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL
  • EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE
  • STEERING

    • TSB #T-TT-0578-19

      Date Announced:
      OCT 21, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168537

      TT: Some customers may encounter Bluetooth® connectivity concerns such as: ? Difficulty to pair the phone. ? Intermittent Bluetooth® failure to connect to the vehicle when first turning on the vehicle. Read More »

    PARKING BRAKE

    • TSB #T-SB-0003-20

      Date Announced:
      JAN 13, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171441

      TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes Service Bulletin No. T-SB-0279-17. ? The entire bulletin has been updated. Service Bulletin No. Read More »

    ENGINE (PWS)

    • TSB #T-SB-0241-17_Rev

      Date Announced:
      OCT 28, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10167969

      TSB: REVISION NOTICE October 28, 2019 Rev1: ? The entire bulletin has been updated. Any previous printed versions of this bulletin should be discarded. Read More »

    • TSB #T-SB-0134-16-Rev

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164330

      TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 01, 2019 Rev2: ? Applicability has been updated to 2019 ? 2020 model year Toyota vehicles. ? The Techstream Preparation and Process Overview sections have been updated. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    • TSB #T-SB-0135-19

      Date Announced:
      SEP 26, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166037

      TSB: Some 2016 ? 2019 model year Prius and 2017 ? 2019 model year Prius Prime vehicles may exhibit one or more of the following conditions due to a coolant leakage at the front exhaust pipe heat exchanger: ? Low coolant level ? MIL ON ... Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM

    • TSB #T-SB-0135-19

      Date Announced:
      SEP 26, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166037

      TSB: Some 2016 ? 2019 model year Prius and 2017 ? 2019 model year Prius Prime vehicles may exhibit one or more of the following conditions due to a coolant leakage at the front exhaust pipe heat exchanger: ? Low coolant level ? MIL ON ... Read More »

    POWER TRAIN

    • TSB #T-TT-0605-20

      Date Announced:
      APR 07, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174893

      TT: Some 2019-2020 model year Prius vehicles may experience a whine/humming noise at 70-80 mph from the rear of the vehicle. This condition can occur on vehicles with less than 10,000 miles. Read More »

    • TSB #T-SB-0134-16-Rev

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164330

      TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 01, 2019 Rev2: ? Applicability has been updated to 2019 ? 2020 model year Toyota vehicles. ? The Techstream Preparation and Process Overview sections have been updated. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    • TSB #T-SB-0024-20

      Date Announced:
      MAR 10, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173804

      TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes Service Bulletin No. T-SB-0003-19. ?The Introduction and Software Update Information sections have been updated. Service Bulletin No. Read More »

    • TSB #T-SB-0236-17_Rev

      Date Announced:
      FEB 21, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10172857

      TSB: Some 2017 ? 2018 model year Prius Prime vehicles equipped with Premium Audio (R10A5430) or earlier may exhibit one or more of the following conditions. Updated multimedia software is now available to address these conditions. Read More »

    • TSB #T-SB-0003-20

      Date Announced:
      JAN 13, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171441

      TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes Service Bulletin No. T-SB-0279-17. ? The entire bulletin has been updated. Service Bulletin No. Read More »

    • TSB #T-SB-0241-17_Rev

      Date Announced:
      OCT 28, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10167969

      TSB: REVISION NOTICE October 28, 2019 Rev1: ? The entire bulletin has been updated. Any previous printed versions of this bulletin should be discarded. Read More »

    • TSB #T-TT-0574-19

      Date Announced:
      SEP 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166024

      TT: Some customers may experience poor outgoing Bluetooth sound quality, this can occur for various reasons. Read More »

    • TSB #T-TT-0553-19

      Date Announced:
      JUL 16, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164352

      TT: The new DCA-8000 Diagnostic Charger may cause your facility?s Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter (GFCI) breaker to trip. A GFCI breaker can be tripped for various reasons, one of the reasons may be related to the DCA-8000. Read More »

    • TSB #T-SB-0134-16-Rev

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164330

      TSB: REVISION NOTICE July 01, 2019 Rev2: ? Applicability has been updated to 2019 ? 2020 model year Toyota vehicles. ? The Techstream Preparation and Process Overview sections have been updated. Read More »

    • TSB #T-TT-0549-19

      Date Announced:
      JUN 19, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162773

      TT: The new 12V Battery Warranty Testers (DSS-5000 & DCA-8000) require certain information to generate a test result and warranty code. Read More »

    • TSB #T-TT-0414-16-Rev

      Date Announced:
      FEB 28, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10155247

      TT: Some customers may encounter Bluetooth® connectivity concerns such as: ? Difficulty to pair the phone. ? Intermittent Bluetooth® failure to connect to the vehicle when first turning on the vehicle. Read More »

    • TSB #T-TT-0484-18-Rev

      Date Announced:
      FEB 28, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10155248

      TT: Some customers may experience echoing on the line calling the vehicle when using Bluetooth Hands Free. This is caused by the phone Hands Free volume being too low. Read More »

    • TSB #T-SB-0149-18

      Date Announced:
      NOV 30, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10152628

      TSB: Pre-Delivery Service (PDS) is a critical step in satisfying our new car customers. Customer feedback indicates the following areas deserve special attention when performing PDS: ? Careful inspection for paint chips/scratches and body ... Read More »

    • TSB #T-SB-0279-17_Rev

      Date Announced:
      NOV 13, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10152184

      TSB: REVISION NOTICE November 13, 2018 Rev2: ? The entire bulletin has been updated. March 16, 2018 Rev1: ? Applicability has been updated to include 2018 model year vehicles. ? The entire bulletin has been updated. Read More »

    • TSB #T-SB-0197-17_Rev

      Date Announced:
      MAY 22, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10141599

      TSB: REVISION NOTICE May 22, 2018 Rev2: * The Before Delivery section has been updated. May 08, 2018 Rev1: * Applicability has been updated to include 2019 model year Toyota vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #T-SB-0197-17_Rev

      Date Announced:
      MAY 08, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10141569

      TSB: REVISION NOTICE May 08, 2018 Rev1: * Applicability has been updated to include 2019 model year Toyota vehicles. Any previous printed versions of this bulletin should be discarded. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

    • TSB #T-SB-0031-20

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174878

      TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes Service Bulletin No. T-SB-0236-17. Service Bulletin No. T-SB-0236-17 is obsolete and any printed versions should be discarded. Read More »

    • TSB #T-SB-0236-17 Obs

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174879

      OBSOLETE NOTICE April 01, 2020: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0031-20. Audio Head Unit Software Update (Denso) Read More »

    VISIBILITY

    • TSB #T-TT-0503-18_Rev

      Date Announced:
      AUG 22, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145739

      TT: When used in conjunction with the Repair Manual, these Blind Spot Monitor, Forward Recognition Camera, and Front Millimeter Wave Radar tips leverage SSTs and readily available tools to support target placement in varying shop ... Read More »

    AIR BAGS

    • TSB #T-TT-0442-17_Rev

      Date Announced:
      NOV 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169334

      TT: Safety Connect is a vehicle option which requires a subscription fee for the system to be active after the initial trial period. Once the subscription has expired the DCM (Telematics Transceiver) will be in an inactive state. Read More »

    STRUCTURE

    • TSB #T-SB-0073-19

      Date Announced:
      JUN 24, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162757

      TSB: TMNA Accessory Sales and Marketing has developed a Toyota paint protection film (PPF) decal (treated with a specially developed light adhesive) for 2019 ? 2020 model year Toyota vehicles. The decal comes in two sizes (2.8 in. x 8 in. Read More »

    • TSB #T-SB-0149-18

      Date Announced:
      NOV 30, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10152628

      TSB: Pre-Delivery Service (PDS) is a critical step in satisfying our new car customers. Customer feedback indicates the following areas deserve special attention when performing PDS: ? Careful inspection for paint chips/scratches and body ... Read More »

    STRUCTURE: FRAME AND MEMBERS:UNDERBODY SHIELDS

    WHEELS

    • TSB #T-SB-0157-18

      Date Announced:
      DEC 13, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153229

      TSB: Some 2016 ? 2019 model year Prius vehicles may exhibit a click noise from the LF wheel area upon deceleration and/or braking. Refer to the Repair Procedure in this bulletin to address this condition. Read More »

    FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE

    • TSB #T-TT-0515-18

      Date Announced:
      DEC 10, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153204

      TT: When adjusting the Forward Recognition Camera on vehicles with Toyota Safety Sense, it can be difficult to print the repair manual target to the proper size. Read More »

    FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: SENSING SYSTEM: CAMERA

    • TSB #T-TT-0515-18

      Date Announced:
      DEC 10, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153204

      TT: When adjusting the Forward Recognition Camera on vehicles with Toyota Safety Sense, it can be difficult to print the repair manual target to the proper size. Read More »

    LANE DEPARTURE

    • TSB #T-TT-0503-18_Rev

      Date Announced:
      AUG 22, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145739

      TT: When used in conjunction with the Repair Manual, these Blind Spot Monitor, Forward Recognition Camera, and Front Millimeter Wave Radar tips leverage SSTs and readily available tools to support target placement in varying shop ... Read More »

    LANE DEPARTURE: BLIND SPOT DETECTION

    • TSB #T-TT-0503-18

      Date Announced:
      AUG 17, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149996

      TT: When used in conjunction with the Repair Manual, these Blind Spot Monitor, Forward Recognition Camera, and Front Millimeter Wave Radar tips leverage SSTs and readily available tools to support target placement in varying shop ... Read More »

    • TSB #T-TT-0503-18

      Date Announced:
      AUG 17, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149197

      TT: When used in conjunction with the Repair Manual, these Blind Spot Monitor, Forward Recognition Camera, and Front Millimeter Wave Radar tips leverage SSTs and readily available tools to support target placement in varying shop ... Read More »

    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #T-TT-0606-20

      Date Announced:
      APR 23, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174921

      TT: Due to the challenges caused by the COVID-19 virus threat, some dealers are experiencing reduced traffic into their stores and causing dealer stock to age. Read More »

    • TSB #T-TT-0583-19_Rev

      Date Announced:
      APR 07, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174894

      TT: Some customers who have upgraded their iPhone® to iOS13 are experiencing a condition where the Bluetooth connection disconnects and reconnects. Read More »

    • TSB #T-SB-0032-20

      Date Announced:
      APR 06, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174890

      TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes Service Bulletin Nos. PG021-88, PG015-89, PG0015-90, PG002-91, PG002-93, PG005-97, PG007-01, PG007-07, PG006-01, PG004-97, T-SB-0144-08, and T-SB-0304-17. Read More »

    • TSB #T-SB-0031-20

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174878

      TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes Service Bulletin No. T-SB-0236-17. Service Bulletin No. T-SB-0236-17 is obsolete and any printed versions should be discarded. Read More »

    • TSB #T-SB-0236-17 Obs

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174879

      OBSOLETE NOTICE April 01, 2020: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0031-20. Audio Head Unit Software Update (Denso) Read More »

    • TSB #T-SB-0024-20

      Date Announced:
      MAR 10, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173804

      TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes Service Bulletin No. T-SB-0003-19. ?The Introduction and Software Update Information sections have been updated. Service Bulletin No. Read More »

    • TSB #T-TT-0598-20

      Date Announced:
      FEB 04, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10172819

      TT: Some vehicles may experience a ?New software is not compatible with the system.? Pop-up while performing T-SB-0003-20 during the head unit software installation process Read More »

    • TSB #T-SB-0008-20

      Date Announced:
      JAN 27, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171405

      TSB: Vehicles may display evidence of a fluid leak or fluid seep from powertrain components. This bulletin explains how to determine the differences between a fluid leak versus a fluid seep. Read More »

    • TSB #T-TT-0520-19_Rev

      Date Announced:
      JAN 23, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171457

      TT: In certain cases of leaking air conditioning systems, the root cause of the leak is inadvertently overlooked, causing a repeat repair. Read More »

    • TSB #T-SB-0279-17_Obs

      Date Announced:
      JAN 13, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171443

      TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE January 13, 2020: This bulletin is now obsolete. Please see T-SB-0003-20. Read More »

    • TSB #Toyota Safety Re

      Date Announced:
      OCT 17, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168529

      Safety Recall and Service Campaign - Technician Certification Requirements Read More »

    • TSB #T-TT-0574-19

      Date Announced:
      SEP 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166024

      TT: Some customers may experience poor outgoing Bluetooth sound quality, this can occur for various reasons. Read More »

    • TSB #T-TT-0553-19

      Date Announced:
      JUL 16, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164352

      TT: The new DCA-8000 Diagnostic Charger may cause your facility?s Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter (GFCI) breaker to trip. A GFCI breaker can be tripped for various reasons, one of the reasons may be related to the DCA-8000. Read More »

    • TSB #T-SB-0073-19

      Date Announced:
      JUN 24, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162757

      TSB: TMNA Accessory Sales and Marketing has developed a Toyota paint protection film (PPF) decal (treated with a specially developed light adhesive) for 2019 ? 2020 model year Toyota vehicles. The decal comes in two sizes (2.8 in. x 8 in. Read More »

    • TSB #T-TT-0414-16-Rev

      Date Announced:
      FEB 28, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10155247

      TT: Some customers may encounter Bluetooth® connectivity concerns such as: ? Difficulty to pair the phone. ? Intermittent Bluetooth® failure to connect to the vehicle when first turning on the vehicle. Read More »

    • TSB #Toyota Safety Re

      Date Announced:
      FEB 06, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154795

      Safety Recall and Service Campaign - Technician Certification Requirements Read More »

    • TSB #T-TT-0516-18_Rev

      Date Announced:
      FEB 06, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154797

      TT: The microphone circuit passes through the DCM before reaching the radio/navigation system. To simplify the diagnosis of the microphone, Safety Connect SOS button lights, and DCM (Telematics transceiver) inoperative conditions, refer ... Read More »

    • TSB #T-TT-0520-19

      Date Announced:
      JAN 04, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153265

      TT: In certain cases of leaking air conditioning systems, the root cause of the leak is inadvertently overlooked, causing a repeat repair. Read More »

    • TSB #T-TT-0515-18

      Date Announced:
      DEC 10, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153204

      TT: When adjusting the Forward Recognition Camera on vehicles with Toyota Safety Sense, it can be difficult to print the repair manual target to the proper size. Read More »

    • TSB #T-TT-0414-16-Rev

      Date Announced:
      SEP 12, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150015

      TT: Some customers may encounter Bluetooth® connectivity concerns such as: ? Difficulty to pair the phone. ? Intermittent Bluetooth® failure to connect to the vehicle when first turning on the vehicle. Read More »

    • TSB #Safety Recall an

      Date Announced:
      JUL 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145776

      Update on Technician Certification Requirements. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

    • TSB #T-TT-0600-20

      Date Announced:
      FEB 25, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10172864

      TT: Some customers may experience echoing on the line calling the vehicle when using Bluetooth Hands Free. This is caused by the phone Hands Free volume being too low. Read More »

    • TSB #T-SB-0236-17_Rev

      Date Announced:
      FEB 21, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10172857

      TSB: Some 2017 ? 2018 model year Prius Prime vehicles equipped with Premium Audio (R10A5430) or earlier may exhibit one or more of the following conditions. Updated multimedia software is now available to address these conditions. Read More »

    • TSB #T-TT-0583-19

      Date Announced:
      NOV 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169435

      TT: Some customers who have upgraded their iPhone® to iOS13 are experiencing a condition where the Bluetooth connection disconnects and reconnects. Read More »

    • TSB #T-TT-0442-17_Rev

      Date Announced:
      APR 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159739

      TT: Safety Connect is a vehicle option which requires a subscription fee for the system to be active after the initial trial period. Once the subscription has expired the DCM (Telematics Transceiver) will be in an inactive state. Read More »

    • TSB #T-TT-0414-16-Rev

      Date Announced:
      FEB 28, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10155247

      TT: Some customers may encounter Bluetooth® connectivity concerns such as: ? Difficulty to pair the phone. ? Intermittent Bluetooth® failure to connect to the vehicle when first turning on the vehicle. Read More »

    • TSB #T-TT-0516-18_Rev

      Date Announced:
      FEB 06, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154797

      TT: The microphone circuit passes through the DCM before reaching the radio/navigation system. To simplify the diagnosis of the microphone, Safety Connect SOS button lights, and DCM (Telematics transceiver) inoperative conditions, refer ... Read More »

    • TSB #T-TT-0414-16-Rev

      Date Announced:
      SEP 12, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150015

      TT: Some customers may encounter Bluetooth® connectivity concerns such as: ? Difficulty to pair the phone. ? Intermittent Bluetooth® failure to connect to the vehicle when first turning on the vehicle. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

    • TSB #T-TT-0520-19

      Date Announced:
      MAR 26, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173985

      TT: In certain cases of leaking air conditioning systems, the root cause of the leak is inadvertently overlooked, causing a repeat repair. Read More »

    • TSB #T-SB-0022-20

      Date Announced:
      MAR 10, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173799

      TSB: Some 2016 ? 2020 model year Toyota vehicles may exhibit naturally occurring odors emitted from the HVAC system and/or related environmental factors. Follow the General Procedure in this bulletin to minimize the odors experienced. Read More »

    • TSB #T-TT-0468-17-Rev

      Date Announced:
      FEB 25, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10155238

      TT: HVAC drain tube is found to be blocked/clogged. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

    • TSB #T-TT-0442-17_Rev

      Date Announced:
      APR 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159739

      TT: Safety Connect is a vehicle option which requires a subscription fee for the system to be active after the initial trial period. Once the subscription has expired the DCM (Telematics Transceiver) will be in an inactive state. Read More »

    • TSB #T-SB-0157-18_Obs

      Date Announced:
      APR 17, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159723

      TSB: OBSOLETE NOTICE April 17, 2019: This bulletin is no longer applicable and is now obsolete. Read More »

    • TSB #T-SB-0044-16_Rev

      Date Announced:
      FEB 07, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154800

      TSB: REVISION NOTICE February 7, 2019 Rev2: * Applicability has been updated to include 2010 - 2014 model year Matrix, 2017 - 2019 model year C-HR, 2019 model year Corolla Hatchback, and 2018 - 2019 model year Toyota vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #Toyota Safety Re

      Date Announced:
      FEB 06, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154795

      Safety Recall and Service Campaign - Technician Certification Requirements Read More »

    • TSB #T-TT-0442-17_Rev

      Date Announced:
      MAY 10, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10141576

      TT: Safety Connect is a vehicle option which requires a subscription fee for the system to be active. The trail period of service is provided upon the vehicle purchase. Read More »

    • TSB #Safety Recall an

      Date Announced:
      JUL 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145776

      Update on Technician Certification Requirements. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

    • TSB #T-SB-0024-20

      Date Announced:
      MAR 10, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173804

      TSB: SUPERSESSION NOTICE The information contained in this bulletin supersedes Service Bulletin No. T-SB-0003-19. ?The Introduction and Software Update Information sections have been updated. Service Bulletin No. Read More »

    • TSB #T-TT-0442-17_Rev

      Date Announced:
      APR 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159739

      TT: Safety Connect is a vehicle option which requires a subscription fee for the system to be active after the initial trial period. Once the subscription has expired the DCM (Telematics Transceiver) will be in an inactive state. Read More »

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