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  1. 2003 Random Engine Jerk with NO Codes

    4.2 Faults & Fixes
    Good afternoon all. I have one final issue to solve with my Rav... There will occasionally be a very quick engine jerk that seems to be random. The rpm will quickly drop and come back up. It occurs when in drive, 2, L, neutral. It happens when driving and when completely stopped at a light...
  2. Hypermiling with RAV4 Hybrid is pointless

    4.5 Rav4 Electric Hybrid
    I've been hypermiling (or attempting to, anyways) since I got this car in November last year. I was averaging about 38 MPG. Last month, I reset my MPG meter and decided to stop caring about fuel economy. Hypermiling is a lot of work and I'd rather not care, even if it costs me a few MPG. So I...
  3. How many miles have you driven, or how much fuel have you used after the "Low Fuel" light comes on?

    4.5 Rav4 Electric Hybrid
    Am curious how well our fuel gauges are calibrated. The manual says that the low fuel light comes on at 2.2gal. I suspect that for many the gauge is very conservative. Ignoring the DTE or Distance to Empty, how many miles have you driven, or how many gallons have you used after the low fuel...
  4. Question in regards to Fuel and Fuel Gauge on XSE model

    4.5 Rav4 Electric Hybrid
    Hello. I am new to the Rav4 family. I just purchased a 2014 Rav4 XSE Hybrid and love it. I am almost at 400 miles. My fuel gauge was almost at empty ( not quite for warning light to go on) until this afternoon.. When I started my car again recently , now the fuel gauge says there is a little...