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Sorry, not finding the search function and I'm sure someone has already posted about this. Can it be shut off, it serves no useful purpose. Thanks.
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I'm told that it is easy on that model to be in reverse and not realize it.......so it can serve some purpose.

But owners almost universally HATE IT and there is a way to turn it off.

In the upper right part of the screen there should be a "Google custom search" box......but that seems to find nothing on this site about it.

Try PriusChat.com

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I lived in Japan about 30 years ago. Back then, whenever a car went faster than 100 km/hr, there was a little bell under the dashboard that would ring continuously. The first time I heard it was when I was riding in a coworker's car. I asked what it was and he explained it. Then I said "why don't you reach up under the dashboard and disconnect it?" "Because the car wouldn't pass annual safety inspection". "You could reach up under the dashboard and reconnect it for the inspection". Corrupting foreign influence...

So beeping while backing up? It could be worse...
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