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1 quart every 3000 miles seems to be well within the spec for just about every Prius, so it seems almost certainly acceptable for yours ( though we still haven't heard what year yours is ).
Try the owner's manual. If that doesn't say, contact your Toyota service department and have them check the maintenance manuals. Different cars have different acceptable burn off/losses. For example, my Toyota MR2 is within specification as long as it doesn't burn more than 1 quart every 1000 miles.
Swivels, extensions, shallow sockets, and a ratchet. Depending on what is blocking access you may have to remove/unbolt something else or lift the engine slightly to gain access. In this video he had to remove the belt from his AC compressor and move it slightly. Not sure what year of Jetta in the video though.
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