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Get an additional warranty with the purchase of a new Toyota vehicle at Ackerman Toyota

What is Ackerman for Life?

Picture this: you have just purchased a new vehicle. Time passes and your vehicle is running great. Your warranty runs out and no sooner your vehicle’s engine starts to act up and needs some work done. Now what? Your warranty has run out, so you will have to pay for it out of your own pocket. This whole situation would be a lot different if you had purchased a vehicle from Ackerman Toyota. Every new Toyota vehicle that is sold comes with Ackerman for Life. What is Ackerman for Life? In short, it is an extra warranty on your vehicle’s engine given outside of the factory warranty. Keep reading to learn more. Read the rest of this entry >>

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Gear up for winter driving with an all-wheel drive vehicle!

Where can I purchase a vehicle with all-wheel drive in St. Louis?

The beautiful season of fall is coming to a close and winter is right around the corner. You know what that means. Snow is coming! If you are thinking about purchasing a vehicle with all-wheel drive to make it through this winter, that would not be a bad idea! Are you now wondering, ‘where can I purchase a vehicle with all-wheel drive in St. Louis?” You have come to the right place! At Ackerman Toyota, we have many pre-owned and new vehicles that come with all-wheel drive. Keep reading as we delve more into this topic! Read the rest of this entry >>

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Check out the financing options at Ackerman Toyota!

Where can I finance a new Toyota vehicle in St. Louis?

You are in the process of searching for a new car. It is narrowed down to the Toyota brand. You are still contemplating an SUV, a sedan, and a truck. One of the things that you are also thinking about is the price tag. It is a little beyond your reach, so you need a little financial help. You are beginning to look around and ask, “where can I finance a new Toyota vehicle in St. Louis?” You have come to a great place! At Ackerman Toyota, we offer financing options so that you can purchase the new Toyota that you have had your eye on for quite some time! Keep reading to learn more. Read the rest of this entry >>

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Learn more about purchasing a certified pre-owned vehicle at Ackerman Toyota!

Where can I find a certified pre-owned Toyota vehicle in St. Louis?

You are in need of a new-to-you vehicle, but you do not want to purchase a brand-new vehicle. You like the idea of purchasing a used vehicle, but what if something goes wrong? Is anything covered, or will you be on your own? It sounds like you would benefit greatly from purchasing a certified pre-owned Toyota vehicle. Now we have you wondering, “where can I find a certified pre-owned Toyota vehicle in St. Louis?” You have come to the right place! We have certified pre-owned vehicles on our lot at Ackerman Toyota. Keep reading to learn more! Read the rest of this entry >>

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Keep your vehicle running with genuine Toyota parts

Where can I order genuine Toyota parts in St. Louis?

Whether you have a brand new or a good old trusty Toyota vehicle that keeps on going along, you should always have your vehicle serviced with genuine Toyota parts. Where can I order genuine Toyota parts in St. Louis? We sell genuine Toyota parts right here at Ackerman Toyota! Keep reading below to learn more about why you should always use genuine Toyota parts. Read the rest of this entry >>

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Understanding what your vehicle is telling you

What do the dashboard warning lights in my Toyota mean?

How many times have you seen a light on your dashboard illuminate, and not know what it meant? This can be a scary situation because you are not sure if you should b-line it for the mechanic, pull over for a few minutes, or just go straight home. Keep reading as we explore the answer to the question, what do the dashboard warning lights in my Toyota mean? Read the rest of this entry >>

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Replace Your Toyota Owner’s Manual With These Steps

While online research and blog posts like this one can be a great resource for drivers who have questions about their Toyota model, the best way to learn about the specifics of your model is with your owner’s manual. We suggest keeping your Toyota owner’s manual tucked in your glove compartment for easy access whenever you are in your vehicle. If you have misplaced your manual and are in need of a new copy, don’t worry. There are a few ways to get your hands on that precious information. We break it down below. Read the rest of this entry >>

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Are underinflated tires better for off roading?

We talk a lot on the Ackerman Toyota blog about proper tire pressure. Having the correct tire pressure increases safety and traction, reduces tire damage, and even helps drivers get better fuel economy. However, the correct tire pressure for driving on smooth pavement may not be the same as the best tire pressure when off roading on rough and rocky terrain. What should your tire pressure be when venturing off of the beaten path? We break it down below. Read the rest of this entry >>

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Is it legal to ride a motorcycle without a helmet in Missouri?

For some drivers, motorcycles represent ultimate freedom on the open road. For others, going out on the motorcycle is a perfect way to spend time with friends or get outside on a nice day. Motorcycle driving laws including whether drivers and passengers need to wear a helmet or not change by state. We break down the motorcycle laws currently in place in Missouri below. Read the rest of this entry >>