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Archive for the ‘Tips & Tricks’ Category

Every new Toyota vehicle comes with ToyotaCare

Tuesday, August 6th, 2019
Toyota Emblem Outside

What is included with ToyotaCare?

Toyota has always been a company that strives to deliver reliable vehicles to its customers. That is why Toyota created a new service program called ToyotaCare. What is included with ToyotaCare? It covers normal vehicle maintenance and it provides 24/7 roadside assistance. Both of these are available at no cost for two years. Interested in learning more? Keep reading below! (more…)

Plane, Train, or Automobile: Which Is Best For St. Louis Travelers

Friday, June 28th, 2019
Family of four sitting in the back of their crossover

While family road trips seem to be happening less and less in favor of plane travel, we think there are some obvious benefits that people are missing out on with this replacement. Learn more about the 5 benefits that we think make car travel better than air travel for families below. (more…)

What does the ECO Mode button in my Toyota do?

Wednesday, May 15th, 2019
2018 Toyota Corolla LE Eco in white

While Toyota models equipped with an ECO Mode button are likely already competitive in the fuel economy department, using the ECO Mode function can optimize their fuel-sipping capabilities even further. Just what does pressing the ECO Mode button do and when should drivers be using it for the best results? We break it down below.  (more…)

Toyota Tundra Upgrades For Your Next Camping Trip

Wednesday, May 8th, 2019
Tent set up on a platform overlooking a body of water

It’s the start of camping season in the St. Louis, MO area and outdoor lovers are gearing up for their weekend adventures. While stocking up on camping equipment like tents, sleeping bags, and water sports equipment is where most campers will start, an upgrade to your camping vehicle like the Toyota Tundra may result in some of the biggest gains in capability. We discuss our top 3 Toyota accessories for camping that can be added to the Tundra below. (more…)

Spring Clean Your Toyota With These Automotive Cleaning Hacks

Friday, March 15th, 2019
man washing his car

Today marks the first day of spring. While the weather doesn’t always cooperate with the arrival of the new season, St. Louis residents are usually eager to put winter behind them and welcome in spring with some cleaning to freshen things up. Most spring-cleaning checklists cover all areas of the home, but we encourage car owners to spend some time in their garage giving their vehicle the TLC it deserves for making it through the winter season. Find some auto detailing tips and tricks from the pros to help you with spring cleaning your vehicle below. (more…)

How can I get my car to heat up faster?

Thursday, February 28th, 2019
woman in a hat driving a car

There’s nothing worse than being stuck inside a cold car in the depths of winter with a heater that is blowing out cold air. Why is it that the warm air always seems to kick in right as you reach your destination? Luckily for drivers who hate the cold, there are a few tips and tricks to make your car’s cabin heat up a little more quickly on cold mornings and winter drives. (more…)

Connect to Select Toyota Models Remotely with Entune 3.0

Wednesday, January 9th, 2019
Man using Toyota remote connect on his smart watch

The new Toyota Entune 3.0 system has been receiving a lot of buzz for bringing Apple CarPlay and Amazon Alexa compatibility to the Toyota lineup. While those features are exciting, they are just a part of what Toyota Entune 3.0 is capable of. Another one of our favorite Entune 3.0 features is remote connect which allows drivers to access vehicle functionality from their smartphone or watch. Learn more below. (more…)

What is automatic climate control and how does it work?

Friday, December 14th, 2018
air conditioning knob with blue and red lights

Many new Toyota models come equipped with an automatic climate control feature that increases cabin comfort and decreases driver frustration. Learn more about how to operate the settings and controls of your Toyota automatic climate control system below. (more…)

How to Keep Your Windshield Frost-Free with No Garage

Thursday, November 29th, 2018
View out of the windshield of an empty snowy road

No garage? No problem! Starting the car on winter mornings when there is no warm garage to park in usually means extra time spent scraping and brushing away winter snow and ice. However, there are a few hacks that can help the frost from forming at all making for a quicker and more pleasant exit on cold mornings. Find 2 easy ways for preventing frost below! (more…)

Do I really need to use genuine Toyota motor oil?

Monday, September 17th, 2018
Car mechanic pouring oil into an engine

Your car is likely one of the largest investments you will ever make, and following the Toyota recommended service intervals and maintenance guidelines is the best way to ensure that your car will run optimally and retain is overall value for years to come. We have put together some answers to FAQs surrounding Toyota oil changes below. (more…)

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