Category Archives: Manufacturer Information

mechanic with clipboard doing inspection on car

Can I get my Lexus serviced at a Toyota dealership?

Is it possible to get a Lexus serviced at a Toyota dealership?

You may know that Lexus and Toyota are sibling companies. Lexus is often colloquially called the luxury branch of Toyota. Consequently, if you own a Lexus vehicle, but don’t have a local Lexus dealer, knowing where to get it serviced, repaired, and the like, can be confusing. But since Toyota and Lexus are sibling companies, shouldn’t a Lexus be able to be serviced at a Toyota dealer?

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What kind of oil does a 2020 Toyota Camry use?

Which Oil to Put in Your 2020 Camry

While we always recommend that you bring in your vehicle for regular servicing and check-ups, we respect and support the DIY home mechanic. One of the more basic car maintenance skills that people tend to learn when getting into cars and car care is changing the oil in a vehicle. If you go to the automotive section of your local department store, you’ll be greeted by a full wall of oils, all with different names and designations. None of them tell you which oil goes in which vehicle.

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2020 Toyota Super Bowl commercial ad still frame

What was the 2020 Toyota Super Bowl commercial?

Watch the Toyota Big Game Commercial

If you love football, then the Super Bowl is great. It’s the two best teams of the year facing off to see who’s best. In other words, it’s sports at its finest. If you don’t like football, then the Super Bowl is still great because the commercials are top notch.

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2020 Toyota Supra driving on a racetrack, rear view

What does Toyota TRD stand for?

Toyota TRD: What is it, really?

Most auto manufacturers have a performance branch that focuses on developing racing vehicles for the professional circuits and producing performance versions of “normal” consumer cars. The Toyota Camry is the perfect example of this. The Toyota Camry is an efficient and practical sedan, perfect for the daily commute or as a family car. However, if one were to take a Camry to a racetrack or drag strip, the results would be lackluster, to say the least. When Toyota produces a Camry TRD, what does that mean? Is it ready for the racetrack? Is it just some different styling?

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Person refueling at a gas station

How to open a gas cap on a Toyota Camry?

Locating the Fuel Door Release in your Camry

We’ve all had it. The new car giddiness. The kind where everything is brilliant, but we still don’t know what all the buttons do or where certain controls are. That’s part of the magic of a new vehicle. However, pulling up to the pump just to realize you don’t know how to open you gas tank can be as embarrassing as it is frustrating.

No worries, we’re here to help. Let us show you…

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2020 Corolla Apple CarPlay showcase

Which Toyota models have Apple CarPlay?

2020 Apple CarPlay Compatible Toyota Models

Being able to get directions, make calls, send messages, and listen to your favorite music without having to navigate your smartphone is a not only a convenience feature, but also a safety feature. Anything that frees up your attention and lets you focus on the road is good for you and everyone else on the road.

So then, which Toyota models have Apple CarPlay? Read the rest of this entry >>

RAV4 Hybrid on production line at TMMK

Where is the 2020 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid made?

2020 RAV4 Hybrid Begins Production in Kentucky

For many, where a car is made is important. For some, it’s the novelty of experiencing different cultures. Owning a foreign car in a domestic market is a great conversation starter and a way to expand one’s horizons. Others may want to support the domestic market, wishing to contribute to a robust economy or support local industry. Or maybe you don’t think about it at all.

Whatever your reasons, people like knowing where their cars are made. So, that begs the question…

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Three 2020 RAV4 hyrbids lined up outside of modernist house

Which 2020 Toyota models are hybrids?

The Full Toyota Hybrid List

Hybrid technology has evolved considerably over the years, making hybrid vehicles better for the environment and better for your wallet. The benefits are incredibly drastic for anyone who does a decent amount of city driving. For those that live in urban areas, hybrids should be at the top of your list when looking to get a new vehicle. With hybrid gas mileage almost doubling that of normal combustion engines, it’s a no-brainer.

So then, hybrids are great. But which 2020 Toyota models are hybrids? Read the rest of this entry >>