Category Archives: Tips & Tricks

Toyota RAV4 Hybrid SUVs in a row

How do you fuel up a hybrid vehicle?

Video guide to getting fuel for your Toyota hybrid vehicle 

Toyota offers a number of hybrid vehicles, from the popular Toyota Prius Hybrid to the large Toyota RAV4 Hybrid. If you’re considering purchasing one of these fuel-efficient vehicles, then check out the video guide below. You’ll learn how to fuel up a hybrid vehicle and what type of fuel a Toyota hybrid vehicle should use. 

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How to dim the instrument panel in your Toyota vehicle

Video guide to dimming or brightening the instrument panel of a Toyota vehicle 

The instrument panel in your Toyota vehicle can be set to several different levels of brightness. This allows you to personalize it to your comfort zone. Watch the video guide below to learn how to dim the instrument panel in your Toyota vehicle, and let us know if you still have any questions. 

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2020 Toyota 4Runner in muddy water

What is the VSC Off button in my Toyota vehicle used for?

When to use the Toyota vehicle VSC Off button  

Sometimes sitting in a new vehicle can feel like getting behind the wheel of an airplane. You may not know what all of the buttons in your Toyota vehicle do, such as the VSC off button. We assure you; they all have their time and place. Keep reading below to learn about what the VSC Off button in your Toyota vehicle is used for and when you should use it. 

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2020 Toyota Tacoma towing a boat

How much horsepower does my Toyota vehicle need in order to tow a boat?

Calculate the horsepower needed to tow your boat in a Toyota SUV or pickup 

You’ve probably never seen a compact car towing a boat. That is because larger vehicles tend to have more powerful engines, which gives them the ability to tow boats and other large objects. If you have a boat, then you are better off owning an SUV or pickup truck, and it also makes sense to pay attention to its performance specifications and power ratings. Below, we’ll tell you how much horsepower your Toyota vehicle needs in order to tow a boat. 

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How to drive in a construction zone in and near Columbia, TN in 2020

Tennessee guidelines for sharing the roads with highway work zones 

It can be stressful to drive in and near highway work zones. You travel at high speeds on the highway, and work zones can come up rather suddenly, with mazes of cones and workers just feet from your vehicle. Knowing how to drive in a construction zone in and near Columbia, TN in 2020 is an important skill that can reduce your stress in these situations. 

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wiper blades on a car windshield

How to change the speed of the windshield wipers in a Toyota vehicle

Video guide to using your Toyota vehicle’s windshield wipers 

Don’t let yourself get caught in bad weather without preparation. Make sure you know how to change the speed of the windshield wipers in a Toyota vehicle. The video below will show you this, plus how to clean your Toyota windshield with spray from your vehicle and more.  

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bird's eye camera in Toyota vehicle

How to use the Bird’s Eye View Camera with Perimeter Scan in your Toyota vehicle

Video guide to viewing an overhead view of your Toyota vehicle 

The Bird’s Eye View Camera in your Toyota vehicle allows you to see an overhead view of your Toyota vehicle. Also, it provides you with a small rendering of what is around the perimeter of your vehicle. The video guide below will show you how to use the Bird’s Eye View Camera with Perimeter Scan in your Toyota vehicle. 

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Is it safe to use bleach to clean my vehicle?

How to properly use bleach to kill the Coronavirus 

If you want to disinfect your vehicle, and you have bleach on hand, then the good news is that it can be safely used on some surfaces; however, you must avoid mixing bleach with other substances or you could create a potentially dangerous mix. Read on below to learn about how to safely use bleach to disinfect your vehicle. 

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