Archive for November, 2016
Genuine Toyota Parts and Tires in Birmingham AL
If you own a car, at some point it will need a tune-up or a repair. In fact, if you are consistent with your tune-ups you may even avoid some repairs. But, we can agree that both tune-ups and repairs are expected with any car. If you have a Toyota you will want to know that any replacement parts you order are genuine. Serra Toyota, in Birmingham AL, sells both tires and genuine Toyota parts. (more…)
When should you replace your windshield wipers?
It seems that no matter what the weather is, it has an effect on your car’s windshield wiper blades. The heat breaks down the rubber wiper blades and the ice can take big chunks out of them. So, when should you replace your windshield wipers?
Will Colder Weather affect Tire Pressure?
While Birmingham has mild winters, there still is enough of a temperature change to consider what effect it will have on your tires. Colder weather does affect tire pressure. The real question is how cold and how much of an effect does it have. Let’s take a closer look at how tire pressure is affected by temperature changes.
There’s no shortage of reliable SUVs to choose from here on our lot at Serra Toyota. From the massive 2017 Toyota Sequoia to the nimble 2017 Toyota RAV4, we have the perfect option for every driver, whether they’re looking for efficiency or they need room for the entire family. Now it looks like Toyota is getting ready to give drivers yet another option with the introduction of the 2018 Toyota C-HR crossover, which just made its official United States debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show. (more…)
Does Jan from the Toyota Ads appear in any movies?
Through the years we have had some brand spokespeople that win over our hearts and minds. There was the “where’s the beef” lady from Wendy’s and of course there is Flo from Progressive and that poor Maytag repairman who never has anything to repair! Toyota is proud that our spokesperson, Jan has joined the storied ranks of these other spokespeople. Jan is very popular. In fact, there are all kinds of google searches about her to understand who Jan is and has she been in any movies. (more…)
Black Friday is one of the biggest shopping days of the year. People wake up early, wait in line, and fight off other shoppers to get the best deal, but we don’t think that Black Friday has to be that big of a hassle. We’re making it easier to take advantage of Black Friday deals here at Serra Toyota because we’re celebrating all month long with our Truck-A-Thon event. We’re offering our lowest prices and payments of the year for many of our SUVs and trucks through the end of November, so now is the perfect time to lease one of these reliable vehicles. (more…)
Thanksgiving 2016 Open Restaurants in Birmingham AL
You can’t think about Thanksgiving and not think about food. It is definitely a food-centered holiday. There are two distinct groups at Thanksgiving, those who love to cook and those who don’t. It seems we all love to eat. If you would prefer having someone else cook, or cook and do the dishes, here are some ideas of restaurants that will be open on Thanksgiving in 2016 in our beloved Birmingham AL. (more…)
Men’s Health Awareness Events in Birmingham AL
In 2003 two good friends in Melbourne Australia got together to have a beer. As the evening wore on and the conversation got more serious they started to talk about what they could do for loved ones who had succumbed to prostate cancer. The idea of Movember was born during that conversation. Eventually, 30 men agreed to grow mustaches for 30 days to raise awareness for men’s health issues. Now there are events all over the world, including in Birmingham AL. (more…)
As more people decide to go green, electric and hybrid vehicles are only going to become more popular. Here at Serra Toyota, we already offer a few of these models, like the Toyota Prius and the Toyota RAV4 Hybrid, but it looks like Toyota may have more low- and zero-emissions models in the works. According to recent rumors, Toyota could start selling its first long-range EV by 2020. (more…)
What song is being played in the 2017 Toyota Camry ad
Toyota is creative and brings personality and storytelling to their ad campaigns. As the holidays are coming up, we all have family on our minds. Here is a fun take on sibling rivalry. It also does a brilliant job of showcasing the 2017 Toyota Camry’s fun-to-drive factor. You may be trying to place that big sentimental song. It sounds like Sinatra or Bennett, but it isn’t. Turns out that song was written and performed specifically for this ad. The artist is Alex Lencina. If you look below you can hear him sing the National Anthem. We hope you enjoy the ad, your siblings and the upcoming holidays! (more…)