How can I sterilize the electronics in my car?
Our lives have likely never been more centered on deep cleaning everything around us that at this moment in history. But have you also remembered to clean the devices we hold closest to our faces without a second thought. If you’re wondering, ‘How can I sterilize the electronics in my car,’ the team of product experts working at the Serra Toyota showroom has done a little research on the topic. Given the highly contagious nature of the COVID-19 virus, it’s important that we do everything we can to make sure we protect ourselves, families and other loved ones. Let’s take a look at the information our team found and how you can use it at home. Read the rest of this entry
How Do I Use the Toyota Connected Services App With My 2020 Toyota Vehicle?
The available Toyota connected services app allows you to stay connected to your vehicle no matter how far you travel from it. This smartphone app gives you the power to check your vehicles current health status by accessing maintenance information, view active recall alerts, check service deals, and more. Not only can you check how your vehicle is doing but you can also find where you last parked, start or stop the vehicle’s engine, lock the doors, and roll the windows up all from your smartphone app. Do you have a smartwatch? You can connect link your Toyota app to your watch too. Check out the Toyota USA YouTube video below to find out how to set up and use the Toyota Connected Services app with your 2020 Toyota vehicle.
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Setting Up Toyota+Alexa® in a New Toyota Model
In the hunt for a new vehicle, one of the selling points is often what infotainment features are available in each model. Whether you’re looking for the best sound system or the most connectivity features, the available options can make or break your decision when it comes to choosing a new set of wheels. One of the connectivity options many Toyota models offer now is Toyota+Alexa®. This feature is something you may have come across during your search, or maybe you’ve heard about it and want to know what Toyota models offer it. Whichever question you’re looking to answer, this guide is here to help. Keep reading to find out what Toyota vehicles include Amazon Alexa connectivity and to find out how to set up Toyota+Alexa® in a new Toyota vehicle. Read the rest of this entry
How to Wax a Toyota Vehicle with Tub Wax
Waxing your vehicle is an important step in maintaining its shine and overall good looks. With routine waxing, the exterior of your Toyota will stay shiny and have a layer of long-lasting protection. Learn how to wax a Toyota vehicle with tub wax in this guide from Serra Toyota to get your car looking brand new. Read the rest of this entry
Unfortunately, the smell of smoke is particularly hard to remove from car interiors, especially if drivers or passengers habitually smoked inside the cabin. However, there are some ways to lessen the offending odors and keep things smelling fresh. Find some of our top tips below. Read the rest of this entry
After lodging and flights, a rental car is likely the next largest expense that travelers are likely to face. While going through a trusted rental car agency is most important, there are some things that travelers can do to keep their costs down, so there is more room left in the budget for activities and food. So, how can you save money on a rental car during business or family travel? We break it down below. Read the rest of this entry
If upcoming travel plans with the kids have you stressed, this blog is for you. While it can be hard to keep even the most well-behaved children quiet and comfortable during long car trips, we have a variety of tricks that should help to keep them engaged and happy so you can make family memories that don’t include the phrase, “Are We There Yet?” Read the rest of this entry
While Toyota SofTex seats will need a little TLC to stay looking their best, the synthetic leather material was made specifically to reduce the wear and tear that comes with traditional leather upholstery. We have provided a few simple instructions for how to care for Toyota SofTex seats as well as traditional cloth seats below. Read the rest of this entry
Occasionally, drivers may notice a few weird smells coming from inside the cabin of their vehicle that have nothing to do with a messy interior. We break down 3 common causes for weird car smells and how to address them below. Read the rest of this entry
Road trips are an exciting way to add some thrill and adventure to your life, but if you’re not properly prepared, things can quickly go south. Here are our top tips and tricks on how to avoid problems on long road trips to help make your next journey run smoothly. Read the rest of this entry