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How Do You Start Your Vehicle if the Engine Floods?

What Do You Do if Your Engine Floods?

We have all heard the horror stories that friends have told about flooded engines, flat tires, smoking engines and everything else under the sun. We have heard all the stories and we hope and pray these failures don’t happen to us. In the event that they do, it is important to know how to react and what the proper course of action may be, whether that is calling the Downeast Toyota Service Department or taking care of it yourself. A common question our service technicians get asked is — what do you do if your engine floods? Take a closer look at why this happens and how to best address the situation. Read the rest of this entry >>

Quicksand Toyota Tacoma TRD Sport in Sand and Orange Toyota Tacoma TRD Off Road in Dirt

Differences Between the Toyota Tacoma TRD Sport and Toyota Tacoma TRD Off Road Trim Levels

Toyota Tacoma TRD Sport vs Toyota Tacoma TRD Off Road

Power, performance, innovation and style are just the tip of the iceberg when you explore the redesigned 2016 Toyota Tacoma. Rebuilt from the ground up, the best-selling Toyota Tacoma is a do-it-all midsize pickup truck that is sure to impress drivers at every turn. Within the scope of the Toyota Tacoma trim levels, two models stand out for those of you seeking unmitigated performance and thrills — the Toyota Tacoma TRD Sport and the Toyota Tacoma TRD Off Road. Take a closer look at the differences between these two trim levels with a detailed Toyota Tacoma TRD Sport vs Toyota Tacoma TRD Off Road comparison. Read the rest of this entry >>

Blue 2016 Toyota Tacoma on the Road

Towing and Payload Numbers Highlight the Redesigned Toyota Tacoma

What is the 2016 Toyota Tacoma Towing Capacity?

When you need to get a job done at home or on the jobsite, the power and toughness of a truck will check all the boxes. Add an affordable price tag and fuel-efficient powertrain to the mix and you have the total package on your hands. If that sounds like your cup of tea, the redesigned 2016 Toyota Tacoma will fit the bill. Amid all of the excitement surrounding the next-generation Toyota Tacoma, many car shoppers still ask — what is the 2016 Toyota Tacoma towing capacity? Take a closer look at the Toyota Tacoma towing and payload capabilities to see how the midsize pickup truck will benefit you. Read the rest of this entry >>

2016 Toyota Avalon Toyota Entune JBL Premium Sound System

Step-by-Step Instructions to Connect Your Smartphone to Toyota Entune

How to Pair Your Phone with Toyota Entune Bluetooth

Technology has become a focus for many automakers and has an influence on everything from comfort and performance to convenience and entertainment. When it comes to the Toyota brand, the Toyota Entune infotainment system is the central focus of your new 2016 Toyota Tacoma. Pairing your smartphone with the system will allow you to control music and entertainment or even send a text message without any trouble. Learn how to pair your phone with Toyota Entune Bluetooth with these step-by-step instructions and liven up your drive. Read the rest of this entry >>

Quicksand 2016 Toyota Tundra TRD Pro Front Grille in Sand

Differences in Toyota Tundra Trim Levels, Features and Prices

2016 Toyota Tundra Trim Levels and Prices

Powerful and dominant, the 2016 Toyota Tundra is sure to impress when you get behind the wheel. Available in six well-equipped trim levels that range from a hard-working Tundra SR and the performance-tuned Tundra TRD Pro to the luxurious Tundra Platinum, the Toyota Tundra can be tailored to fit your needs and your budget. Delve deeper into the Toyota Tundra model lineup with our breakdown of 2016 Toyota Tundra trim levels and prices. Read the rest of this entry >>

Super White 2016 Toyota Sienna LE with All-Wheel Drive on Snow-Covered Road

Toyota Models Improve Performance and Safety with All-Wheel Drive

Which Toyota Models Offer All-Wheel Drive?

Are you looking for an invigorating performance or more confident handling in poor weather? With the Toyota Dynamic Torque Control All-Wheel Drive system incorporated into the Toyota design, you will benefit from dynamic performance and upgraded safety in extreme weather. A common question that many car shoppers ask us at Downeast Toyota is — which Toyota models offer all-wheel drive? Take a closer look at the Toyota models that will augment performance and safety with available all-wheel drive. Read the rest of this entry >>

Red 2017 Toyota Highlander and Red 2016 Toyota Highlander Exterior

Differences Between the 2017 Toyota Highlander and 2016 Toyota Highlander

2017 Toyota Highlander vs 2016 Toyota Highlander

New Toyota editions arrive at Downeast Toyota each year, that include all-new models like the 2017 Toyota Prius Prime and refreshed designs of old favorites. While new editions and refreshed models are exciting, it can lead to confusion for many car shoppers. If you had your heart set on the 2016 Toyota Highlander, the highly-anticipated arrival of the 2017 Toyota Highlander this fall, may throw a wrench into the works. To help you decide whether to buy now or wait for the new edition, we have created a 2017 Toyota Highlander vs 2016 Toyota Highlander comparison to highlight the differences. Read the rest of this entry >>

American Flag Close Up with Wood Background and Happy Memorial Day Banner

Celebrate Veterans in the Bangor Area at These Patriotic Memorial Day Events

2016 Memorial Day Parade and Events Bangor ME

Are you and your family looking for a way to celebrate local veterans this Memorial Day? Celebrate veterans who have made the ultimate sacrifice this year at the local 2016 Memorial Day Parade and events in Bangor, ME. Exciting and informative events will highlight the Memorial Day festivities this year and are sure to provide fun for the whole family. Grab your family and friends, hop in your new 2016 Toyota Highlander and hit the road this Memorial Day. Read the rest of this entry >>