Category Archives: Features and Accessories

Close Up of Smiling Woman with Car Keys and Downeast Toyota Logo

How-To Guide to the Toyota Smart Key Fob Battery

How To Change the Battery in Your Toyota Smart Key 

The Toyota Smart Key is a key highlight of your Toyota car, truck or SUV that makes it easy to lock and unlock your 2021 Toyota RAV4. With the Toyota Smart Key in your pocket, you can lock, unlock, start or open the trunk of your vehicle without ever taking it out of your pocket – but what happens when your battery dies? Find out how to change the battery in your Toyota Smart Key key fob with this quick step-by-step guide created by Downeast Toyota in the Bangor area.

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Dad Putting a Baby in a Car Seat

Step-By-Step Instructions on How To Install a Car Seat in Your Toyota

How To Install a Car Seat in Your Toyota 

Are you a proud new parent? Are you looking forward to family adventures in your 2021 Toyota Highlander? Installing a child car seat may prove to be a new experience for many parents and it can be stressful if you do not know where to start. Learn how to install a car seat in your Toyota with this quick tutorial created by Downeast Toyota. Installation may be different depending on the type of car seat you own and the age of your child. 

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Red 2021 Toyota Prius Prime Charging on a City Street

Step-By-Step Instruction on Charging the 2021 Toyota Prius Prime

How To Charge the Toyota Prius Prime Plug-In Hybrid 

Are you interested in an ultra-efficient plug-in hybrid? The 2021 Toyota Prius Prime is a fan favorite at Downeast Toyota that you will be sure to love. Powered by a 121-horsepower 1.8-liter Toyota Plug-In Hybrid System, the Toyota Prius Prime will earn 55 mpg in the city and 53 mpg on the highway in hybrid mode with a 25-mile electric driving range. Toyota Prius Prime models can be charged in 5.5 hours with a 120-volt standard power outlet and in 2 hours, 10 minutes with a 240-volt power source. Learn how to charge the Toyota Prius Prime Plug-In Hybrid with this quick how-to video provided by Downeast Toyota.

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Man Getting Into Red 2021 Toyota Highlander

Panoramic Moonroof, Driver Easy Speak and More Highlight 2021 Toyota Highlander Features

What Are the 2021 Toyota Highlander Interior and Family Features? 

The 2021 Toyota Highlander is a great option for the family on the go with room for eight passengers in a spacious cabin and a smorgasbord of family-friendly features. Bangor-area families interested in the Toyota Highlander want to know – what are the 2021 Toyota Highlander interior and family features? Check out a few of our favorites at Downeast Toyota in the list below! 

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Hand Holding Phone with Wi-Fi Symbol in a 2021 Toyota Camry

Find Toyota Models with Toyota Entune™ Wi-Fi Connect at Downeast Toyota

Which Toyota Models Have Onboard Wi-Fi Bangor ME? 

Are you planning a family road trip? When you and your family hit the road, it is important to stay connected to media, information and entertainment. The Toyota Entune™ 3.0 touchscreen infotainment system puts entertainment and connectivity just a touch away with Amazon Alexa, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and Wi-Fi Connect. With the addition of onboard Wi-Fi hotspots, many Downeast Toyota car shoppers want to know – which Toyota models have onboard Wi-Fi in Bangor, ME? 

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Visual Alert on 2021 Toyota RAV4 Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert

Step-By-Step Instructions to Toyota Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert

How To Use Toyota Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert  

Toyota Safety Sense™ is a key safety feature in many Toyota models that families love. Available Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert will take safety to the next level and uses a system of indicator lights on the side mirrors and audible warnings to alert drivers when a vehicle enters your blind spot. Rear Cross-Traffic Alert alerts drivers in the same way when it detects a vehicle in your blind spot as you back out of your driveway or parking stall. Learn how to use Toyota Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert with this quick step-by-step guide. Find a Toyota vehicle with Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert today when you visit the Downeast Toyota inventory

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Close Up of Man Using Toyota Remote Connect with a Smartwatch

Step-By-Step Instructions to Use Toyota Remote Connect with Your Smartwatch

How To Set Up Toyota Remote Connect for Apple Watch and Android Smartwatch 

Technology has made life simpler for many Bangor-area drivers and technology like the Apple Watch and Android Wear will upgrade your Toyota experience with access to Toyota Remote Connect. Models like the 2020 Toyota RAV4 that are equipped with Remote Connect will allow you to remote start your vehicle, lock and unlock doors, find your Toyota in a crowded parking lot and more via your smart device. Learn how to set up Toyota Remote Connect for Apple Watch and Android Smartwatch with this step-by-step guide. Find a Toyota model with Remote Connect today when you visit the Downeast Toyota inventory

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Silver 2020 Toyota RAV4 on a City Street at Night with Headlights On

Step-By-Step Instructions To Use Automatic High Beams in Your Toyota

How To Use Toyota Safety Sense™ Automatic High Beams 

Toyota Safety Sense™ is a standard feature in the 2020 Toyota RAV4 and many more Toyota-brand models that provides award-winning safety. Automatic High Beams are a key component of the Toyota Safety Sense™ suite of systems that employs an onboard sensor that will detect oncoming headlights at night and preceding taillights when activated. When the system detects another vehicle, it will automatically switch to low beams to avoid blinding other drivers and switch back to high beams when you are clear of traffic. Learn how to use Toyota Safety Sense™ Automatic High Beams with this quick step-by-step guide. Find a Toyota model equipped with Automatic High Beams when you visit the Downeast Toyota inventory

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Close Up of a Hybrid Badge on Red 2020 Toyota Highlander Hybrid

Which Toyota Hybrid Models Have Electronic On-Demand AWD?

Do Toyota Hybrid Models Have AWD? 

Toyota hybrid models like the 2020 Toyota Prius are dedicated to a fuel-efficient performance – but do Toyota hybrid models have AWD? Families who love outdoor adventures or are faced with inclement weather may need all-wheel drive capabilities without sacrificing fuel economy. We have good news. Hybrid Toyota models are available with an Electronic On-Demand AWD system – that will deliver a memorable performance at every turn. 

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White 2020 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro on a Forest Trail

How-To Guide to Your Toyota Tacoma 4WD System

How To Use the Toyota Tacoma 4WDemand Part-Time 4WD System 

Are you ready for adventure in your 2020 Toyota Tacoma? Do you love mud-slingin’ adventures on the trail? The trail-rated Toyota Tacoma will fit the bill with a capable 4WDemand part-time four-wheel drive system that employs an electronic transfer case and an Automatic Limited Slip Differential. Add a Multi-Terrain Select System with five driver-selectable terrain modes to the equation and the Toyota Tacoma is ready for action. Learn how to use the Toyota Tacoma 4WDemand part-time 4WD system with this guide. Find a Toyota Tacoma that is ready for adventure when you visit the Downeast Toyota inventory today! 

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