Category Archives: Safety

Person Holding a Phone with Toyota Collision Assistance Service Checklist at an Accident

Toyota Adds Mobile Collision Assistance Service to Help Drivers After an Accident

What Is the Toyota Collision Assistance Service? 

Are you unsure of what to do after an accident? Toyota is here to help and will make it easy with the brand-new Toyota Mobile Collision Assistance Service. With this new and innovative technology available to Toyota and Lexus drivers, many want to know – what is the Toyota Collision Assistance Service – and Downeast Toyota will help answer all of your questions. Hop in your 2021 Toyota RAV4 today at Downeast Toyota near Bangor, ME and enjoy world-class safety at every turn!

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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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Close Up of Seatbelt with White Toyota IIHS Top Safety Picks Text

9 Toyota Models Provide Award-Winning Safety at Downeast Toyota

Which New Toyota Models Are IIHS Top Safety Picks Bangor ME? 

Do you put safety at the top of your automotive wish list? The Toyota brand will deliver an impressive list of IIHS Top Safety Picks available at Downeast Toyota. Families, who prioritize safety want to know – which new Toyota models are IIHS Top Safety Picks in Bangor, ME? Find out how Toyota models qualify as IIHS Top Safety Picks and which models are the best fit for you with this overview by Downeast Toyota. 

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Man Walking Down the Middle of a Snowy Street

How To Prepare a Winter Safety Kit for Your Car in the Bangor Area

What Do You Need in Your Winter Emergency Kit? 

Winter has arrived in Maine. With deep snow, violent storms and icy roads – you never know when disaster may strike on the road. Keep an emergency kit in your 2021 Toyota RAV4 and you will be ready for anything on the road. You may ask yourself – what do you need in your winter emergency kit? We are here to help at Downeast Toyota. Use this quick checklist to pack your winter safety kit this season! 

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Close Up of a Car with a Flat Tire

Step-By-Step Instructions for Changing a Tire on Your Toyota

How To Change a Tire on Your Toyota  

Have you ever had a flat tire on your 2021 Toyota Camry? Are you a new driver interested in how to change a flat tire? We are here to help at Downeast Toyota. Learn how to change a tire on your Toyota with this quick step-by-step guide and video. Contact the Downeast Toyota Service Department with any questions and concerns. We are here to help! 

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Close Up of Tires in Snow and Another Car on a Snowy Road

Top 5 Tips for Safe Winter Driving in Maine

How To Drive on Snow and Ice in Bangor ME 

Winter has arrived in Maine and that means snow and ice on the roads. Maine residents are no strangers to slick roads in the middle of winter – but if you are a new driver or want a refresher on winter driving – we have got you covered at Downeast Toyota. Learn how to drive on snow and ice in Bangor, ME with a few quick tips provided by Downeast Toyota. 

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Blue and Silver 2021 Toyota Camry Models in a Parking Lot

Toyota Models Upgrade Family Safety with Toyota Safety Sense™ 2.5

What Are the Toyota Safety Sense™ 2.5 Features and Systems? 

Are you looking for a car, truck or crossover that provides award-winning safety? The 2021 Toyota Camry puts safety first and will debut Toyota Safety Sense™ 2.5 technology and many car shoppers want to know – what are the Toyota Safety Sense™ 2.5 features and systems? Find out how next-generation Toyota Safety Sense™ technology will help keep you safe.  

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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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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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Man Driving 2020 Toyota RAV4 with White Text Box and Toyota Safety Connect Logo

Step-By-Step Instructions To Use Toyota Safety Connect in Your Toyota

How To Use the Toyota Safety Connect Feature

Toyota Safety Connect is an added asset for families on the go that will help you maintain peace of mind with 24/7 support when you choose the 2020 Toyota RAV4. With Toyota Safety Connect technology, you will benefit from Automatic Collision Notification, Enhanced Roadside Assistance, a Stolen Vehicle Locator and an Emergency Assistance Button. Learn how to use the Toyota Safety Connect feature with this quick step-by-step guide and how-to video. Visit the Downeast Toyota inventory today to find a Toyota to fit your lifestyle! Read the rest of this entry >>