Archive for the ‘Service’ Category

Why Won’t My Toyota Camry Start with Push-Button Start?

Wednesday, September 11th, 2019
Man Using Push-Button Start in the 2019 Toyota RAV4

Top 5 Reasons Why Toyota Push-Button Start Won’t Work

Toyota Smart Key® with push-button start is a popular feature in the 2019 Toyota Camry and many more Toyota-brand models – but what happens when you push the START button and it doesn’t work? Find out what the problem might be with this list of the top 5 reasons why Toyota push-button start won’t work provided by Downeast Toyota. (more…)

Downeast Toyota in Brewer Provides a Full Lineup of Toyota Tacoma Accessories

Thursday, August 15th, 2019
Man and Woman Sitting in the Bed of a Gray 2019 Toyota Tacoma with Bed Extender and Cooler

Where To Get Toyota Tacoma Parts and Accessories Bangor ME

Have you fallen in love with the 2019 Toyota Tacoma? With an impressive list of Toyota-brand accessories and aftermarket parts, you can make your Toyota Tacoma stand out from the automotive crowd. If you are wondering where to get Toyota Tacoma parts and accessories in Bangor, ME – Downeast Toyota has the answer you are looking for! (more…)

Step-By-Step Instructions to Change the Battery in Your Toyota Key Fob

Tuesday, July 16th, 2019
Key and Key Fob on a Dashboard with White Text Box and Black How To Replace the Battery in Your Toyota Key Fob Text

How To Replace the Battery in Your Toyota Key Fob

Is your Toyota Smart Key® key fob not working? It may be time for a new battery in your Toyota RAV4 key fob. When the battery life in your Toyota key fob is low – the standard battery life is 1 to 2 years – you will hear an alarm in the cabin when the engine stops. Learn how to replace the battery in your Toyota key fob with these step-by-step instructions and a how-to video – all you need is a small flathead screwdriver and a replacement battery. Find a Toyota car, truck or crossover to fit your lifestyle today when you visit the Downeast Toyota inventory! (more…)

Step-By-Step Guide to Turn Off the Toyota Maintenance Required Light

Wednesday, June 12th, 2019
Red Toyota Camry in a Service Department on a Lift with Black Text Box and White How To Reset the Toyota Maintenance Light Text

How To Reset the Toyota RAV4 Maintenance Required Light

Are you the proud owner of a brand-new 2019 Toyota RAV4? Regular maintenance and service will ensure that your Toyota RAV4 delivers peak performance every time you get behind the wheel. To help you remember regular maintenance, Toyota vehicles will feature a Maintenance Required Light – MAINT REQD – that will serve as an important reminder. In many cases, after maintenance is performed, the light will reset, but in the event that it does not, it is important to know how to reset the Toyota RAV4 Maintenance Required Light. Learn how with this step-by-step guide! (more…)

Step-By-Step Guide to Jump Start a Toyota RAV4 Hybrid and Toyota Prius

Tuesday, May 14th, 2019
Close Up of Jumper Cables on a Battery with Black Text Box and White How To Jump Start a Toyota Hybrid Text

How To Jump Start a Hybrid Toyota Car or Crossover

Armed with fuel-efficient gas engines and high-torque electric motors, Toyota-brand hybrids like the Toyota RAV4 Hybrid crossover, the iconic 2019 Toyota Prius and the all-new 2020 Toyota Corolla Hybrid provide drivers with unrivaled performance at every turn. But what happens when the battery dies in your Toyota hybrid? Learn how to jump start a hybrid Toyota car or crossover with this step-by-step guide that highlights the Toyota RAV4 Hybrid and the Toyota Prius. (more…)

When Do You Need to Replace the Windshield Wiper Blades on Your Toyota RAV4?

Thursday, April 11th, 2019
Two Hands on a Steering Wheel with Smeared Rain on Windshield and a Black Rectangle with White Windshield Wiper Maintenance and Care Text

How Often Should You Replace Windshield Wiper Blades on Your Toyota?

Spring is in the air at Downeast Toyota and it is time to get ready for your next family adventure. When you hit the road this spring and summer, your ability to see the road is vital and that means you will need a set of high-quality windshield wiper blades when the spring and summer rains arrive. Families that are on the move this spring may want to know – how often should you replace windshield wiper blades on your 2019 Toyota RAV4? (more…)

What Are the Different Types of Tires for Your Toyota Tacoma at Downeast Toyota?

Monday, April 8th, 2019
Gray, Green and White 2019 Toyota RAV4 Models Parked by Water with Close Up of Wheels and Tires

What Kind of Tires Should You Buy for Your Toyota Bangor ME?

Are you doing some automotive spring cleaning? After a long winter in Maine, it may be time for a new set of tires for your 2019 Toyota RAV4 this spring and many car shoppers want to know – what kind of tires should you buy for your Toyota in Bangor, ME? Take a look at the different types of tires available in the Downeast Toyota Tire Store to find the right fit for your Toyota car, truck or crossover this season. (more…)

Spring Automotive Maintenance Tips and Tricks for Your Toyota in the Bangor Area

Wednesday, March 20th, 2019
Mechanic in Blue Working Under the Hood of a Silver Car with Black Rectangle and White Top 5 Spring Car Care Tips Text

Top 5 Spring Car Care Tips and Tricks

Spring is in the air in the Bangor area – we hope. When the snow clears, it is time to hit the road on your next family adventure and it is important to keep up with regular automotive maintenance. Ensure that your 2019 Toyota RAV4 stays in peak condition with these top 5 spring car care tips and tricks from the Downeast Toyota Service Department. (more…)

Get Your Toyota Camry Ready for a Summer Road Trip at Downeast Toyota!

Monday, June 11th, 2018
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Top 5 Summer Car Care Tips and Tricks

Summer has arrived! Are you and your family planning your next summer vacation? Make sure that your 2018 Toyota Camry is ready for action this summer with this list of top 5 summer car care tips and tricks provided by the Downeast Toyota Service Department. (more…)

Toyota Temporary Spare Tire Specs and Driving Range

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018
A Mechanic's Hands with Gloves Putting on a New Tire

How Far Can You Drive Your Toyota Camry on a Spare Tire?

When disaster strikes and you get a flat tire on your 2018 Toyota Camry, you are faced with the time-honored task of changing your tire on the side of the road. Temporary tires are a lightweight, less-reliable backup plan that makes it easier to maneuver, but many drivers want to know – how far can you drive your Toyota Camry on a spare tire? Equipped with a temporary spare tire, you will have a driving range of 50 miles before you should have your punctured tire repaired or replaced. Check your Toyota Owner’s Manual for more details. (more…)