Downeast Toyota Blog Posts and Articles in Brewer, ME

Where can a recent college graduate get a discount on a new car in Brewer, ME? 

Toyota College Graduate Program in Brewer, ME  College is expensive, but when you’re done with college, you’ll need a vehicle to get you to your new job. Vehicles can be expensive too, but we can help you save money on a new Toyota here at Downeast Toyota. Keep reading below to learn about the Toyota […]

June 10, 2022

Can I adjust the height that my Toyota trunk opens to?

Toyota vehicle adjustable power liftgate settings  Can you adjust the height that your Toyota trunk opens to? Depending on your model, you can absolutely adjust the settings for the opening height on your Toyota car’s trunk. You can find Toyota models with adjustable power liftgates here at Downeast Toyota in Brewer, ME. 

April 21, 2022

Are Toyota vehicles equipped with an autopilot driving mode?

Toyota automated driving system information  Are Toyota vehicles equipped with an autopilot driving mode? Some Toyota vehicles are equipped with Advanced Drive, which is a semi-automated driving system to be used under driver supervision. Scroll down to learn more about Advanced Drive. You can find models with Advanced Drive here at Downeast Toyota in Brewer, […]

April 14, 2022

What are the benefits of owning a Toyota car, truck, or SUV?

How reliable are Toyota vehicles?  Why should you consider driving a Toyota vehicle? Read below to learn about the benefits and perks of Toyota vehicles with us. You can find Toyota vehicles here at Downeast Toyota in Brewer, ME. 

March 22, 2022

How to use the Toyota Wi-Fi hotspot

Video guide to connecting to your Toyota vehicle’s Wi-Fi hotspot  How can you turn on your vehicle’s Wi-Fi hotspot? Watch the video guide below to learn about using the Wi-Fit hotspot in your Toyota vehicle. You can find Toyota vehicles with Wi-Fi hotspots here at Downeast Toyota in Brewer, ME. 

March 17, 2022

What Happens When You Leave Wine in a Car Overnight in the Winter?

How Long Can You Leave Wine in a Cold Car in Winter?  Are you a wine drinker? Do you love a great bottle of red or white on special occasions? Have you ever forgotten a bottle of wine in your 2022 Toyota Camry? Not a problem in most cases – but in the winter months, […]

January 25, 2022

Step-By-Step Instructions to Pair Your Smartphone with Toyota Audio Multimedia System

How To Connect to Toyota Audio Multimedia System Bluetooth  Infotainment gets an instant upgrade in next-generation Toyota entries like the 2022 Toyota Tundra with the addition of the innovative and easy-to-use Toyota Audio Multimedia System. Armed with this brand-new interface, many potential owners want to learn how to connect to Toyota Audio Multimedia System Bluetooth. […]

January 7, 2022

Step-By-Step Instructions to the Toyota Cloud Navigation Feature

How To Use Toyota Audio Multimedia System Cloud Navigation  Did you know that the brand-new Toyota Audio Multimedia System – a fixture in the 2022 Toyota Tundra – uses Cloud Navigation to help you get from Point A to Point B? Armed with Cloud Navigation, the Toyota Tundra and many more Toyota models provide integrated navigation with real-time traffic updates, ETA information, points of interest and more. […]

December 27, 2021

Step-By-Step Instructions to the Toyota HomeLink Universal Garage Door Opener

How To Program and Use the Toyota HomeLink Garage Door Opener  Are you tired of losing your garage door opener in your purse? Do you always seem to forget it in the house? Toyota models like the 2021 Toyota RAV4 are available with a HomeLink universal garage door opener that is located on the rearview mirror. Learn how to […]

October 7, 2021

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 […]

July 16, 2021

Find Electric Vehicle Charging Stations in the Bangor Area

Where To Charge Toyota Electric Vehicles in the Bangor Area  Electric power is a growing trend in the automotive industry and an important key to performance for Toyota vehicles like the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime Plug-In Hybrid and the 2021 Toyota Prius Prime Plug-In Hybrid. To take advantage of electric power in your Toyota, it is […]

June 29, 2021

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 […]

May 18, 2021

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 […]

April 29, 2021

Top 6 Tips and Tricks for Spring Car Care at Downeast Toyota

Tips and Tricks for Spring Car Care and Maintenance  When you invest in a brand-new 2021 Toyota RAV4, it is important to protect your investment with regular care and maintenance. Spring is on its way and many families are hoping to get back on the road for family adventures this year. Before you hit the road, it is […]

March 10, 2021

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 […]

February 8, 2021

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 […]

January 29, 2021

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 […]

January 26, 2021

How Do Front-Wheel Drive Sedans Handle in Winter Weather

How Does the Toyota Corolla Handle in Snow?  Did you know that the Toyota Corolla is one of the best-selling sedans in the world? An affordable, value-packed and fun-to-drive option in the compact car class, the 2021 Toyota Corolla is a fan favorite at Downeast Toyota. With winter on its way to the Pine Tree […]

January 14, 2021

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 […]

October 29, 2020

Leasing vs Buying Your Toyota: What Are the Advantages and Disadvantages?

Differences Between Leasing and Financing Your Toyota  Do you have your heart set on the Toyota brand? Does the 2020 Toyota Tacoma check all the boxes? Do you love the style and versatility of the 2020 Toyota RAV4? Bangor-area drivers who choose Downeast Toyota may want to know – what are the differences between leasing […]

September 29, 2020

Step-By-Step Instructions to Toyota Entune™ 3.0 Dynamic Navigation Features

How To Use the Toyota Entune™ 3.0 Navigation System  Do you need detailed directions to your next destination? Do you need to find a gas station on your family road trip? The Toyota Entune™ 3.0 touchscreen infotainment system with Dynamic Navigation will point you in the right direction. Learn how to use the Toyota Entune™ 3.0 navigation system with this quick step-by-step […]

August 31, 2020

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 […]

August 27, 2020

Does My Toyota Require Premium Fuel?

Should I Use Premium Fuel in My Toyota?  Are you the proud owner of a brand-new Toyota car, truck or crossover? Did you know that the type of fuel you put in your 2020 Toyota RAV4 can impact performance? Regular, mid-grade and premium fuel options can make choosing the right fuel for your vehicle a difficult decision. Bangor-area […]

July 29, 2020

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 […]

June 29, 2020

Step-By-Step Instructions to Install and Use the Toyota Mobile App

How To Set Up and Use the Toyota Mobile App  Are you the proud new owner of a 2020 Toyota RAV4? Do you want to learn more about your brand-new 2020 Toyota Highlander? The Toyota Mobile app will keep you connected to your Toyota car, truck or crossover via your Apple or Android device. With the Toyota Mobile app, you will […]

May 29, 2020

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 […]

April 30, 2020

Tips and Tricks To Improve the Fuel Economy in Your Toyota Hybrid

How To Improve the MPG in Your Toyota Hybrid Car or Crossover  Are you the proud owner of a brand-new 2020 Toyota Prius? Have you fallen in love with your 2020 Toyota Highlander Hybrid? If you have chosen a Toyota hybrid car or crossover, efficient fuel economy is undoubtedly at the top of your automotive priorities list and you might want […]

April 29, 2020

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 […]

March 27, 2020

How To Prevent the Spread of Coronavirus in Your Car in the Bangor Area

How To Clean and Disinfect the Interior of Your Toyota  As the expression goes – cleanliness is next to godliness – and in these uncertain times, finding ways to kill germs and combat the Coronavirus (COVID-19) is vital. The AAA Foundation for Traffic Survey shows that Americans spend 51.1 minutes in the car each day on average – which makes it even more […]

March 24, 2020

Step-By-Step Instructions To Set Up and Operate the Toyota Power Liftgate

How To Use the Toyota Hands-Free Power Liftgate Feature Are you a fan of the next-generation 2020 Toyota Highlander? Have you and your family set your sights on the 2020 Toyota RAV4? Equipped with an available power liftgate, Toyota crossovers make loading and unloading cargo more convenient with a hands-free feature and adjustable height settings. […]

February 26, 2020

Learn To Use the Toyota + Alexa App with Step-By-Step Instructions

How To Use the Toyota + Amazon Alexa App in Your Toyota Do you enjoy the hands-free, voice-activated capabilities of Amazon Alexa at home? Add those capabilities to your day-to-day drive in your 2020 Toyota RAV4 with the innovative Toyota + Amazon Alexa App. Toyota + Amazon Alexa is a FREE app for Apple and […]

December 30, 2019

Toyota Models with 4WD and AWD Perfect for Winter Driving in Bangor Area

What Are the Best Toyota Models for Winter Driving Bangor ME? When winter arrives in Maine – you know that the snow and ice will come hard and fast – and that means you need a vehicle that is equipped for winter travel. Is winter travel on your calendar for this season? Are you looking […]

December 30, 2019

Stay Safe in the Bangor Area this Fall with Fall Driving Tips and Tricks at Downeast Toyota

Top 10 Fall Driving Safety and Maintenance Tips Fall weather and fall foliage are just around the corner and it is time to get your 2019 Toyota RAV4 ready for your next family adventure this fall. Check out this list of top 10 fall driving safety and maintenance tips created by Downeast Toyota!

August 13, 2019

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

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 […]

May 14, 2019

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

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 […]

April 11, 2019

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

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 […]

April 8, 2019

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

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 […]

March 20, 2019

Tips and Tricks To Help Defog Your Windows in Bad Weather

How To Defog the Windows in Your Toyota RAV4 We have all been there – you get up in the morning to head to work and the windows on your 2018 Toyota RAV4 are fogged up. If you have been in this situation, you understand how frustrating it can be, how difficult it can be […]

October 12, 2018

What Are the Toyota Entune™ 3.0 Remote Connect Features and Capabilities?

How To Use Toyota Entune™ 3.0 Remote Connect Toyota Entune™ 3.0 promises to keep drivers and passengers connected no matter where they may be with Wi-Fi Connect, Entune™ App Suite, the Scout® GPS Link App and the all-new Remote Connect feature. With the Toyota Entune™ Remote Connect App installed on your smartphone, you will have […]

August 12, 2018

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

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.

June 11, 2018

Toyota Temporary Spare Tire Specs and Driving Range

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 […]

May 23, 2018

Why is it Important to Wash Your Toyota After the Winter?

How To Prevent Rust From Road Salt in the Winter Maine residents are no strangers to the change in seasons and as winter comes to a close, car care and maintenance is even more important. In the winter months, road salt is an important and necessary safety precaution that can have a negative impact on […]

March 16, 2018

What is Nappa Leather and How Does it Upgrade Automotive Luxury?

What Are the Differences Between Leather and Nappa Leather Interior? Toyota models deliver on the promise of quality and reliability year after year. With that being said – what about car shoppers who want more from their day-to-day commute? What about drivers who enjoy the look and feel of premium leather? Drivers who choose the […]

January 24, 2018

Learn How To Understand and Use the Toyota Camry MID

How To Customize the Toyota Multi-Information Display Are you worried about staying connected when you get behind the wheel? Armed with an innovative Multi-Information Display (MID), Toyota models will ensure that you are always in tune with vehicle operations, exterior weather conditions and safety systems. A majority of the models in the brand lineup are […]

January 11, 2018

What Should You Do When Your Car Starts to Slide on Icy Roads?

How To Correct a Skid on Ice and Snow in the Winter Winter has arrived in Maine. When winter arrives and road conditions deteriorate, it is important to pay attention to your driving habits. In an ideal world, you can avoid driving on snow- and ice-covered roads – that is not always the case – […]

December 18, 2017

Why Do You Need a Set of Snow Tires for Winter Driving?

How Do Snow Tires Improve Winter Driving Performance? Winter is fast approaching and it is only a matter of time until we start to see snow in the Bangor area. When the snow starts to accumulate, driving performance starts to deteriorate and many drivers want to know what they can do to improve traction, handling […]

November 17, 2017

Tips and Tricks To Help Keep Snow and Ice Off Car Windows in the Winter

How To Keep Frost Off Your Car Windshield in the Winter Winter is fast approaching and that means frost on your windshield in the morning. When you are in a hurry to get to work, there is nothing more infuriating than having to take the time to scrape off your car windows, forcing many drivers […]

November 16, 2017

Toyota Models Add Convenient Foot-Activated Power Liftgate to Spec Sheets

How To Use the Toyota RAV4 Power Liftgate Have you ever tried to open or close your liftgate with an armload of groceries? It almost always ends with bags broken, groceries on the ground and a deep-seated feeling of frustration. Toyota engineers have put that level of aggravation behind you with the available power liftgate […]

July 15, 2017

Toyota Entune App Suite Replaces Apple CarPlay and Android Auto in Toyota Models

What is Toyota Entune App Suite and How Does it Work? Entertainment and connectivity are key aspects of the car-buying decision and Toyota Entune will deliver on all counts when you get behind the wheel of the 2017 Toyota Tacoma. Armed with a standard touchscreen display, Bluetooth technology and Siri® Eyes Free voice-recognition, Toyota Entune […]

June 12, 2017

Differences Between Toyota Entune Connected Navigation and Integrated Navigation

Toyota Entune Connected Navigation vs Integrated Navigation If you love getting behind the wheel of your 2017 Toyota 4Runner and hitting the trail in search of adventure, it always helps to know where you are and where you are going. Armed with the Toyota Entune multimedia interface, you can stay on the right track with […]

May 26, 2017

What is Toyota Entune Scout® GPS and How Does it Work?

How To Use Toyota Entune Scout® GPS Link Do you love taking the scenic route when you go on family adventures? Do you enjoy getting a little lost when you explore the Bangor area? Add a little direction to your adventures with the addition of the Toyota Entune Scout® GPS Link application. Available with your […]

April 24, 2017

Where Is the Vehicle Identification Number on Your Toyota Camry?

How To Find the VIN on Your Toyota Your Vehicle Identification Number, or VIN, is an important piece of information. A Vehicle Identification Number is 17 characters long and is the one thing that you can rely on to identify your vehicle from other vehicles on the road. Every vehicle sold in the United States […]

January 23, 2017

Tips and Trick to Get You Ready for Winter Driving in Maine

Top 3 Winter Driving Safety Tips for Maine Drivers The holiday season is in full swing with Thanksgiving just days away and the arrival of the holiday season means that winter weather is not far behind. Brace yourself for bone-chilling cold and snow storms that will leave the roads coated in snow and ice. Here […]

November 17, 2016

What Are the Advantages of Snow Tires on Your Toyota?

Does Your Toyota Tacoma Need Snow Tires? Winter is on its way to the Bangor area and promises frigid temperatures and knee-deep snow. Are you ready for winter weather to arrive? If you are a native to the New England area, you already know how treacherous winter driving can be. Even in a trail-ready model […]

November 17, 2016

Explore the Toyota College Graduate Program and Incentives for Bangor Area Students

What Are the Benefits of the Toyota College Graduate Program? Are you in your last semester of school and looking forward to the future? The day when you no longer have to worry about 15-page research papers and stress-filled final exams is right around the corner and we want you to know there is a […]

September 29, 2016

What is the Toyota Tacoma Crawl Control Feature and How Does it Work?

How to Operate the Toyota Tacoma Crawl Control Feature Hit the trail in search of mud-slingin’ adventures behind the wheel of the redesigned and trail-ready 2016 Toyota Tacoma. Designed and built to tear up the countryside, the Toyota Tacoma is available with an arsenal of off-road features and innovative systems that will allow you to […]

August 29, 2016

Keep an Eye on Tire Pressure with the Toyota Tire Pressure Monitoring System

How Does the Toyota Tire Pressure Monitoring System Work? Dashboard warning lights and indicators in your 2016 Toyota Tundra can be an invaluable resource when it comes to safety and basic car maintenance. A valuable asset for drivers who choose the Toyota brand is the innovative Tire Pressure Monitoring System. With this system at your […]

August 10, 2016

Tips and Tricks to Use the Toyota Bird’s Eye View Camera System

How to Use the Toyota Bird’s Eye View Camera System Innovative safety systems continue to keep families safe on the road and Toyota is at the head of the class. A new safety feature that made its debut in the dynamic 2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid is the Bird’s Eye View Camera System accompanied by the […]

July 27, 2016

Toyota Tacoma Multi-Terrain Select System Improves Off-Road Performance

How to Use the Toyota Tacoma Multi-Terrain Select Feature Designed and built to deliver miles and miles of thrills when faced with extreme terrain, the four-wheel drive 2016 Toyota Tacoma is a force to be reckoned with on the trail. Loaded with an arsenal of off-road systems and features, there is no terrain the redesigned […]

June 21, 2016

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, […]

May 27, 2016

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 […]

May 26, 2016

How to Improve Safety and Performance with Proper Tire Care at Downeast Toyota

Tips for Tire Care and Maintenance After a long hard winter, it is a good idea to inspect your tires, and with a few quick tips for tire care and maintenance you can ensure that you are enjoying peak performance and incredible safety. Your tires have a significant impact on handling, ride quality, braking and […]

April 7, 2016

How Often Should You Change the Synthetic Oil in Your Toyota?

Synthetic Oil Change Intervals for Toyota Models Engine oil is the lifeblood of your new 2016 Toyota Tacoma and regular maintenance will ensure that your new pickup will run clean and healthy well into the future. Perhaps the most important aspect of vehicle maintenance is changing your oil at regular intervals. The majority of Toyota […]

March 28, 2016

Charge Your Smartphone On the Go with Toyota Qi Wireless Charging

What is Toyota Qi Wireless Charging? If you have ever been driving and had your phone die, you understand the frustration that comes with a missing or misplaced mobile phone charger. Toyota engineers have helped put those days behind you with the availability of Qi wireless charging in your new 2016 Toyota Tacoma and other […]

February 24, 2016

Explore the Function and Features of Toyota Smart Key and Push Button Start

How to Use Toyota Smart Key and Push Button Start Technology is a primary focus of automakers and it is constantly improving the driving experience by amplifying safety, entertainment and convenience. Elements that will significantly impact the convenience of your day-to-day drive include the Toyota Smart Key system and push button start. If you have […]

January 27, 2016

Is Toyota SofTex Interior Better than Leather?

What is Toyota SofTex Interior? Leather interior can be both a blessing and a curse. With a reputation for class and luxury, a leather interior conveys an air of exclusivity that cloth seats cannot replicate. This level of opulence is countered only by a premium price tag and the stinging pain you feel after your […]

January 22, 2016

Top Reasons Why Your Check Engine Light is On

Why is Your Toyota Check Engine Light On? Regular vehicle maintenance is an important aspect of owning a new Toyota and can help prevent unwanted stress in the future. If you have ever had your check engine light flicker on while driving, you know what we mean. The dreaded check engine light creates instant stress […]

January 19, 2016

Take an In-Depth Look at Toyota Dashboard Warning Lights at Downeast Toyota

What Do Toyota Dashboard Warning Lights Mean? From Driver’s Ed class to your daily commute, you have undoubtedly experienced the anxiety that comes with flickering dashboard warning lights or indicators. These brightly illuminated lights on the dashboard of your Toyota can signify something as simple as low windshield washer fluid or something as serious as […]

January 12, 2016

Which is better for you, all- or four-wheel drive?

Best Toyota models for winter driving Driving during the winter season in our area has the occasional pit falls of snow-covered and slippery roads. The best Toyota models for winter driving available at Downeast Toyota will feature either four-wheel drive or all-wheel drive. There is a difference between these two systems, however, at the most basic […]

December 11, 2015