Category Archives: FAQ

How to jump start your Toyota Avalon hybrid

Toyota Avalon Hybrid jumpstart guide 

We all make mistakes when it comes to leaving our lights on and draining our batteries. Even with the regenerative braking, your Hybrid still has the capacity to lose battery power if the lights are on long enough. To make the situation simple, we have compiled a list of steps to jumpstart your Toyota Avalon Hybrid to get you back on the road. Keep reading to get started.  Read the rest of this entry >>

Which hybrid vehicles does Lexington Toyota offer?

Hybrid vehicles available at Lexington Toyota 

If you are looking to save on gas money or want to be more environmentally friendly, Hybrids are the way to go. At Lexington Toyota, we have a variety of Hybrid vehicles to fit every lifestyle. Keep reading to see what we offer in our selection.   Read the rest of this entry >>

woman putting food in vehicle

Is it safe to leave food in my vehicle during the winter?

Winter food safety tips 

Once the cold starts rolling around, we sometimes feel it is okay to leave our food in our vehicle a little bit longer. But when does it start to become okay and when does it push the boundaries to become hazardous to our health? Keep reading to learn about the temperatures it is okay to leave certain types of food in your vehicle and if you should in general. 

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Why Won’t My Toyota Vehicle Start?

Top three reasons that your Toyota vehicle isn’t starting

It happens to the best of us. We get in the car one morning ready for the day’s adventures and… nothing. The vehicle is not responding to you trying to turn it on. At this point, you can diagnose your car as unable to start and it is time to find out why and then find a solution. Our helpful list of the top three reasons that your Toyota vehicle isn’t starting will give you a point of reference, but if all else fails, feel free to get your vehicle towed to our service center, where we will take a look at it for you.

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How to Adjust Follow Distance of Dynamic Radar Cruise Control (DRCC)

Video guide of how to adjust the vehicle-to-vehicle follow distance of Dynamic Radar Cruise Control (DRCC)

If your new Toyota vehicle has Dynamic Radar Cruise Control (DRCC), then this video guide could be helpful to you. It will show you how to adjust the vehicle-to-vehicle follow distance of the DRCC so that you can follow closer or farther depending on your preference. Watch the video below to learn more.

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silver 2019 Toyota Tacoma on rocks

Top Three Toyota Vehicles for a Road Trip

What are the top three Toyota vehicles for a road trip?

With the start of spring just a few weeks away you may see your next road trip fast approaching. The only problem? You don’t have a reliable vehicle to take you across a few states. That is alright. Here at Lexington Toyota, you can find a new vehicle that is reliable and cost-efficient for long distances. We picked out three of our favorite Toyota models for road trips to share with you. The three include a sedan, SUV, and pickup truck, so there should be something for everyone. Keep reading to learn about the top three Toyota vehicles for a road trip.

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How do I change a tire?

Lexington Toyota Goes Back to the Basics with Some How-To Videos

Not all driving trips go according to plan. That is why it is important to have a grasp of some basic vehicle troubleshooting knowledge like how to change a tire etc. Whether you are starting to drive for the first time and have never had to change a tire before or you’re experienced but need a refresher in a pinch, we hope that the below videos can be a useful tool to help you stay safe on the road and get you where you want to go. Read the rest of this entry >>

How does the Toyota Bird’s Eye View Camera Work?

Improve Your Parking with a Bird’s Eye View Camera

Toyota is really stepping up their technology game. Buyers these days can select from a suite of standard and available technology features that will improve the safety and convenience of driving a Toyota. One of the new features that we think will really help to change the way you drive is the Toyota Bird’s Eye View Camera. This camera will literally give you a bird’s eye view of your vehicle and its surroundings. Imagine never having to step out of your vehicle to see how close you are to the curb or to the car behind you after navigating a sticky parking situation. When we saw this technology in use for the first time at Lexington Toyota, we were blown away. Soon after that, we were all wondering how it’s possible to get a picture from above the car. How does the Toyota Bird’s Eye View Camera Work? Keep reading to find out. Read the rest of this entry >>

Certified Pre-Owned Toyota in Lexington, MA

What does Certified Pre-Owned Actually Mean?

Many car shoppers are aware of one downfall of buying a new car. As soon as you drive it off the lot, the new car significantly depreciates in value. For some, the advantages of buying new outweigh the added cost and depreciation factor. For others, a gently-used alternative makes more financial sense. A certified pre-owned vehicle is a great choice. Certified pre-owned vehicles are gently-used vehicles that, before resale, go through a certification process to make sure they meet and/or exceed high standards. Many times the vehicles that are returned to the dealer that fit the criteria for consideration have previously been leased. Read below to see even more about the certification process and the benefits of buying a certified pre-owned Toyota in Lexington, MA. Read the rest of this entry >>