Category Archives: Tips and Tricks

A photo of the RAV4 Prime badge used on the back of the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime

The 2021 RAV4 Prime offer efficiency without sacrificing capability

How much cargo volume is in the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime? 

The Toyota RAV4 has rocketed to the top of one of the most competitive automotive industry segments in history. Crossover SUVs dominate the roadways because they are easy to handle and incredibly flexible in terms of passenger and cargo space. It was only a matter of time before Toyota added to the RAV4 family with its latest hybrid technology. So, how much cargo volume is in the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime? It is important to note a few things about the 2021 RAV4 Prime. First, it is a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV), which means some new components and systems need to fit in the vehicle. While it will still offer plenty of cargo volume, it is a few cubic-feet less than what is found in the regular or hybrid versions of the RAV4. Let’s take a closer look at some things you should know.  Read the rest of this entry >>

A photo of the 2021 Toyota Supra on a racetrack.

Are you ready to move on to 2021? Toyota is here to help you out

New 2021 Toyota Product Videos 

The class of 2021 Toyota vehicles has already started to arrive at the Lexington Toyota showroom. Some nameplates have more changes than others, but all of them are exciting and poised to maintain their hard-fought positions in their respective industry segments. Our team of product experts picked out a few new 2021 Toyota product videos to introduce you to the latest versions of the Toyota Supra, Toyota Corolla Hatchback and the all-new Toyota Venza hybrid crossover SUV. Each of these vehicles is also outfitted with the latest high-tech connectivity components that will change the way people approach their daily commutes. If you have any questions about these particular 2021 Toyota vehicles or anything available at Lexington Toyota, make an appointment with one of our product experts today.  Read the rest of this entry >>

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What happens if your Toyota vehicle sits for an extended amount of time?

Should you leave your vehicle parked during quarantine? 

Since we all have the stay at home order, we haven’t been using our vehicles nearly as much as we once were. Some of us haven’t used our vehicles at all. This can start to cause some issues if we are not careful. Keep reading to learn more about what can happen if you leave your Toyota vehicle sit for too long.   Read the rest of this entry >>

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 >>

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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black 2020 Toyota RAV4

What All-Wheel Drive vehicles does Lexington Toyota offer?

All-wheel drive vehicles available at Lexington Toyota 

Sometimes the weather can be unpredictable, which can cause some hazardous driving conditions. Owning a vehicle that has all-wheel drive can provide more traction in rain or snow by adjusting the differentials. At Lexington Toyota, we want to give drivers a variety of options to choose from that will suit their lifestyle. We have a variety of SUVs and vans to choose from that offers all-wheel drive. Keep reading to see what all-wheel-drive vehicles Lexington Toyota currently has available. 

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2019 Toyota Camry climate control

When to use the Recirculation Button in your Toyota

Toyota Recirculation Button and when to utilize it 

If you have ever looked at your Toyota vehicle’s climate control buttons, you would have noticed a button that has a car symbol with a little arrow going in a circle. The Recirculation Button, when used correctly, can help boost your fuel efficiency. Keep reading to learn when to use the Recirculation Button and how it can make your Toyota vehicle more efficient. 

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