With summer approaching, you may be planning a trip on the open road. Before venturing out into the great beyond, you might consider following a few tips that can save you money, time and possibly a major inconvenience:
• Cooling system (radiator): flush and refill according to the service manual’s instructions. The level, condition and concentration of the coolant should be checked periodically. Important — first let the engine cool down before removing the radiator cap.
• Safety and convenience, inspect all lights and bulbs, and replace any that are burned out.
• Replace worn wiper blades and always have plenty of washer…
We understand that your time is valuable, and that timely service is something that you have a right to expect. With that in mind, we have recently upgraded our sites' chat application to Sightmax.
This new chat service allows us to see what you are looking at on our pages, answer your questions about various models, features, and services (including your service history), and even book service and sales reservations on the fly.
You'll find the Sightmax chat application on the bottom right of our sites. Don't be surprised if we pop up to ask how we can…
When your technician explains what is going on with your vehicle, it's important that you understand what they mean. Tech Talk helps inform you so you have reasonable knowledge going into the service department.
Toyota uses several systems that affect traction, and which does what can be confusing. Here's the scoop:
Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS): As we've discussed in this column before, anti-lock brakes help prevent sliding tires by selectively releasing pressure to pump the brakes for you. This helps maintain steering control and directional stability.
Traction Control: Helps prevent spinning tires by reducing the engine's…
Our New Call Center
We heard you: You don't want to be a tennis ball, bounced between different departments when you call. With that in mind, we've made some improvements:
When you call our Service line (855-664-6193), the person who picks up can answer basic service questions, look up your vehicle's history, and schedule your next reservation.
When you call our Sales line (888-807-7397), the person who answers can schedule a professional appraisal, answer basic questions about each model, and let you know details about our current inventory, whether new or pre-owned.
This change is designed to…
Recently, the Gile Family (the owners and managers of Motorcars Honda and Motorcars Toyota) committed to a $100,000 pledge to the charity, Bluecoats, Inc. This money will be used exclusively to fund the education of the children of fallen officers from the Greater Cleveland area.
Bluecoats, Inc. currently supports the education of 12 students, ranging from primary school through college. This donation helps push Bluecoats toward their education fund campaign goal of three million dollars.
Each pre-owned vehicle is different. If you've consistently serviced your vehicle with us, we will pay top dollar for it, because we know that it's been well taken care of. To get started, you can either call 888.807.7397 to schedule a free, professional appraisal, or click the link below: