Category: Service

New Year’s Resolutions: Make your wheels a priority for 2020

February 5, 2020

New year, new you… Am I right? January is that time when many of us like to start fresh with an ambitious list of New Year’s Resolutions. So, why should your vehicle miss out on the TLC? As we start the new decade, there’s never been a better time to make your wheels a priority. We’ve got all the tips to help extend your car’s life, save you money, and even just look and smell...

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Toyota Introduces Apple Carplay / Android Auto on Select Vehicles

November 1, 2019

Owners of select Toyota vehicles will be able to enjoy the convenience and functionality of Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ with Toyota Australia’s roll out of the smartphone mirroring technology now underway. Over the course of the past month, Toyota has upgraded its multimedia systems for Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ compatibility in new model Prius, Corolla hatch, Camry, and the all-new Granvia launched in October. Toyota Australia Vice President Sales and Marketing, Sean Hanley said the availability of...

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Toyota Australia Recalls Camry, Corolla, Prius and RAV4 Vehicles

August 1, 2019

Toyota Australia has today announced that it will initiate a safety recall on 183 Camry, Corolla, Prius and RAV4 hybrid vehicles sold to consumers that were produced between April 2019 to May 2019. In the subject vehicles, there is a possibility components of the electronic brake booster pump assembly may have been manufactured improperly. In some cases, the brake booster pump may stop operating. If this occurs, multiple warning lights and messages could illuminate on...

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Sat Nav Updates Available

July 31, 2019

We’re here to help you get the most out of your drive. Part of that is ensuring you know the way. And that’s easy with Toyota Sat Nav.^ An update* is available now, so next time you’re in for a service, get your Sat Nav updated to ensure you’ve got the full range of benefits. The Sat Nav update is designed to let you drive with confidence. GET THERE FAST Your Sat Nav is programmed...

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Win back the cost of your tyres*

July 2, 2019

The peace of mind new tyres give you is a top priority for anyone. If you buy 4 Bridgestone* tyres at Torque Toyota during July or August, you have the chance to win back the cost of your tyres with myToyota. All you have to do to be in with a chance, is: 1. Purchase a set of 4 Bridgestone tyres in July or August. 2. Log in or Register for myToyota, click through to...

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Tips to protect your battery from the cold this winter

June 4, 2019

Do you ever find your car reluctant to start up on a cold morning? Winter is hard for cars because the whole idea of the modern vehicle is to use combustion by igniting and using the fumes to power the vehicle. In the colder months, the battery that starts and powers the electrics of the car has to do so much more work to get an engine firing initially to suck in air and fuel...

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What is a Wheel Alignment & Why is it important?

March 4, 2019

Wheel alignment is important for safe driving and the longevity of your vehicle, but it is one of the most overlooked service procedures. Improper wheel alignment affects steering, turning, suspension, and the tire’s performance and tread’s longevity. What is a Wheel Alignment & why is it Important? Ensuring your wheels are accurately aligned improves both the performance and longevity of your tyres. Wheels often become misaligned by hitting potholes, bumps, kerbs, driving on uneven surfaces...

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Give your Air Conditioner a Freshen Up

February 5, 2019

Over time fungi and bacteria can form in your vehicles air conditioner, spreading germs and odours throughout your car. But if you give your air conditioner a disinfecting and deodorising treatment at your next scheduled service you can breathe fresh air again. Getting air conditioner treatment regularly is both curative and preventative; helping to eliminate foul odours and providing long lasting anti-bacterial and antifungal protection. To keep the air inside your car clean, ask your...

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Satellite Navigation Map Updates Available

February 5, 2019

Roads are always changing and new ones are being built every day. That’s why it pays to keep your Sat Nav^ up-to-date with the latest MAP update* available. You’ll know new roads, new turn restrictions and even new school zones. MAP updates give you the best possible route options and handy information, like nearest ATMs, petrol stations, parking etc. Updates should only be performed by Toyota Trained Technicians, so remember to ask when you book your...

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Toyota Introduces Warranty Advantage

January 21, 2019

Toyota Australia has announced the introduction of the Toyota Warranty Advantage – a standard five-year^ manufacturer warranty for all new Toyota vehicles sold from January 1, 2019. In a move designed to drive greater value, confidence and loyalty for Toyota owners, the Toyota Warranty Advantage includes unlimited kilometres for private buyers and 160,000km for vehicles used for commercial purposes. The new five-year protection and other benefits apply to all models across the range, from the...

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