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Minimize the holiday stress with these travel tips

Holiday travel tips for less stress 2019

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, which means that we are in the heart of the holiday season. This time of year is full of family events, packed travel schedules and great food. Along with all these good things can come with stress. Whether you’re traveling to grandmother’s house for Thanksgiving dinner or are planning a grand adventure overseas for Christmas, our holiday travel tips for 2019 are sure to come in handy. Read the rest of this entry >>

2019 Toyota Tacoma driving up a hill

Where is the VIN on a Toyota Tacoma?

From time to time you will have to share your vehicle identification number (VIN) on paperwork and important documents. This number identifies your individual vehicle and is composed of 17 characters that together indicate specific information, including the model’s unique features, specifications and manufacturer. Finding the VIN is straightforward if you know where to look. Read the rest of this entry >>

2019 Toyota Tacoma driving through the desert

4 of the best features for your Toyota Tacoma

What are must-have Toyota Tacoma accessories?

The Toyota Tacoma has always been recognized for its incredible capability and power. From tough towing projects to bumpy off-roads, the Toyota Tacoma tackles it all with confidence and precision. It’s thanks to the Tacoma’s athletic personality and a long list of handy features and technologies. Are you interested in adding even more great equipment to your Toyota Tacoma? Here are some of the many must-have Tacoma accessories. Read the rest of this entry >>

2019 Toyota Tacoma driving over a dirt hill

Should you choose the 2019 Toyota Tacoma SR5 or the TRD Off-Road?

2019 Toyota Tacoma SR5 vs. TRD Off-Road comparison 

The 2019 Toyota Tacoma remains a stand-out on the U.S. market thanks to its strong off-road capability, easy-to-use interior features, powerful engine options and its tough truck bed. In addition to its signature charm, the 2019 Tacoma also receives a variety of updates for the model year. These include more off-road equipment for the TRD Pro model, two additional USB ports for all trims and much more. That said, which 2019 Toyota Tacoma model should you choose?   Read the rest of this entry >>

Mechanic testing a car battery

How to tell if your car battery needs replacing

Bitterly cold temperatures can really take a toll on your vehicle, especially the battery. The cold can slow your battery down and make it seem as though it’s operating slower than usual. Essentially, the harsh temperatures we get in Wisconsin force your vehicle’s battery to work harder by slowing down the chemical reactions happening inside the case. The good news is many batteries that are made specifically for cold climates have a “cold cranking amp” or a CCA number. The higher the number, the better the battery is for frigid temperatures. That said, how do you know if your battery needs replacing or it’s just the winter chill that is making your car’s battery appear more sluggish? Read the rest of this entry >>

Three people in a Toyota showroom with a ToyotaCare sign hanging above them

What is ToyotaCare?

What are the benefits of ToyotaCare?

There are many advantages to purchasing a new Toyota. Between the new car smell and the latest high-tech features, there are many things to be excited about! Not only do you get to enjoy all the new technologies, but you can also enjoy peace of mind thanks to ToyotaCare. This no-cost maintenance plan comes with the purchase or lease of every new Toyota and covers a variety of services for 2 years or 25,000 miles, whichever comes first. But what exactly are the benefits of ToyotaCare and how does the program work? Read the rest of this entry >>

2018 Toyota Corolla in the spotlight

How does the 2019 Toyota Corolla do in snow? 

Love it or hate it, winter is a reality in Wisconsin. With it comes mountains of snow, slick roadways and bitter cold days. That’s why you need a reliable vehicle you can count on to get you from point A to point B safely. Since its creation, the Toyota Corolla has been recognized for its long, impressive history of reliability. But how does the 2019 Corolla do in snow and tough Wisconsin winters? Read the rest of this entry >>

A herd of deer in winter

What should you do if you hit a deer?

Wisconsin is it a beautiful state with some some unique automotive hazards. We’re talking specifically about deer. These graceful animals are lovely to look at, but can do some real damage to your vehicle if you hit one. If you’re one of the fortunate few who have never hit a deer with your vehicle, then you might be wondering what you should do if that does happen. Fear not! Here’s what you can do if you find yourself in this situation. Read the rest of this entry >>