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Who needs a little extra peace of mind? All of us do.

Do I need Toyota Excessive Wear Protection with my lease?

The leasing program offered by Toyota Financial Services is one of the most popular in the automotive industry for several reasons. Not the least of those reasons is because Toyota is famous for offering its customers very favorable terms. In addition to being able to always have a new Toyota car, truck or SUV in your driveway, Toyota leases almost always include scheduled maintenance (oil changes, tire rotations, etc.) as part of the program. However, there are some other things to worry about that may be out of your control. Do you need Toyota Excessive Wear Protection with your lease? Maybe. Let’s take a look at what it has to offer so you can make a more informed decision. Read the rest of this entry >>

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Everybody loves a good doggo! Nobody loves dealing with dog hair

What is the best way to get dog hair out of my car?

Owning a dog is great. In fact, several studies have suggested that people who own dogs are healthier and live longer than people who don’t have dogs. However, dogs can really be tough on a vehicle’s upholstery if you have to try to pick up any hair that’s fallen off along the way. Finding the best way to get dog hair out of a car is something that all pet parents will need to learn at some point. AutoBlog has a series of videos to help people keep their cars and trucks as clean as possible. Their tips on removing dog hair could prove valuable for some Heritage Toyota customers. Read the rest of this entry >>

A teaser photo of new TRD-branded Toyota vehicles in the distance.

Toyota teases new off-road-ready vehicles in cryptic photo

What is Toyota going to show off at the Chicago Auto Show?

It is simply staggering the amount of work and preparation that goes into an automaker revealing a new model at an auto show. Toyota has already set the bar pretty high after the display it put on at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. However, it looks like they aren’t done yet and we have another special release coming up next month in Chicago. So, what is Toyota going to show off at the Chicago Auto Show? One of the more cryptic teasers the company has ever released showed up on their social media streams today, and it appears we’re going to get a glimpse at a new lineup of TRD branded vehicles. Read the rest of this entry >>

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Heritage Toyota gives customers a quick vocabulary lesson

What are the most important automotive words I should know?

There are a lot of moving parts when it comes to buying a car. Not only is it wise for buyers to gain an in-depth knowledge of the cars, trucks and crossover SUVs they want to buy, but they also need to be prepared to understand the industry’s vocabulary words. So, what are the most important automotive words you should know? If this is the first year someone is considering buying a new or if someone hasn’t been through the process for a while, Heritage Toyota believes that the happiest customers are the ones with the best possible information. Please call or stop by the showroom when the time is right for you to take home a new (or pre-owned) Toyota vehicle. Read the rest of this entry >>