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Close Up of 2021 Toyota RAV4 Touchscreen Display with Apple CarPlay

How-To Guide to Toyota Apple CarPlay Setup

How To Use Apple CarPlay in Your Toyota 

Apple CarPlay is an important feature for many car buyers that allows iPhone users to connect their device with the infotainment system in their car and access their favorite iPhone apps via the vehicle’s touchscreen display. Toyota models – like the 2021 Toyota RAV4 and many more – come standard with Apple CarPlay smartphone integration with the Toyota Entune multimedia system and provide access to your favorite mobile application. Use this quick how-to guide and learn how to use Apple CarPlay in your Toyota today at Baierl Toyota in Mars, PA.

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Learn About How a Diesel Engine Works!

How Does a Diesel Engine Work?

If you’re looking to buy a new Toyota, you’ve probably faced the choice of a gasoline or diesel engine. It can be confusing to understand which engine is best suited to your requirements. When it comes to fuel efficiency and maintenance, diesel engines do have an advantage. However, you might have wondered: How does a diesel engine work? To answer your question, at Baierl Toyota in Pittsburgh, PA, we provide you with a video put together by the folks at Toyota explaining the mechanism of a diesel engine.

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What is the Toyota automatic high beams feature?

How does the Toyota automatic high beams feature work?

If you’ve been digging through feature lists for Toyota models, then you’ve seen Toyota Safety Sense™ listed on pretty much all models, often as a standard feature. But it isn’t just one feature. It’s many features, and one of those features is automatic high beams. How does the Toyota automatic high beam feature work? We will take an in-depth look at this feature and provide answers.

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Toyota Research Institute autonomous driving model

Toyota Demonstrates New Developments in Guardian and Chauffeur Autonomous Driving Modes

It’s no secret that Toyota is making big strides when it comes to autonomous driving technology. In fact, Toyota Research Institute recently came out with a video demonstrating recent developments in its Guardian and Chauffeur autonomous driving platforms. As you will be able to see in the video below, Guardian is meant for drivers who are still in control of the vehicle, but it is able to intervene in certain necessary scenarios in order to keep riders safe. Chauffeur, on the other hand, is fully autonomous and can detect numerous obstacles and unique situations, even some that human drivers may not be able to see. Check it out! Read the rest of this entry >>

how does Toyota Dynamic Radar Cruise Control work

How does Toyota Dynamic Radar Cruise Control work?

In an effort to improve the driving experience and make the task of driving more convenient, Toyota has developed a number of high-tech driver assistance features. One of these is Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, which is designed to maintain a set driving speed as well as a set distance behind the car ahead of you. Here’s a little bit about how Dynamic Radar Cruise Control works in Toyota vehicles. Read the rest of this entry >>