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2009-2010 Toyota Highlander?Need Totally FLAT CARGO in small SUV for camping/sleeping-like a Honda Element?

2009-2010 Toyota Highlander?Need Totally FLAT CARGO in small SUV for camping/sleeping-like a Honda Element?

Suze asked: 2009-2010 Toyota Highlander?Need Totally FLAT CARGO in small SUV for camping/sleeping-like a Honda Element? I am seeking a small used SUV for summer sleeping/camping inside the rear cargo area. I am 5'6", and when the rear seats lie flat/folded up against side rear windows, I need the...

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2011 Toyota Prius

Any reason not to by 2011 prius?

Question: Any reason not to by 2011 prius? Answered By L James Johnson, Contributing Writer: I am asked this question frequently, and not just about the Prius, but about all... read more December 3, 2010 by  0


 
2007 Toyota 4Runner 4WD 4-door V6 SR5 Sport (Natl) Rear Exterior View

Toyota 4Runner: Stinky A/C

Q--The air conditioning on my Toyota 4Runner smells like old socks on hot days.  I told the service tech about it and he suggested spraying Lysol into the air vents while... read more July 5, 2010 by  0


 
2014 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Platinum

Toyota Highlander: Submission to Testing

Q--Just recently having bought an AWD Toyota Highlander, I am concerned about the Illinois emissions test where only the rear two wheels are put on the "treadmill." It would... read more June 30, 2010 by  0


 
1998 Toyota Camry LE

Cranky Toyota

Q--I recently went to my mechanic to have the spark plugs changed in my 1998 Toyota Camry V-6 with 55,000 miles. After the work was completed, I discovered he had installed... read more June 30, 2010 by  0


 
2011 Toyota Corolla 4-door Sedan Auto S (Natl) Open Doors

Noizy Prizm

Q--You recently answered a question about a 1999 Toyota Corolla making noise after standing over night. I own a 1999 Prizm, which has the identical engine to a Corolla. My... read more June 28, 2010 by  0


 
Jonny Milner drives WRC Toyota Celica at Goodwood, 2011

To Belt or Not to Belt

Q--I used to own an '89 Celica and the manual said change the timing belt at 60,000 miles (and I did). Nowhere in my 1998 Camry's manual or service addendums does it state... read more June 28, 2010 by  0


 
toyota telematics 008

Toyota: Sealed Up

Q--A Toyota dealer refused to service the 30,000-mile checkup because they said the transmission was sealed. The transmission holds nine quarts, but only three quarts are... read more June 21, 2010 by  0


 
2015 Toyota Camry

Toyota Camry: Run-Around and Clatter

Q--I had all the belts replaced, including the timing belt, on my Camry at the end of May. Since then the car has spark knock. The dealership where I had the work done... read more June 20, 2010 by  0


 
2009 Toyota Corolla

Toyota Corolla: Braking Down

Q--I accidentally drove my Toyota Corolla VE with parking brake (hand brake) on for about ten miles. It smelled like something was burning and then I realized the problem... read more June 20, 2010 by  0


 
2008 Toyota Corolla 4-door Sedan Auto S (Natl) Front Exterior View

1998 Toyota: Original Equipment

Q--I have a 1998 Toyota and the service personnel suggest replacing the oil filter with a Toyota brand filter because it has an anti-drainback valve inside. I have checked... read more June 20, 2010 by  0


 
2007 Toyota Tacoma 4WD Double 128 V6 AT (Natl) Side Exterior View

Toyota Tacoma: Rattling Around for an Answer

Q-- I purchased a Toyota Tacoma. From the start there was some rattling in the dash. It has been to the dealer twice for the problem. First time they adjusted and tightened... read more June 15, 2010 by  0


 
2007 Toyota Avalon 4-door Sedan XLS (Natl) Rear Seats

Toyota Avalon: The Gist of Avalon

Q--I just took delivery on a new Toyota Avalon. What driving recommendations do you have to properly break in a new car? Also, do you recommend changing the oil on a new car... read more June 10, 2010 by  0


 
2012 Toyota Prius 5dr HB Three (Natl) Temperature Controls

Hybrid Oil Consumption

Q--Do hybrid cars use engine oil? If so, can you tell me how many quarts are typically used per change, and how often the changes should occur? A--Since hybrids have regular... read more June 7, 2010 by  0


 
2012 Toyota Camry XLE

To Flush or Not to Flush

Q--I, too, own Toyotas and the dealer recently recommended engine flushes on both my Corolla and Camry because of the well-known engine sludge problem. I said no because of... read more June 5, 2010 by  0


 
2009 Toyota RAV4 FWD 4-door V6 5-Spd AT Ltd (Natl) Front Exterior View

1998 Toyota: Last Rites

Q--I have a 1998 Toyota with an automatic transmission. One day I tried to start it and got a click, another click, and then it turned over.  I had a new starter and battery... read more June 3, 2010 by  0


 
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