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ToyotaCare Maintenance Plan with 24-Hour Roadside Assistance

Do you know that there are over 30 car brands with maintenance plans but only a few of them include free roadside assistance? Toyota is one of those brands that includes this protection at no cost to you. Toyota Care provides coverage for two years or 25,000 miles with the base plan. For Marion drivers, you’ll love the free 24-hour roadside assistance that covers fuel, batteries, lockouts, tires, and much more.

Toyota Care covers factory maintenance. You’ll receive maintenance reminders whenever your car is ready for maintenance

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How to Test Your Car's Battery in Marion

Finding out your car won't start on a day when you're late for work or have an important meeting can be incredibly frustrating. Here at Marion Toyota, we want to help you avoid such a problem by explaining how you can test your car's batter at home. Follow these simple tips.

If you don't remember the last time you got a new battery or suspect yours is losing power, you can check it by turning on your headlights for 15 minutes. Then come back and try to start your vehicle. Observe how bright your headlights are…

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What is a Powertrain Warranty vs. a Bumper-to-bumper Warranty?

You know that having a warranty is a significant part of responsible car ownership. Yet, you may not understand what comes with a powertrain warranty or a bumper-to-bumper warranty. Below are details to help understand the difference. 


There are certain parts that are critical to your vehicle's ability to perform well. If any of these were to fail, it would limit your ability to drive like, the transmission, engine, driveshaft, or axles. Because of that, repairs of these components would be covered under a powertrain warranty. 



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Debunking Common Motor Oil Myths And Misconceptions

At Marion Toyota, we want all drivers to be informed about how their cars work and about what their vehicles need to stay functioning optimally. Unfortunately, most drivers will stumble across a number of widely circulated myths concerning oil changes. Following is some information that should help clear two of these common misconceptions up.

Oil Changes Don't Have To Happen Every 3,000 Miles

The ultimate authority on your car's ideal oil change schedule is your owner's manual. A lot of people will tell you that oil changes have to happen every 3,000 miles. Check your…
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Truly Protect Your Car With ToyotaCare

Making sure your car is safe at all times is the best way to not only make your road trips as smooth as possible, but also save money along the way. This is why no cost service plans such as ToyotaCare are not only incredibly efficient, but also necessary. On top of being reliable, ToyotaCare also gives you 24-hour roadside assistance!

Those who are frequently traveling long distances will be assured of the fact that ToyotaCare's 24-hour roadside assistance is not contingent upon distance, giving you unlimited miles to travel while still receiving high-quality coverage. 


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Toyot a Tundra vs Tacoma

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When looking for a new Toyota truck, you may be asking yourself, should I buy a Tacoma or Tundra? Well, at Marion Toyota, we know how excellently built all Toyota vehicles are, so the choice is really about weighing the pros and cons of each model and comparing how well the different features will suit your specific lifestyle. Read on for some helpful comparisons between the Toyota Tacoma and the Toyota Tundra before making your…
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Toyota Expanding CarPlay

Toyota today ahead of the Chicago Auto Show announced that its 2020 model year Tacoma, Tundra, Sequoia, and 4Runner vehicles will feature CarPlay, Android Auto, and Amazon Alexa in the United States.
CarPlay will be a standard feature in each vehicle, but screen size will vary by trim. With the 2020 Tacoma, for example, the base SR trim will feature a 7-inch touchscreen while SR5 trims and higher as well as TRD Pro trims of…
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The Meaning Behind Some Common Dashboard Warning Symbols

As the automotive industry becomes more sophisticated, cars have started to make a shift towards being more and more computerized. There are a wide range of sensors in cars now days that monitor performance and consistently check for problems. The way that they communicate this to the driver is through dashboard indicators. There are two colors to keep in mind: The orange light means that the problem should be checked at the earliest convenience and…

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How much can the 2019 Toyota Tacoma tow?

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When you choose a pickup truck like the Toyota Tacoma, odds are you’re looking for a vehicle that can handle a hard day’s work. Great for everyday driving and offering easy maneuverability, the 2019 Toyota Tacoma definitely has you covered. Learn more about the towing capability and payload capacity available with this versatile midsize pickup truck.

Towing Capability

Whether you’re looking to pull a trailer, camper, boat, or other large items, the…

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Most Common Causes For A Flat Tire

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Few things are more inconvenient than a flat tire on your way to work or an important event. No one ever expects it to happen, but people get flats and find themselves stranded every day of the year for various reasons. These are a few of the top reasons people find themselves with a flat:
Extreme Temperature: If you’ve ever experienced a steep drop in temperature overnight, you may have noticed the “low pressure…
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