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Drive safely this winter season with the proper winter wiper blades

Replacing the windshield wipers and blades for the coming winter can save you both time and money throughout the cold months ahead. The standard wipers we use throughout the warmer months simply cannot handle the cold temperatures or the ice and snow that comes with them.

Standard wipers get frozen and hard and leave behind visually impairing streaks in their wake. These streaks make it almo

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Why Getting Your Tires Rotated is so Important

At Toyota of Plano in beautiful Plano, TX, we stress the importance of having your tires rotated every other oil change. We want your car to run smoothly, and keeping your tires from wearing unevenly will help the performance of your car. When you rotate your tires, you will get more life out of your tires.

If your tires wear down unevenly, you will be driving your car around on tires that aren't safe. On the other hand, if your tires are in good shape, your vehicle will be able to grip the ground better.

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Edmunds Falls Fast for First-Class 2017 Toyota Avalon

Has the search for your next automotive purchase led you to the full-size sedan segment? Well, if so, we here at Toyota of Plano think you should say hello to ours, the 2017 Avalon.

And why's that, exactly?

Pair up with the pundits over at Edmunds; they're here to explain it all:

Toyota definitely served up a slam-dunk with the Avalon's engine, a 3.5-liter V6.

Complemented by a six-speed automatic transmission, the V6 musters a stout 268 horsepower and 248 pound-feet of torque. Front-wheel drive is standard.

And we're pretty pleased with its fuel efficiency…

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Toyota looks to the future of self-driving vehicles

Autonomous vehicle technology is being developed but one question often asked is, how will it be tested? Toyota Research Institute (TRI) found the answer on a course in Concord, CA.

TRI entered into an agreement with GoMentum Station to test its autonomous vehicle technology on a 5,000-acre course that has varied terrain, real-life infrastructure including roads, bridges, tunnels, intersections and parking lots.

 

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Service Reigns Supreme at a Toyota Dealership

Service reigns supreme at a Toyota dealership like Toyota of Plano. Our experience is immense. We have years of training and hands-on experience working with models similar to what you’ve recently purchased. Our professional technicians also have an amazing array of experience with factory training and tools.

Why would you take your vehicle to a generic mechanic when you could choose an auto service center that specializes in the brand of car that you drive? We understand and get what your vehicle needs.

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Your Oil Needs to Be Clean

Keeping the oil in your car clean keeps it running efficiently and even helps to reduce carbon and varnish from accumulating in the engine. It doesn't matter what kind of oil that you use because it will eventually get sludgy if not swapped out often.

 
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Why Your Car May Not Be Fully Insured

If you have purchased car insurance in the past, then you probably already know the standard terminology: liability, deductibles, collision, etc. But what you may not know is that if you are buying a new car, then you are probably not covered for the full amount of the car's value if it is in a major accident or stolen.

 
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Consider Purchasing a Used Electric or Hybrid Vehicle

If you are thinking about purchasing an electric or hybrid vehicle to be more efficient with your travels, then why not take a look at a used variety of the car? Toyota has many hybrid vehicles to choose from now including options like the Toyota RAV4 and Toyota Camry. Although hybrid vehicles may seem like more to purchase when new, if you purchase a used one, you may get more value at a reduced cost. You can still enjoy the innovative technologies and efficiencies that get incorporated into an electric or hybrid vehicle and remain budget-friendly...

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