Category Archives: Tips and Tricks

Lady Customer Checking Out a New Car Steering and Dashboard

The Importance of Test Driving a Car 

Why do I Need to Test Drive a Car Before Purchasing It?

Though the question appears simple and straightforward, it is very valid and a necessary one given the advancement the automobile industry has achieved over the past decade. According to research by Statista, about 3.4 million cars were sold in the year 2020 in the United States. This is a huge figure. With so many cars being sold, it is required for you as a customer to streamline your own car buying process to land the car that fits you the best. Test driving a car that you have considered for purchase can be a foolproof way to seal the deal.

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Toyota Car with a good quality branded tire

Branded High-Quality Tires for Your Toyota Available at Dan Cava Toyota World

Where to Buy Good Quality Tires for Toyota in Fairmont, WV.

When it comes to upgrading vehicles, owners generally focus on the external body, engine area, and cool internal accessories. Rarely does anyone have the urge and need to upgrade the tires. That is how underrated tires are, but the scenario is now changing. With more passionate, youthful, and well-informed drivers emerging, especially in places like Fairmont, WV, the demand for high-quality tires is increasing exponentially.

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How to change your cabin air filter

How to change your cabin air filter

Many drivers think they need to bring their vehicles in for simple maintenance fixes. Actually, there are a surprising number of services you can perform yourself to help save some money while learning a little about your vehicle at the same time. Changing your cabin air filter is one of those. It only takes a few minutes to do, and you may find that it takes less time to replace it than to bring it in to a mechanic, wait for them to get it done, and then find a way to get back there to retrieve your car. Check out the video below to learn how to change your cabin air filter! Read the rest of this entry >>

Toyota Tacoma driving on a dirt road

Is an AWD system right for me?

Pros and cons of all-wheel drive

Have you been considering a new vehicle with all-wheel drive? You may have heard about the advantages of an all-wheel drive (AWD) drivetrain, but the truth is, it may not be right for everyone. All-wheel drive, as you may know, simply refers to all wheels being powered by the engine instead of just two like most conventional drivetrain systems. Read on to learn some of the pros and cons of all-wheel drive to see if it may be the right choice for you! Read the rest of this entry >>

2019 Toyota Avalon interior front cabin steering wheel touchscreen and dashboard

Which Toyota vehicles come with Qi-compatible wireless charging?

Qi-compatibility can be seen more and more on modern vehicles. Toyota vehicle of course, aren’t going to miss out on this opportunity! You’ll see this wireless charging capability standard on the Land Cruiser, and optional on the Avalon, Camry, Prius, and Tacoma. Let’s take a look at some common questions about Qi wireless charging. Read the rest of this entry >>

2019 Toyota Corolla interior front cabin steering wheel touchscreen and dashboard

How to pair your phone to the Entune™ Audio in a 2019 Toyota Corolla sedan

It’s all well and good to have the Entune™ Audio system in your vehicle, but that really doesn’t help if you don’t know how to pair it to your phone. So, here’s how you can do so. We’ll be using the 2019 Toyota Corolla sedan as an example, but the instructions should be similar for most Toyota vehicles. Read the rest of this entry >>

vacuuming seat of car

DIY: cleaning the interior of your car

Summer is a great time for friends and family to get together. Especially for road trips, or shopping trips, or even food runs. But now you have to face the facts; something in your car does not smell right. Was it the smelly hiking boots left in the trunk, or the sticky fingers that left remnants of ice cream on your windows? Either way, it’s time to clean the interior of your car. You may choose to get it done professionally, but DIY car cleanings can be cheaper, and a fun way to spend your afternoon! So, gather your minions, grab a vacuum, and get started! Here are some things you’ll want to remember to do. Read the rest of this entry >>