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The Little “Insider” Tip No One Knows About…

The owner’s manual doesn’t mention it. Most people I speak to aren’t even aware that they can do this themselves. What “top secret insider information” is being withheld from you? None really, but there is a small clip on your windshield wipers that can save you time and money.

Most folks think that when they need to change their wiper blades the easiest, most cost-effective strategy is to go anywhere but the dealership to get a set of replacement blades. Those stores are also very happy to sell you an entirely new set of blades (at full…

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Detailing Your Dashboard & De-Bugging Your Hood With Dryer Sheets

The warmer weather always brings more opportunity to spend Saturday mornings washing and detailing our cars. Let’s face it; keeping our cars clean through a long Canadian winter is a chore! Now that the weather is warmer and the sun is shining I want to give you a detailing hack that will save you time and a bit of cash.

There are plenty of cleaning products out there for glass, leather, upholstery and dashboards that do a great job at keeping your car sparkling. But there’s a great trick to easily dusting your dashboards and keeping the dust…

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Why Is My Security Light Flashing

The dashboard in your Toyota is a wonderful thing. It measures, navigates and informs making sure that you and your vehicle are safe and operating as best it can. When it senses an issue or trouble it’s job is to ensure that you know.

Sometimes it’s easy to forget why certain indicators are flashing in your Toyota. A question we sometimes get here at Mississauga Toyota is, “Why is my security light flashing?”

Normally when something is flashing on our vehicle’s dashboard it’s an indication that something may be low (fuel) or the vehicle is sensing…

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Too Much Salt Isn't Just Bad For Your Diet But Your Car As Well

More and more people are reducing things in their diets that can cause long term problems. Not that this practise is new by any extent but sometimes it’s good to re-review why it’s important to be mindful to the why’s.

Take salt, it does make everything taste a little bit better (or a lot better if it’s french fries) but we can over-do it and it can have an impact on our health. Road salt has the same affect on our vehicles. Of course, we want those icy roads salted in winter so we can avoid…
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It's Warm Out. Let's Talk Winter Tires

 
Learn why it’s important to get a head start on your tire changes.

Late summer, early fall weather is the best, let’s talk winter tires! This week’s weather report has us looking at clear skies and temperatures in the high 20’s. It’s no wonder a lot of people say this is their favourite time of the year.

I know what you’re thinking, “wait…WHAT??!”

It is the last thing most of us are thinking about however read on as I want to give you some simple reasons to plan ahead. Like the saying goes…
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