Connected Services

Why Toyota Connected Services?

Have you ever thought about buying a Toyota, but aren’t sure if it’s the right brand for you? With a lot more to offer than just a vehicle, Toyota gives you the ability to use Toyota Connected Services. Toyota launched this intelligent technology in 2020 for select cars. Toyota Connected Services provides you with many features such as safety, entertainment, assistance, and way more. Another nifty feature is that you can handle all the services from the comfort of your phone.

Toyota Connected Services Features

You get options with Toyota Connected Services, such as the following:

Compatible with Apple CarPlay & Android Auto

Administer alerts sent to your phone and conduct your vehicle profile.

Start the Engine, Lock/Unlock doors & more with the Remote Connect service.

View when your vehicle needs service or maintenance again.

Find your car if you’ve forgotten where you parked it.

Set your speed limit from your phone.

Start the engine and shut or open car doors using the app on your phone.

Safety and Assistance: Toyota Safety Connect

One great feature that Toyota offers is the ability to lock your car from your phone. You also have an infotainment touchscreen inside your Toyota. You will also have 24/7 support from a live agent who will help you reach where you’re going with the best way to get there. Additionally, you will receive 24/7 live access to a response center should you end up in trouble.




Entune, Offered by Toyota Connected Services

Another feature offered by Toyota Connected Services is the Entune 3.0 app, which allows you to access talk shows, sports, AM/FM channels, comedies, and numerous other features. It also gives you access to SiriusXM, which provides you with over 120 channels of music; another feature provided is SiriusXM Radio. You will also be able to connect to Bluetooth, plus Siri and Google Assistant (which you connect to via Bluetooth).



Apple iPhone and Android Compatible

Perhaps you have an Apple iPhone, or an Android, or both. Either way, Toyota Connected Services have made it easier for you to use your phone in your car. The only drawback is that you have to plug your phone in to access the full-on features of each app inside your vehicle. But what is handy about it is that when you plug your phone in, you can see your mobile device’s interface on the infotainment screen; you will be able to connect to audiobooks, messages, media, GPS, and maps. You can access apps using voice prompting, which helps you stay focused on driving.

Final Thoughts

Connected Services is a very convenient offering by Toyota, with many features provided by the app. It’s ideal for Toyota drivers, and if you’re interested in buying a new car, Toyota is the best option. From assistance to entertainment and safety to maps, Toyota Connected Services offers more positives than negatives. You won’t regret using the services offered.