2021 Toyota Highlander gray driving on bridge at twilight

Why you Should Shop at Phil Meador Toyota

If the promise of literally hundreds of cars to choose from wasn’t enough, there’s a long list of reasons you should shop at Phil Meador Toyota. Phil Meador is far from the only car dealership in Pocatello but is one of the largest in terms of total vehicles available. Beyond that, you get the reliability of a variety of new Toyota vehicles and used cars of just about every body style and make you can imagine. Continue reading for more reasons to love Phil Meador Toyota!

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How Do I Know my Car Battery is Dying?

Although your car needs gasoline to run, it still stores a lot of electricity in order to run the many electrical systems inside it. A big battery makes it possible for you to run all kinds of electrical systems like air conditioning, the sound system and power seats. No car battery lasts forever, so how do you know if yours needs to be replaced soon? Continue reading for some things to look for.

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2021 Toyota Camry blue and silver models parked in middle of road

What Color Options Does the 2021 Toyota Camry Have?

For the vehicle that has been a standard of mid-size sedans for generations now, the 2021 model year of the Toyota Camry offers a refreshing range of exterior color options. This helps bring variety to one of the most popular vehicles around. There are twelve total color options if you count each two-tone color combination as separate from any other that shares just one color with it.

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What Does the Toyota Emblem Represent?

Toyota has an unusual logo compared to many other automakers. A lot of other brands are satisfied to make a logo based around the first letter of their name or another straightforward symbol, but the Toyota emblem goes a bit deeper. There are a few interpretations and theories that people have, but Toyota has spoken about the topic, and it makes a lot of sense when you know what the three circles are meant to represent.

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2021 Toyota Corolla dark blue color under bridge

How Old is Toyota?

While not the oldest car manufacturer by any means, Toyota has one of the longest histories of producing automobiles for the North American market among foreign companies. The Toyota company goes back to the 1920s, but that was before any cars were built, so read further to explore the history of one of the most important vehicle brands in history.

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How Do I Clean My Car’s Touchscreen?

For the most part, cleaning the inside of your car isn’t anything special. There have been wipes and solutions for cleaning vinyl and leather interiors, soaps for cloth car seats and all kinds of products to make the inside of your car look new again, but can you use those on your car’s touchscreen? It’s best to make sure you have a safe way to clean your infotainment screen so you don’t end up damaging it. Continue reading for advice on how to get rid of smears, fingerprints, residues and more.

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2021 Toyota Camry blue and silver models parked in middle of road

How Powerful is the Engine in the 2021 Toyota Camry?

The Toyota Camry is a hard car to forget. Besides seeing one on almost every road, the Camry is a model that has been around for so long it is a regular part of everyone’s vocabulary, even if they don’t know what it means. Both the Corolla and the Camry get their names from words for “Crown” in different languages. Does the engine in the Camry deserve the title of “Crown” in your opinion? Continue reading and judge for yourself.

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What are the Best Types of Headlights?

Did you know that there are three different types of headlights on modern cars? In the early days of cars, headlamps used to be literal lamps you had to light before you could see at night. A lot has changed since then, and now we can say we don’t have to do anything more than turn a knob to turn our lights on these days. Continue reading for a brief explanation of the three main types of headlights.

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