Toyota has a long experience when it comes to recalling vehicles on the US market. After the acceleration pedal problems in the US, with over one million cars recalled, the new announcement looks very small. Toyota is conducting a safety recall of approximately 7,100 new 2016 Toyota Highlander vehicles … read more
Toyota will be conducting a safety recall of 7,100 model year 2016 Highlander units in the US due to a brake fluid reservoir sensor issue.
Specifically, it’s possible that the wire harness that attaches to the brake fluid reservoir sensor wasn’t connected during the assembly process and if so, the vehicle … read more
A minor manufacturing error has prompted a safety recall for the 2016 Toyota Highlander.
A wire harness for the brake fluid reservoir sensor may not have been connected properly during the assembly process.
“If this were to occur, the vehicle would not meet a federal safety standard provision requiring … read more
The current Highlander has been around since 2014 when it received an extensive, ground-up remake. Now in the 2016 model year, the Highlander soldiers on unchanged. That won’t be the case for 2017, however, as Toyota will give the three-row crossover a mild facelift to match the all-new 3.5-liter … read more
2016 Toyota Highlander Rating:Star4 Star Star Star Star Tested:
Model: 2016 Toyota Highlander Limited AWD.
Drivetrain: 3.5 V6 engine VVT-i engine with 270HP @ 6,200 rpm and 248 lb-ft @ 4,800 rpm.
Price as tested: $42,775 USD ($48,841.97 CAD) – $29,990 base ($33,555 CAD).
Infotainment: 8” LDC touch … read more
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has given the 2016 Toyota Highlander its top safety honor.
This is a repeat performance for the 2016 Highlander, which also was a top safety pick plus in 2015. But thanks to more stringent rules in 2016, which require a ‘good’ rating in the small … read more
Since 2000, the Toyota Highlander has enjoyed a comfortable top spot as a nondescript suburban do-all, adept at hauling families, tackling snow days and offering better road manners than the average SUV thanks to its Camry– based underpinnings. Reliable and useful, but not particularly exciting, was … read more