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
Toyota has posted its four consecutive month of declining sales in the United States.
Throughout the month of August, the company’s American sales fell by 5 per cent to 213,125 vehicles, largely due to the reduced demand for Toyota’s car and pickup truck models.
Sales across Toyota and Scion dropped … read more
Does anyone care about saving money at the pump anymore? The rise of the thirsty SUV as a result of falling oil prices has taken some attention away from large crossovers and minivans that were designed to sip rather than guzzle gasoline. One of the best examples of this is the Toyota Highlander Hybrid, … read more
Owners of certain Toyota vehicles, equipped with aftermarket seat heaters, will have to take their rides back to the dealers, as these could burst into flames. Announced by Southeast Toyota Distributors (SET), which is operating independently from the Japanese automaker, the recall will begin on July … read more
With a new trademark application in Europe, the on-again, off-again, long-awaited Toyota Supra revival is back on the rumor treadmill.
Once again, the rumors of its rebirth focus on a platform co-developed with BMW and shared with an upcoming Z4 successor.
One problem: It’s been a long time since the … 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
Toyota Motor Corp.’s March new-vehicle sales in the U.S. fell 2.7 percent from last year as car sales continued to slump and an early Easter contributed to dampened retail volume.
Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. reported March sales of 219,842 in March, down from 225,959 a year ago. Toyota brand sales … read more