All Questions on Toyota
Does insurance cover a damaged engine?
Can I submit a claim to my insurance for hitting a pothole and damaging the engine on my 2008 Toyota 4Runner?
Jun 18, 2021
What can I do if I financed a Toyota RAV4 for 14.99%, and I'm already upside-down?
"I rushed into a car loan for a Toyota RAV4. Now I pay 14.99% interest on a $14,000 loan. I'm upside-down on the loan, and I won't break even for around 30 months. What can I do to fix this issue?"
Jun 17, 2021
How much insurance should I carry on my 2007 Toyota Highlander?
I currently carry the state minimums in California. I own a house, but don't have any other assets. Should I raise my coverage limits? Is there a better amount to carry?
Jun 16, 2021
How do you know what car will be the most affordable?
"I'm either getting a Honda Civic Type R or a Toyota Supra as my first car. It'll be in my dad's name, but I'll be driving it. I'll be responsible for the insurance and gas. Which one will be cheaper?"
Jun 11, 2021
If I'm unhappy with the repairs on my Toyota Camry, what should I do?
I took my car to the repair shop, using the money from my insurance company, but I'm not happy with the job they did. What are my options?
Jun 08, 2021
If my 2010 Toyota RAV4's engine runs well, should I sell the car to buy a new one?
"I want to get a new car, but my 2010 Toyota RAV4 is still reliable. The car I want costs $28,000. I make $60,000, and, because I live at home, my monthly expenses are only $500. Should I sell my car and buy a new one?"
Jun 07, 2021
Can I get a car loan for a Toyota 4Runner with a 750 credit score and $5,500 down?
"I want to purchase a Toyota 4Runner for $12,000. I have $5,500 for a down payment and a credit score of 750. I currently make about $42,000 a year. Will I get approved for a car loan?"
Jun 07, 2021
Should I finance a used Toyota Corolla to help boost my credit score?
"My credit score is 640, and I want to increase it. To do this, I was thinking of buying a used Toyota Corolla for about $7,000. I have $5,000 for a down payment, so I'd only need $2,000 for the loan. Should I do this to help boost my credit score?"
Jun 07, 2021
What would the difference in insurance rates be between a Toyota Corolla and a Ford Focus?
I'm 16 and an honor student. I'm going to be getting a new car. Would a Toyota Corolla or a Ford Focus be cheaper to insure?
Jun 04, 2021
Can a dealership cancel an auto loan after letting me drive off with a Toyota Highlander?
"A dealership said I could finance a new Toyota Highlander with a trade-in and $1,000 down. Then I got a call that said the lender can't do the deal unless I put $2,000 down. I didn't want to negotiate, so I let the problem go. A month later, I get a letter saying my financing is canceled. Can an auto dealership do this?"
May 21, 2021
Can I get auto insurance on the same day that I'm getting my new Toyota Sienna?
The dealership says I'll need to provide proof of insurance when I pick up my van. What would be a good company? Can I get insurance on the day that I'm able to pick up my van?
May 21, 2021
Can you help me figure out the right insurance coverage for my Toyota RAV4?
"I'm trying to figure out my auto insurance coverage and I don't know which limits to choose. Should I go with enough to cover my net worth or assets? How much would be enough to cover medical bills?"
May 19, 2021
Why do I need full coverage on a Toyota 4Runner that's over a decade old?
My husband and I have a 2009 Toyota 4Runner. We've been told that we should keep full coverage on it. I feel like it's a waste of money based on the cost. We don't have a large amount of savings.
May 17, 2021
Why does my older Camry cost more for insurance than my newer Camry?
While I was looking at my Allstate policy, I noticed that the premium for my 2016 Toyota Camry is more than for my 2019 Toyota Camry. They both have the same coverage. How is this possible?
May 12, 2021
Can I get loan/lease payoff coverage for a used Toyota?
I want to finance a used 2019 Toyota Camry. I also want to protect myself financially in case the car is totaled. Would I be able to get loan/lease payoff coverage?
May 06, 2021
Is a 15% interest rate too high for a car loan on a certified pre-owned 2016 Toyota 4Runner?
I'm buying a certified pre-owned Toyota 4Runner, and I have $5,000 to put down. My credit score is only about 660. The dealership wants to charge me 15% interest on a 60-month loan. Is this too high?
May 05, 2021
What should I do if I get into an accident with a leased Toyota Sienna?
I am leasing a Toyota Sienna and it was hit in a parking lot. My insurance carrier is MetLife and I also have gap insurance. Who should I contact?
May 03, 2021
Does a new 2020 Toyota Corolla need gap insurance?
My sales rep at the dealership said that I got a really good deal and didn't need to buy gap insurance. Is this true? Should I assume that the value of my Corolla isn't going to depreciate below what I owe on my loan?
May 03, 2021
Do I need gap insurance for my Toyota Prius?
I owe $23,000 and have a 60-month loan. The dealership offered me gap coverage, but I declined based on the price. I got my finance paperwork and they are offering gap insurance to me for a lower rate. Should I add it?
May 03, 2021
Why am I paying so much for car insurance for my old Corolla?
I am 20 years old and my friends all pay $100 less than me for their insurance. I have a 2008 Toyota Corolla and did have an accident two years ago. I'm currently with State Farm and I don't know why I'm paying so much more.
Apr 30, 2021
Should I opt for comprehensive coverage on my 2012 Toyota 4Runner?
I have liability insurance on my 4Runner. I'm thinking of adding collision, but I'm unsure about comprehensive. Do I really need it?
Apr 28, 2021
Should I lower my car insurance coverage on my financed Scion if I only drive about 50 miles a week?
Right now, I drive about 50 miles a week, including work, errands, and social events. I still owe a few thousand on my Scion, so I need full coverage. However, I was thinking of lowering my limits to cut my $200-a-month insurance bill down.
Apr 28, 2021
How can I get a car loan on a vehicle that's over 25 years old?
I want to buy a 1995 Toyota Supra. Everywhere I look online, lenders won't provide loans for cars that old. Is there somewhere else I can get a loan for this vehicle?
Apr 27, 2021
"How do I go about getting an auto loan for a used Toyota Camry? "
"I need a cheap car to get to work and found this 2006 Toyota Camry. Other than the high mileage (120,000 miles), the car seems to be in good working order and the owner is only asking for $3,000. What do I need to do to get a loan for the car? "
Apr 26, 2021
Why does my 2018 Toyota Tacoma cost less to insure than my 2017 Mazda CX-5 if the Tacoma cost more?
I have both a Tacoma and a CX-5. The Tacoma cost $10,000 more to purchase than the CX-5, yet it's far cheaper to insure. Why would a vehicle that cost more be cheaper to insure, even if they both have full coverage?
Apr 23, 2021
What is a good first car?
"I’m 22, I’ve graduated from college, and I need a car for the daily commute to my new job. I’m not looking for anything fancy or large; I just want an affordable, reliable car. Which models do you recommend for someone buying their first car? "
Apr 08, 2021