Also, the Highlander offers a very robust list of standard safety features, and the most inclusive air bag coverage ever in a Toyota vehicle, with a total of seven air bags. See, you don't have to touch your phone. It is not a substitute for safe and attentive driving practices. Always look over your shoulder and use your mirrors to confirm rear clearance. I tested a Toyota Highlander Hybrid Limited.
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I reached out multiple times and only heard back once! Battery capacity will decrease with time and use. It wasn't a particularly deep bass, and it overwhelmed the sound quality. We were initially disconcerted by the amount of body roll, but found the car handled an emergency maneuver without a problem. Fueling time varies with hydrogen fueling pressure and ambient temperature. It would sedately accelerate, and that acceleration would carry on up whatever hill faced us.
Our only tech feature of note in the cabin was the audio system, the interface of which uses oversized buttons and knobs. But we got a chance to test its emergency maneuverability when what looked like a tire appeared in the road ahead. The Hybrid comes in base and Limited trim levels, but not the in-between Sport trim offered on the regular Highlander. System effectiveness depends on many factors, such as speed, size and position of pedestrians, and weather, light and road conditions. For more information on mpg, please see. My expectations for hybrids have been colored somewhat after a prototype plug-in Prius, which was truly electric-only for robust acceleration to more than 60 mph.
You should also look around outside your vehicle and use your mirrors to confirm rearward clearance. The new Highlander is higher and wider, giving more space inside but also increasing the weight, a counterintuitive design move with a hybrid. The Bad The base stereo system sounds terrible, and the Highlander Hybrid is pricey. Went above and beyond in customer service. See Owner's Manual for additional limitations and details. You can also explore a of the Hybrid and gasoline-only non-hybrid. Battery capacity will decrease with time and use.
We learnt this lesson the hard way. For optimal tire wear and performance, tire pressure should be checked regularly with a gauge; do not rely solely on the monitor system. We wouldn't stoop to using paper maps. Always use safe driving practices and follow all traffic rules. Then you come back to the cellphone.
Model value: The new 2008 Toyota Highlander is nearly a half-step larger in size, offering significantly more vehicle and a roomier interior without a major jump in price. Highlander Hybrid 5 seats Cost vs. The size and high center of gravity of the Highlander Hybrid means cornering can be a little scary. Historically, vehicle manufacturers and distributors have charged a separate fee for processing, handling and delivering vehicles to dealerships. With speeds often above 80 mph for the 400-mile trip, our fuel economy dipped down to 22 mpg.
The 2008 Toyota Highlander Hybrid only comes in all-wheel-drive. Its hybrid system is its best feature, justifying most of the price. Today, I'm going show you how to pair a bluetooth cellphone to a Toyota vehicle. Send Joe an Hide full review. Voice command: The phone is paired. But you won't get track or folder lists with this system.