Toyota Service Tips

You’ve got questions, and our Toyota service center in Hollywood, CA has answers. Get answers to some of the most common Toyota service questions below, and let us know if you have other service needs to help you get from K-Town to the Westside and beyond.

  • Reset the Maintenance Light on Your Toyota Camry

    If the maintenance light activates on your Toyota Camry dashboard, you most likely need to schedule an oil change or other Toyota maintenance in the West Hollywood area. Turn to us to help you reset your maintenance light with regular maintenance for your Toyota. If for whatever reason the light is still on after your maintenance appointment,…

  • How To Tell If You Need New Brakes

    It’s easy to tell when your vehicle needs new brakes, if you know what to look for. Be sure to schedule brake service at our Hollywood, CA service center right away if you notice any of the following red flags during braking:    Squealing or grinding noises Strange smells “Pulling” to the left or right…

  • Preparing Your Emergency Roadside Kit

    If you’re driving around North Hollywood, you want to make sure you’re prepared for the  unexpected. Check out this helpful emergency car kit guide from Toyota of Hollywood, and take another step toward getting ready for your next road trip out to Palm Springs or up to San Francisco in safety with a Toyota RAV4 or Toyota Camry….

  • What Does A Check Engine Light Mean in My Toyota?

    A Toyota check engine light signals that you need to take your vehicle in for service. A certified technician will inspect the vehicle for the following: Broken oxygen sensor Bad spark plugs or associated wiring Malfunctioning catalytic converter Defective gas cap Air flow sensor returning incorrect information Those are just a small selection of problems…

  • When Should I Replace My Timing Belt?

    Replace your vehicle’s timing belt every 60,000 miles if you want to be on the safe side, according to the Toyota service schedule. However, you can also opt to replace it every 100,000 miles if you’re feeling brave. Ultimately, your owner’s manual will have all the information you need on timing belt maintenance. See More…

  • Car Leaking Advice

    If you’ve noticed that your vehicle is leaking while you’re driving around North Hollywood, you probably have two questions on your mind: One, why is your car leaking? And two, what exactly is leaking from it? Even if you don’t have a Toyota, Toyota of Hollywood can help you answer both of these questions. Contact Us Pink /…

  • How Much Should You Budget for Car Maintenance?

    Have Other Questions? Basic car maintenance price varies widely depending on the kind of maintenance you’re getting. On average, you should plan on having a monthly budget of: $75 for newer cars $100+ for older models Check out the average car service costs for a number of key basic car maintenance procedures, and schedule your…

  • Learn How to Repair Car Scratches and Dents at Home

    Schedule Service You can learn how to repair car scratches at home to avoid running up big bills at the body shop every time you get a little dent or ding. Repair car dents with a few easy car care tips right in your garage, and save time and money for maintenance at Toyota of…

  • The Toyota 30,000 Mile Service

    Schedule Service Including 5k interval maintenance, the Toyota 30,000 Mile Service includes more intricate upkeep to uphold the integrity of your engine and promote the longevity you expect. Our expert technicians will inspect your vehicle for specific needs, but you can expect the following services: Engine oil and filter change Tire rotation, pressure measurement, and…

  • How Long Do Car Batteries Last?

    The average car battery lasts between 2 and 5 years, depending on your local climate and how you care for your battery. In an ideal environment with no outside variables, a car battery could last for up to 6 years. More Toyota Service Tips Our Service Specials   What Affects Car Battery Life If you…

  • How To Measure Tire Tread Depth

    Use a tire tread depth gauge, if you have one handy, to see if your tire tread is between 10/32nds of an inch and 2/32nds of an inch. If you don’t have a tread depth gauge, insert a penny with Lincoln’s head down into your tire’s grooves — if you can see the top of Lincoln’s…

  • How Do You Change Your Windshield Wipers?

    Change your windshield wiper blades at home in five easy steps: Measure your blades, and buy replacement blades. Carefully raise the first wiper arm until it is perpendicular with the windshield. Press the plastic stopper holding the old blade in place, and unhook your old wiper blade. Insert your new wiper blade into the hook,…

  • How Much Does an Oil Change Cost?

    Conventional oil change prices using high-grade Genuine Toyota Motor Oil will start at $69.95. An oil change using Toyota’s superior Synthetic Motor Oil will start at $89.95. More Toyota Service Tips Our Service Specials       Why Get An Oil Change at Toyota of Hollywood? We use motor oil optimized for your Toyota, and our…

  • Where Can I Find Toyota Prius Parts?

      We sell Genuine Toyota parts here at Toyota of Hollywood – Toyota Prius parts too. It is imperative to buy Toyota-certified parts, ones whose quality, efficacy, and safety are guaranteed, rather than settling on generic parts of questionable build. More Toyota Service Tips Our Service Specials   More on Toyota Prius Parts We don’t…

  • What is the Recommended Toyota Service Schedule?

    Toyota recommends you schedule service every six months, or every 5,000 miles – whichever comes first. Our recommended service intervals continue at twelve months, or 10,000 miles; eighteen months, or 15,000 miles; and so on. More Toyota Service Tips Our Service Specials   More Toyota Service Info Regular service of your vehicle not only improves its…

Service Specials in Hollywood, CA

Toyota Care Plus

Includes 30,000 Miles Major Service
See your service advisor for details.

Complimentary Multi-Point Inspection

We inspect the following parts and functions of your Toyota

All belts, hoses, and fuses
Headlights, brake lights and turn signals
Check all fluid levels
Tire wear & pressure
Suspension, air filter and wiper blade

For Toyotas only. Present coupon at time of write-up. Some limits may apply. Expires 5/1/19

EXPIRES: 05/01/2019
Complimentary Brake Inspection
  • Inspect brake lines, cylinders/calipers
  • Inspect brake pads and shoes for wear
  • Report of brake system condition or estimate of repair cost

For Toyotas only. Present coupon at time of write-up. Limit one coupon per visit. Expires 5/1/19

EXPIRES: 05/01/2019
Spend & Save Bonus
  • Spend $100 - $199 & save $10
  • Spend $200 - $299 & save $20
  • Spend $300 - $399 & save $30
  • Spend $400 - $499 & save $40
  • Spend $500 - $599 & save $50
  • Spend $600 - $699 & save $60
  • Spend $700 - $799 & save $70
  • Spend $900 or more & save $100

For Toyotas only. Present coupon at time of write-up. Valid on mechanical work only. Not valid on tires, brakes, or maintenance. Expires 5/1/19

EXPIRES: 05/01/2019
Buy 3 Tires Get the Fourth for $1
  • Installation by Toyota Certified Technicians
  • The proper size and fit for your Toyota

Restrictions apply. See participating Toyota dealer for details. Offer valid on select brands. OEM, OEA, and WIN replacement tires only. Tires must be dealer-installed. Three tires at regular price, forth tire for one dollar. Fourth tire must be of equal or lesser value. Excludes mounting and balancing, sales tax, shop supplies, tire disposal and other applicable taxes. Excludes previous purchases. Toyota and Scion vehicles only. Offer only available at participating Toyota dealers. Offer Begins 3/29/2019. Offer expires 4/30/19

EXPIRES: 04/30/2019
Oil Change Starting at $69.95

Conventional oil change using high-grade Genuine Toyota Motor Oil

See Dealer for Details

Synthetic Oil Change Starting at $89.95

Oil change using Toyota’s superior Synthetic Motor Oil

See Dealer For Details

Vehicle Exchange Program

Drive a new vehicle for the same or similar payment as your current vehicle. See service consultant for details. Toyotas only.
Plus tax. Please present coupon when order is written. Not valid with any other coupon, offer or advertised special. Valid only at Toyota of Hollywood. Toyotas only.

$25 Prepaid Card
$25 Prepaid Card with Brake Pads Purchase & Installation

Restrictions apply. See participating dealer's for details. Offer ends 4/30/2019.

EXPIRES: 04/30/2019
$45 Minor Scheduled Maintenance
  • Rotate tires
  • Check cabin air filter
  • Check engine air filter
  • Check all fluid levels
  • Multi-point vehicle inspection

For Toyotas only. Present coupon at time of write-up. Lube, oil, and filter service extra. Expires 5/1/19

EXPIRES: 05/01/2019
$79.95 Brake Inspection Special

Discount on any recommended brake maintenance

  • Inspect brake lines, cylinders/calipers
  • Clean and adjust rear brakes (if applicable)
  • Top off brake fluid

Extra charge (if required): Metallic pads, repacking front bearings and replacing seals
If brakes need repair, available at additional cost. Toyotas only. Present coupon at time of write-up. Limit one coupon per visit

$159.95 Alignment Service Special
  • Recommended every 15,000 miles or 12 months
  • Set front wheel caster and camber toe-in on most applicable vehicles
  • Set all specification to achieve proper thrust angle
  • Inspect steering linage & shocks
  • Adjust tire pressure

For Toyota only. Present coupon at time of write-up. Limit on coupon per visit. Expires 5/1/19

EXPIRES: 05/01/2019
$215.95 Intermediate Scheduled Maintenance Service
  • Replace Engine Oil & Filter up to 5 quarts (Synthetic Oil may be higher)
  • Replace Cabin Air Filter
  • Check all fluid levels
  • Rotate tires
  • Multi-point Vehicle Inspection

For Toyota only. Present coupon at time of write-up. Synthetic, V6, and V8 extra

$329.00 Brake Service With Pad Replacement
  • Install metallic pads, repacking front bearing and replacing seals
  • Resurfacing rotors
  • Inspect brake lines, cylinders/calipers
  • Clean and adjust rear brakes (if applicable)
  • Top off brake fluid

Valid only at Toyota of Hollywood. Toyota & Scion makes only. May not combine with any other offer(s). Please present coupon when service order is written. Certain restrictions apply. Expires 5/1/19

EXPIRES: 05/01/2019