If you want to stay connected while on the Jacksonville roads with an exciting new piece of technology, check out Toyota Entune™ 3.0 Remote Connect, which comes standard on select Toyota vehicles. It’s integrated into Entune™ 3.0 Audio Plus and Premium Audio Multimedia Systems, which is accessible via the all-new Remote Connect app for iOS and Android users.
Remote Connect lets drivers access important functions and features of their vehicle right from their smartphone. Beaver Toyota St. Augustine has your guide to the functionality of Remote Connect, which can be done anywhere as long as the phone and vehicle have cellular coverage.
Lock and Unlock the car doors from anywhere. You will receive a confirmation message when the action is successful. If the doors are not opened within 30 seconds, then the vehicle will re-lock on its own.
Remote Engine Start and Stop lets you make sure your vehicle is comfortable inside no matter the weather outside. To do so, simply tap the large start engine icon on the app. The vehicle will be contacted, the engine will start, and then a 10-minute timer will begin. If you’re not inside the car before the time ends, the engine will shut off. Tapping the large icon shuts the engine off.
The Vehicle Finder tool helps when you have forgotten where you parked. When you tap the Vehicle Finder on the app, a map will be displayed to show the vehicle’s location.
The Vehicle Status Function lets Palm Coast drivers know if the trunk, doors, or windows remain open, as well as how much fuel is in the tank.
The Guest Driver Monitor function allows you to monitor the vehicle when another person is driving, whether that’s a valet attendant parking, or a friend or family member is borrowing your car to run errands. You have the option to store customizable profiles for up to five guest drivers.
Downloading the app is easy, and all you will need is Entune™ 3.0 Audio Plus or Premium Audio and a compatible smartphone. Follow these simple steps after you’ve downloaded the app:
You are all set! The Entune™ 3.0 Remote Connect app and all of its high-tech features are ready to be used.
Below is a list of which Toyota models are equipped with this new technology. The 2019 and 2020 models include Entune™ 3.0 Audio, Entune™ 3.0 Audio Plus, and Entune™ Premium, whereas the 2018 models feature Entune™ 3.0 Audio Plus and Entune™ Premium.
Want to see how the Toyota Entune™ 3.0 Remote Connect feature works in person? Visit Beaver Toyota St. Augustine, and we’ll get you behind the wheel of a new Toyota vehicle that features this new technology. Contact us today with any questions or to set up an appointment.