Mechanically, the Prius is unchanged for 2012, though there have been cosmetic tweaks to the front bumper, headlights and taillights. After the beep, say the street name of your desired address. Transmission: Automatic Color:Silver Interior Color: Gray Average Vehicle Review: 4. We test drive it and showed every inch of it. Surprisingly roomy inside for a small car. It consistently beats both the Garmin and Toyota system for best routing based on me testing them on routes I know well.
And I need one for each car. I went to our local dealer and drove it about every car out there, once I picked the one I wanted, got my price. . The problem is that the system fails to produce a voice prompt for turns perhaps as much as 50% of the time. Audio source selection screen will be displayed, turn to select radio station bands, tracks, press to display the audio control screen, press to pause or resume playing music. I don't have to turn a key in the ignition; with the smart key, I just push a button on the dashboard to start it, and I open the locked driver's door by putting my hand into the handle.
It dies mid trip frequently and routes oddly. With Entune and navigation, there is no place your 2017 Toyota Prius c cannot take you. This is a complaint about the seemingly new, Toyota poor quality standards for their accessories and is in no way a reflection on the dealership where I bought the car. For a complete list of commands, please refer to your Owner's Manual. I would deal locally and they did beat the competitors price so I bought locally. I call around 2pm and was told 3 of the 6 are still there.
It's Economical, especially in California. Touch your desired point of interest. I don't even consider it safe to use since it takes so much attention to read it. I have rheumatoid arthritis, and my hands are misshapen and painful, and it's the easiest car for me to drive! It's very distracting to use in traffic. Quiet, smooth, and I am getting 55 mpg with my '11 Prius. Without having interacted with it for some period of time, we'll look down and notice that the map is simply frozen.
I'm certain that this has caused many, many accidents and fatalities as well. The Toyota system uses natural speech information English only. The seats are easy to put down and pick up. Learning curve is like getting a new smart phone. . We walked around his little lot for 30 min and found nothing but a bunch of crap, or inappropriate for a new driver.
Learn how to store your address so the navigation system can always get you home. Ideal for those long commutes or traffic delays. These two problems make the backup system dangerous to use. I had 164k on it, and no question it would have made 250k. Because of problems and never getting above 37 mpg, and a safety recall we decided on the Prius level 3. It has no lines for guidance and no reliable depth perception. I cannot but wonder how many accidents and injuries have already been cause by these two poorly designed accessories.
The car achieves the mpg it promised on the first fill up and well beyond its rated mpg on certain kinds of trips. Only needed a waterpump after 150k. We could not be happier with our purchase. To purchase an update for your Toyota navigation system, please contact your local dealer for more information. Toyota features an advanced voice recognition system that allows you to control many navigation functions through voice commands. Nice way to do business, no??.
As for the backup camera, it is not only useless but actually dangerous. None of the roads were new in the last 5 years. On select models equipped with premium audio head units, you have access to navigation and a rich set of apps and data services, now referred to as the Entune ® App Suite. The voice command switch is located on the steering wheel. We leveled the backseat and took luggage, a good sized cooler and bags of curtains to be delivered to a friend. Toyota features an advanced voice recognition system that allows you to control many navigation functions through voice commands.
We were so impressed the car still look as new. A selected audio source is displayed, it can, be operated with touch screen controls, insert a disc into this slot, touch to select your desired audio sources. Exceptional rear seat legroom and overall comfort. It is a very easy car to drive. Toyota designed the car and selected the accessories, not the dealership. Luckily I take photos of the gibberish that appears when it dies so the dealer knows the problem is real.
These instructions show address input starting with City. I've used garmen and tom tom systems extensively without ever experiencing this problem before. Overall, I'd say a good choice for those who want high mpg and a top safety pick. I've been on several trips that exceeded 1000 miles from home, as well as using it to find a co-workers house, neither of which gave me problems. Our first trip was over 580 miles and we got 52 miles per gallon. I have taken it in to Toyota twice since I purchased new four months ago and they can't figure out what is wrong.