TOYOTA LINK

Features

Destination Download    Local Search     Fuel Finder     Weather     Toyota Help     Travel Times

Destination Download

Now you can download and send details and directions to a chosen destination (or destinations), to Toyota Link in your vehicle, straight from compatible smartphone[TL1].

Open the 'Toyota Link' App on compatible smartphone[C3].
A list of compatible phones are available here.

After accepting T&C's the 'Destination Download'[C10] map screen will be displayed as the main screen when the app is opened. Make sure the location setting is enabled in your smartphone’s settings.

  • After accepting T&Cs the Destination Download map screen will be available to search your desired destinations.
  • Selecting drop pin will show the destination's company name, phone number and address if available.
  • You can view a list of your search results by selecting the list view icon at the top right of screen.
  • Once you find your destination you can select 'Send To Car' and the destination will become available in your vehicle next time you connect your smartphone to your headunit.

A short time after starting your vehicle you will receive a notice that a new destination has loaded.



  • In your car, press the 'Destination Download'[C10] icon in the Apps menu
  • Your recent destinations will be displayed
  • Select the destination you are searching for and it will be displayed on a map
  • You will then have the option to 'Navigate*', 'Call[TL1]' or 'Save to Favourites'
  • Press 'Favourites' to search your saved destinations and use 'Edit' to delete any destinations
  • Your 'Favourites' will also be displayed on a map with the option to 'Navigate'* or 'Call[TL1]'

* Only vehicles equipped with satellite navigation will be able to set this destination as a navigation waypoint.


Local Search

Toyota Link makes it easy for you to search for specific business listings and their contact details in your immediate location - for example "Restaurants."

  • Press the 'Local Search'[C10] icon in the Apps menu
  • Select from a recent search or press ‘ New Search’
  • Type in your search details (name, description etc) and press 'Ok'
  • Your 'search results' will be displayed, based on the distance from your location
  • Select your required 'search result'
  • Your chosen destination will then be displayed on a map
  • You will then have the option to 'Navigate*', 'Call[TL1]' or 'Save to Favourites'
  • Press 'Save to Favourites' to add the search result to your 'Favourites' in 'Destination Download'

* Only vehicles equipped with satellite navigation will be able to set this destination as a navigation waypoint.


Fuel Finder

Now Toyota Link makes it's quick and easy to search and compare the latest fuel prices in your immediate area or a selected location.

  • Press the 'Fuel Finder'[C10] icon in the Apps menu
  • The screen will then display the brand, distance and the unleaded fuel price at the nine closest fuel stations
  • It will also display maximum, minimum and average fuel price for the area
  • Press 'Set Up' to customise your search details
  • Pick your preferred fuel - diesel, premium, unleaded etc, then press the 'Back' button
  • Pick your preferred fuel supplier(s), then press the 'Back' button
  • Your preferred fuel and supplier(s) will now be displayed in any new search
  • Press 'Navigate*' to be guided to your fuel station
  • The 'Available Fuel' tab will show you the type and price of fuel at your selected fuel station
  • The date and time of the last update on the fuel information will also be displayed

* Only vehicles equipped with satellite navigation will be able to set this destination as a navigation waypoint.


Weather

Use Toyota Link to receive the latest weather conditions from the Bureau of Meteorology for your current location and up to four other locations of your choice.

  • Press the 'Weather' icon in the Apps menu
  • The weather in your current location will be displayed
  • This will automatically update every five minutes or you can press 'Refresh' to update immediately
  • Press 'Change Location' for the weather in other locations
  • You will receive a list of popular locations, press on the name to see the weather
  • Press 'Add/Edit' to find other locations. The closest capital cities will be displayed by default
  • Press 'Outlook' on the main weather screen for the six day forecast for the chosen location
  • Select another location to receive other six day forecasts
  • Press 'Radar' on the main weather screen for rain radar images
  • You can then zoom to different levels to check the rainfall in the currently selected location

Toyota Help

Select the 'Toyota Help' icon in the Apps menu and you'll be given two options to conveniently access useful operator assisted services.

Calling[TL1] your preferred Roadside Assist provider:

  • Press 'Roadside Assist' then 'Yes'
  • You'll be connected to your roadside assistance provider
  • You can change your roadside assistance provider and update your membership number in the smartphone app account page or in vehicle by Pressing ‘Set up’ next to the ‘Road Side Assist’ Icon

For Help with Toyota Link services talk to our call centre:

  • Press 'Toyota Link' then 'Yes'
  • The operator can help with the management of your Toyota

My Dealer and Destination Assist operator assisted services have been removed from Toyota Help. This is so that Toyota Australia can provide new services in future.


Travel Times

Use Toyota Link to 'bookmark' frequent destinations for easy access and record your own preferred routes to compare with those suggested.

  • Press the 'Travel Times' icon in the Apps menu and select the destination for your journey
  • You can select from previously bookmarked destinations or add a new one
  • To add a destination, search for the address, select the correct destination then assign it a name and icon - for example 'My Home' and the 'house' icon
  • The destination will now be saved to the Travel Times home screen
  • When selecting a route, you have the option to select 'Suggested route' the route calculated by Travel Times to be the quickest, or 'Add alternative route' which will record as you make your own way and save this route for later use
  • The route options have colour markers to indicate the level of congestion: light (green), medium (orange) or heavy (red)
  • Navigate between DETAIL, MAP and LEGEND
  • DETAIL: Information about the current segment of your journey including ETA, incident alerts and remaining journey distance
  • MAP: An overview of full route to destination
  • LEGEND: A reference tool and key explaining icons used throughout the app

Travel Times will automatically refresh every few minutes, or it can be refreshed manually, to provide the most up to date travel updates.

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