New Toyota Connect App offers a host of features online and offline to make things easier for its customers
Toyota Kirloskar Motor has launched a new Toyota Connect app in India. The Toyota Connect app will assist Toyota customers in mobility and ownership needs and is a one stop shop for the customers. The app can be downloaded free of cost and is available on Android and IOS platforms.
The Connect app includes services like assisted navigation, online service appointments, roadside assistance based on GPS location and even reminds customers about their servicing and maintenance keep up. The app needs VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) at the time of registration.
The app will be available for all Toyota models and the company will provide 24*7 call centers that customers can connect through the app and receive help when ever needed. The app also offers offline 3D maps, along with lane guidance, speed limit display, enlarged view of junctions or intersections and real time traffic update while suggesting clog free alternative routes.
Aiktoshi Takemura, Sr. Vice President Toyota Kirloskar Motor, launched the app in India. The app is fully integrated cloud based platform and will be supported by dedicated dealer networks, service providers and call centers.
The app also allows the customers to track the advancement of the service casually. Customers can view the service invoice on the app itself and make payments online as well. Honda and Mahindra have similar system that allows its customers ease and assistance in vehicle keep up.
The Toyota Connect though has some drawbacks too that it can not be connected to the car’s infotainment system, and the customer will have to refer to their smartphone to utilize the app and the app doesn’t have a security feature. With the launch of the Toyota Connect app the company now aims at ensuring a seamless, convenient and pleasing ownership experience for Toyota customers.
All these features are absolutely free of cost for the customers, all they need to do is feed in the details of the particular vehicle and the app will give them the detailed information.