Does the Entune App Suite Show Gas Station Prices?

March 11th, 2019 by

Many car buyers have been asking if Toyota models will ever offer Android auto and Apple car plays for quite some time. Sadly, the answer is no but don’t worry, there’s a good reason why. Toyota’s plans for all future models is inter-connectivity.

Which simply means, keeping the driver, passengers, and vehicles connected. How are they doing that? They’ve created a simple and easy to use system. It’s called Toyota Entune App Suite. You might have a few questions, such as how it works, what’s in it and what can it do. Stay with us, and we’ll do our best to answer all these questions for you.

Features of the Entune App Suite

Toyota Entune App Suite is a standard multimedia element in all new Toyota models. It’s an integrated entertainment system designed with drivers and passengers in mind. It is available in three grades, that is, Entune audio plus, Entune audio and Entune premium audio with navigation and app suite.

The Toyota Entune system is designed to employ a vivid touch screen display, Bluetooth connectivity, Siri eyes-free technology, and many others. The Toyota Entune App Suite will give you access to most, if not, all of your Smartphone applications.

How to connect to the App Suite

With Toyota Entune App Suite, you can access the Smartphone applications through the display of the in-vehicle screen. There are a few steps to get access to the app suite. First, you’ll need to download the app. Second, you’ll need to register for the service. And finally, you’ll need to pair your phone to the Entune App Suite System through Bluetooth.

Once you’re connected, you’ll be able to do many things. A few of these things include streaming your favorite music. Checking if your usual drive to work is going to take longer than usual. Check the weather to see if you’ll need an umbrella before you step out the door. Best of all, you can even make dinner reservations through the system before you leave work.

Can you see nearby gas prices?

The main question here is, does the Toyota Entune App Suite show the nearby gas station? The answer to this question is yes. And you might be wondering how does it do that? Well, the Entune system for Toyota is an integrated system that provides satellite-based information.

Some of that information includes traffic, fuel prices via SiriusXM subscription, and weather predictions. It was built on an existing architecture, which makes it quite reliable and powerful.

If you’re interested in learning more, that architecture is called the Toyota G-Book architecture. Thanks to the system, you don’t have to physically drive around to find the best priced gas. You can just turn on your car, fire up the App Suite and find what you need.

Some people might even prefer this over the trip computer. It shows navigational instructions and gas prices. Whereas the trip computer can only show you how to get from point A to point B.

Next Steps

It is important to choose the Toyota model that is integrated with the Toyota Entune App Suite. Also keep in mind that there are three different options for the Entune App Suite. You’ll need to ask the dealership what features are included with each option.

You don’t want to assume that the feature you want is going to be available. It’s better to ask while you’re at the dealership and get the right one, versus driving off and not being happy with your purchase. A lot of the times, the staff will be more than happy to help you set it up.

If you have any more questions about the Toyota Entune App Suite, please, call us today. We’ll do our best to answer them, and if we can’t, we’ll do our best to get you the answers. Also, if you are you ready to test out the Entune Suite App, you can schedule a test drive. Get a feel for it and see if you like it or not. One of the many friendly and knowledgeable members of our staff will be able to assist you.

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