2020 Toyota Highlander Hybrid driving on road in the sun
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Class Action Lawsuit: Over 1 Million Toyota 8-Speed Transmissions

Over the past few years, owners of Toyota Highlander and Sienna minivans with the direct shift 8AT transmissions have experienced many problems. This involves the eight-speed transmission known as UA80, UA80E, and US80F. As a result, a class-action lawsuit has been filed in California. It covers over 1 million Toyota 8-speed transmissions.  The issue has …

2020 Toyota Sienna driving around apartment buildings
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You Can Turn a Toyota Sienna Into a Campervan for Less Than You Think

Not many people are aware of the latest trend hitting the campervan scene. The minivans driven by suburban housewives and soccer moms are getting a transformation. It turns out that not only are these vans suitable for hauling around the kids and carrying groceries, but they also make an excellent template for a campervan conversion. The Toyota Sienna is a popular …

2020 Toyota Sienna parked outside of a house on the driveway

The Toyota Sienna Is the Most Reliable Used Minivan You Shouldn’t Ignore

Today there aren’t as many minivans remaining on the market as there once were.  Still, the latest models offer car-like handling, feature advanced technologies, and feature the best safety equipment. Minivans may be a smarter choice for you than a crossover because they have more seats and cargo capacity. Purchasing a reliable used model is …

1991 Toyota Previa
Cars

The Toyota Previa Minivan is Now a Desirable Classic

Usually, the word ‘classic’ conjures up images of old Bugattis, British Minis, or first-gen Broncos. Rarely is a minivan called ‘classic’. But going just by pure age, there are quite a few vans and minivans that are old enough to be classics. And long before Mercedes gave a minivan 500+ hp, there was another unconventional …