Safety Hub

The team at Toyota of Scranton is expected to help you make a selection for your new or pre-owned Toyota. We are also proud to point out that by purchasing a Toyota vehicle, you are getting one of the safest cars, trucks, or SUVs on the road thanks to Toyota Safety Sense and the added safety tools included in many models.

 
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Toyota Safety Sense

The age of your Toyota and the model will determine the version of Toyota Safety Sense included in your new vehicle.

TSS 3.0

  1. Pre-collision system with Pedestrian Detection to alert drivers of vehicles, pedestrians, bicyclists, or motorcycles close to their vehicle
  2. Dynamic Radar Cruise Control is designed for use on the highway and monitors the distance to other vehicles to set the speed of your vehicle
  3. Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist uses white and yellow lane markings on the road when driving above 30 mph to alert the driver of lane departure and take corrective action if the driver does not
  4. Lane Tracing Assist provides gentle steering assistance to keep the vehicle centered in the lane
  5. Road Sign Assist uses cameras to identify speed limit signs, stop signs, do not enter, and yield signs, then alerts the driver with an icon on the display screen
  6. Automatic High Beams detect other vehicle headlights or tail lights to automatically toggle from high to low beams for added safety
  7. Proactive Driving Assist uses cameras and radar to detect other vehicles or pedestrians, then gently brake and provide steering assist to avoid collisions as well as detect curves

TSS 2.5 & 2.5+

  1. Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection
  2. Dynamic Radar Cruise Control
  3. Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist
  4. Lane Tracing Assist
  5. Road Sign Assist
  6. Automatic High Beams

TSS 2.0

  1. Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection
  2. Dynamic Radar Cruise Control
  3. Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist
  4. Lane Tracing Assist
  5. Road Sign Assist
  6. Automatic High Beams

TSS-P

  1. Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection
  2. Dynamic Radar Cruise Control
  3. Lane Departure Alert
  4. Automatic High Beams

Additional Safety & Convenience Features

Safety Sense is only one of the features included in Toyota vehicles, and it ensures the safety of drivers, passengers, and others in the area. Drivers will discover many safety tools inside and outside their new Car, truck, or SUV.

New Toyota Prius

Exterior Safety Features:

  • Panoramic View Monitor – This tool uses cameras to create an overhead view of the vehicle when it is operated at low speeds for high-traffic conditions or parking to avoid impact with surrounding objects
  • Front And Rear Parking Assist With Automatic Braking – this feature alerts the driver of an obstacle and can decrease engine power and apply soft braking to avoid impact
  • Star Safety System – this tool includes Vehicle Stability Control, Traction Control, Anti-Lock Brake System, Electronic Brake-force Distribution. Smart Stop Technology and Brake Assist provide drivers with enhanced control, traction, and stability

interior of a new toyota

Interior Safety Features:

  • Advanced Airbag System – protects drivers and passengers in the event of impact to the vehicle
  • Safety Connect – this feature enhances roadside assistance and the speed at which first responders can locate your vehicle if there is an accident. The system relies on GPS coordinates to ensure that you are located quickly when there is an accident or issue
  • LATCH System – this feature delivers lower anchors and tethers for children’s safety seats. The added connection points provide more stability and safety than using only seatbelts to install a safety child seat and make it easier to install the seats correctly to provide maximum safety for children

More About Safety Connect

Safety Connect includes features that allow you to get help when you need it the most. An emergency assist button will enable you to call for help in an accident. In addition, there is an automatic collision notification that is sent to ensure help arrives quickly, even if you cannot use the emergency assistance button. Roadside assistance is there to help when you have a flat tire, run out of gas, or have engine trouble. Finally, the stolen vehicle locator helps get your Toyota back quickly if it is stolen.

Safety Education

Toyota is proud to offer educational resources to help keep all our customers safe. Please visit these valuable sites to learn more about driver and passenger safety:

 

Please contact Toyota of Scranton to explore the safety features of Toyota cars, trucks, and SUVs you are considering for your next vehicle purchase.

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