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Can You Tow 1000 Lbs. With A Toyota Highlander Hybrid?
Need to know if a tow kit can be applied and what is recommended for towing with a hybrid.
06 Highlander Hybrid Heat Doesn't Come On Until I Get On The Highway. Do An...
So If The Heater Works Great When The Engine Is Working And Blows Cold Air ...
The heaters works great as long as the engine is running, but the moment the engine stops and the electric takes over it changes to cold air - almost like the A/C takes over. So does that mean the co...
What Number Fuse Is The Break Light Fuse In A 2010 Toyota Highlander
which fuse controls the break lights
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About the Toyota Highlander Hybrid
When the Highlander Hybrid was introduced for the 2006 model year, Toyota was the only car manufacturer to offer both a sedan and an SUV as a hybrid. The Highlander was also the first seven-passenger hybrid SUV on the market. The Highlander is a car-based SUV, making for easier handling and a smoother ride than a truck-based SUV. The Highlander uses the same platform as the Lexus RX330 but is much more affordable.
The Toyota Highlander looks much the same as the regular Highlander, with the exception of a chrome grille, LED headlights, and badging. The Hybrid gets slightly better gas mileage than the Highlander, but where it really shines is in emissions output.
The Highlander Hybrid is not meant to be taken off-road, unlike other Toyota offerings like the RAV4 and the Land Cruiser. Instead, the Highlander is geared towards buyers who use SUVs to cart around their family, sport gear, groceries, and pets.
The Highlander Hybrid is popular for the "cool-factor," but it is significantly more expensive than the conventional Highlander.