Smartphone connecting to Toyota+Alexa® app

What Does Amazon Alexa Do in a Toyota?

What Can I Use the Toyota+Alexa® System For?

If you’ve recently been searching for your next Toyota vehicle, or have recently purchased one, you may have heard about the Toyota+Alexa® system. While the name is straightforward, you might still have some questions about what Amazon Alexa® can do in a Toyota and how to the Toyota+Alexa® system works. Keep reading to learn how to get your Toyota set up with Toyota+Alexa® and find out what this system can do for you.

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How To Set Up Toyota+Alexa® Closeup of Toyota infotainment screen with Toyota+Alexa® icon

  1. To get your Toyota set up with the Toyota+Alexa® system you will first need to download and install the Toyota+Alexa® app from the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store.
  2. Also download and install the Entune 3.0 mobile app if you do not already have it on your smartphone.
  3. Pair your mobile device to your Toyota vehicle using Bluetooth®.
  4. Open the Toyota+Alexa® app on your phone then click “Get Started”
  5. You will be prompted to sign in to an existing Amazon account or create a new one. Follow along with these prompts to get signed in.
  6. Your phone will prompt you to enable or disable permissions. Enable all of the prompted permission options.

Using Toyota+Alexa®

The Toyota+Alexa® app and system brings the power of Amazon Alexa® to your vehicle. With a simple Bluetooth® connection you are able to use many of the same voice commands and prompts that you can with other Alexa® products. To use the Toyota+Alexa® system simply press the “APPS” button then click on Toyota+Alexa® on your vehicle’s infotainment screen. Now say “Alexa” and once you’ve heard the response tone speak your command. It’s as simple as that!

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The Toyota+Alexa® system brings more than just voice command technology to your Toyota. You can enjoy all of the convenience and benefits of Amazon Alexa® right in your vehicle. You can find your next Toyota model with Toyota+Alexa® capability in our online inventory. We recommend you book a test drive today to try out this system for yourself!