G4HFG Graham

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About G4HFG Graham

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  • First Name
    Graham
  • Toyota Model
    RAV4 Dynamic
  • Toyota Year
    2019
  • Location
    Lancashire
  • Interests
    Computers & Electronics

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  1. Problem resolved. The other day I had a difficulty logging into My Toyota and it was necessary to change the password. It never occurred to me that this would impact upon the car accessing information from the internet. All I had to do was to enter the same password in the car as the My Toyota site and bingo, we are back in business, traffic reports from the web, Google street view etc. Operator headspace applies. Thanks to everyone for their suggestions and their interest in the problem. Graham
  2. Thank you, that does seem logical. Please clarify that your suggestion is to change the password on my iPhone?
  3. 2019 UK Dynamic Rav4, Touch 2 display and iPhone. Bluetooth & WiFi connected to my phone but the display says 'Username or password is not correct try again'. Few minutes later the Touch 2 screen says 'Connection failure, traffic information could not be retrieved. Any suggestions gratefully received. Thank you. Graham
  4. 2019 Rav4 Dynamic, two weeks old, (must change the photo). I confirm that the street view DOES work as it originally did on my Excell. Perfect.
  5. We received a telephone call from our local Toyota dealer with whom we have ordered the 2019 Dynamic. A week or so ago they indicated that in response to my complaint of the 'Street View' now being unavailable in my 2016 Excell and our further concern that it would be unavailable in the new Dynamic when it arrives in August, they would register the map in the demonstration Dynamic to check. The call that we received this afternoon that the Street View IS available in this vehicle. They indicated that they had to 'register' with Toyota and that they had 'to do some digging' to get it to work. In summary, they told us that when our Dynamic arrives they will be happy to show us how they set up the Street View upon collection of the vehicle.
  6. My local dealer told me that they would register the map on their demo Dynamic and check. We have been out of the country so we have not received an update. However we will contact the dealer accordingly. If this is the case we will not hesitate to provide a written complaint to Toyota UK about the senseless decision to discontinue the street view due to the ‘lack of use’.
  7. My local Toyota main dealership was not aware that this feature has been pulled and expressed surprise. Before responding, they will sign into the demo Dynamic to see if it functions on this new model On a different note, we were advised that our Dynamic AWD ordered beginning of March is anticipated to be available by mid-August.
  8. Dynamic ordered beginning of March, dealers just advised it will be mid-August 2019.
  9. It would.......if I had a friend in the EU with a similar vehicle. I don't think Toyota will want to pull that stunt in the USA. I have paid a deposit for a 2019 Dynamic, but the loss of the deposit in the worst case does not concern me. It is the principle of the matter. Don't forget to use everything in your Toyota daily, because if you don't, Toyota may take it away because of 'low usage'. Nonsense. I will talk with my dealer tomorrow.
  10. I need to contact Toyota myself as I am not satisfied with their reply. 1. I doubt that they have the ability to provide a user statistic on what is an embedded application. 2. That aside, why remove something in any event....unless it is costing Toyota a licence fee for instance, which is not an acceptable reason. 3. If it the case that few people are using the fog lights on their vehicle is it now Toyota's policy to remove them or inhibit their use when the vehicle goes in for its service? 4. Is this specific to the UK? ( I shall make an enquiry of friends in the US) Ongoing.......
  11. I confirm that the street view is no longer functioning. I would be guessing that it has been removed because either, that the license fee for the street view has not been paid for, or, someone has decided that it could be a distraction to the driver. Either reason cuts no ice with me. Although it would be lame to claim that we purchased the vehicle because of this product feature, My opinion is that it is very disappointing and remiss of Toyota not making this information available. Finally, we awaiting the new Dynamic model. We were given to understand that the Dynamic will include the features of my 2016 Excel. Accordingly and subject to contract, we will ask for confirmation of this feature before taking delivery. Thank you. Regards, Graham
  12. Our cousins across the pond tell me that it is the ☹️same.
  13. Has anyone tried the horn on the 2019 yet? Hope it’s not the same squeaky thing, or that will be my first modification. Cheers.
  14. Only the fact that you will not pay just £20 for road tax on the new vehicle. It was always a talking point when friends enquired about the running cost. £20?No way they would say. They may be not be so envious when we have to pay much more. In comparison to other vehicle with this engine size, the road tax is still cheap.
  15. My wife videoed the warning and simultaneously videoed the empty road ahead. We showed this to the Service Manager and the fault was corrected during the last service. Job sorted!