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03-13-2009, 02:35 PM With the tag line “The best new hybrids make the best used hybrids”, Toyota’s used hybrid program appears at a dealership near you. ( Gerdes – CleanMPG ( – Mar. 13, 2009

Certified program offers a used hybrid purchaser the peace of mind of that he or she is provided a "like new" purchase and ownership experience.

Torrance, CA -- When Toyota first introduced the “Certified Used Hybrid Program (” this past January, ALS’ initial response was the comprehensive warranty seemed a bit thin. The original announcement was just a basic outline unlike the official details released this afternoon.

Toyota’s "The Best New Hybrids Make the Best Used Hybrids" slogan is now another innovation following up on Toyota’s current “Certified Used Vehicle Programs.”

“The program is a great way to increase awareness of certified used hybrid vehicles,” said TCUV Marketing Manager, Steve Gallagher. “As more hybrids enter the used vehicle marketplace, Toyota Certified Hybrids offer high-quality options to customers interested in purchasing these fuel-efficient vehicles.”

Toyota’s used-vehicle certification program for the brand’s hybrid vehicles contain additional valuable extras in addition to all the benefits traditionally offered for Toyota Certified Used Vehicles.

The advantages of the Toyota Certified Used Hybrid program include:
3-month/3,000-mile comprehensive warranty
7-year/100,000-mile limited powertrain warranty
7-year/100,000-mile roadside assistance
174-point quality assurance inspection
CARFAX® Vehicle History Report™
8-year/100,000-mile factory hybrid battery warranty
Standard new-car financing rates available
In addition to Toyota Certified’s 160-point quality assurance inspection, an additional 14 checks are performed including the ECU, transaxle, control modules the hybrid battery. In addition, all Toyota hybrid vehicles come with a new-vehicle factory hybrid battery warranty of eight years or 100,000 miles -- and more in certain states.
Prius-II – TCH – HiHy... No worry Used Car vehicle purchase program.

With the establishment of the Toyota Certified Used Hybrids program, you can search online throughout your region or even nationally for the Toyota Prius, Camry Hybrid or Highlander Hybrid you’re looking for. At an all-new site, Toyota Certified Hybrid’s (, simply use the “Find My Hybrid” link to enter the search arena. Enter your zip code and desired search radius, tell the system which Toyota hybrid you’re interested in, and indicate a model year, odometer mileage and price range. In seconds, you’ll see every Toyota Certified Used Hybrid in your search area that meets your qualifications. The website provides information about the Toyota Certified Used Hybrids process, including the 174 inspection points and explanations of the warranties, roadside assistance and Vehicle History Reports.

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