How to Use the Toyota Brake Hold Feature

August 30th, 2019 by

If your leg is feeling fatigued in traffic, why not use the available Toyota Brake Hold feature? It’s standard on the new 2019 Toyota Camry XSE and can be found adjacent to the center console cupholders – it’s the button that says “HOLD”.

Here’s how to use the Electric Parking Brake (EPB) with Brake Hold function on the new 2019 Camry XSE:

  • Put your foot on the brake and push hold.
  • A green indicator light will appear on the speedometer display when it’s activated, an orange light the says “HOLD,” will appear alongside of it when it’s engaged.
  • When brake hold function is activated and engaged, you can go ahead and take your foot off the brake.
  • When you are ready, and traffic is ready and flowing again, touch the gas to get going again.

Watch the video above for complete details.

2019 Toyota Camry Is Loaded With Great Features For St. Louis Area Drivers

Always on the cutting-edge of automotive technology the Toyota brand and the always-popular Camry have plenty to offer drivers in and around St. Louis. Beyond making traffic more bearable with the brake hold feature, the Camry is equipped with a variety of features to improve the driving experience.

From the Smart Key System and the 10-in. color Head-Up Display to the Entune™ audio suite (featuring Apple CarPlay®) and the Star Safety System – every detail has been well thought-out and crafted for you – the driver.

Under the hood is equally nice too, the XSE boasts a 3.5-L V6 engine paired with an 8-Speed Automatic transmission. All-season tires also make this a great vehicle for St. Louis area driver.

Visit Jay Wolfe Toyota of West County in Ballwin, MO to take a 2019 Toyota Camry XSE for a test drive. Or contact us if you have any questions, our team is happy to help with whatever automotive needs you may have whether you are shopping for a Camry or already own one.

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