Posts Tagged ‘toyota’

Toyota Estima Hybrid AHR10W

Posted: 1st October 2013 by Jacky Yong in Cars
Tags: , , ,

It’s a Toyota Estima. Hybrid. Yes one of the rare Estima with Hybrid, and this one is the older ACR30 equivalent. Yup, it’s mine now, after my last Proton car failed on me. (The engine died after its engine oil dried up, but that’s another eulogy for another post) The Toyota Estima Hybrid AHR30W is […]

Major service of my Altis

Posted: 28th April 2012 by Jacky Yong in Cars
Tags: , , ,

The Altis is four years old now in my hands, but when I bought it, it was already 6 years old. That makes it 10 years old already! Being a 10-year-old car, all sorts of problems are starting to creep in. As of last year, the car porch has already got patches of oils, indicating […]

Genuine vs Fake Toyota Long Life Coolant

Posted: 9th January 2011 by Jacky Yong in Cars
Tags: , , , , ,

Malaysia memang boleh! Anything and everything that can be faked, has been faked! DVD’s, Croc shoes, LV bags, Nokia batteries, Ringgit notes, including the topic of my blog entry, engine coolant! There are probably counterfeit Honda and Proton coolants as well in the market, probably from the same factory too! Just the label and packaging […]

Toyota Service Centre, Balakong

Posted: 21st June 2008 by Jacky Yong in Cars, Current Affairs, Silly me
Tags: , ,

This is my first experience here as a Toyota owner, servicing my Altis. I was prepared for a huge bill. For one thing, I do not have a complete service record for this car, so all other details of the record remain vague. I have called 2 weeks earlier to book an appointment and the […]

Car review – Toyota Corolla Altis 2002

Posted: 14th March 2008 by Jacky Yong in Cars
Tags: , , , , ,

The Altis was launched in Malaysia in 2001 as a new rebranding of the ever famous Corolla model. It brings over the proven record of comfort and reliability that has associated itself with the name Toyota. This is a 1.8G spec, ZZE122, meaning the full spec, with all the bells and whistles. Compared to the […]