Other hands-free tips: Be precise. Follow the proper command sequence to ensure that the system understands you. Wait for the system to prompt you for the next step, or if you know the instructions, press the Voice Command button a second time to skip through the messages.
VIDEO KNOWLEDGE CENTRE
LEXUS OF OAKVILLE VIDEO KNOWLEDGE CENTRE
GET THE MOST FROM YOUR LEXUS.
Whether you’re making a call using Bluetooth®, navigating to your destination, or just enjoying the drive, we’ve got a few tips to help you get the most entertainment, comfort, and convenience out of your Lexus.
BLUETOOTH® WIRELESS SYSTEMS
Bluetooth® is a wireless connection that enables your Lexus and your mobile phone to communicate with one another.
To set up and pair your Lexus Bluetooth® system and use it to make phone calls, stream music from your phone, and more, your first step is to establish the connection between your car and your phone.
If you’d prefer to have some assistance with this process, your Lexus Dealership will help you during your 1,600 km Check-In. If you’re ready to try it on your own, we’d recommend that you have your Lexus Owner’s Manual, and the Manual for your mobile phone, on hand.
HOW TO USE BLUETOOTH IN YOUR VEHICLE | LEXUS ENFORM 2.0
Discover easy Bluetooth troubleshooting tips for Enform 2.0 system on your Lexus vehicle. This video will show you how to manage Bluetooth settings in your vehicle as well as on Apple and Android devices. It will also demonstrate how to manage your paired devices. To learn more about the phone pairing process, please watch the video How to pair your phone to your vehicle | Lexus Enform 2.0.
HOW TO PAIR YOUR PHONE TO YOUR VEHICLE | LEXUS ENFORM 2.0
Simple steps for pairing a compatible smartphone with the Enform 2.0 system on your Lexus vehicle.
Also, remember that it is best to pull over before you make a call or as soon as it is safe to do so after you receive one. Keep all calls as short as possible to help you avoid distractions while doing the most important task – carefully driving your car.
POWER TRUNK WITH KICK SENSOR
See how to conveniently operate the power trunk in your vehicle. Enjoy the hands-free option to open and close your trunk.
ADAPTIVE FRONT-LIGHTING SYSTEM
Designed to improve visibility at night, the Adaptive Front-Lighting System automatically adjusts the direction of the headlamps based on vehicle speed and direction, to better illuminate around corners and intersections.
INTERIOR COMFORT & CONVENIENCE
LEXUS REMOTE TOUCH
For Lexus automobiles equipped with Lexus Remote Touch, you can use the mouse-like controls to access the Navigation and Audio Systems, Climate Controls, and Bluetooth® features. The strength of the Remote Touch response can be set to your preferences.
SEAT ADJUSTMENTS WITH MEMORY
Using the seat adjustments in your Lexus, you can pick the perfect position to ensure your driving enjoyment – even on a road trip. Using the Memory system, you can save your settings and link them to your Smart Access system, so that each time you start your Lexus using your Smart Key, the settings will return to your personalized settings.
HOW TO SET SIRIUSXM RADIO PRESETS IN YOUR LEXUS
The preset function on the SiriusXM Radio that came with your Lexus vehicle is easy to use.
HOW TO FIND THE SIRIUSXM RADIO ID IN YOUR LEXUS
The SiriusXM tuner comes with a unique radio ID. You will need to know it when activating a SiriusXM Satellite service or when reporting a problem.
ENHANCE YOUR LEXUS EXPERIENCE WITH SIRIUSXM
With your All-Access trial, you can unlock the best in audio entertainment when you take delivery of your Lexus.
Premium connected technology and enhanced convenience come together in Lexus Enform. App Suite 2.0 brings you a series of today’s most popular apps to keep you entertained and informed. Destination Assist lets you speak to a live agent and get directions sent directly to your Navigation system. And Safety Connect elevates your peace of mind with features like Emergency Assistance and Automatic Collision Notification. Take a moment to explore all of Lexus Enform’s features and functions, and how it can revolutionize your driving experience.
In ten easy steps, you can enroll your vehicle into the Enform Connected Vehicle Services program. Watch this “Know Your Lexus” video for a quick and easy tutorial on how to get the most out of these convenient services.
Select 2020 model year and newer Lexus vehicles come equipped with Enform Remote. Via the Lexus App, Enform Remote allows you to start and stop your engine, lock and unlock your doors and check the status of your doors and windows. You can also experience next level connectivity with Guest Driver Settings, Last Parked Location and Driver Score amongst other features. This video will show you how to use these features and provide you with simple steps on how to activate Enform Remote.
ENFORM SERVICE CONNECT
Select 2020 model year and newer Lexus vehicles come equipped with Service Connect. Service Connect allows you to keep your Lexus in peak condition with Vehicle Health Reports, Warning Light Notifications and more, all through the simple-to-use Lexus App.
Select 2020 model year and newer Lexus vehicles equipped with Enform Remote and Enform Service Connect are compatible with the Lexus App. The Lexus App offers an easy way to enroll in Enform services and manage trials and subscriptions. From remotely starting your engine, to locking your doors, from viewing your fuel level to accessing a vehicle health report, Lexus App helps you stay in touch with your vehicle, no matter where you are. Watch this video for some easy-to-follow steps to get started with Lexus App!
AUTOMATIC COLLISION NOTIFICATION*
Enform’s Safety Connect includes Automatic Collision Notification. In the event that an airbag deploys, or an impact sensor is triggered, you’ll be automatically contacted by a live Response Centre Agent who will determine the nature of the emergency, contact the appropriate responders, and stay on line with you until help arrives. If you are unable to respond, emergency services will be immediately and automatically sent to your vehicle’s location. Learn more about Automatic Collision Notification, and how peace of mind makes every journey more enjoyable.
ENHANCED ROADSIDE ASSISTANCE AND EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE*
Enform’s Safety Connect enhances peace of mind and elevates safety, all with the simple press of a button. In the event that you need roadside assistance or emergency assistance, pressing the SOS Button automatically connects with you with a live agent – 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. From a flat tire to a medical emergency, the help that you need will soon be on its way. Find out more about Safety Connect’s features, and just how simple safety can be.
STOLEN VEHICLE LOCATOR
The Stolen Vehicle Locator system is initiated after a police incident number is created. As soon as the vehicle is reported missing, a Lexus hotline operator can assist you by “pinging” the vehicle using the GPS-based tracking and cellular system. Once the vehicle’s location is discovered, a report is automatically sent to the police.
APP SUITE 2.0
Designed to fit seamlessly into your day and enhance every journey in your Lexus, download App Suite 2.0 in the App Store or Google Play. Pair your device to your vehicle and enjoy apps like Slacker Radio, Yelp, NPR One, and others. You can also check a variety of need-to-know information like sports scores, stock reports, and even the closest or least expensive gas station. The App Suite 2.0 is invaluable, keeping you informed, entertained, and always on course.
THE FUEL APP
Accessible through the fuel icon on the homescreen or by using the advanced voice recognition system and saying “launch fuel”, the Fuel app will inform you of the closest gas stations and exactly what they’re charging for fuel. You can even sort through four filters: Price, Closest Station, Closest to Destination, Brand or Fuel Type – to find the station that makes the most sense for you. Designed to keep your busy life in check with conveniently stored information that can be accessed quickly.
Being away from your home or office, doesn’t mean being out of touch with your favorite passions and pastimes. Lexus Enform’s App Suite 2.0 lets you connect with the leagues, teams and athletes that you follow no matter where your travels take you. Simply select the Sports icon, and get instant access to the latest standings, schedules, scores and more. The App can be navigated using the remote touch interface and display screen, or intuitive voice recognition. Watch the video to learn more, including how to create a personalized list of favorite teams and players.
Now you can stay on top of your portfolio, even when on the go. Select the Stocks icon from Enform’s App Suite 2.0 for instant access to the most prominent stock exchanges. You can even build a customized list of companies that you want to follow and get details including current price and volume, daily high’s and low’s. Watch the video for more insight, including how to navigate using the remote touch interface or Lexus’ advanced voice recognition system.
With Enform App Suite 2.0 and Yelp, finding the best local places to eat, or the best of local arts and entertainment has never been easier. With its comprehensive search feature, and invaluable crowd-sourced ratings, Yelp helps you plan the ideal day trip or the perfect evening out. Search by category, location or name to find reviews and potential costs, and get directions sent directly to your multimedia display system. Learn about signing on and signing in, and see how easy Yelp is to use — with either the interactive display screen or distraction-free voice recognition.
With Enform App Suite 2.0 and Slacker Radio, you will always have the right sound track for every road trip. Slacker gives you access to millions of songs and hundreds of radio stations ‑- including news, talk, sports and every genre of music you can imagine. Navigate by stations or categories, and personalize content based on your preferences. It is simple and seamless, using either the intuitive display screen interface or advanced voice recognition. Learn more about features, functionality, and additional services that you can sign up for.
Enform App Suite 2.0 and NPR One give you access to the best of national public radio – from politics to pop culture, from the latest artists to the deepest thinkers. Content can be searched by a number of criteria and tailored to your preferences. The NPR One even learns your listening habits and compiles a recommended list based on the topics, speakers, songs and performers. Learn how easy it is to sign up, sign in, and use — to help you stay informed and stir your imagination as you and your Lexus explore the world around you.
Lexus Enform’s Destination Assist gives you 24-hour access to a live response centre agent. Whatever the need — from a restaurant recommendation to a local site of interest to the nearest Lexus service centre — Enform agents search on your behalf, find the information you need, and send directions to your Lexus Navigation System. Learn more about how Destination Assist delivers enhanced convenience, connectivity and peace of mind.
SCOUT GPS LINK PART 1
Lexus Enform’s Scout GPS Link is the perfect compliment to the comprehensive experience that App Suite 2.0 delivers. Learn how to install the Scout GPS Link app on your phone and in your vehicle, and how to use TurnStream’s turn-by-turn navigation. With traffic-based routing and a real time ETA, Scout GPS Link will get you where you need to go.
SCOUT GPS LINK PART 2
Lexus Enform’s Scout GPS Link will get you where you want to go as quickly and efficiently as possible. Scout GPS Link features MapStream, full-moving map-based navigation in 2D or 3D. Save frequently used destinations, search via address or point of interest, and even call a destination. Scout GPS Link contains all this and more.
LEXUS SAFETY SYSTEM+
Lexus Safety System + represents our latest milestone in car safety. Born from decades of innovation and rigorous investigation into the causes of accidents, Lexus Safety System + addresses the three key areas of accident prevention: frontal collisions, unintended lane departures and night-time accidents, through these five innovative systems..
LEXUS SAFETY SYSTEM + 2.0
Learn about Lexus Safety System + 2.0, the second generation of our Lexus Safety Systems + package of active safety features.
DYNAMIC RADAR CRUISE CONTROL (DRCC)1
The DRCC system uses a radar sensor to determine the distance between your Lexus and the vehicle ahead, then automatically adjusts your speed to maintain a safe distance. Learn how to set a desired vehicle-to-vehicle distance, and how the system performs under varying conditions and speeds.
PRE-COLLISION SYSTEM (PCS)2
PCS can help to mitigate and even avoid potential frontal collisions — including with pedestrians on models equipped with pedestrian protection. If the system determines that a collision is likely, it warns you with a flashing light and buzzer sound, readies the brakes, and takes steps to protect you and your passengers. The system can be turned on and off, and activates only under specific operating conditions.
LANE DEPARTURE ALERT (LDA)3
It can happen to anyone — a momentary lapse in concentration that sees your vehicle begin to drift into another lane. Should that happen, LDA warns you both audibly and visibly to take corrective action. On models equipped with Lane Keeping Assist, the steering assist function can also provide corrective steering inputs. Learn more about how the system works, and its optimal operating conditions.
SMART KEY SYSTEM
On select Lexus models, the Smart Key System lets you lock, unlock, operate your Lexus — and more — with the key still safely in your purse or pocket.
SIRI EYES FREE
Used in concert with compatible iPhones, Siri Eyes Free lets you access Apple’s Siri voice recognition system using both steering wheel and in-vehicle controls.
Most Lexus Automobiles are equipped with a Backup Camera, mounted on the back of the vehicle. When you shift into reverse, the camera images are shown on the multi-media display, along with guidelines to show you the distance between the back of the vehicle and objects behind you. It also displays guidelines, to help you align your Lexus between parking lines.
HOW TO START YOUR VEHICLE WITH A KEY FOB
Select 2020 model year and newer Lexus vehicles which come equipped with Enform Remote offer you the ability to start and stop your engine within a short distance using your key fob.
DASH CAMERA OVERVIEW
Engineered specifically for Lexus vehicles, the Lexus Genuine Dash Camera is the ideal way to record your adventures, monitor how other drivers are behaving behind the wheel of your Lexus, and even capture incidents and accidents in the event of an insurance claim. Take a moment to see how beneficial and unobtrusive to your driving pleasure a Lexus Genuine Dash Camera can be.
DASH CAMERA MOBILE APP
Convenience in your hand. By downloading the Lexus Dash Camera App from the Google Play or the Apple App store, you can view, listen and share video and audio from your Lexus Dash Camera using your Android or iPhone. This video shows how simple it can be.
SH CAMERA COMPUTER SOFTWARE
Install the required software, to download video and audio from your Lexus Genuine Dash Camera directly to your computer. Detailed instructions for downloading the necessary software can be found in your dash camera owner’s manual. Watch the video to see all of the different options for viewing and controlling data.
DASH CAMERA IN-CAR TUTORIAL
Your Lexus Genuine Dash Camera operates differently depending on the mode — e.g., start-up, adventure, and parking surveillance. This brief tutorial shows you how to immediately tell if the system is operational, what automatically happens when memory capacity is reached, what the various alerts mean, which audio and video parameters you can control, and more.
RT+ LONG RANGE REMOTE ENGINE STARTER
Start your Lexus from up to 800 metres away. With the simple press of a button, you can activate pre-set heating and ventilating functions for immediate comfort on those hot or cold days. Designed and engineered specifically for your Lexus, simplicity and compatibility are guaranteed. See how easy it is to control your own comfort zone.
APPLE CARPLAYTM OVERVIEW
Select 2019 and newer Lexus models equipped with Enform 2.0 are also compatible with Apple CarPlayTM. CarPlay lets you access Apple iTunes and Maps, make phone calls, and send text messages using your Lexus vehicle’s touch screen or using Siri, Apple’s voice assistant. This series of videos will help you get the most of your CarPlay experience.
HOW TO CONNECT YOUR PHONE WITH APPLE CARPLAY
This video will provide you with simple step-by-step instructions on how to pair a compatible iPhone with the Apple CarPlay system on your Lexus vehicle. We will also show you how to enable Siri , Apple’s voice assistant, so you can enjoy your favourite iPhone applications without taking your eyes off the road.
HOW TO USE SIRI
In this video, we will show you how to use Siri, Apple’s voice assistant, in your Lexus vehicle. Siri enables you to keep your focus on the road while you navigate the CarPlay interface. There are many ways to use Siri, in this video we will focus on how to make calls, send text messages and play your favourite music.
ANDROID AUTOTM OVERVIEW
Select 2020 model year and newer Lexus vehicles are compatible with Android AutoTM. Android Auto brings your favorite smartphone apps into one place, making it easier to access your navigation, media, and communication apps on the road while minimizing distractions. With the available Google Assistant, you can perform actions by voice, keeping your eyes on the road and your hands on the wheel. Watch this video for additional details on all of the things you can do with Android Auto.
HOW TO CONNECT YOUR PHONE WITH ANDROID AUTO
Connecting an Android smartphone to an Android compatible Lexus vehicle is simple and intuitive. This video demonstrates how to pair your phone in just a few simple steps. You will also see how to access Google Assistant so that you can issue commands by voice or by using the steering wheel mounted controls. You will also learn how to exit Android Auto, in order to access other Lexus Entune features.
LEXUS INTERFACE OVERVIEW
Lexus’s latest-generation Multimedia platform, Lexus Interface, includes a comprehensive list of great entertainment, convenience, and connectivity features.
LEXUS INTERFACE ENROLLMENT
Lexus’s latest-generation Multimedia platform, Lexus Interface, has arrived and it includes a comprehensive list of great entertainment, convenience, and connectivity features. To make the most of it, you’ll need to register your new Lexus vehicle, which can easily be done using the Lexus app for iOS or Android.
LEXUS APP FOR LEXUS INTERFACE
Lexus app allows you to stay connected with your Lexus wherever you are.
This video will provide a closer look at creating Lexus Profiles, a key element required to fully enjoy the system, which allows drivers to automatically load their preferred settings whenever they’re in the vehicle.
In this how-to video, you’ll learn how to enroll for Safety Connect – and use its various protection features, like Emergency Assistance, Enhanced Roadside Assistance, Automatic Collision Notifications and Stolen Vehicle Locator.