How Does My Car Work?

Hendrick Toyota's Automotive Component Education feature is designed to help you understand how your car works by providing clear, explanations of various automotive components that make up your Toyota. Start by selecting the tab below that best fits your vehicle type for your Toyota: Hybrid/EV, Sedan/Coupe, SUV/Truck or Crossover/Minivan. Each Section will start with a basic system overview. Click on the tabs for a simple breakdown and understanding of your Toyota's components: Engine, Steering and Suspension, Exhaust, Brakes, Fuel, Drive Assist Systems, Intake, Climate Control, Cooling, Tires, Electrical, Hybrid, Drive Train and Comfort & Convenience. Then see how each component relates in making your Toyota "truly exceptional".

Select a Toyota body style below to learn more about your Toyota: