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UMW Toyota Motor resumes vehicle assembly operations

Assembly Services Sdn Bhd (ASSB), UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd’s subsidiary involved in manufacturing Toyota vehicles, has resumed its assembly operations. This follows approval given by the Selangor State Government in relation to the Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO) that was announced on 4 May 2020.ASSB suspended all operations from 18 March 2020 when the Movement Control Order (MCO) was activated nationwide as a measure to break the transmission of the COVID-19 coronavirus and will

Hans

Hans

May 11, 2020

3 cawangan UMW Toyota Motor dipindah kepada pengedar untuk kecemerlangan operasi

Syarikat UMW Toyota Motor mengumumkan bahawa mereka akan menukar operasi cawangan di Lembah Klang, Sabah, dan Sarawak kepada pengedar berkuatkuasa 1 September ini.Pengedar Borneo Mobility (Sabah) akan mengambil alih cawangan di Kota Kinabalu dan Borneo Mobility (Sarawak) akan mengambil alih cawangan di Kuching. Cawangan Subang Jaya di Lembah Klang pula akan diambil alih oleh PCM Subang Motor Sdn Bhd.Pengumuman ini adalah selaras dengan matlamat mereka untuk memberikan mutu perkhidmatan yang lebi

Faisal

Faisal

Sep 1, 2020

UMW Toyota Motor welcomes the announcement of the incentives provided to the Malaysian auto industry

UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd (UMWT) welcomes the announcement of the incentives provided to the Malaysian auto industry announced by the Prime Minister today. The incentives are part of the Government’s Short-Term Economic Recovery Plan to offset the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.Between 15 June and 31 December 2020, the Government will allow exemption on 10% Sales Tax for the purchase of new vehicles. For locally-assembled (CKD) models, the exemption will be 100% while for imported (CB

Brian

Brian

Jun 5, 2020

UMW Toyota Motor to relocate head office out of Shah Alam?

UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT), the sole authorized distributor of Toyota and Lexus vehicles in Malaysia, will be moving out of its current head office building in Persiaran Raja Muda in Shah Alam, according to sources familiar with the matter.The relocation has been planned several years earlier so the decision is not directly related to the current poor market outlook, although the Toyota’s falling market share over the last 5 years was probably a motivating factor in right-sizing the organizat

Hans

Hans

May 14, 2020

3 UMW Toyota outlets in Kuching, KK and Klang Valley transferred to dealers

After announcing in October 2017 that it would be transferring all its retail operation branches to its dealers and other relevant parties, UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT) has announced that 3 of its own outlets in Klang Valley, Sabah, and Sarawak will be transferred starting 1-September 2020.The Kota Kinabalu and Kuching outlets will be taken over by Borneo Mobility (Sabah) Sdn Bhd and Borneo Mobility (Sarawak) respectively.In the Klang Valley, PCM Subang Motor Sdn Bhd will take over the Subang Jaya br

CY Foong

CY Foong

Sep 1, 2020

UMW Toyota's Section 19 PJ and Cheras outlets to be transferred to dealers

UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT) has announced that they will be transferring two outlets in Klang Valley previously owned and operated by them to its dealers effective today. Laser Motor PJ Sdn Bhd will take over the Section 19 Petaling Jaya outlet while Fokus Sentral Sdn Bhd will take over the Cheras outlet accordingly. This follows the company's announcement back in November 2018 that UMWT will be transferring ownership of majority of its outlets to its

Brian

Brian

Jul 1, 2020

Only selected dealers are selling the Toyota Vios GR Sport

The 2020 Toyota Vios GR Sport (GR-S) could be the entry-level Gazoo Racing (GR) model in Toyotas line-up. Starting from RM 95,284 (excluding SST, valid until 31-Dec 2020), it is much cheaper than the GR Yaris but it is every bit as special. 2020 Toyota Vios pricelist (Without SST) Model Price 1.5 J A/T RM 76,623 1.5 E A/T RM 82,593 1.5 G A/T RM 87,584 1.5 GR-S A/T RM 95,284 The performance-inspired Vios isnt available at all Toyota showrooms. This i

CY Foong

CY Foong

Dec 18, 2020

UMW Toyota cuts prices by up to 6%, RAV4 now from RM 196k!

UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd (UMWT), the distributor of Toyota and Lexus vehicles in Malaysia today announced new prices for its vehicles beginning 15 June 2020, following the incentives provided to the Malaysian automotive industry announced by the Prime Minister.“Toyota vehicles are now more affordable than ever. Customers should take this opportunity to upgrade or purchase a new Toyota. All relief from the new tax structure have been factored into the new pricing, considered in the best int

Hans

Hans

Jun 12, 2020

Toyota opens new service centre in Pandamaran, Klang

Toyota owners in Klang can look forward to one more conveniently located service centre to go to for their vehicle maintenance. Operated by PS Otomobil (Bukit Tinggi) Sdn. Bhd., the new 19-bay service centre is located at PT 7420 Jalan Kim Chuan, Pandamaran, 42000 Klang.The facility is an extension of PS Otomobil’s showroom in Bukit Tinggi, which has been an authorized dealer for Toyota since 2015.Commending PS Otomobil on their commitment to provide Toyota customers with high quality afte

Robert

Robert

Jul 30, 2019

UMW Toyota Motor makes final call for last few units of Toyota GR Yaris

Just like everywhere else in the world, the Toyota GR Yaris has received heaps of praises even here in Malaysia. Only 25,000 units of this homologated special are being produced by Toyota with less than 200 units earmarked for Malaysia.To be specific, that number is 127 units, and honestly, that sounds generous enough, considering that Thailand had only 71 units allocated for them. It appears that as fast as the GR Yaris is in terms of performance, it’s also driving out of showrooms as qui

CY Foong

CY Foong

Jan 19, 2021

Toyota Malaysia announces special term financing for graduates to get a brand new Toyota!

UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd announces special term financing for graduates to get a brand new Toyota Vios, Yaris and Avanza in collaboration with Maybank Islamic Berhad. The Murabahah Vehicle Term Financing-i (MVTF-i), in accordance with the Murabahah principles, will provide an additional financing option to the graduates besides the Islamic Hire-Purchase (HP) financing in accordance with Al Ijarah Thumma Al-Bai (AITAB). This financing package is only available in Peninsular Malaysia.Mur

Brian

Brian

Jun 10, 2020

UMWT recalls 10,350 units of Toyota and Lexus models for potentially faulty fuel pump

UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd (UMWT), distributor of Toyota and Lexus vehicles in Malaysia, announced a Special Service Campaign (SSC) to replace the fuel pump on certain units of Toyota and Lexus models. This SSC is an expansion of earlier campaign.Based on the information received from Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC), there are 9,500 new units of Toyota (Alphard, Vellfire, Camry, Corolla, Fortuner, Innova, C-HR and Harrier) and 850 new units of Lexus (ES250, GS200t, GS350, IS200t, LC500, LS500, LX57

Shaun

Shaun

Oct 31, 2020

This Toyota dealership in Taman Mayang just upgraded to 3S status

Unitedstar Corporation Sdn Bhd, an authorised Toyota dealership located in Petaling Jaya, Selangor, has upgraded its outlet to ‘3S’ status, offering both sales and aftersales services. Previously only providing sales of new vehicles, the upgrading process sees the facility extending its range of services available to customers.“Unitedstar Corporation has been an authorised Toyota dealership since 2005, with just a showroom for sales at Aman Suria, Damansara followed by the new

Jerrica

Jerrica

Sep 19, 2020

UMW Toyota Motor recalls 12,997 units of Hilux and Fortuner for brake booster replacement

UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT) has announced a recall involving 12,997 units of the Toyota Hilux and Toyota Fortuner made between July 2018 and January 2019 for brake booster inspection and replacement. Models not listed here are not affected by this recall. The affected models are as below: UMWT Recall for brake booster Model Units affected Toyota Hilux 11,517 Toyota Fortuner 1,426 The condition involves the resin pistons in the brake booster of said vehicles which coul

Sanjay

Sanjay

Dec 2, 2020

Selected Toyota service centres to re-open for business – for urgent jobs only

UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd (UMWT) has received approval from MITI to re-open selected authorised Toyota service centres and will operate selected outlets for emergency and urgent service requirements, at minimum capacity.Under Phase 3 of the Movement Control Order, car service centres can apply for exemption from the mandatory business closure.At the moment, the company is unable to provide the list of service centres that will be re-opening (some outlets are still pending the necessary approvals)

Hans

Hans

Apr 21, 2020

Majority of authorised Toyota/Lexus service centres to resume operations from today onwards

UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd (UMWT) today announced that authorised Toyota and Lexus Sales and Service Outlets in its network that are located in areas observing the conditional Movement Control Order (MC), will be open for business from today Monday, 4 May 2020.Customers and public are advised that the opening of the Sales and Service Outlets will be based on approval and regulations by the respective local State Governments and they should call in advance to check on the operating days and hours o

Hans

Hans

May 4, 2020

Toyota Gazoo Racing to kick off Season 3 in September

UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd has announced that the Toyota Gazoo Racing (TGR) Festival will return for its third season this September.As before, the Toyota Vios-only racing series will feature three categories - Promotional class for local celebrities, Sporting for amateur, and Super Sporting for professional racing drivers. By having all drivers competing in identical cars, the TGR series is a true measure of one’s driving talent. Teams/drivers are only allowed to alter the car&rsq

Robert

Robert

Jul 29, 2019

Toyota Avanza 2017 - 2019 dipanggil semula, 3,923 unit terjejas disebabkan masalah fuel pump!

Keselamatan pelanggan keutamaan Toyota. UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd (UMWT), pengedar kenderaan Toyota dan Lexus di Malaysia, hari ini mengumumkan Special Service Campaign (SSC) untuk menggantikan pam minyak (fuel pump) bagi model Toyota Avanza.Berdasarkan maklumat yang diterima daripada Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC), terdapat 3,923 unit Toyota Avanza yang dikeluarkan dari Oktober 2017 hingga Jun 2019 dan diedarkan oleh UMWT terlibat dalam kempen ini. Model yang tidak disenaraikan di sini tidak ter

Haris

Haris

Mar 5, 2021

Attention Toyota and Lexus owners! UMW Toyota Motor announces recall for 13,500 unit of cars - possible fuel pump issue

UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT), distributor of Toyota and Lexus in Malaysia has issued a recall to replace the fuel pump units on selected models. Affected vehicles equipped with said fuel pump may stop operating, where warning lights and messages will appear on the instrumental panel, engine power drops, stalling and end up being unable to start. This situation may increase the chance of an accident at high speed.Based on information received from Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC), there are ar

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Mar 6, 2020

Toyota: CKD hybrids planned for Malaysia but clearer NAP needed

Following the announcement of the new National Automotive Policy (NAP) by the Ministry of International Trade and Industry earlier today, UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT) has released a statement saying that it welcomes and supports the government’s directions for the automotive industry.“We are pleased that the government has provided an updated ‘roadmap’ for the development of the industry and this will provide direction and guidance which will be of great value to forward plann

Hans

Hans

Feb 21, 2020

No sales tax exemption for CKD Toyota Hilux and Isuzu D-Max, here’s why

Come 15-June, all locally-assembled (CKD) passenger cars will be granted full exemption from the 10 percent sales tax. The keyword here is passenger cars.So although the Toyota Hilux and Isuzu D-Max are locally-assembled, both models will continue to be taxed at the current 10 percent rate because pick-up trucks are classified as commercial vehicles (though private registrations are allowed).The Toyota Hilux is assembled at UMW Toyota Motor’s Assembly Services Sdn. Bhd.’s manufacturi

Hans

Hans

Jun 11, 2020

Why the Toyota Corolla Cross will be turning point for UMW Toyota

The 2020 Toyota Corolla Cross made its global debut in early July and it could prove to be the much-needed catalyst for UMW Toyota Motor to compete in the hotly-contested B-segment SUV market when it arrives here later this year.Here’s a little bit of background to as why the UMWT needs the Corolla Cross in its line-up.Recall back in 2015 when Honda Malaysia introduced the Honda HR-V. UMWT had to watch on the sidelines as they did not have a model to compete against the HR-V.Further rubbin

Eric

Eric

Jul 31, 2020

Waiting Time Been Slahed For Harrier By UMW Toyota

Toyota Harrier has been in high demand since its introduction in Malaysia in January this year. Up to now, UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT) has delivered over 500 units to customers throughout Malaysia, but the need is still very high and the waiting period has reportedly risen to over a year according to sources familiar with the matter.Since been corporated with Toyota Motor Corporation, UMW Toyota aims to increase the supply of the Harrier SUVs from the production lines in Japan. Hence the customers d

Gemma

Gemma

Jul 21, 2019

Covid-19: UMW Toyota announces 30 day warranty extension

Due to the extension of the Movement Control Order, UMW Toyota Motor has released a statement that all dealerships and service centres will remain close until the end of the period.All authorised UMW Toyota dealers will be shut down for business until the end of MCO but their dedicated hotlines will remain active for any enquiries.Meanwhile, all service appointments will be rescheduled until operations resumes, UMW has also stated that they will also be extending any existing warranties that are

Jerrica

Jerrica

Mar 27, 2020

Toyota Hilux 2020: Harga rasmi diumumkan, bermula RM 92,880!

Dengan pelancaran Toyota Hilux 2020 yang akan berlangsung tidak lama lagi, UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd telah mengumumkan harga rasmi serta varian yang terkini.Dengan lima varian, Toyota Hilux 2020 bermula daripada RM 92,880 untuk varian 2.4 MT Single Cab dan RM 111,880 untuk varian 2.4G MT Double Cab.Harga untuk varian seterusnya boleh didapati seperti berikut: Harga Toyota Hilux 2020 (AT sahaja, RM) Wilayah 2.4E AT Double Cab 2.4V AT Double Cab 2.8 AT Rogue SMNJG 108,880

Faisal

Faisal

Sep 24, 2020

Enjoy up to RM 47k savings when you buy a brand-new Lexus!

UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd (UMWT), the distributor of Toyota and Lexus vehicles in Malaysia have announced updated prices for its models starting 15 June 2020.Mr. Ravindran K., President of UMWT said, “Toyota vehicles are now more affordable than ever. Customers should take this opportunity to upgrade or purchase a new Toyota. All relief from the new tax structure have been factored into the new pricing, considered in the best interest of our customers. Price changes vary between our CKD and

Eric

Eric

Jun 12, 2020

UMW Toyota announces recall for 2017-19 Toyota Avanza, 3,923 units affected

UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT) has just announced a recall campaign on Toyota Avanza models manufactured from October 2017 to June 2019. This recall campaign, which UMWT calls a Special Service Campaign (SSC) affects 3,923 units of the Avanza.The recall is an extension of a previous announcement affecting the vehicle’s fuel pump. Models not listed here are not affected in this latest campaign.According to Toyota, the affected vehicles are equipped with a fuel pump that may stop operating. If this

CY Foong

CY Foong

Mar 4, 2021

Nikmati penjimatan sehingga RM47,000 apabila anda membeli Lexus baru!

UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd (UMWT), pengedar kenderaan Toyota dan Lexus di Malaysia telah mengumumkan harga terkini untuk model kereta Lexus mulai 15 Jun 2020.“Produk Toyota kini lebih berpatutan berbanding sebelum ini. Pelanggan mesti mengambil kesempatan ini untuk menaik taraf atau membeli Toyota yang baru. Semua pelepasan dari struktur cukai baharu telah dimasukkan ke dalam harga baru demi kepentingan terbaik pelanggan kami. Perubahan harga berbeza antara barisan model CKD dan CBU. "

Haris

Haris

Jun 15, 2020

Lexus Malaysia: Operasi cawangan kini berpindah ke pengedar

UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT) hari ini mengumumkan bahawa cawangan jenama mewahnya di Lexus Mutiara Damansara telah berpindah kepada salah satu pengedarnya bagi mempertingkatkan lagi kecekapan operasi yang bermula pada 1 Ogos 2020.Pengedar dari Hiewa Auto Gallery (Lexus) Sdn. Bhd. akan mengambil alih Lexus Mutiara Damansara. Sekaligus, ini memberi ruang kepada UMWT untuk menumpukan perhatian dan usaha penuh terhadap aktiviti-aktiviti utama yang lebih penting seperti pembangunan produk, pemas

Faisal

Faisal

Aug 3, 2020

Toyota C-HR dropped from Malaysia’s line-up, Toyota Corolla Cross to fill the gap?

The quirky-but-stylish Toyota C-HR has been quietly dropped from UMW Toyota Motor’s line-up, leaving a vacant spot that will be soon filled by the 2021 Toyota Corolla Cross.The Toyota Corolla Cross, unlike the made-in-Thailand Toyota C-HR, is expected to be locally-assembled (CKD) at UMWT’s manufacturing subsidiary Assembly Services Sdn. Bhd.’s (ASSB) second plant in Bukit Raja.Local assembly should allow UMWT to price the Corolla Cross more competitively against its rivals and

Eric

Eric

Dec 22, 2020