Welcome to Tacoma Explorer

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Comprehensive information and expert insights about the Toyota Tacoma

Welcome to our website, where you can access the most extensive, detailed, and current resources on the Toyota Tacoma. We offer informative guides, practical tutorials, insightful comparisons, and everything you need to know about this popular truck.

Our dedicated team of automotive experts, with firsthand experience in Tacoma ownership, repair, sales, and more, is committed to delivering high-quality information to our valued readers.

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Meet the Team

Jonathan Buckley

Jonathan Buckley

Founder & Content Director
Jonathan is a passionate Toyota Tacoma enthusiast, dedicated to providing engaging content and expert insights about this best-selling truck.

With a deep interest in the Tacoma and an unwavering commitment to delivering valuable information, Jonathan strives to keep Tacoma enthusiasts and potential buyers informed and inspired.

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Art Michalik


Art brings extensive automotive industry experience in marketing, management, and content development. He holds a journalism degree and has worked for prominent automotive magazines, Bridgestone/Firestone, Yokohama Tire, and more.

In his role at Tacoma Explorer, he thoroughly researches topics, writes articles, and reviews each completed piece to ensure high-quality, valuable content for Tacoma owners and buyers.

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Brian Jones

Brian Jones, an ASE Certified Master Technician turned Content Writer, brings invaluable automotive expertise to the table.
With his experience running a successful used car dealership near Dallas, Texas, Brian’s knowledge of Toyota models, including the Tacoma, Corolla, Camry, Tundra, Highlander, and Sienna, adds depth and insight to his engaging articles.

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Our topics

Features and Functions

Delve into the extensive range of features and functionalities that set the Toyota Tacoma apart as an exceptional truck.

Uncover comprehensive breakdowns of the Tacoma’s cutting-edge technology, including its multi-information display, groundbreaking safety systems like adaptive cruise control, and unique features such as the removable JBL speaker. We offer thorough explanations, step-by-step Tacoma tutorials, and practical tips to maximize the your understanding of these features, enabling you to fully embrace the capabilities of your Tacoma.

Stay informed, stay connected, and unlock the thrilling realm of features and functions that the Toyota Tacoma has in store for you.

Maintenance and Ownership

Our blog provides expert advice, practical tips, and comprehensive guides to assist you in maintaining your Tacoma’s peak performance and maximizing its lifespan.

We cover various maintenance-related topics, such as lug nut torque specifications and using the Tacoma’s spare tire. We strive to provide information for all important aspects of Tacoma maintenance and ownership.

Whether you’re a new Tacoma owner or a seasoned enthusiast, our content is designed to ensure a seamless and enjoyable ownership experience, providing you with the knowledge and resources you need.

Buying Guides and Comparisons

Find comprehensive buying guides that encompass essential factors to consider when purchasing a Tacoma, including the latest color options and trim levels.

Our meticulous trim comparisons provide in-depth analyses of different aspects of the Tacoma, such as the SR and SR5 trims, enabling you to make an informed decision and select the trim that best suits you.

With our expert insights and extensive research, you can approach the car-buying process with confidence, ensuring that you discover the ideal Tacoma that aligns with your needs and preferences. Let us be your reliable companion on your journey to owning a Toyota Tacoma.

Mods and Adventure

Embark on an exhilarating journey through the realm of Tacoma modifications and adventurous pursuits. Uncover a wealth of articles and guides that delve into a wide range of modifications, from performance enhancements like Tacoma turbocharging to emergency preparedness such as fire extinguisher mounting.

Furthermore, we offer valuable insights and tips for embarking on thrilling adventures with your Tacoma, whether it involves installing a spacer lift for better ground clearance or adding stylish TRD beadlock wheels. Join us in unlocking the full potential of your Toyota Tacoma and igniting your spirit of adventure. Let the journey commence!

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