The father-and-son team at ATS Auto Service is committed to high-quality automotive work and total transparency. Dad Don is a retired doctor and now cares for automotive patients, while son Andrew has more than a decade's experience in high-end installations and repair. The ASE-certified duo keeps the garage open six days a week, giving them plenty of time to put their knowledge to use fixing, restoring, and reenergizing automobiles.
Handling more than just the swap-out of your car's oily core, the Jiffy Lube Signature Service oil change comes standard with a fresh-from-the-box filter; a checking and filling of transmission, differential, power-steering, and windshield-washer fluids; and a detailed inspection of the antifreeze and coolant reservoirs, engine air-filtration system, serpentine belts, wiper blades, and exterior lights.
The trained mechanics at Drum Hill Sunoco give autos the preventative care they need to tackle all the roads ahead. Service manager Jay Rogers oversees a stable of ASE-certified technicians who scrutinize autos' innards for problems with brakes, transmission, belts, and wheels. Mechanics also wield the latest tools and equipment to fix cars’ increasingly complex interior features, whether repairing a faulty stereo that comes standard on your hybrid or the broken abacus on your Trans Am.
In business for more than two decades, GS Audio Wurks enlists expert technicians to customize vehicles of all shapes and sizes with convenient amenities that range from remote starters and tracking systems to Bluetooth hands-free sets and window tints. During harsh winter months or after nights parked in a fridge, drivers can hop into a warm and already-running vehicle with an expertly installed CompuStar system, whose discreet remotes may also be programmed to lock and unlock doors from up to 3,000 feet away. Conversely, Madico tints prep vehicles for sunshine by blocking more than 66% of solar heat and nearly 100% of ultraviolent stingrays trying to wriggle through windows. In addition to readying cars for all kinds of weather, GS Audio Wurks' technicians buff up leather interiors and maintain rides with a retinue of detail services.
Led by head technician Scott "Yogi" Montaquila, Clinton Tire & Repair's technicians specialize in oil changes, brake inspections, and tire rotations. Their services also include balancing wheels, inspecting belts for correct alignment, and ensuring that air conditioners are loaded with enough snowballs to power them through summer. Besides performing maintenance work, Clinton Tire & Repair's crew outfits vehicles with parts from Bridgestone and Cooper alongside tires and wheels from manufacturers such as Nexen Tire and Mickey Thompson. The garage's technicians are available to tinker with cars Monday–Saturday.
With lube and service centers spread across America, Valvoline Instant Oil Change ensures that roads from coast to coast teem with automotive vigor. Certified technicians perform a roster of services, including quick in-and-out oil changes that allow motorists to arrive without an appointment and remain in their car while Valvoline oils forge a truce between metal parts. Facilities also encourage odometers to reach up to 300,000 miles with an engine-guarantee program that helps motors live long enough to see tow trucks go extinct. Valvoline extends its care to cars of all makes and models as well as charitable organizations.