Valet Detail's staff of professional cleaners cajoles dirt from the exteriors and interiors of autos, motorcycles, aircraft, and marine vessels. Dust-busting techs scour vehicles with environmentally friendly products onsite and even offer on-location mobile services. When they aren't polishing sedans, techs lather up fleets of semi trucks, company SUVs, and horse-drawn shopping carts.
With more than 20 years of industry experience under their belts, the automotive wonks of Ballard Custom Audio consult thoroughly with customers before installing rides with automotive accessories. Sporting a large selection of product brands, the technicians happily adjust MP3 players, sound systems, and video monitors to the specifications of each customer’s wants and budget. They also offer alarms, keyless entry, and remote starters, as well as an onsite sound room where clients can test the bombastic noises of stereos and speakers against the constant din inside their heads.
In Seattle Auto Service Center's 3,000-square-foot facility, ASE-certified technicians maintain and repair cars, trucks, and SUVs. They work on all regular makes and models; as EnviroStar members, they also specialize in hybrid cars. To keep autos running smoothly, they offer services including engine repair and routine maintenance such as oil changes. They help customers to stay on top of things by sending reminder notes or releasing carrier mechanics, and they also give drivers online access to their car's service history through the MechanicNet Group, Inc.
For more than 20 years, the National Glass Association–certified technicians at Quality Auto Glass have restored windshields to their chip-free, showroom glory. The team wipes away chips and cracks and swaps out unsalvageable glass with brand new ‘shields before professionally sealing them around the edges to keep out water and air—ideal for keeping interiors dry during water-balloon storms. In addition to repairing glass, the team also adds pizazz to autos with window tinting and complete detailing services.
With 115 locations scattered across the Seattle area, Republic Parking offers plenty of opportunities to safely stow cars while exploring the city. Its lots are in close proximity to many attractions, including Memorial Stadium, Pike Place Market, and the giant haystack that completely obscured the Space Needle in 1983.
Heartland Jiffy Lubes enjoy the benefits of being under the Heartland Automotive Services umbrella, putting them in good company along with more than 435 Jiffy Lubes nationwide that service more than five million customers each year. They specialize in the Jiffy Lube Signature Service Oil Change, which comes standard with a fresh-from-the-box oil filter and up to 5 quarts of quality motor oil, plus a comprehensive lineup of other vehicle maintenance checkups. Highly trained technicians also perform cosmetic and mechanical services including inspections, emissions testing, transmission service, and counseling for 1960s Corvettes that are going through a mid-life crisis.