The mindful mechanics at Guy's Automotive perform essential engine maintenance for cars of all makes and models. During each 20-minute oil change, an astute auto tech probes a car's pipes to ensure safe maneuverability and drains away used oil. After swapping out particulate-clogged filters for fresh new fluid-screeners, technicians refill oil pans with five quarts of synthetic or conventional oil, protecting essential engine components from friction, overheating, and unintentional piston-cylinder fusion. Guy's Automotive also applies its well-versed knowledge of vehicles and its Sanskrit fluency to check the condition of parts in need of inspection according to manufacturer's suggestions and mileage.
The audio-visual wizards of MCOR Automotive meticulously conduct car-customization services for clients with a passion that stems from a love for all things gas-powered. Almost every member of the staff, from the owner to the employees, comes from a background of at least 10 years in the car dealership and service fields.
This experience, combined with a love for Detroit carriage aesthetics and the ability to speak in V8 engine roars, empowers each associate to provide in-depth customer service, earning the shop signature status with JL Audio. Further upping the value of their patron's rides, the technicians equip them with body-rattling subwoofers and sound systems, sporting one of the largest working audio-video display walls and sound rooms in central Florida.
Since 1924, the ASE-certified technicians of Dimmitt Chevrolet have been relieving rides of conundrums caused by street collisions and motor malfunctions with an array of auto-repair services. Dimmitt can treat light trucks with suspension and driveline lubrications, oil and filter replacements, and body inspections ($32.95), or offer power-steering services ($99.95) to expel old steering fluids and inspect the conditions of hoses, clamps, and Saturn V rocket boosters. Hot days can be neutralized with an air-conditioning performance tune-ups ($84.95) and throttle-body and fuel-injector services ($129.95) remove deposits caused by fuel combustion. Complimentary brake-system inspections for cars and light trucks examine hydraulic hardware to help ensure that horseless carriages remain road-safe.
Since its inception more than 30 years ago, Just Brakes has expanded from one auto shop to more than 160 outposts across eight states. At every location, ASE-certified technicians maintain vehicle safety with the standard brake service including a lifetime warranty on parts, labor and platonic love. Though their specialty is brakes, the techs also perform routine maintenance and repairs such as oil changes, factory maintenance services, batteries, belt replacement, and fluid services.
For more than two decades, Hugo Fraga and his family have restored and fine-tuned the intricacies of customers' timepieces in Precision Time's convenient mall stores. In addition to replacing batteries and manicuring the hands of more than seven million watches, the millisecond specialists carry a full spectrum of watches and wristbands by designers including Swiss Military, Invicta, and Casio. A collection of Sottomarino timepieces ($39–$599) bestows wearers with craftsmanship infused with contemporary and traditional flair, and a collection of London Underground watches ($36) pairs classic and modern styling typical in across-the-pond fashion.
The highly trained technicians at Jiffy Lube tend to about 24 million customers each year with services such as the Signature Service Oil Change package, which promotes the longevity of each vehicle. Staffers acknowledge that oil plays a crucial role in maximizing the lifespan of each car—it cools the motor and prevents moving parts from deteriorating. More than 20,000 technicians who have completed an extensive training program certified by the National Institute Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) nurse vehicles at Jiffy Lube.
In addition to performing oil changes, Jiffy Lube's savants perform air-filtration, brakes, electricity, and windshield services, among others. The technicians' quality pledge includes a commitment to transparency, which stipulates that they will inform car owners of any necessary services, only complete a service after it has been approved, and refuse to replace windshields with saran wrap.