Steve Jones, who formerly helmed Owasso Automotive Care, and his team of expert techs fix and maintain cars, trucks, and diesel vehicles in their new Catoosa shop. Mechanics rescue rides from maladies large and small, with preventive maintenance from tune-ups and oil changes to in-depth power steering and transmission repairs. Drivers can wait for their cars in a peaceful slate-blue lobby accented with dark furniture and autographed photos of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.
At The Detailer, owners Matt and Brandi Snedden draw on more than 24 years of auto-industry experience to meet drivers’ cosmetic car needs. Performing a comprehensive menu of detailing services, the specialized technicians take care to hand wash paint and use chamois to delicately dry droplets like a concerned pet owner catching its lizard’s tears. The expert staff includes two paint-and-body specialists who handle aesthetic requests such as paint correction and restoration, as well as an audio/video technician who installs high-tech upgrades, including GPS navigation and remote car starters. All of Detailer's services are available on location, or techs will travel to homes or offices with the shop’s mobile unit in tow, allowing customers to easily fit maintenance-and-upkeep measures into their schedules.
Family-owned Owasso Auto Care coaxes smiles from car and people grilles alike with its meticulous auto-repair services, which garnered a runner-up title in the Best Auto Repair Shop category of the Owasso Reporter's 2011 Reader's Choice poll. An oil and filter change replenishes vehicular life essence before the technicians continue the motorized makeover by topping-off all fluids to ensure that each car has enough windshield-wiper fluid to squirt at passing skateboarders. Owasso also includes an air check for all tires, as well as an inspection of the hoses and belts to keep vehicles' stockings and jeans from falling down.
Crash Course, LLC's carriage-cleansing team unleashes automotive shine from within a fully equipped, 6,000-square-foot repair-and-detailing facility. Exterior detailing brushes away freeloading grime, insects and window-clinging entomologists before a hand wax sends bright lights careening off auto bodies. Scrubbed engines purr, and shimmering wheels and tires restore dirt to the ground from whence it came. Wiped windows clearly display the effects of an interior detailing that involves vacuuming the floors, cleaning and conditioning leather seats, and shampooing upholstery as well as the hair of any children hiding in the car.
Since 1988, Auto Care Super Saver has been helping car owners save cash with maintenance punch cards redeemable at local auto shops throughout the course of a full year. These cards come loaded with all kinds of prepaid services, including at least three full-service oil changes with up to 5 quarts of oil, lube, and a new filter. Depending on the location, punch cards may also feature tire rotations, brake inspections, engine-light readings, air-conditioning performance tests, and other repairs and inspections essential to a car's well-being. Customers can transfer the punch card's benefits to any ride, ranging from station wagons to sports cars to feral merry-go-round mounts.
Servicing autos for more than 35 years, Hesselbein Tire caters to cars with a seasoned team of ASE– and TIA–certified mechanics. The full-service automotive shop overseas a sprawling stockpile of more than 150,000 name-brand tires from the likes of Bridgestone and Firestone and handles the round rubber souls of all types of vehicles, from passenger vehicles and heavy trucks to lawn and garden vehicles, golf carts, and ATVs. Engine experts cater to all corners of the car with an extensive array of services including computerized alignments, battery service, transmission maintenance, and brake service. Hesselbein's staff pumps passageways full of Pennzoil during standard oil-change services and inspects overactive air conditioners that continually attract families of small Yetis.
The shining ranks of Ausby Car Rentals’ fleet of new and used vehicles glint in the noonday sun, ready to catch the eyes of passing travelers and motor them down Tulsa’s thoroughfares during long- or short-term rentals. The agency’s rides fall on all points of the size spectrum, with full-size and mid-size sedans, mini SUVs, and economy-sized vehicles that grow and shrink according to the value of the dollar. Travelers can pay via cash or credit card, and hop aboard free, Ausby-sponsored shuttles that will ferry them between the airport and the car-rental agency.