More than thirty years ago, Darrel Neilson entered the auto industry as a muffler and exhaust specialist. Now, he and his master techs are full-fledged car doctors who offer services that repair everything from air conditioners and radiators to brakes and alternators across seven locations. They also document all of their findings in their computer system to diagnose automotive ailments with ease.
During the oil change, Flagstop's certified technicians will replace old, worn-out oil (up to five quarts) with fresh-faced young fluid, straight from lubricant college and ready to take on the heat, dust, and incredible pressures of today's high-octane internal combustion world. A fresh oil filter is included to help new oil adjust to its new job of safeguarding precious moving parts, gaskets, and various shafts,. Friendly staff will also run through a full-service 18-point checklist, inspecting belts, hoses, air filters, and the battery while topping off various fluids for dehydrated chariots. This Groupon is also good toward an exterior wash, ensuring that your auto will be restored to its former glistening glory while also banishing harmful toxins from its gaping pores.
With participating locations nationwide, Auto Care Special lets customers reach out to their local garages for a grab bag of free and discounted maintenance services. Cards may be redeemed for multiple vehicles over the course of one year for services such as oil changes, safety inspections, and engine-light diagnoses. Those who move or create alter-egos over the course of the year can scan the locations page for participating garages in their new cities of residence to receive a complimentary maintenance bundle.
Four full-time certified mechanics tend to domestic and foreign vehicles at All Tune and Lube, a full-service auto maintenance and repair center. These mechanics can investigate engine troubles with computer diagnostics, ward off road trip delays with preventative maintenance, or repair air-conditioning units that have transformed speedy coupes into imperceptibly slow-moving icebergs. All of the mechanics’ handiwork comes backed by a warranty valid for 12,000 miles or 12 months.
The professional mechanics at Priority Automotive extend automotive lifetimes with comprehensive oil changes, inspections, tire rotations, and wiper-blade replacements. Techs refill oil reserves with up to 5 quarts of fresh engine lube and swap out debris-clogged filters for unsullied new ones. The eagle eyed techs then perform Virginia state vehicle inspections to ensure brakes, headlights, and steering mechanisms function properly. Auto owners may opt to have techs rotate tires and affix new wipers or blade inserts to deflect rain, snowflakes, and bad, bad biker-boy tears.
The highly trained technicians at Jiffy Lube tend to about 24 million customers each year with services such as the Jiffy Lube Signature Service Oil-Change package, which helps promote 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 helps prevent moving parts from deteriorating. More than 20,000 technicians—all of which have completed an extensive training program certified by the National Institute Automotive Service Excellence (ASE)—service vehicles at Jiffy Lube. In addition to performing oil changes, technicians offer preventative services such as air-filtration and electrical-system maintenance, among others. Jiffy Lube’s quality pledge includes a commitment to transparency, which stipulates that they will inform car owners of any necessary services, complete a service only after it has been approved, and refuse to replace windshields with saran wrap.