Whereas most safaris tend to muck up vehicles with mud and misplaced zebra stripes, Green Forest Car Wash's jungle-themed wash renders cars cleaner than when they entered. As cars roll through the five-minute wash, kids and drivers inside will spot a simulation lightning storm?along with a herd of dinosaurs that include stegosaurus, triceratops, tyrannosaurus, and more. But that's not to overlook the practical side of things; these themed washes launder cars with healthy doses of potent but still eco-friendly Simonize-brand chemicals. Green Forest Car Wash's owners empathize with their real-life brethren in nature, which is why they use biodegradable and eco-friendly products, and conserve, treat, and recycle the water they use. This sustainable practice has earned them proud membership in the WaterSavers program of the International Carwash Association.
Specialists at Tirexperts' network of independent tire dealers fit customers? cars with durable treads from brands such as Dunlop, Kumho, and Summit. Oil changes and other maintenance services help to lengthen engines' life spans, and shock and strut maintenance can help enhance steering response, stability, and smoothness on bumpy rides atop roads paved in lychee fruit.
The traveling technicians at Aaron's Mobile Detailing arrive armed with an arsenal of high-tech cleaning products to sanitize cars, SUVs, and trucks. As vehicles loiter in their own driveways or parking spaces, the staff performs an eco-friendly hand wash and slaps on coats of wax to evoke a shine that sunrays dream of ice-skating across. The detail also includes an interior vacuum, a full interior wipe-down, exterior trim and tire dressing, rim shining, and choice of air freshener. Add-on upgrades are available at an additional cost.
New Zealand based Jucy Rentals? lauded in Cond? Nast Traveler, the L.A Times, and the New York Times ? proves the adage that great things come in small packages. Exported to the U.S. in 2012, their cheery green minivans hit the road in disguise, appearing as humble, standard passenger vehicles with some storage on top and great paint jobs. Once stopped, however, they transform into a cozy campervan that sleeps up to four. Pop the container atop the van and pull down the ladder to enter the Penthouse, a roomy pod-tent. Inside the main cabin, the passenger seats morph into a comfortable bed, or make way for the screw-in table stored beneath them. A refrigerator, sink, and two gas cookers fill the trunk, a TV and DVD player folds down from the ceiling, and blinds allow for privacy as passengers weep for joy.
Car Audio Pros outfits autos with stereo systems tailored to each car owner's tastes. That includes installing high-end speakers, subwoofers, receivers, and more. Aside from auditory expertise, they also update vehicular appearances with enhancements such as window tinting.
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.