Red Carpet Car Wash's veteran cleaners will lovingly wash, hand-dry, and hand-shake your ride with water-wicking Neoglide foam wash, which is designed to be both gentle on your car's clear-coat paint and tough on dirt, leaving your auto's body looking brilliantly bright. Beyond developing a sparkling exterior, your vehicle will receive equally diligent care on the interiors of all windows, as well as a full interior dusting, wipe-down, and vacuuming. The friendly folks at Red Carpet are so generous that they'll even rescue the bugs from your windshield, allowing you to make tiny wishes on each one they set free. You'll know your car is finished when you look into the fully buffed exterior and see a reflection of your younger self, just like a grown-up Peter Pan imagining what his life would have been like had he stayed in Neverland.
Slice into the menu with a cool, cold sandwich ($3.39–$13.79) such as the veggie sub, with your choice of three cheeses and avocado, the salami-turkey-provolone, or the ham-salami-capicolla-pepperoni-provolone. Load a gastronomic cargo carrier with a medium fountain drink ($1.39) or chips ($1), or turn on the mouth heat with a stomach-warming griller, such as the 12-inch New York steak ’n’ cheese on ciabatta ($4.99–$7.99) or the 8-inch barbecue pork ($4.99–$7.99). Any sandwich can also be made into a wrap ($4.99–$6.29).
At Great American Car Wash, dexterous carriage cleansers speedily refurbish dirt-encrusted vehicles with diligent washes. Cars careen through the automatic vestibule, where robotic scrubbers loosen dirt and tickle the underbelly, all within five minutes or fewer. Once the mechanical crew has done its job, the shop's meticulous detailing team takes over to douse paint in carnauba wax, treat windows to helpings of Rain-X, and vacuum and air-freshen interiors. Because maintaining a clean car may help prevent illnesses and allergies, monthly passes are offered to make sprucing up vehicles quick and easy. For certain packages, the shop hands out free rewashes within three days, granting messy roadsters a mulligan after an unexpected rainstorm or off-road trip through a sloppy-joe festival.
Maaco's automotive artists complete continual training sessions to master the myriad techniques they use to restore damaged cars back to their original settings. Mechanics perform collision, bodywork, and painting jobs for cars old and new to remove dents and dings from a newborn Lexus or grass stains a 12-year-old Ford got while playing soccer. Specialists can recondition vintage vehicles to showroom appearance and take care of practical services, such as refurbishing bumpers, defogging headlights, and preventing rust buildup. The well-organized body shop also houses a pair of computerized estimation terminals to customize orders on site, and two Blowtherm Concept II downdraft paint booths coat cars in even shades matched to any color requests.
Surf Thru Express's speedy, automated onslaught of hoses, soaps, and delicate fabrics makes quick work of car filth in a WaterSavers-certified facility dominated by Ecolab products. For starters, the Ultimate wash unleashes a waterfall of Blue Coral triple foam to eliminate spots and wash away debris. Rain-X, the next best thing to real rain, keeps wheels and surfaces protected from the elements, and a coating of Black Magic tire shine douses road-weary tires with the same enchanting color you get by stuffing a rainbow in a blender. After WipeOut clear-coat shine adds a layer of sparkle, a spot-free rinse and power dry finish the exterior cleansing, and an air freshener and a free vacuuming ensure the insides stay fresh and especially sniffable. To guard against unexpected dust storms or pudding showers, the Ultimate wash includes a four-day guarantee to keep autos at the peak of their beauty.
Belmont Car Wash pampers petrol steeds with its auto-gleaming services and eco-friendly car-care products. Cars sullied from extended treks through town pudding fields can shed dirtying debris with the deluxe car wash, which smothers buggies in a sudsy coat of Envirosoft foam body wash and seals in the shine with a triple-polish wax. Your autobeast's rubber road slippers also receive a rejuvenating Sonic wheel-and-tire cleanse before they're dressed to the quads in a hi-gloss tire dressing. After dappering up the exterior, Belmont's desulliers will tackle the interior, clearing the car's auto nooks and crannies of dirt, debris, and remnants of Lilliputian parades and depositing a fragrant spritz of air freshener to attract suitable mates. Those looking for a quick cleaning trip can opt for the full-service wash, which keeps cars glinty and glamorous with a body wash, tire cleaning, and scrub down.