For 15 years, Pearl Car Wash has pampered vehicular surfaces with an array of doting services performed by expert auto aestheticians. Entrust four-wheel friends to the indulgent care of a gold wash to buff up fiberglass panels and erase mud-drawn effigies of Mr. Rogers. This thorough treatment begins with a full-service hand wash, an underbody tickle session, and a stylish tire-and-exterior dressing. Then, car-care professionals step inside each auto to vacuum the carpets of pebbles and stray G.I. Joe limbs, scrub the dash and console, and desmudge the windows. Finally, every car is coated in a flattering rainbow wax and clear-coat protection.
As its name implies, 24 Hour Max Car Wash is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and it's one of the only 100% touch-free washes in Fallbrook. But that's not the only convenience car owners will find here?they'll also find three different options for cleaning their ride. The shop's fully-automated signature system, the Istobal MX22, is equipped with a higher number of sensors and relays than most typical automatic wash tunnels, allowing it to apply the perfect amount of pressure to completely rid cars of grime. Meanwhile, drivers looking for a wash with a few sprucing extras?such as clay bar treatments and chrome polishing?can pull up around back for detailing services, while those who prefer to bathe their car themselves can pull into the self-serve wash bays, where they'll find everything they need including brushes and spray wands.
Of course, cars aren't the only member of the family prone to splashing through puddles, which is why 24 Hour Max Car Wash also has a pet wash station in back. There, owners can scrub down their dog or raccoon with oatmeal shampoo, conditioner, and flea and tick products, before treating it to a blow dry.
BumperDoc's shop managers oversee an experienced team of specialists who make it their mission to restore bruised and weathered autos to fine fettle. Bumper repair and dent removal address the damage from small fender benders; full-scale body repair helps vehicles recover after serious accidents or attacks by jilted horses. BumperDoc also treats cars to window tinting, detailing, and paint touchups. To prove their ability to the entire Internet, BumperDoc's staff has filled an online gallery with photos of their car-beautifying efforts.
The team of trusty mechanics at Meineke Car Care Center performs a slew of services seven days a week to keep autos running smoothly and efficiently. During the Preferred oil change, the shop's techs drain each motor-wagon's old, broken-down oil and replace it with 5 quarts of young, wide-eyed oil ready to undertake the task of protecting the car's hundreds of banging parts. Along with the oil change, the tires are rotated to prevent uneven wear, and the brakes receive a thorough inspection and a stern lecture. Prideful car owners can also up the ante by choosing the Supreme oil change, which includes the Preferred services plus a tire balancing. Customers can generally expect a clean 30–40 minutes of relaxed waiting time while Meineke's experts do all the dirty work.
A1 Auto Temecula's noble acts of vehicular upkeep earned it the title of Best Auto Service and Repair Facility in the Riverside County Press-Enterprise's 2010 Annual Readers' Choice poll. During two oil changes, A1's mechanics drain depleted auto life essence before re-revving engines with a new filter and up to 6 quarts of conventional motor oil. This treatment works for any car, SUV, or Popemobile that takes regular oil, but synthetic oil incurs an additional charge.
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, 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.