Auto Tech Plaza's ASE–certified technicians undergo regular training by Bosch factory representatives to keep their skills sharp as they ply their trade on foreign and domestic vehicles at four area locations. They uphold their AAA–certified status by meticulously tweaking air conditioners, fixing electrical problems, and treating cars, RVs, and fleets to oil changes, tune-ups, and inspections. To ensure customer satisfaction, Auto Tech Plaza confidently backs the techs’ work with an in-house warranty that lasts up to three years, 36,000 miles, or one round-trip mission to Mars.
Auto Care Super Saver relieves car caretakers of some expenses and fretting with a bundle of maintenance services redeemable over the course of a full year. Keep joy rides running smoothly with three oil changes, which include up to five quarts of oil, lube, and a filter or give a jalopy a pedicure with two tire rotations that even out wheel wear and tear. Services are valid for up to three of a customer's foreign and domestic vehicles, whether they be station wagons, sports cars, or feral merry-go-round mounts, and cover a slew of possible automotive ailments. With the Auto Care Super Saver Punch card, clients receive 15% off any additional repairs. With the air-conditioner-performance tests, Auto Care Super Saver checks cars' circulatory systems, which can help to keep vents from spewing heat or fully formed snowmen, and the brake inspection reveals any stopping problems and gains customers a $20 discount on any brake servicing.
The staff at Harry's HP Tire & Automotive work to ensure that their clients are never stuck waiting for a tow truck on the side of the road. Repair services occur when the occasion calls, but their main goal is to avoid them altogether. The techs design customized maintenance plans based on each motorist's driving style and needs to help them avoid disruptive breakdowns that cause unexpected dips in one's checking account and remorse over skipped oil changes.
The operation is a family affair, with husband and wife Harry and Barbara Volkmann running the business, their son Matthew serving as service adviser, and his wife Lisa heading up customer service and marketing. And since 2006, ASE Master Technician John Gerlach has been keeping the garage running like a well oiled machine.
Colorado’s cluster of Midas Auto Service Experts shops have operated under the same local ownership for 30 years. At each location, ASE-certified service technicians care for vehicles in all kinds of capacities, from factory scheduled maintenance measures to extensive repairs on brake systems and engines. With each service, the team exerts the same advanced expertise that has made Midas a recognized industry name since the company’s inception more than 50 years ago at the dawn of time. The community-oriented Colorado service stations also support local philanthropic organizations including the YMCA and the grassroots road-safety campaign, Drive Smart.
American Sportsman Outfitters bridges the gap between nature lovers and the greenery they seek by renting out premium recreational equipment and apparel for fishing, camping, backpacking, and hunting. With equipment available for one-day rentals all the way up to two-week rentals, customers can scour the digital store for gear to realize their weekend camping trips or one-night dancing dates with some local wolves. Don a Gama 8.0 internal-frame pack, whose internal aluminum frame and waist belt bolster the ease of carrying large loads ($41+), or a camouflaged Badlands 4500 internal-frame pack ideal for hunting expeditions ($61+). A wide array of fishing accouterments invites picture-worthy catches, such as Cabela’s Three Forks fly rod ($36+), which lures fish to its tackle like moths to a worm-shaped light bulb. Click here for an in-depth look at the store’s rental and return policies.
Larry H. Miller Liberty Toyota Colorado Springs boasts a 90,000-square-foot automotive facility and 35 trained technicians skilled enough to earn the Toyota President's Award and tickle your automobile until it purrs with high performance. Roll up for an oil and filter change to drain lubricating fluids and refill the engine with thirst-quenching fresh oil (a $34.95 value). A tire rotation takes the auto's back tires from their slacker positions and moves them to the front, promoting an even workload over the life of the tires (an $18.95 value). An alignment check keeps wheels in good working order, and a careful battery scrutiny ensures free-flowing electricity at the turn of a key (a $24.95 value). A multi-point inspection takes care of all the other moving bits and pieces, and a car wash gives the auto's exterior, which stoically endures the brunt of road abuse, a good sponge massage with relaxing suds and invigorating spray-down (a $19.95 value). The full vehicular makeover lasts 45–60 minutes, during which drivers can wait in the on-site Black Diamond Café or escort little ones over to the Tacoma Park play area to recreate their scenes favorite scenes from Joyce's Ulysses.