Most great things have humble beginnings, and Express Oil Change & Tune-Up Clinic is no exception. In its 31-year history it grew to more than 170 locations across 10 states. Within these auto havens, ASE-certified vehicle-maintenance professionals slake engine thirsts with their signature 10-minute express full-service oil change and a menu of other automotive procedures. Techs swap out old oil for shiny, new oil and a new filter, followed by a thorough inspection of the engine and inner workings that ensures cars can run for miles and won’t fail during drag races through mall parking lots. Their service centers also perform general maintenance such as brake and AC service, and more advanced services such as radiator maintenance and computer diagnostics.
Spirit of Excellence Limousine Service whisks passengers away to the special destination of their choice while surrounding them in a fun, luxurious environment. A friendly chauffeur pulls up promptly to the doorstep, welcoming up to 10 celebrants or car-pool members into a dramatic stretch limousine. Lamborghini doors stand up in style, beckoning passengers to slide into cushy red and white seats while ceiling mirrors reflect the beaming faces within. Then your charioteer will ferry you to or from parties, weddings, or sporting events, or cruise around for a fully mobile shindig. Indulgent parents can fuel youngsters' delusions of stardom by arranging a ride for birthday boys and girls and their hangers-on. For extended expeditions, journeyers can combine up to three Groupons.
Lube Shop is a locally owned-and-operated oilery with a full selection of services to keep four-wheelers looking and feeling their best. During your car's standard oil change, Lube Shop’s ASE-certified mechanics will replace its old, worn-out oil with five quarts of fresh-faced fluid, straight from lubricant college and ready to take on the heat, dust, and incredible pressures of today's high-octane internal combustion world. To help new oil adjust to its new job of safeguarding precious moving parts, gaskets, and various shafts, a fresh oil filter is included. Once your chariot's innards are refreshed, Lube Shop's team will give its aesthetic shell a sudsy facial; a thorough vacuuming will lift unidentified particles out of floor mat and upholstery pores.
The staff at Mobile Car Kleenz, helmed by owner and lead detailer Van Nguyen, combs the surfaces, crevices, and cracks of every vehicle with Meguiar’s detailing compounds and waxes. Offering numerous wash and detailing packages at their garage or the client’s location, the detailers dutifully rid dirt and road film by utilizing hand washes, waxes, and polishes. For the insides, they rekindle leather surfaces with Lexol conditioners, brush all upholstery, and dress dashes, consoles, and cup holders, leaving the cabin with an unused, showroom feel. Mobile Car Kleenz also offers carpet shampooing, machine buffing, paintless dent repair, leather repair, and headlight restoration.
Complete Auto Care, where ASE-certified technicians tend to busted rides and invite interested drivers to attend free Car Care Academies. A respect for the environment seasons each of the company's repair and maintenance services. Take the EcoPower oil change, for example, an option in Portland, Oregon shops that boasts recycled, twice-refined engine oil mixed with the distilled rage of Mother Nature.
Since its first facility hit the streets in 1926, Firestone has expanded to 2,200 locations nationwide, all of which offer the same service warranty options and stand as red-and-blue beacons to remind us that community programs such as Driver's Edge and Meals On Wheels deserve to be sponsored. Auto care wouldn't be complete without tires, and Firestone has plenty of those to offer, including Bridgestone run-flats that fend off the effects of a flat tire for 50 miles.