Using Autologic computer diagnostics, Sherman Oaks Exclusive’s factory-trained technicians can spot any number of automotive issues—whether an engine needs to be replaced or just requires a quick oil change. In addition to improving performance, the staff can spruce up a car’s cosmetic side with upholstery replacements, car wraps, flashy new tires and wheels, or racing stripes made of lipstick. Sherman Oaks Exclusive also showcases rows upon rows of domestic and imported rides that feature low mileage and glossy finishes.
Continuing a 57-year legacy, the experienced mobile-electronics technicians at Al & Ed's Autosound equip car owners with safe driving solutions during two-hour hands-free Bluetooth installations. Armed with an extensive arsenal of adapters, the technicians integrate Parrot CK3000 Evolution Bluetooth units with existing audio systems, allowing calls to be heard through the vehicle's speakers. Any phone equipped with Bluetooth connectivity can sync with the handy hands-free device, regardless of manufacturer or carrier. Responding to voice commands from the driver, the unit conjures up contacts from its database of up to 150 names when called upon, much like a faithful robotic court wizard.
For the last decade, the team at Audio 2000 has updated Southern California homes and vehicles with the latest iterations of ever-changing technology. They can outfit houses with entertainment systems that include motorized projector screens and theater-style seating, or create a custom sound system that turns a car into an audiophile's paradise. The crew can also install equipment to make driving safer and more convenient, such as GPS systems, backup cameras, and tiny mouthwash cup holders—all without jeopardizing the car's warranty or lease terms.
The automotive pros at Santa Monica Car Sound specialize in quick changes that completely personalize vehicles. Services range from Bluetooth audio and navigation systems to window tinting and xenon headlights. Complete sound systems from Kenwood, Sony, and Pioneer beef up bass and help force the entire neighborhood to recognize the brilliance of the use of 12/8 meter in Beethoven’s Sixth Symphony. Once cars have been made comfier, more functional, or simply cooler looking, the staff helps keep them safe with alarm and car-tracking systems.
At PACIFIC PARK AUTO CARE They like to say “the technicians love a challenge” the owner OSCAR NAJERA said “We love to diagnose problems that other people have failed to diagnose and we have a great success rate.” PACIFIC PARK AUTO CARE provides electrical work, computer diagnostics, factory recommended services.
Lyft is your friend with a car. Passengers can log into the app on their smartphone, request a ride with tap of a button, see a picture of their car and driver, and be on their way within minutes. Besides making rides convenient with cashless payments, Lyft rides also make for an economically sound choice—typically, Lyft is more affordable than traditional taxis. The company has received an array of press accolades—including features by USA Today, Forbes, and the New York Times. They have also been featured in a Conan sketch.