Though it originally sold only two things—audio products and wireless phones—Car Toys has gradually expanded its repertoire. Today, with 50 locations spread across four states, electronics-certified technicians install everything from Alpine in-dash navigation units to phone-integration systems that sync iPhones, Androids, and tin cans to car stereos. Meanwhile, in the garage, detailing technicians meticulously spruce up cars inside and out, using deionized water, paint-friendly shampoos, and high-quality wash mitts to protect against scratches, swirls, and water spots. The team also sweeps through interiors with vacuums, hot-water extractors, and ozone deodorizing treatment, which kills airborne bacteria and nasty smells in one fell swoop.
From more than 35 years with 350 facilities in six countries, Precision Tune Auto Care has spent the last three decades keeping more than 2.5 million vehicles on the road with an array of maintenance and auto-repair services. Professionally trained mechanics lube engines with signature precision oil changes, rotate tires to ensure even tread wear, repair busted brakes, and test spark plugs to safeguard against ignition failure during dramatic drive-thru getaways. Whether performing complicated services on fuel-injection and cooling systems or simply aligning tires, the mechanics back all their services with a 12-month, 12,000-mile national warranty.
Advanced Sound and Tint's technicians boast a combined 25 years of experience in the auto business. Using window-film brands that include Llumar and Solar Guard, which carry a lifetime guarantee against fading, tearing, or bubbling, tinters hand-cut each film to ensure a custom fit. They also create custom windshield banners and decals in a variety of colors. Meanwhile, techs will install everything from high-end sound systems and navigation systems to CD dashboard units and Bluetooth hands-free devices. They also install security systems, another job that highlights their extensive experience in auto electronics. The techs pride themselves on being neat when bunching and coiling wires, ensuring easy maintenance and a long lifespan for your sound system, so you'll be able to give it more than a single birthday cake.
No crack or crevice is left unscrubbed at Pandora Auto Detail, where meticulous detailing crews restore cars to a squeaky-clean shine. The center bundles washes, waxes, and interior cleanings into eight packages, swooping in to eradicate dirt and grime from seats, carpets, and consoles and preserve paint’s luster with gentle hand-washes and waxes. The team dives deeper with a menu of à-la-carte services, including engine detailing to degrease systems and windshield repellant that keeps glass from biting dashboard bobble-heads and enhances visibility during wet weather.
At Nik's Auto Salon, technicians polish cars with a special focus on paint maintenance, scratches, and oxidation. Detailing teams travel to any location in King and Snohomish county, cleaning nearly any type of vehicle, from cars and SUVs to motorhomes. They can also power wash dirty engines, remove tar from undercarriages, and ready cars for winter with coats of wax.