Each Super Star Car Wash location treats cars like the super stars they are with computerized washes, hand details, and maintenance services. Washes?which can be bought one at a time or in package form?range from full-service washes that combine machine and manpower to Mega Star washes that include add-ons such as Rain-X. The Express Wash sends customers through the soft cloth wash tunnel in three minutes, and is followed by a free vacuum at the Express wash locations. Detailing scour cars inside and out with vacuums and features such as carnauba hand wax, orbital polish, and clay-bar treatments and also may include Meguiar's wax to remove light oxidation, seal in surfaces' sparkle, and protect paint from unwanted hair growth. Additionally, oil changes supply engines with regular or synthetic Quaker State oil; each change comes with a free car wash.
Dirty cars can pull up to any of Full Circle Autowash’s five locations for a full interior or exterior restoration. An automated wash tunnel doles out four car-wash packages, from a simple exterior wash and interior vacuum to the Platinum treatment, which includes sealer wax, interior-vinyl protection, and leather conditioning. Meanwhile, carnauba wax and clay bars give rides a deeper clean during interior and exterior detailing packages. In addition to sprucing up autos, the Full Circle team also arranges for windshield repairs, installs Solar Gard window film, and replaces old oil with fresh standard or high-mileage synthetic blends. While the team services cars, customers can head to the gift shop to get a snack or pick up a greeting card for their car.
Big O Tires outfits wheels with tires from Michelin, Goodyear and other trusted brands, all backed by a three-year warranty and a lifetime of rotations. The retailer has been in the road-ready rubber trade since 1962, when it began as a single co-op; over the past five decades, it has blossomed into a network of more than 500 locations, spanning 21 states. The shops’ ASE-certified technicians not only specialize in tires, but also tend autos with a comprehensive array of repair and maintenance services. They deftly change oil, replace brakes, and meticulously administer free 22-point safety inspections, which ensure that headlights work and that wiper blades aren’t actually sleeping rattlesnakes.
Fast washes, friendly service, and eco-friendly initiatives converge at Cobblestone Auto Spa. Instead of letting sudsy water seep back into the environment, Cobblestone Auto Spa drains it into a sewage system that strips it of any toxins before it's re-released. Precise computer controllers allow the spa's mechanical washing system to cleanse rides with less water and electricity, and Cobblestone's precise staffers man onsite detailing, express-lube, and windshield-repair centers. Multiple locations further convenience customers when paired with unlimited wash plans, which bedeck windshields with a radio-frequency identification sticker that automatically activates the car wash and any chosen upgrades such as wax protection or an underbelly tickle.
Centrally located in Tempe near west Mesa and south Scottsdale, Good Works Auto Repair helps to keep engines healthy with a focus on preventive maintenance. Certified technicians perform a 22-point inspection with any service, examining the car's supply of vital fluids and making maintenance recommendations. The techs also are trained to repair transmissions, replace tires, and service brakes, as well as change oil to keep pistons clean after a night of deep-frying chicken in the engine. The Tempe staff provides free rides to the nearby light-rail station or anywhere within a 10 mile radius, and the 8,000-square-foot facility houses a waiting area with Keurig coffee brewers and free WiFi.
The car-care specialists at The Arizona Car Wash Company have one goal: to make every vehicle gleam beneath the Phoenix sun. They bathe automobiles with four car-wash packages, which range from the basic wash to the platinum wash with a shower of clear-coat sealant and bug- and tar-remover. À la carte detailing further spruces up cars with services such as brushing and feeding the horses that live inside of the engine. Each of the business’s four locations houses a lobby for comfortable waiting, and some shops are neighbors to destinations such as the Paradise Valley Mall, where guests can hang out while they wait.