Drawing on half a century of automotive service, the family owned and operated Midas Auto Service & Tire helps drivers to prolong vehicle vigor with factory-recommended maintenance services. Mechanics pop car hoods to perform oil changes with standard and temperature-durable synthetic solutions, taking time to inspect belts, hoses, fluids, and the air conditioner's resident penguin. Armed with efficient catalytic converters built to US EPA standards, the staff helps to shrink harmful emissions during muffler and exhaust-system checks. Trained technicians augment brake services with lifetime guarantees and curate healthy, evenly worn tires with rotations or replacements from Goodyear, Michelin, Firestone, and Bridgestone.
At Nuno's Complete Car Care Inc., teams of ASE-certified technicians perform preventative maintenance and full-scale repairs on domestic and imported vehicles of any make or model, often rolling out freshly fixed vehicles within the same day of arrival. The bustling shops pride themselves on their family ownership, with president Bobby Nuno at the helm alongside his brother Ed, who serves as general manager and prince regent of the company. Sophisticated diagnostic equipment ensures that engines, transmissions, shocks, and exhaust systems run smoothly, and a handy online garage keeps customers up to date with any recalls, upcoming service needs, or discounts.
Scooter Dawgs, Inc. is affiliated with City Scooters, whose show room sits towards the north end of Milwaukee Avenue, displaying row upon row of brightly-colored two-wheelers to passerby. The shop boasts vehicles from brands such as Tomos, Lifan, and Sachs, with some brand-new and others awaiting full service repairs. In addition to selling these mopeds and scooters, the shopkeepers also rent them out, allowing licensed drivers to take the scooters for a spin around city streets on an hourly basis.
After overseeing these daily rides for a while, the staff realized that riding a scooter unlocks a view of Chicago that's completely unaccessible in a car. So, the expanded their business, organizing tours that depart from downtown locations twice daily. Their guides lead crews of tourists and adventurous city dwellers to Wrigleyville or Chinatown, taking the scenic route to each destination. They frequently buzz past many of Chicago’s signature lakefront sights, such as Lincoln Park, the Museum Campus, and swimmers just arriving in Chicago after becoming bored with Michigan.
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The seasoned mechanics at 3C Automotive & Repair have the expertise to understand the complaints and fears of both foreign and domestic vehicles. Their full menu of services addresses problems simple and complex—sludgy oil, worn-out tires, ailing transmissions, or alternators on strike. The automotive magicians can also hook up axles with alloy and chrome-plated wheels, tint windows, and perform paintless dent repair to fix damage from hail or a shopping cart's aggressive bear hug.:m]]
Since 1974, the technicians at City Suburban Auto Service have kept Chicagoland vehicles running with quality maintenance services. A full-service shop, they can change out the oil, replace the brake pads, fix the tires, and diagnose engine trouble all in one visit. As an authorized U-Haul Dealer, they can also help their customers in the process of moving.
Harnessing their 385 years of combined automotive experience, members of Duxler Complete Auto Care's tribunal of ASE-certified mechanics perform maintenance services for all automotive makes and models certified by the covenant of a 12,000-mile guarantee. In addition to bathing cylinders in up to 5 quarts of standard or synthetic oil, mechanics fill the remainder of appointments by topping off fluids for wipers, transmissions, and dashboard slurpee dispensers. Semiannual tire rotations prolong tread longevity and promote even wear at every other appointment. Most lubes clock in at under 45-minutes, and customers can take advantage of free WiFi, or stop by the children's area to catch the class president's State of the Playground address.