Named Top Shop in the Country by Motor Age magazine, Rad Air Complete Car Care has been servicing roadsters in the Cleveland area for more than a quarter of a century. Beginning as a radiator and air-conditioning repair shop in Parma Heights, the locally owned auto franchise has expanded to 10 Northeast Ohio locations that perform such services as brake work, tune-ups, electrical repairs, tire and suspension maintenance, and fluid adjustments. Rad Air is a AAA-approved auto-repair center that offers a lifetime warranty on its work and advises clients on what repairs are needed, recommended, and on each car's birthday wish list.
The auto technicians at Tuffy Auto Service have helped keep cars and trucks running smoothly and passengers safe since the shop opened its doors in 1970. Though the team specializes in brakes and tires, they take on repair and maintenance services pertaining to every part of a car's anatomy, from routine oil changes and tune-ups to major engine repairs and even replacement. The shop welcomes vehicles by nearly 40 manufacturers into its healing embrace, including Chevrolets from Detroit, BMWs from Munich, and Land Rovers from the uncharted highlands. It also invites owners to make use of the convenient Tire Selector and Quick Quote systems found on its website.
Emerald Automotive & Tire carries name brand tires and staffs ASE-certified technicians who can install them and service cars. Patrons can outfit rides with new tires from Michelin, Cooper, and Firestone, plus get a tire rotation and an oil change. A full-service repair facility, technicians also fix brakes, engines, and transmissions, as well as service A/C units and exhaust systems. In addition to its ASE certification, Emerald Automotive is also a NAPA-certified repair facility.
Lube Stop has been lauded by both local and national press outlets for its Sustainability Program, which decreases the environmental impact of the shop's auto services. Its signature EcoGuard oil change, for example, refreshes engines with re-refined motor oil. Lube Stop also recycles oil and antifreeze, and it plants two new oil-filter trees for every one it chops down.
Besides eight kinds of oil changes, Lube Stop provides multipoint inspections, tire rotations, wiper blade replacement, and other maintenance and repair services. More than 240 employees?who receive continuous training to keep up with eco-friendly practices?helm the company's 37 Cleveland- and Akron-area locations, all of which offer E-Check emissions-testing stations.
The professional staff at Motorcars Tire & Service Center coddles cars with cleansing services. Soft cloths sooth ticklish metal hides, and automated systems keep chassis from hitting a sudsy traffic jam mid-pamper. Splashes of rinse-free cleaning agent gently erase streaks and smudges from exteriors marred by rain, mud, or insect graffiti artists. To complete the wash, a 20 horsepower blow-dry system blasts beads of water across freshly shined surfaces before gleaming rides are released back on the road.
For 25 years, Lewis Electronics has been outfitting autos in leather interiors, chrome trim, window tints, and spoilers. Audio systems by JVC and Alpine, mobile video systems by Jensen, and car alarms by AudioVox are just a few of the name brand products that may be purchase and installed at the automotive super store. Remote car starters help drivers thaw out interiors during cold winters, while sunroofs help drivers soak up summer sun. The auto experts also use computer cutting to precisely fit window tints to cars of any year, model, and dress size, and can install satellite radio or navigation systems to help drivers reach their destinations without getting lost or bored.