ith more than 175 locations nationwide and more than 35 years in the business, Car-X Auto Service has earned a prime spot in the parking garage of quality car care and customer service. Started in 1971 by a team of seasoned muffler-shop owners, the service centers have blossomed from their beginnings as specialty exhaust shops to providers of nearly any repair or maintenance service imaginable, from installing performance-enhancing accessories to treating cars to therapeutic trust falls. In addition to promoting safety and long, healthy engine life with brake services and speedy oil changes, Car-X Auto Service reaches out to the surrounding community with regular philanthropic activities, such as recycling drives and participation in the American Heart Association’s Heart Walk.
The automotive experts at Infinity Conversions customize rides with professional window tinting and the latest accessories for both cars and trucks. For perambulator portholes prone to glare, expert staff members apply 3M FX high-definition films to four windows and the rear window, protecting car interiors from harmful, color-fading sun damage and obscuring passersby’s views of sensitive cars' souls. The films effectively block 99% of UV rays and are available in lighter or darker tints, all of which increase air-conditioning efficiency, retain heat during the winter, and help improve shatter resistance.
Even chauffeurs licensed by the city of Austin must pass a battery of road tests and background checks before Marriton's management lets them take the wheel of a gleaming limousine. Thoroughly vetted drivers captain limos, sedans, SUVs, vans, minibuses, and motorcoaches that transport passengers to parties or Dungeons & Dragons sessions in style. Front-windshield-mounted DriveCam video cameras and GPS systems monitor each trip, ensuring drivers always provide a safe and punctual ride.
Squeeky Clean Car & Truck Wash welcomes autos of all shapes, sizes, and makes into its collection of self-service and fully automated washbasins. Automatic washes guide vehicles and trainee weather reporters past a monsoon of multiple presoaks, high-pressure washes, and glistening clear coats. A self-service area ups the ante of DIY washing with an extended tool chest that ranges from tire and engine cleaners to pressure waxes and clear protectants. Squeeky Clean also shows off its humanitarian side with offers to split fundraising profits down the middle with a host of local nonprofits or raise public awareness of endangered sponge-capsule animals.
Getting behind the wheel of a Sterling Sedans and Limousines vehicle requires more than just a driver’s license, resumé, and pair of white chauffeur gloves. Each and every one of the company’s drivers must first pass a screening test, lending passengers confidence that they are in the hands of a trustworthy navigator. These insured drivers don professional attire as they steer luxury limousines, sedans, and SUVs to scheduled pickup locations across Austin. They ferry passengers to and from the airport, cart teenagers to and from school dances, customize dinner and theater nights out, or simply transport partiers around town to celebrate birthdays or the loss of all their baby teeth.