Icon Parking Systems' parking facilities safely house vehicles of all shapes and sizes as owners go to work, relax at home, or take in the sights of the Big Apple. Conveniently tucked in the most prestigious corners of Manhattan?which are also the areas least menaced by aimless teenage tow-trucks?these lots offer easy access to any number of restaurants, Broadway theaters, and concert halls. Many automotive stables have no daily or weekly time limit, so drivers may come and go as they please or leave rides in the same spot for dedicated, month-long portraits. Monthly customers can sign up for the Preferred Customer Club, which grants them an exclusive card and half-off parking at any of Icon Parking Systems' 200 facilities or UFO landing pads scattered throughout Manhattan.
Sam Meineke opened his three-bay muffler shop in 1972 with a single product line, and through time, he and his successors have expanded the business into a complete automotive car-care center. Today, nearly 900 franchise owners operate their locations around the globe, still standing on the firm foundation of Sam's ideal of nursing vehicles back to health at fair prices. Meineke Car Care Centers’ mechanics perform an array of services, keeping rides running in showroom condition with tune-ups, 23-point inspections, tire rotations, and deep-tissue windshield massages.
Parker Custer Tire & Service has been a Goodyear dealer since 1993. Their technicians are ASE-certified and ready to fix anything. They'll change oil, check batteries, pull nickels from hood ornaments’ ears, and install new tires from Goodyear and Dunlop. Transmission maintenance, heating and cooling repair, and wheel balancing are also among their offered services. While the technicians are at work, customers can take a break in the waiting room with some free WiFi or hop on the courtesy shuttle and head to work or home.
As its name implies, Pronto Quick Lube Auto Care aims to get ailing vehicles back onto the road as soon as possible. The mechanics have access to a garage full of parts and equipment, enabling them to perform anything from basic tune-ups to more challenging services, such as stuffing the seats with fresh cotton candy. Whether they are changing the oil or installing a brand-new set of tires, the mechanics do their best to ensure that every automobile leaves the shop in better shape than when it arrived.
The technicians at Safe Auto Glass specialize in repairing the chips and cracks that occasionally present themselves in car windows. The team handily repairs these blemishes for cars by manufacturers such as Buick, Chevrolet, and Land Rover and model years going as far back as 1980. The company also offers free glass-repair quotes, meaning car owners no longer have to turn to tarot card readers.