The highly trained technicians at Jiffy Lube tend to about 24 million customers each year with services such as the Signature Service oil-change package, which promotes the longevity of each vehicle. Staffers acknowledge that oil plays a crucial role in maximizing the lifespan of each car—it cools the motor and prevents moving parts from deteriorating. More than 20,000 technicians who have completed an extensive training program certified by the National Institute Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) nurse vehicles at Jiffy Lube.
In addition to performing oil changes, Jiffy Lube’s savants perform air-filtration, electricity, and windshield services, among others. The technicians’ quality pledge includes a commitment to transparency, which stipulates that they will inform car owners of any necessary services, complete a service only after it has been approved, and refuse to replace windshields with Saran wrap.
Certified Auto Repair, Inc.'s ASE-certified technicians have developed partnerships with national organizations since 1997 in order to ensure convenient, reliable maintenance and repair. During mechanical repairs, their use of Carquest parts loops drivers into a national network of Carquest and Tech-Net repair centers, which will replace any Carquest part if it fails during the manufacturer's warranty period. BG fluids protect those parts with carefully engineered formulas and protect drivers with included roadside assistance. A national computer database of more than 600,000 repair records enables quick diagnoses in tandem with high-tech tools, and the center's relationship with Enterprise reduces rental-car rates while vehicles are vacationing in the shop.
The ASE-certified auto pros at Cleggs Car Care have kept rides on the road for more than 50 years. They perform services ranging from basic oil changes to full engine replacement, using knowledge accumulated since the days when young people respected their elders and elders respected their Neil Armstrong. If cars have been damaged beyond repair, Cleggs can replace them with used cars from makes such as Chevrolet, Ford, and Toyota.
With more than 250 locations spread throughout the US, Latin America, and China, Grease Monkey is a recognized and respected name in the automotive service industry. The reasons for its success boil down to quick and knowledgeable service conducted by technicians who value each car's longevity above all else. The marquee service is the full oil change?no appointments are needed for the quick, yet extensive service, which includes a complete review of the car's needs in accordance with its owner's manual and astrological charts. But the technicians offer a variety of other services that are likewise dedicated to keeping cars healthy and at peak performance, including emissions tests and transmission, brake, and battery work.
Paul Lankford Buick GMC stocks a pavement-based armada of new and preowned vehicles maintained by a crew of GM-certified technicians. Customers weave through a well-waxed landscape of new Buick Enclaves and GMC Yukons to Paul Lankford's factory-trained technicians, who install GM parts and can expedite a tune-up, tighten loose brakes, or match autos with the appropriate replacement tires.
McNeil's Auto Body's mindful mechanics keep horseless carriages in ship-shape with a wide range of repairs and diagnostics. Treat roadsters to an automotive spa day with a hand washing and waxing, letting technicians scrub windows on the inside and out, apply protective coats of carnauba wax, and vacuum out rapidly multiplying populations of fuzzy dice ($34.95 for cars, $44.95 for small SUVs and trucks, $64.95 for large SUVs and trucks). Interior-detail packages keep insides pleasant with pressure-washed floor mats, degreased vents, and a restorative layer of vinyl or leather conditioner ($89.95 for cars, $109.95 for small SUVs and trucks, $129.95 for large SUVs and trucks), and hidden parts stay in working order with engine degreasers ($24.95) and undercarriage rinses ($15.95).