For more than 50 years, the employees at Get N Go Car Wash?a division of the locally owned Get N Go fuel and convenience stations?have found ways to make people's lives easier. Not only do the automated washes render vehicles squeaky-clean in about 15 minutes, but the company's online car-wash club also lets customers buy packages and manage their accounts 24/7. Some Get N Go locations even offer fresh mixed salads and wraps for hungry, health-conscious travelers or SUVs trying to diet down to compact-car size.
Hunter Automotive owner Jim Hunter has been leading a team of friendly, honest mechanics in the same location for more than 18 years. All technicians are ASE certified and focused on building professional, trusting relationships with customers. Oil changes include a filter replacement and provide up to five quarts of synthetic-blend oil, which is enough for most cars, except for really, really thirsty ones. A friendly mechanic will then administer a pop quiz to newly lubricated autos; the 16-point evaluation includes an engine check to reveal leaks or abnormal noises, inspection of the battery condition and connections, a brake system inspection, and checks of the clutch, hoses, belts, and exhaust.
A verdant par 3 course complete with 18 holes, Hidden Valley invites adventurous golfers to crack open a bag of clubs and send their golf balls out to roam the greens in search of the elusive hole in one. Clubbers of every caliber can partner up and enjoy the back and front nines, strolling from hole to hole as they practice putts, collect divots, and scrape a cryptic message into each sand trap. Hidden Valley is owned and managed by the Reiter family, whose golf heritage reaches back to the 1950s, a time when the pros were paid in livestock and Henry Ford had yet to invent the golf cart.
Association Motor Club Marketing has been providing assistance to drivers on the road for 50 years and counting. The AMCM dispatch team connects about 15 million members a year with an array of emergency services. A network of pros will show up and fix a flat tire, make sure there are no snakes curled up in the wheel well, bring some extra fuel, jump-start a dead battery, or get you into your car when you've locked yourself out. The club's memberships aren't only useful in a pinch, however?they also include travel perks such as a trip-routing service and discounts on rental cars and hotels. They also offer an app?AMCM Roadside Assistance?for Apple and Android devices.
The affable staff of Frankman Motor Company tend to a stable of dozens of car makes and models and demonstrate auto expertise with maintenance services. Tune-ups, oil changes, and brake inspections are all performed by ASE-certified technicians to ensure rides run smoothly through hectic commutes, family vacations, and gah-zoline raids from marauding gangs of mutant Australians. Frankman’s fleet of used vehicles includes Fords, Plymouths, and Hyundais, and those looking for a new motor conveyance can peruse Frankman’s ever-changing weekly specials or check out the value of their current car by filling out the online trade-in value-estimate form.