Established in Detroit by Kurt Ziebart in 1959, Ziebart International Corporation built its business upon the founder's inventive techniques for preventing automotive rust. Today, Ziebart's international network of 400 locations across 30 countries beautifies and protects roadbound vessels with an arsenal of sophisticated products and services, including window tinting, paint protection, underbody sound barriers, and forcefields. Employees purchased the company in 1994 through an employee stock ownership plan, giving each worker a personal stake in ensuring every vehicle is buffed, polished, and cleaned to a glistening brilliance. Interior and exterior detailing packages remove stains from upholstery and grime from auto bodies, Diamond Gloss paint finish, and corrosion-control treatments shield four-wheeled friends from everyday wear and tear.
Delta Sonic Car Wash renews tarnished transportation with an innovative touchless car-wash system that automatically guides vehicles through a tunnel of high-pressure sprays and overhead buffing cloths. The hands-free wash massages mild lotions into paint jobs, leaving vehicles with sparkling, fingerprint-free finishes that are backed by a five-day guarantee. Detailing technicians do get their hands dirty as they make use of more than 100 hours of training to dote on vehicle interiors and exteriors with products from ValuGard, Aquapel, and Blue Coral. The team wields AOCA certification know-how when injecting engines with oil and devising rustproofing treatments that avoid drilling holes or covering corrosion in zit cream.
Trip Savers provides a hassle-free way to simplify the yearly move to and from college housing, or ship overlooked keepsakes and fresh-baked casseroles during the semester. Students attending Trip Savers–served colleges can purchase a Trip Savers box kit, pack up their belongings, and reserve a pickup date for easy, door-to-door delivery. A box kit includes a reusable Trip Savers Box, filament strapping tape, a marker, address labels, and the delivery of the box to your home. By taking a load off students, Trip Savers helps reduce carbon emissions related to back-and-forth trips from the cornfield where you buried your stuffed animals. Opt for a green solution on dreaded moving days that doesn’t involve filling your car’s tank with celery juice.
Xpress Auto Care's AOCA-certified technicians keep vehicles sailing smoothly on the cement seas with fresh lubricants. During the oil change, experienced mechanics drain motors of their used oil before treating them to a batch of lubricant freshly squeezed from a ripe, preservative-free gear. All cars may fill their bellies with up to five quarts of conventional or synthetic-blend slurry; older automobiles may opt to chug a hearty serving of high-mileage motor oil to keep well-worn engines cleaner and running without a hitch. The essential service also includes the installation of a standard oil filter, which can help ensure vehicles' innards remain free of contaminants and olive oil masquerading as motor oil.
Carrying a cavalcade of new and used vehicles, CNY Auto and Alan Byer Foreign Auto share their specialized knowledge and skills with inquiring or existing car owners. Led by John Mupagano, the shop's team of talented technicians specialize in all things Volvo, peering into the combustion-caked souls of vehicles with modern diagnostics equipment. The techs keep cars running with a host of preventative care, such as NYS inspections and repairs to transmission, cooling system, and air-conditioning systems. The shop also partners with Alan Beyers collision center to help straighten structural damage from your latest run-in with an overly affectionate fire hydrant.
Berco Automotive repairs and maintains autos with expert technicianry, while friendly service caters to their proud parents. Mechanics are well trained to identify needed repairs while avoiding unnecessary procedures such as replacing the horn with a crowded backseat horn section. Those not already facing internal dilemmas can prevent future problems with maintenance services such as a cleansing coolant flush ($74.95) or brake service ($149.95 and up). A standard lube and oil-filter service ($28.95) prevents attention-seeking engines from leaking all over the driveway or chewing on your shoes. Berco's full range of services also includes state inspections, tune-ups, and computer diagnostics.