ACT Audio's technicians merge their MECP certifications with the latest in automotive gadgetry to skillfully soup up rides with pristine sound and advanced mobile electronics. Utilizing recognized industry brands such as Memphis Car Audio, they bolster in-car sonics by installing new speakers or updating older stereos and backseat minstrels with iPod-friendly ports that allow digital jukeboxes on the road. Heated seats, radar detectors, and OnStar navigation systems slide seamlessly into cockpits at the hands of the capable techs, who also wire remote starters into ignition systems so drivers can warm up their cars without having to buy them coffee.
Capitol Garage Inc., which boasts more than seven decades in the automotive business, affixes tinted films in a variety of shades and colors to car windows. Tinted windows enhance a car's aesthetics while serving such practical purposes as minimizing interior heat, deflecting solar glares, blocking UV rays, and allowing fruit-shaped air fresheners to ripen. During the service, deft technicians tint front-door windows ($49) or back glass ($49–$79). Additionally, customers may use their Groupon in UV-repelling films ($159 with back glass) in about 45 minutes, and four-door jobs ($199 plus back glass) take one to four hours to complete. Capitol Garage offers a lifetime warranty on all tints, which covers discoloration or peeling and provides a free shuttle and loaner cars for customers whose vehicles require extended service. Pricing for Capital Garage Inc. can be found here.
For more than 12 years, the electronic experts at Can You Hear It Car Audio Inc. have been outfitting vehicles with premium audio, video, and security products, as well as beautifying them with detailing and customizations. They keep drivers shrouded in comfort during chilly months and cool during warmer months with remote starters, and they help deter thefts by installing alarms or CD players that play only "It's a Small World." Whether selling Kenwood, Pioneer, or JVC equipment, the staff gives customers peace of mind by replacing defective items that fall under the full manufacturer's warranty.
Veteran-owned Cameron's Automotive's staff of ASE-certified master technicians fosters peak engine performance in foreign and domestic automobiles with booster shots of motor oil. The roughly 20- to 30-minute service commences as mechanics drain dirty oils from the car and dispose of them safely or donate them to needy oil lamps. To conclude, they administer up to 5 quarts of fresh conventional oil (additional fee for synthetic), which slickens the inner components as it surges to the engine.
At Corky's Auto Parts, Frank Ravenola ably helms the business founded by his father, Carmine, outfitting and maintaining all types of vehicles and farm equipment with top-shelf parts and expert repair. Corky's prides itself on its hardworking employees, who blend an encyclopedic knowledge of all things automotive with neighborly friendliness, just like an assembly-line robot with a good, firm handshake. Its CarQuest affiliation helps the tidy local shop stock its shelves with parts and supplies for almost any make or model, and the store also keeps engines humming and exteriors looking shipshape with onsite paint mixing and machining and special orders of rare or hard-to-find parts.