The team at Johnson's Car Wash, Inc. has been helping autos go from sullied to sparkling for more than 40 years. After flushing dirt and debris from car exteriors, they dry each freshly bathed ride by hand, before buffing in conditioners and protectants such as Armor All, and cleaning the inside and outside of windows to save drivers the expense of installing a periscope.
Complete Auto Care, where ASE-certified technicians tend to busted rides and invite interested drivers to attend free Car Care Academies. A respect for the environment seasons each of the company's repair and maintenance services. Take the EcoPower oil change, for example, an option in Portland, Oregon shops that boasts recycled, twice-refined engine oil mixed with the distilled rage of Mother Nature.
Since its first facility hit the streets in 1926, Firestone has expanded to 2,200 locations nationwide, all of which offer the same service warranty options and stand as red-and-blue beacons to remind us that community programs such as Driver's Edge and Meals On Wheels deserve to be sponsored. Auto care wouldn't be complete without tires, and Firestone has plenty of those to offer, including Bridgestone run-flats that fend off the effects of a flat tire for 50 miles.
Originally founded in 1959 by Kurt Ziebart as Ziebart International Corp., Ziebart has morphed from an auto-rust-prevention outfit into a full-service auto accessory and detail shop that has cropped up at some 400 locations in 30 countries. Performing everything from window tinting and professional detailing to electronics installation, Ziebart's experienced staff cares for cars with high-end products, including seasonal paint protectant and the company’s renowned rust inhibitors. To protect cars inside and out, Ziebart technicians also install accouterments such as alarm systems to thwart thieves and sunroofs to thwart unflattering film negatives from processing correctly (services may vary by location).
Brakes Xpress and More Goodyear is an ASE-certified auto facility staffed by technicians ready to diagnose and repair cars, SUVs, and light trucks. The services range from engine diagnostics and muffler work to fuel-injection service and front-end suspension. They also welcome large trucks, limousines, and auto fleets.
Armed with a vast arsenal of impressive amenities, Airlines Parking provides secure temporary housing for automotives in need of a snooze. Turn your ride over to one of the friendly, experienced carsitters, and relax as they steer it toward its three-day resting place. More than 5,000 spaces await vehicles of all stripes, and a blindingly speedy staff teams up with mostly friendly computers to quickly and efficiently organize blocks of intentional traffic. Round-the-clock security and a complex-spanning fence keep cars safe from vengeance-driven deer, and free battery-booster service and tire air cure automobiles suffering from a deflated sense of self. After dropping off your car, enjoy a quick trip to the airport in one of Airlines Parking's motor coach shuttles.
The security guards at Qwik Park are babysitters, of a sort—only their kids are about 5,000 automobiles. The vehicles sit inside a fenced, well-lit lot just off Interstate 94, giving their owners peace of mind as they fly out of Detroit Metropolitan Airport towards their timeshares in the clouds. Uniformed drivers shuttle these jet-setters to and from the lot, dropping people off right at the terminal 24 hours a day. Gate access lets drivers in at all hours, while complementary batteries and air pumps ensure drivers can get back on the road once they return from vacation.