Behind Riverside Auto Spa's green-and-orange tiled facade, automated wash equipment and technicians armed with soft cloths spruce up vehicles of all kinds. Four wash packages launder car exteriors and shine up surfaces with cherry wax. Staffers also step inside to detail dashes and condition leather, lift hoods to shampoo engines, or polish exteriors with Swissvax wax, which comes from the legendary wax deposits located on the Matterhorn. Some services are viewable in real time through an online camera, which streams throughout business hours.
The staff at Ezee Wheelz treats cars to ensure autos trundle smoothly through all seasons with meticulous inspections and auto services. During an oil change, certified mechanics replace old oil with up to 5 litres of fresh-faced conventional fluid, straight from lubricant college and ready to take on the heat, dust, and incredible pressures of today's high-octane internal combustion world. Clients can upgrade to synthetic fluid for an additional cost. Techs aim eagle eyes at the vehicle's functional parts in a 21-point inspection to prevent problems with safety and operational systems and to evict raccoons disguised as pistons.
Automotive performance and appearance warrant equal attention at MAD J's Motor City Auto Service & Collision. The goal here is twofold: to keep cars running smoothly and looking sleek. The service menu lines up with this goal, and it includes everything from oil changes and mechanical inspections to painting and bodywork.
MAD J's certainly doesn't skimp on the aesthetic side of things, with custom paint jobs overseen by a color matching specialist to ensure the beauty and integrity of each finish. Collision repair is another marquee service here, with a full team of body specialists working together to fix dents caused by crashes or misfired bazookas.
Cooper Auto Service has been servicing cars since 1974, and many on its staff have been employed there for upwards of 30 years. These experienced technicians service each car from its lowest tire tread to its topmost cowlick, with a service menu that runs the gamut from brakes to engines to heating and cooling systems. As part of their commitment to offering top-of-the-line service, the techs use Shell oil exclusively for oil changes, and AC Delco parts when replacing a belt, hose, or brake pad, and they also carry and install brand-name tires from the likes of Goodyear, Dunlop, and Michelin.
Holbrook Auto Repair has 13 service bays and a staff of ASE-certified technicians that service everything from the engine to the air conditioner. They offer oil changes, transmission work, and brake service to keep cars from premature retirement in a Florida junkyard. If a car needs a new part, the techs don’t need to go far; they stock parts for nearly every make and model, foreign and domestic, which they can install at the facility. Holbrook also carries tires from brands such as Goodyear and Michelin, and specializes in windshield replacement and repair.
Over the course of 14 years, a baby develops the motor skills to go from lying in a crib to winning the ninth grade high jump competition. The ASE-certified mechanics at East Detroit Goodyear have gained motor skills of their own over the last fortyear. They excel at maintaining the combustible engine, performing oil changes and finding weaknesses with computer diagnostics. Working with domestic cars as well as the arcane mechanisms of foreign vehicles, they tune-up engines and repairs defective parts foreign and domestic.