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Success Story – Wilsonville Subaru Chooses IQ 2.0 Soft Touch

Wilsonville Subaru, the newest and largest Subaru dealership in the U.S., has chosen the IQ 2.0 Soft Touch Car Wash System – the Smartest, Cleanest, Greenest car wash system available today – to handle its new and service customers. Currently under construction in Wilsonville, Oregon, Wilsonville Subaru is the largest Subaru dealership in the U.S. with a massive 92,000 square [...]

2018-08-30T13:43:20+00:00June 24th, 2016|Auto Dealers, Blog|

New Technology Provides Optimal Wash

Car wash systems that use hydraulics and air cylinders to control component movement are not as efficient as the new IQ Car Wash System. Variable Frequency Drive (VFD) is used in the IQ Car Wash System to control the motors for precision, higher reliability, and reduced power consumption thanks to low amp draw. The [...]

2018-08-30T13:43:21+00:00November 13th, 2015|Auto Dealers, Blog|

Jerry Canfield Inducted Into AMAE

Jerry Canfield, D&S Chief Operating Officer and Chief Technology Officer, is a 2015 inductee of the Academy of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineers at Missouri University of Science and Technology. Jerry is a 1999 graduate of the University of Missouri – Rolla, holding a Master’s Degree in Manufacturing and Engineering. The Academy of Mechanical & Aerospace [...]

2018-08-30T13:43:21+00:00November 13th, 2015|Blog|

Transform Your Dealership’s Car Wash

These before and after images show how Lou Fusz Subaru in St. Peters, Missouri, transformed its antiquated, inefficient "drive-thru wash" into an area of professional efficiency. By installing a new IQ Soft Touch from D&S Car Wash Systems, Lou Fusz Subaru transformed its Detailing Center into a point of interest for each new customer [...]

2018-08-30T13:43:22+00:00November 13th, 2015|Auto Dealers, Blog|

Building Loyalty – Convenience is Key!

If your c-store customers feel pressured into purchasing "extras" at your car wash they didn't plan on buying, suddenly the quick and convenient car wash they had expected takes much longer - and costs more than they expected to spend. If they leave your c-store thinking "I'm not doing this again" you have very [...]

2018-08-30T13:43:22+00:00November 11th, 2015|Blog, Convenience Stores|

IQ Car Wash Fleet Surpasses 2 Million Wash Mark!

Our Smarter. Cleaner. Greener.™ IQ Car Wash fleet recently reached - and surpassed - its 2 millionth wash! Since 2010, our 3D vehicle-scanning technology and simple design have proven to be reliable and effective for car wash owners, convenience store chains, and auto dealerships alike. They know the IQ Car Wash provides a high quality [...]

2018-08-30T13:43:23+00:00October 15th, 2015|Blog|

Tips for a Successful Car Wash Business

When considering opening a car wash business, it’s essential for its success to make the right decision during each phase of the investing process. These 12 tips will set you on a successful path to develop and build a successful car wash. (1) Location! Location! Location! Find the right location, which is the most important [...]

2018-08-30T13:43:23+00:00September 30th, 2015|Blog|