2022 in review: Tech + chemistry
Across NSW and SA, we have seen many sites opting to swap self-serve bays, to install the PDQ LaserWash™ 360 Plus. This has generated fantastic results, with busier sites, happier customers, and thrilled operators with stronger ROIs.
The increased consumer demand for automatic washes has been particularly notable. Operators have been quick to capitalise on the surge, with sites rapidly increasing the number of on-site machines. The key motive being shorter wait times, and a greater numbers of cars washed per hour.
it begs the question, how long before an all-automatic site enters the australian market?
Additionally, the team have also conducted iWash self-serve upgrades:
We often encounter sites not carrying crucial components, resulting in extended and unnecessary delays during peak times, when/if a breakdown occurs. Utilising a spare parts list is integral to ensure minimal downtime and to best protect your income.
Essential items to always keep in stock:
Injector blockages are also a common issue.
To counteract, ensure titration on a weekly basis, and monitor chemical/wax delivery on the vehicle.
He has been busy gaining valuable knowledge, installing and servicing both PDQ LaserWash™ 360 Plus and iWash self-serve equipment.
Additionally, he has learnt the importance of frequent titration, and good quality soap waxes.
Using the correct tip size on your pump-stand Injectors is crucial to ensuring optimal product flow.