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Leesburg, VA, United States, 2009/03/03 - Precision Tune Auto Care becomes one of over 200 service centers currently servicing the Breath Alcohol Ignition Interlock Devices - GuardianInterlock.com. Pink Sheets: PACI.PK
Precision Auto Care, Inc. (PACI), announced a new partnership with Guardian Interlock Systems, the leading manufacturer of quality Breath Alcohol Ignition Interlock devices for over 20 years. Precision Franchising, LLC, a subsidiary of PACI, franchises Precision Tune Auto Care centers around the world.
Precision Tune Auto Care becomes one of over 200 service centers currently servicing the Breath Alcohol Ignition Interlock Devices (BAIID’s). Currently, Precision Tune Auto Care centers located in Maryland, Texas, California, Washington and Arkansas are on this new program. Plans to implement this program at additional Precision Tune Auto Care centers is dependent on which local and state legislation supports this program. “Becoming an authorized service center for the Guardian Interlock System is a win/win for Precision Tune Auto Care. It is affording us an opportunity to help in the fight against drunk driving in addition to adding a new customer base for our existing business,” said Robert Falconi, President and Chief Executive Officer of Precision Auto Care, Inc.
To date, the Guardian Ignition Interlock devices have already prevented 4,931,988 intoxicated drivers from accessing the roadways. Studies show that re-arrest rates have decreased by 66% among individuals who have used Guidian’s Interlock device. Guardian is also proactive in efforts to sponsor state and national interlock legislation including working with state officials across the country to develop administrative and technical specifications for their interlock programs and conducting orientation programs at state judges’ conferences.
“We are proud of our new relationship with Guardian Interlock Systems and to implementing this program at other locations where legislation allows. We are also proud to do our part to help make our nations roadways safe for the driving public,” said Robert Falconi, President and Chief Executive Officer of Precision Auto Care, Inc.
David Contreras, Vice President of Operations for Guardian-Interlock said, “We are extremely pleased with this relationship. In a very short while, because of the ease of opening locations and Precision Tune’s commitment, we are able to improve the safety of all our roadways.”
About Guardian Interlock Systems
Guardian Interlock Systems (guardianinterlock.com) has been the leading manufacturer of quality Breath Alcohol Ignition Interlock devices for over 20 years. Their products ensure safety and help people get back on the road. They have founded their business on providing technologically innovative and reliable products.
About Precision Tune Auto Care
What started as a small tune-up shop in Beaumont, Texas more than 30 years ago is now a pioneer in advanced automotive diagnostics and the one-stop shop for scheduled maintenance, service and repairs for autos, light trucks, SUVs and minivans. Servicing 2.5 million vehicles each year, Precision Auto Care, Inc. (precisiontune.com) franchises 380 state-of-the-art professional service facilities throughout the world and is a leader in educating the driving public on the importance of car care for personal safety and the health of the environment.