About Us

T. Fetter and Co., Inc. DBA San Diego Car Care was founded in 1978 with a simple vision: provide the best car wash available at a reasonable price. From its humble roots, T. Fetter and Co., Inc. has grown to be one of the largest car wash owners in San Diego, washing over 400,000 cars and detailing 30,000 more every year. The company is also a long-time member of the Western Car Wash Association and the International Car Wash Association.

Tom Fetter

A native San Diegan, Tom Fetter built on his prior experience of managing a large chain of car washes to create T. Fetter & Co., Inc dba San Diego Car Care. With an unparalleled 38 years of experience in the car wash industry, Tom is past president of the Western Car Wash Association and remains the Chief Executive Officer of the company.

Karen Forbes

Karen Forbes, our President and Chief Operating Officer, has 30 years in the business and is a current advisory board member of the Salvation Army – Sierra Del Mar Division. Karen has served as President of the Executives’ Association of San Diego and is a past board member of the San Diego Employers Association, 2009 San Diego North Chamber of Commerce Business Woman of the Year and 2009 Western Car Wash Association Manager of the Year.

Mission Statement

San Diego Car Care provides a convenient one-stop shop experience for Car Wash, Detailing, Fueling, Snacks, and Quick Lube Service. We care about our Customers, Employees, Communities and the Environment. We offer the highest quality products and provide premium service.

Our goal is total customer satisfaction made possible by our employee dedication.