Mechanics souped up the earliest horseless carriages by filling them with premium oats and lovingly grooming their spoilers. Spur your steed toward the horizon with today’s Groupon to Car-X Tire & Auto. Choose from the following options:
For $20, you get $50 worth of auto-maintenance services. This option can also be used toward the purchase of tires. Choose from the following locations: Merle Hay Road, Northeast 14th Street, Northwest 86th Street, or Southeast 14th Street in Des Moines or South Duff Avenue in Ames.
- For $29, you get an oil-change package (a $99 total value), including the following:
- 6 quarts of Valvoline multigrade oil (a $39 value)
- Tire rotation (an $18 value)
- Replacement of two wiper blades up to 28 inches (a $42 value)
- Complimentary 41-point safety inspection
- Oil filter
Choose from the following locations: Merle Hay Road, Northeast 14th Street, or Southeast 14th Street in Des Moines or South Duff Avenue in Ames.
With more than 175 locations nationwide and more than 35 years in the business, Car-X Tire & Auto has afforded itself a prime spot in the parking garage of quality car care and customer service. Its skilled mechanics prep road wagons for long, hard winters with oil changes of up to 6 quarts of multigrade Valvoline oil. In addition to furnishing engines with a new oil filter, auto doctors fix up rides with a tire rotation and windshield-wiper replacements (for two wiper blades up to 28 inches).
A 41-point courtesy safety inspection ensures that each car’s essential components, such as tires, brakes, suspension, and battery packs, are healthy enough to cruise the open road without requiring training wheels or being pulled by a retired racehorse. Car-X’s veteran technicians perform a wide range of à la carte vehicle-maintaining services, including replacement of windshield wipers ($21/blade) and tire rotations ($18).
CarX Tire & Auto Service
With more than 175 locations nationwide and more than 35 years in the business, Car-X Auto Service has earned a prime spot in the parking garage of quality car care and customer service. Started in 1971 by a team of seasoned muffler-shop owners, the service centers have blossomed from their beginnings as specialty exhaust shops to providers of nearly any repair or maintenance service imaginable, from installing performance-enhancing accessories to treating cars to therapeutic trust falls. In addition to promoting safety and long, healthy engine life with brake services and speedy oil changes, Car-X Auto Service reaches out to the surrounding community with regular philanthropic activities, such as recycling drives and participation in the American Heart Association’s Heart Walk.