Car-X News Updates

The latest news from Car-X!


With over 160 locations nationwide, there is a lot going on in the Car-X community. Stay in the loop with the latest news updates from Car-X. From helpful articles on maintaining your vehicle to press announcements and video, this is your home for up to date Car-X information.

Habitat for Humanity of Champaign County is honored to be a “regular” at the Car-x Crazy K annual event. We love participating in the race, and volunteering for pre-event and obstacle course duty. But most of all we LOVE the community camaraderie that makes the event so much FUN! Thanks to Parham and his team […]
CAR-X ANKENY, IOWA – NEW STORE OPENING SCHAUMBURG, IL – Roger W. Hill, President and CEO of Car-X, announced the opening of a new store in Ankeny, Iowa. Mark Goldner, the Des Moines franchisee opened his seventh Car-X Tire and Auto location in Ankeny on September 22, 2014. The new Ankeny store located at 2105 […]
Are you ready for the Summer? Let the ASE Certified Techs at Car-X Tire & Auto make sure your vehicle is safe & road ready!       Get vacation ready w/ the following tips: Battery- Have your battery checked along with the charging system. Most people feel that the cold is tough on a […]
Have you found Car-X’s services to be a positive experience? Tell us why. Hearing about the experiences of our patrons is something we value. Reviews and feedback are important to us because they help us tailor the way we do business around our customers’ needs. Without this, we are unable to improve what isn’t working, […]
Transmission repair is one of the most costly and time-consuming car repairs. The transmission is what allows the automotive to move and shift gears. However, there are preventative steps you can take to minimize transmission problems. Car-x offers a free visual inspection of your system. Take advantage of the offer because it will save you […]
Frequent oil changes, free inspections and regular changes to your oil filters will save you money in the long run! In order to get the best gas mileage out of your car and prevent problems before they arise, we highly recommended that you change your oil and get a free inspection at Car-X every 3 […]
Being able to stop quickly and smoothly is essential in a car. Quality breaks that function in top condition are fundamental to a driver’s safety. That’s why Car-X takes the matter seriously and offers free, no obligation brake system inspections, and doesn’t even require appointments! With our offer, you should never neglect your break system […]
Back to school can be a time of big decisions for parents and students. One of the most difficult is whether or not to take a car away to college. Consider the following when making this decision: • Responsible use – Has your child done his or her part in taking care of their vehicle […]
Have you ever wished you could control how fast your teen drives? Or could find out where they are REALLY going when they say they’re “going to a friend’s”? As automobile technology continues to advance, these types of features are appearing more and more in new vehicles. There are a few different systems, but they […]
At Car-X, we’ve been getting ready for the fifth annual Car-X Crazy K, an obstacle-based 5K race aimed to help local charities. Since the first Crazy K in 2011, you have helped us raise a total of $214,300 in charitable donations. Over 60 percent of participants’ entry fee is donated to the charity of their […]