Meineke Car Care Centers began operations as a muffler shop in 1971 in Pasadena, TX. The automotive services company maintains around 900 locations in the U.S., Canada, Caribbean, China, Mexico, Puerto Rico, and South Korea. The car care chain offers regularly scheduled maintenance and services on any type of passenger car, SUV, truck, van, and fleet vehicles utilizing cutting-edge technology. Meineke services include brakes, A/C, batteries, steering, CV joints/boots, and exhaust. Additional services include oil, fluid, and filter changes, tires and wheels, fuel injections, transmission flushes, and other preventative maintenance services. Meineke Car Care Centers maintains headquarters in Charlotte, NC.