CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Nov. 11, 2013) — Participating Meineke Car Care Centers outlets will provide free basic oil changes today, Veterans Day, to all veterans and active-duty military personnel, as well as spouses of deployed members.
The company said the service includes up to five quarts of standard motor oil and a standard oil filter.
"The brave men and women of the armed forces continue to stand up for our freedom every day," said Jason Moskal, Meineke's chief marketing officer. "Local Meineke owners wanted to show their appreciation by giving something back to them."
Locally owned and operated Meineke locations are open 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays and 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays.
Meineke is a unit of Charlotte, N.C.-based Driven Brands Inc., which also operates the Maaco Collision Repair & Auto Painting and Econo Lube & Tune franchise programs.