New Firestone Complete Auto Care opens in Frisco

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At Firestone Complete Auto Care, customers can buy new tires, receive auto repair or routine maintenance on their vehicles. (Courtesy Firestone Complete Auto Care)

At Firestone Complete Auto Care, customers can buy new tires, receive auto repair or routine maintenance on their vehicles. (Courtesy Firestone Complete Auto Care)

Firestone Complete Auto Care opened at 1351 US 380, Frisco, on Oct. 7. Firestone offers tire care, auto repair and maintenance services, including tune ups and oil changes. The store is hiring employees now. The new location will support the Boys & Girls Clubs of Collin County through Bridgestone’s Driving Great Futures program, which provides grants, transportation and technology to the nonprofit. 806-495-8667. www.firestonecompleteautocare.com
By Brooklynn Cooper
Brooklynn Cooper covers public education in Frisco and McKinney. Previously, she reported on southern Dallas for The Dallas Morning News. The Durham, N.C. native and devoted Tar Heel fan graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2019.


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