Hires Automotive Center, which opened in Fort Wayne in 1927, services cars on behalf of clients throughout the area. In addition to repairing automobiles, the business sells parts directly to clients with DIY proclivities. Since it opened, Hires Automotive Center has grown to operate four locations in the Fort Wayne Metro area. At each location, clients can receive repair services for faulty brakes, cooling systems, electrical systems, engines, drive trains, and suspension. Customers may opt for free shuttle service or pick-up and drop-off service. Flexible financing is available through GE Capital and Lease Plan USA.