About Us

Lex Brodie's History

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In 1958, Lex Brodie moved from managing the Dole Pineapple Cannery to owning a Chevron gas station in Kaneohe. Lex became known for his legendary customer service. With this tradition in mind, he opened the Lex Brodie's Tire Compay in 1961 and opened the store on Queen Street in 1964. As his store grew in popularity, Lex expanded to Waipahu where he opened his second location in 1972.

In 1981, the Wall Street Journal featured Lex Brodie's in their Small Business section, citing Lex's outstanding customer service as the number one reason Lex had captured a large share of the gas and tire market in Hawaii.

In 1994, Lex Brodie's Tire, Brake & Service Company received the Holo I Mua Award from the Better Business Bureau, which recognizes outstanding local businesses. By 1998, a Bank of Hawaii survey reported Lex Brodie's Tire as having the best service in Hawaii.

In 2002, Lex Brodie's Tire, Brake & Service Company  became the first company in Hawaii to be approved for AAA Approved Auto Repair Facility. AAA is known for having the toughest standards in the industry for customer service. Lex Brodie's has averaged a 99% satisfaction rate!

In 2008, Lex Brodie's Tire, Brake & Service Company was a National Top Shop Finalist (Judged as one fo the top 4 Auto Repair & Tire Shop in America.) 

In 2010, Lex Brodie's Tire, Brake and Service Company was awarded the Hawaii BBB Torch Award for Trust, Performance, and Integrity.

In 2011,  Lex Brodie's Tire, Brake & Service Company was awarded the International BBB Torch Award for Excellence in Customer Care.  (This Award was open to all businesses, all industries, in the USA and Canada.  Their was only one winner, Lex Brodie's Tire, Brake & Service Company!  2nd place went to a Fortune 100 Company).

In 2012, the Lex Brodie's Tire, Brake & Service Company Team was awarded the National Tire Business Magazine's Humanitarian Award.

In 2013, Lex Brodie's Tire, Brake & Service Company was recognized a 2nd time as a National Top Shop Finalist (Judged as one fo the top 4 Auto Repair & Tire Shops in America).       

Lex (one of the original Waikiki Beach boys) with Shirley Temple in 1931

 

 

PRESENT:

  • Won The Star-Bulletin & Midweek’s "Hawaii’s Best Of" Award seven years in a row for best tires & tire service in Hawaii
  • Won the Best of the Best Honolulu Advertiser Award 4 years in a row
  • Won the Honolulu Magazines Best Auto Repair 5 years in a row!
  • Won the BBB Torch Award for Medium Size Business
  • Won the BBB International Torch Award for Customer Service!

EVERYDAY at Lex Brodie's, we understand that customer service is what separates us from the other guys in town.  If your looking for a Brake Shop Near Me or Brake Repair Near Me | Tire Shop Near Me or Tire Shop Open Sundays; please consider us.  We hope to have the opportunity to serve you!   As always, "Thank YOU... Very Much."