Cyclone Auto & Tire

Cyclone Auto & Tire is a family-owned business in Northeast Kansas that services motorists and agricultural producers. Employee Nate Miller repairs a tire recently at the shop in Wathena, Kansas.

Cyclone Auto & Tire is a family-owned business in Northeast Kansas that services motorists and agricultural producers. Mike Liechti, owner, said he opened the business Nov. 2018, in Wathena, Kansas. He had previously served as a police officer for 22 years in the region. He said the store has three employees and they focus on customer service and aiding motorists. “I opened the business because we needed one in town,” Liechti said. “I like working with people and I enjoy offering this service to the community and region.” The store sells new and used tires from major tire brands for vehicles and agricultural equipment.

Cyclone Auto & Tire is a family-owned business in Northeast Kansas that services motorists and agricultural producers.

Mike Liechti, owner, said he opened the business Nov. 2018, in Wathena, Kansas. He had previously served as a police officer for 22 years in the region.

He said the store has three employees and they focus on customer service and aiding motorists.

“I opened the business because we needed one in town,” Liechti said. “I like working with people and I enjoy offering this service to the community and region.”

The store sells new and used tires from major tire brands for vehicles and agricultural equipment.

“We offer all brands and can get nearly any tire a customer may want,” Liechti said. “We can work on any vehicle, farm equipment or semi-trucks. We go out of our way to meet our customers automotive needs.”

The business has a full-service repair center, which offers oil changes, break repair, strut repair, engine work and battery installations.

They also offer a ten percent discount for police officers, nurses, teachers, emergency personnel along with former and active military members.

Cyclone Auto & Tire is located at 2218 Highway 36 in Wathena, Kansas. They are open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. from Monday through Saturday. They can be contacted by phone at 785-990-2886 or they can be found on Facebook at Cyclone Auto & Tire.

Margaret Slayton can be reached at margaret.slayton@newspressnow.com.