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Navigating Your Success Path

How to Start an
AAMCO Franchise

How to Become a Franchisee

Must-Have AAMCO
Partner Qualifications

If you are considering an AMMCO opportunity, you should:

  • Be passionate about
    Cars & Customers
  • Have a desire to
    Leverage Technology
  • Be ready & Willing
    to Learn
  • Have a minimum of $90,000 in liquid capital
  • Have a net worth of at least $350,000

Deciding On An AAMCO Franchise
Is a Big Step

And We’re With You at Each One.
  • 1 Begin Our Journey with an Introduction
  • 2 Review the Franchise Disclosure Document
  • 3 Meet with Current AAMCO Franchise Owners
  • 4 Attend Meet The AAMCO Team Day
  • 5 Secure Your Territory with a Security Deposit
  • 6 Select Your Building
  • 7 Attend Dealer Training at AAMCO University
Your Questions Answered

AAMCO Franchise FAQs

AAMCO is one of the most forward-looking, recession resilient brands in the $374 billion Automotive Aftermarket industry. Widely known as the worldwide leader in transmission repair for over 60 years, AAMCO leverages technology, ongoing training and education, and overwhelming brand recognition to dominate the future of automotive repair as the industry shifts toward technologically enhanced vehicles.

To be considered for ownership, a minimum liquid capital of $90,000 and a net worth of at least $350,000 are required. Yet, at AAMCO, our selection of new franchise owners extends beyond financial criteria. We meticulously assess candidates based on a rigorous set of non-financial qualifications. We deeply invest in the success of our franchisees, anticipating their unwavering dedication to upholding our brand standards. Such an approach mirrors our steadfast commitment to preserving the quality and reputation of the AAMCO brand across our extensive franchise network.

AAMCO Royalties are calculated at 7.5% of total gross annual sales. This fee is used to provide AAMCO franchise owners with:

  • An experienced support team that stands behind you to provide the¬†tools, technology, and infrastructure to run your business.
  • A time-tested successful business model that gives you confidence in operating independently.
  • Rights to use the iconic AAMCO brand that has been a household name for more than 60 years.
  • Marketing support to attract and retain customers within your market.
  • Continuing education including ongoing coaching, and specialized training.

AAMCO is the world’s largest transmission repair franchise, operating over 550 franchise stores in the United States and Canada.

The total investment to launch a new AAMCO Center typically spans from $236,800 to $361,200, which includes a franchise fee of $39,500. Explore comprehensive details in Item 7 provided here.

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