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Benefits of AAMCO Franchising

Start-up guidance

How AAMCO Supports You in the Process of Starting a Franchise

Continuous Guidance

Elite Training and Support for Your Franchise

AAMCO University

AAMCO University offers courses for general technicians, certified technicians, master certified diagnosticians, repair technicians, master transmission rebuilders, center service managers, and general managers. AAMCO University also gives you the competitive advantage for attracting the best technicians in your area. Our technicians get training opportunities that help them build state-of-the-art skills, making them a tremendous asset for AAMCO franchise owners and for customers around the country.

Innovative tools for franchise growth

Franchise Technology Solutions

AAMCO forged a partnership with two industry giants, ALLDATA and AutoZone, to develop a cutting-edge Point of Sale (POS) system known as the AAMCO Management System (AMS).

AAMCO partnered with Salesforce, a provider of cloud-based customer relationship management (CRM) software. Together, we developed a top-tier CRM solution tailored specifically for the AAMCO franchise network.

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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