Oil Change Franchises

Fewer and fewer Americans, especially those in the younger generations, have the skills or the interest to perform routine car maintenance themselves. For anyone thinking of investing in an oil change franchise, this is a sign of a growing business opportunity. The average age of vehicles on the road is at its highest ever—11.5 years. This means that one out of every four vehicles in the U.S. was built before the year 2000. Older cars require more routine maintenance, making it a great time to get into the oil change service industry.

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Did You Know?

Revenue for the oil change service industry is $7 billion annually

SOURCE: IBISWorld

The average fast lube customer changes his or her motor oil every 4,858 miles

SOURCE: National Oil & Lube News

Oil changes are the most common type of service, totatling 24% of all services performed

SOURCE: Car Care Council

The oil change service industry is the leading driver of traffic through automotive service bays

SOURCE: NPD Group

SOURCE:
IBISWorld

SOURCE:
National Oil & Lube News

SOURCE:
Car Care Council

SOURCE:
NPD Group

Types of Oil Change Opportunities

Oil changes may be the service most car owners seek out, but for potential franchise owners, this service is not the most lucrative. When considering an investment in an oil change franchise, it's important to consider offering additional types of service to create long-term sustainability and customer retention. Other types of auto repair, as well as tire maintenance, are a few other services you should consider offering at your franchise location.

Why Buy an Oil Change Service?

With consumers expected to hold onto older vehicles longer in the coming years, regular maintainence, such as oil changes, will be more in demand than ever. While you may think that your area already has enough oil change service locations, many people have a love/hate relationship with their current oil change provider. Investigate any issues that people may have with their current service location, from charging too much to taking too long, and see if there is an opportunity for you to address that concern.

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Oil Change Opportunities:

Exclusive territory. #1 Industry leader since 2001. 100% financing for U.S. citizens who qualify* plus software package with complete training. $100K 1st year profit potential. National alliances...

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Christian Brothers Automotive was founded in 1982 when founder and CEO Mark Carr recognized a clear void in the car repair industry: honest, trustworthy, and transparent relationships with customers. Our founding principle...

80k Minimum Cash Required

We are on a mission to redefine the car care experience everywhere. Since 2014, we’ve used our passion for technology and customer experience to pursue our goal of truly convenient and eco-conscious car care for...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Strickland Brothers 10 Minute Oil Change is your one-stop shop for fast and friendly oil change & maintenance services. With Strickland Brothers, you’ll find a recession-resilient business model that’s simple, scalable,...

100k Minimum Cash Required
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