Meineke Car Care Franchise

Muffler repair and replacement services

Sam Meineke began with a single store in Houston in 1972. The company has since become a subsidiary of Part Industry Corp. and part of a British-owned, multifaceted group that supplies automotive and agricultural components and systems. The initial concept of providing quality exhaust service at discount prices has expanded to include complete brake service, oil and lube service, front-end alignment, shock and strut service and Catalytic converters.

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How much does it cost to open a Meineke Car Care Franchise?

The investment required to open a Meineke Car Care Franchise is between $319,774-$610,318. There is an initial franchise fee of $35,000 which grants you the license to run a business under the Meineke Car Care name.

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When did the first Meineke Car Care open? 1972
When did Meineke Car Care start Franchising? 1972
Expense In-House Third Party
Franchise Fee No No
Startup Costs No Yes
Equipment No Yes
Inventory No Yes
Accounts Receivable No No
Payroll No No

Third Party Financing Source(s): the SBA, CIT Small Business Lending, Wells Fargo, Merrill Lynch, Provident Bank, American Express Business Finance, Puget Sound Leasing, Maremont

Ongoing technical hotline, online courses available

Newsletter, Meetings, Toll-free phone line, Grand opening, Internet, Security/safety procedures, Field operations/evaluations

Co-op advertising, Ad slicks, National media, Regional advertising

International franchisees required to buy multiple units/master licenses; 35% of all franchisees own more than one unit

Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 4 - 5

Absentee ownership of franchise is allowed. (90% of current franchisees are owner/operators)

Business Experience:

  • General business experience
  • Supervisory experience

  • To calculate how much income a franchise owner can do at Meineke Car Care Franchise, may vary on factors like location, size etc., On the other side as a business owner your goals to maintain the quality of service while streaming sales high and expenses low. As any other franchise may include rent/mortgage, staffing/family, inventory supplies, utilities, administrative costs vise vera. Location to location and seasons the months costs may vary. Most franchises start up costs are typically fixed and they will cover most of the initial operating costs like signage, furniture, decoration and renovations.

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    Meineke Car Care

    Meineke Car Care Centers
    440 S. Church St., #700
    Charlotte, NC


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