1-800 Radiator & AC Franchise

1800-Radiator & A/C is one of the fastest-growing franchises in North America. It's a simple concept: 1-800-Radiator & A/C delivers brand-new radiators, a/c condensers, compressors, and other automotive parts within two to three hours to local customers (automotive repair shops, parts stores, etc.) and next day to these same types of wholesale customers in rural areas.

To buy a franchise with 1-800 Radiator & AC, you'll need a minimum net worth of $700000. 1-800 Radiator & AC charges a franchise fee of $45000. They also offer a discount for veterans.


Franchisor Details

Incorporated Name: 1-800 Radiator Franchisor SPV LLC
Total Units: 200
Year Founded: 1983
Franchising Since: -
Home Office: Benicia, California
Training: Available
Locations Available: See Below*
Franchise Costs

Franchise Costs

Financing: Via 3rd party
Liquid Capital Required: N/A
Net Worth Required: $700,000
Total Investment: $300,000 – $2,000,000
Franchise Fee: $45,000
Royalty Type: 8%
Vetern Discount: Yes

*1-800 Radiator & AC is currently accepting inquiries from the following locations: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming

Values & History

1-800 Radiator & A/C integrates cutting edge technology, extensive buying power and great vendor relationship with locally owned and operated franchised businesses to provide the best solution for the wholesale automotive effect. 1-800-Radiator & A/C sells its parts to automotive repair shops and do-it-yourselves. We do not install the parts or perform any repair work. In 2007 we expanded our product line to include air conditioning and fan assemblies and are currently test marketing new product categories to expand our franchise offering.

Industry Performance

In the United States, there were approximately 11 million replacements of radiators, condensers, and compressors last year. 1-800-Radiator & A/C makes it fast and easy to get brand new auto parts to your customers.

Operators in the Auto Parts Stores industry primarily sell new and used automotive parts and accessories, though some operators also may offer repair and installation services. Over the five years to 2019, the industry has experienced fairly stable growth. The industry benefited during the period from rising per capita disposable income levels, which enabled more consumers to spend on industry services.

Moreover, the average age of vehicles on the road is expected to grow over the five years to 2019. As vehicles become older, they require more frequent maintenance and repairs, which bolsters demand for industry products

Training & Support

Everything you need to succeed as a franchisee will be given to you at 1800 Radiator & A/C, which includes:

  • State-of-the-art marketing system
  • Inventory stocking
  • Accounting
  • Ongoing Training
  • Sales & Marketing

Ideal Candidate & Qualifications

Our prospective franchisees will be trained on our we operate at 1800 Radiator & A/C, but there are certain qualities we also look out for:

  • No automotive experience
  • Highly motivated and ambitious
  • Capacity to run multiple locations and grow a business
  • No business experience needed but will be well appreciated if you have business experience

Purchasing a 1-800 Radiator & AC Franchise

Purchasing an 1800 Radiator & A/C franchise costs $45,000 in franchise fees.

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About @WORK Group

1-800 Radiator & AC is a FranNet Verified Brand

FranNet Verified Brands are reviewed by FranNet to ensure legitimacy and industry required documentation.