1-800 Radiator & AC is an automotive parts distribution network. However no automotive knowledge or experience is needed to be successful. In fact, there are only a handful of current franchisees that have come from the automotive industry. Most weren’t even looking in the automotive sector when they decided to become franchisees.
Our customers are the repair shops, collision shops, dealerships and even the part stores. There are approximately 900 of these service type shops within each franchise territory. This is a unique business model and there are not many similar competitors. The primary competition are the part stores. The Napa’s, Autozone, and Parts Authority’s of the world.
Minimum Net Worth: $500,001 to $750,000
Franchise Fee: $45,000
Investment Range: $457,500 – $1,246,000
Year Established: 1992
Franchised Units: 200