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Christian Brothers Automotive Franchise Review

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Franchise Facts

Christian Brothers Automotive Corporation (CBAC) offers auto service and repair franchises. Their focus is on providing high level customer satisfaction in a clean environment offering a wide range of services from auto repair estimates, check engine light, AC services, air filtration, batteries, computer diagnostics, electrical system, extended warranty service, exhaust system, tune-ups, tire rotation and transmission services.

How much does a Christian Brothers Automotive franchise cost?

Christian Brothers Automotive has a franchise fee of up to $135,000, with a total initial investment range of $520,250 to $640,400.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $135,000
  • Total Investment: $520,250 to $640,400
  • Working Capital: $30,000 to $40,000
  • Royalty Fee: 50.0%

The initial cost of a franchise includes several fees -- Unlock this franchise to better understand the costs such as training and territory fees.

How much does a Christian Brothers Automotive franchise make?

Franchise revenue depends on a wide range of factors, as does profit. How much money you can make from any franchise depends on a number of specific factors such as franchise location, labor costs, commercial lease rates and a number of other factors. Unlock this franchise for franchise-specific data and insight.

How many franchise locations do they have?

As of the 2022 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 247 franchised Christian Brothers Automotive locations in the USA.

Are there any Christian Brothers Automotive franchise opportunities near me?

Based on 2022 FDD data, Christian Brothers Automotive has franchise locations in 30 states. The largest region is the South with 167 franchise locations.


This franchise is expanding into new markets and might be available near you. One of our franchise experts will have detailed knowledge about this brand. Unlock to learn more and connect with our experts.

Last Reviewed: 2022

Sector: Automotive
Category: Automotive Repair

Christian Brothers Automotive Franchise Stats

Total Investment
$520,250 - $640,400
Franchise Fee
Franchise Agreement
Initial Term
15 Years
Renewal Term
5 Years
Franchisee Outlet Growth
Ongoing Fees
Ad Fees
# of Franchised Outlets

Additional Questions

Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 700 hours. This includes 215 hours of classroom training, 365 hours of on-the-job training, and 120 hours of online training. In their FDD they outline who’s in charge of the training. Unlock to find out more.

Online 120
On-the-Job 365
Classroom 215
Total 700

Do they offer Territory Rights?

Christian Brothers Automotive offers territory protections. For an explanation of territorial rights, unlock this franchise for important details.

Do they have computer and technology support in place?

Yes. Christian Brothers Automotive offers comprehensive support for franchisees. Unlock this franchise to find out more details.

When did they begin franchising?

They began franchising in 1996. The average Automotive Repair franchise began franchising in 1997.

Do they offer financing support?

Yes, you can also click here to fill out our affordability calculator and understand your financing options.
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