Initial Investment

LOW: $127,000
HIGH: $253,600

Change in Units

+0.3% +1 UNITS (1 Year)
-6.3% -20 UNITS (3 Years)

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Company Profile



Franchising Since

1978 (38 Years)

Corporate Address

748 Miller Dr. S.E. Leesburg, VA 20175


Robert Falconi

Parent Company

Precision Tune, Inc.

Ticker Symbol

About Precision Tune Auto Care

Since its founding in 1975, Precision Tune Auto Care centers have provided motorists with a variety of car maintenance and light repair services. The chain’s locations throughout North America, South America and Asia perform maintenance and service on brakes, air conditioners, cooling systems and more. The company is traded on the NASDAQ exchange under the PACI symbol.


Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$127,000 - $253,600

Net-worth Requirement


Liquid Cash Requirement


Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee


Ongoing Royalty Fee


Ad Royalty Fee


Financing Options

Precision Tune Auto Care offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee

Precision Tune Auto Care has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable

Veteran Incentives

$15,000 off franchise fee, reduced royalty fee for first year

Franchise 500® Rank History

Highest Rank: 153

Lowest Rank: 326

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: 4 days

Training at headquarters: 10 days

Additional Training: Ongoing upon request

Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Field Operations

Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Slicks
Regional Media

Absentee Ownership Allowed

Number of employees required to run: 5 - 8

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Updated: August 2nd, 2016

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