Today 28 May

9 Best Oil Change Franchises in USA for 2022 (UPDATED RANKINGS)

Here is the top 9 best Oil Change Franchises you can start in USA:

1. Jiffy Lube Int'l. Inc.

  • Investments $71,650
  • Franchise fee $35,000
  • Year Brand Started – 1979
  • Year Franchising Started – 1979
  • Offices – 2089

Franchise details: Jiffy Lube Int'l. Inc.
Official site

The decline of full-service gas stations in the 1970s left many consumers without their traditional sources for oil changes. Jiffy Lube began under Jim Hindman in 1979 as an association of seven fast-lube centers in the Western United States. Jiffy Lube Int'l. Inc. was acquired by Pennzoil-Quaker State Co. in the 1990s, which was then acquired by Shell Oil Company in 2002.

2. Valvoline Instant Oil Change

  • Investments $162,250
  • Franchise fee $30,000
  • Year Brand Started – 1986
  • Year Franchising Started – 1988
  • Offices – 1118

Franchise details: Valvoline Instant Oil Change
Official site

Valvoline Instant Oil Change is a division of The Valvoline Co. and was created in 1986 with the purchase of quick-lube centers throughout New York, Minneapolis and Michigan. The public company began franchising in 1988 and is based in Lexington, Kentucky.

3. Meineke Car Care Center

  • Investments $250,000
  • Year Brand Started – 1972
  • Year Franchising Started – 1972
  • Offices – 914

Franchise details: Meineke Car Care Center
Official site

Meineke Car Care Centers’ automotive franchises are built on an established system that fully equips you for success. We are always seeking qualified candidates to start building their own car care franchise at Meineke and live out their dreams of being a successful business owner.

4. Take 5 Oil Change

  • Investments $216,469
  • Franchise fee $35,000
  • Year Brand Started – 1984
  • Year Franchising Started – 2016
  • Offices – 344

Franchise details: Take 5 Oil Change
Official site

We are Take 5, and we are proud to be the industry disruptor and automotive franchise to own. We took inspiration from the hospitality industry to transform the mundane task of getting an oil change into an enjoyable customer-focused experience. Our revolutionary drive-through oil change services can be found in over 500 locations in 18 states. As we continue to expand our brand, our immediate focus is to grow our brand presence through franchising in the Southeast United States.

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5. Victory Lane Quick Oil Change

  • Investments $43,000
  • Year Brand Started – 1980
  • Year Franchising Started – 1986
  • Offices – 28

Franchise details: Victory Lane Quick Oil Change
Official site

Victory Lane was founded by Derrick and Jane Oxender in 1980 as Pit Stop Quick Lube in Ann Arbor, Michigan.  The name was changed to Victory Lane Quick Oil Change when the company began offering franchise sales in 1986.  This long history makes Victory Lane the longest operating quick lube franchise in Michigan.

6. Luby Dudes

  • Investments $79,000
  • Franchise fee $25,000
  • Year Brand Started – 2018
  • Year Franchising Started – 2020

Franchise details: Luby Dudes
Official site

Established in 2018, Luby Dudes was founded by automotive industry experts Dayron Garcia & Mario Arcila in order to simplify the process of periodic car maintenance routines for everyone. By providing our dudes with a comprehensive training program which includes more than 30 years of real-world automotive maintenance experience combined and utilizing best in class products Luby Dudes is a brand name you can trust.

Luby Dudes

7. Indy Lube

  • Investments $250,000
  • Franchise fee $7,500
  • Year Brand Started – 1986
  • Year Franchising Started – 1989

Franchise details: Indy Lube
Official site

INDY LUBE oil change centers specialize in fluid maintenance of both passenger and light industrial vehicles. Each INDY LUBE facility is up-scale with a spacious reception room with television, wallpaper and courtesy phone. The INDY LUBE full-service oil change includes a 20-point safety and fluid check. Each center also has a point-of-sale computer system.

8. Costa Oil

  • Investments
  • $ 75,000

Franchise details: Costa Oil
Official site

We are Costa Oil. We are exceptional quality. We are customer service. We provide fast oil changes with an emphasis on speed and quality. Our locations are 1 and 2 bay facilities built using prefabricated modular units, so the space necessary to house a location is very small and speed to open is fast! We also will pay upfront for the modular unit and lease back to our owners, so total investment is lowest in the industry.

9. Dipstx

  • Investments $50,000
  • Franchise fee $25,000
  • Year Brand Started – 2016
  • Year Franchising Started – 2020

Franchise details: Dipstx

Founded by veteran Kris Logsdon and David Hadley, Dipstx Mobile Oil Change is a simple answer to a huge problem. We’ve made it easier for customers to obtain important vehicle maintenance within a convenient model.