Oil Change Services in the US: Market Research Report

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Oil Change Services Market Research Report | NAICS 81119b | Mar 2014

Shifting gears: Consumers will resume spending on services, but external competition remains a threat

IBISWorld’s Oil Change Services market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

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Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 09-14
Annual Growth 14-19
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

While the recession caused consumers to delay vehicle maintenance, demand for the industry will return in line with growth in disposable incomes and the number of cars on the road. Firms will look to adapt their services to new vehicles and build strong customer relationships in order to succeed. However, a modest increase in new car sales will cause the average age of the vehicle fleet to drop, hampering demand for industry services... purchase to read more

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The industry has moderate barriers to entry. Minimal start-up costs are needed to enter this industry, given the low capital expenses associated with necessary equipment to perform maintenance services. Most independent operators lease facilities, while large chains buy properties. To set up shop is relatively easy because there are no significant regulatory hurdles to start. However, once operations begin, there are strict regulations and environmental laws to adhere to. For example, industry operators are subject to laws that govern discharging materials into the environment, including the emission and discharge of air and water pollutants... purchase to read more


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What is the Oil Change Services Industry?

Industry operators change motor oil, lubricate the chassis of automotive vehicles and provide other automotive repair and maintenance services, such as tire rotations and liquid flushes. Unlike auto mechanics, companies in this industry do not provide mechanical and electrical repair and maintenance. Industry operators are also not involved in body, paint, interior and glass repair. Companies that provide car wash services are also not included.

Industry Products
Oil changesCabin air filter servicesTire rotationsTransmission flush services
Industry Activities
Providing automotive oil change and lubrication servicesProviding automotive emissions testing servicesProviding automotive rustproofing and undercoating servicesProviding automotive safety inspection servicesProviding automotive tire repair services (except retreading)Providing diagnostic testing without repair servicesProviding emissions testing with repair servicesSpray-on bed liner installation for trucks

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