HORSHAM, Pa. - Jan. 31, 2017 // PRNewswire // - AAMCO Transmissions, Inc. ("AAMCO"), franchisor of the world's largest branded chain of transmission specialists and an industry leader in total car care services, announced today it has expanded in California with the opening of its first location in San Marcos. The new auto repair shop is located at 1286 West San Marcos Boulevard, Suite 100, and features transmission, auto repair and fleet services. AAMCO of San Marcos marks the brand's 80th location in California, and is owned and operated by local resident and first-time franchisee George Love.
"I've always had an entrepreneurial mindset and a love of cars, so when I saw an opportunity with a brand as recognizable as AAMCO, I knew it was a perfect fit," said Love. "I am thrilled to bring AAMCO to the growing community of San Marcos. My goal is to provide a seamless customer experience to San Diego County residents and visitors alike for many years to come."
Prior to joining AAMCO, Love spent 36 years in the automotive industry, working in all aspects of the business, including sales, and most recently owned a local car dealership in Southern San Francisco. The former U.S. Marine Corps veteran has lived in the Carlsbad community for more than 30 years and is closely involved in a variety of local charitable organizations.
For more than 50 years, AAMCO's network of locally owned and independently operated automotive service centers has employed the latest technology. Expert technicians diagnose a repair, fix it right the first time and back it with a nationwide warranty. Known as the world's leading transmission expert, the company has evolved into a total car care brand that provides a variety of services including brake repair, tune-ups, shocks and struts, routine maintenance and more. AAMCO was named to Entrepreneur's 2017 Franchise 500®, ranking at the top of the transmission repair category for the third consecutive year. Based on network size, growth rate and financial strength, last year, the brand also earned a spot on Entrepreneur's "Best of the Best" list. Additionally, AAMCO has been consecutively ranked on Franchise Times' Top 200+ for the last two years.
AAMCO in San Marcos serves customers Monday – Friday from 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Saturday from 8:30 a.m. – noon. For more information, please visit www.aamcosanmarcosca.com or call 760-607-6099.
AAMCO is the world's largest branded chain of transmission specialists and a leader in total car care services. AAMCO has nearly 650 franchised automotive centers throughout the United States and Canada. Established in 1962, AAMCO-branded centers are proud to have served more than 45 million drivers. For more information, visit: aamcouniversity.com, aamco.com or aamcoblog.com.