This article covers the highest-performing aftermarket service facilities in the United States in 2021 and compares it with their performance in 2019 under three segments: full-service maintenance and repair, quick oil changes, and tyre replacement. Derived directly from the prestigious J.D. Power U.S. Aftermarket Service Index, this list emphasises how the various car care centres in the United States are upping their game to become the industry leaders in aftermarket service providers.
The study collected online responses from over 8000 vehicle owners between July 2020 and October 2020 and measures them on the basis of 7 key factors like ease of scheduling, service advisor performance, service advisor courtesy, comfort and cleanliness in the service facility, wait time for complete service, fairness of charges, and quality of work.
Top Car Care Centers In Us After Market Service Satisfaction
J.D. Power 2021 U.S. Aftermarket Service Index (ASI) Study
Let’s first see this year’s best full-service maintenance and repair facilities in the U.S. and compare them with the J.D. Powers 1st edition of the Aftermarket Service Index study of 2019. This year (2021), “Christian Brothers Automotive Corp.” tops the list with a score of 869 (on a 1,000-point scale). With 778 points, “Big O Tyres” ranks 2nd on the list, followed by “Goodyear Tyre & Auto Service” with 775 points.
Comparing it with the 2019 ASI, Christian Brothers Automotive Corp. is the clear front-runner in both years, but while last year it tied for 1st place with “Les Schwab Tyre Centres” (both securing 823 points), this year it is way ahead of any of the immediate competitors in full-service auto repair and maintenance satisfaction.
The segment average this year was 753 points, and six full-service auto maintenance and repair facilities—Christian Brothers Automotive Corp., Big O Tyres, Goodyear Tyre & Auto Service, NTB, Tyres Plus, and Firestone Complete Auto Care—were able to surpass it with their exemplary auto maintenance work and repair facilities.
Compared to the previous year (2019), where the segment average was 729 points and 11 general auto maintenance facilities made the cut: Christian Brothers Automotive Corp., Les Schwab Tyre Centres, Grease Monkey, Goodyear Tyre & Auto Service, Valvoline Instant Oil Change, Midas, Firestone Complete Auto Care, Meineke Car Care Centres, Tyres Plus, Big O Tyres LLC, and Tyre Kingdome,
|Rankings||J.D. Power 2021 U.S. ASI (Full-service Maintenance & repair)||J.D. Power 2019 U.S. ASI|
|1st||Christian Brothers Automotive Corp. (869)||Christian Brothers Automotive Corp. (823)|
|2nd||Big O Tires (778)||Les Schwab Tire Centers (823)|
|3rd||Goodyear Tire & Auto Service (775)||Grease Monkey (782)|
|4th||NTB (760)||Goodyear Tire & Auto Service (780)|
|5th||Tires Plus (756)||Valvoline Instant Oil Change (754)|
|6th||Firestone Complete Auto care (754)||Midas (746)|
|7th||Discount Tire (746)||Firestone Complete Auto care (743)|
|8th||Meineke Car Care Centers (744)||Meineke Car Care Centers (743)|
|9th||Midas (743)||Tires Plus (739)|
|10th||Mavis Discount Tire (728)||Big O Tires (738)|
|11th||Pep Boys (716)||Tire Kingdome (732)|
|Pep Boys (722)|
|Monroe Auto Service & Tire (721)|
|Jiffy Lube International (712)|
|Mavis Discount Tire (698)|
It is important to note that this year (2021), J.D. Power released a separate ranking of Best quick oil change facilities in U.S., and that’s why you are missing some of the car care centers name in the comparative table above.
|Rankings||J.D. Power 2021 U.S. ASI|
(Quick Oil Change)
|1st||Take 5 (810)|
|2nd||Valvoline Instant Oil Change (784)|
|3rd||Kwik Kar (775)|
|4th||Express Oil Change & Tire Engineers (763)|
|5th||Jiffy Lube (741)|
|6th||Grease Monkey (740)|
And now, let’s take a look at the Best Tyre Replacement Facilities of 2021 in the United States and compare it with their ranking in 2019. In 2021, “Les Schwab Tyre Centres” top the list in customer satisfaction for tyre replacement with a score of 820, while Discount Tyre ranks second with 792 points and Costco secures the 3rd rank with 780 points.
There is no change in the top 3 rankings from the J.D. Power 2019 ASI Study, where these respective tyre replacement centres secured 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place with 824, 793, and 780 points, respectively.
|Rankings||J.D. Power 2021 U.S. ASI (Tire Replacement)||J.D. Power 2019 U.S. ASI (Tire Replacement)|
|1st||Les Schwab Tire Centers (820)||Les Schwab Tire Centers (824)|
|2nd||Discount Tire (792)||Discount Tires (793)|
|3rd||Costco (780)||Costco Wholesale (780)|
|4th||Goodyear Tire & Auto Service (776)||Goodyear Tire & Auto Service (771)|
|5th||Firestone Complete Auto Care (770)||Sam’s Club (763)|
|6th||Tires Plus (766)||Tire Kingdom (759)|
|7th||Big O Tires (752)||Firestone Complete Auto Care (757)|
|8th||Pep Boys (740)||Big O Tires (756)|
|9th||Mavis Discount Tire (739)||Tires Plus (738)|
|10th||Jiffy Lube (723)||Pep Boys (728)|
|11th||Walmart (657)||NTB (726)|
|Mavis Discount Tire (707)|