HORSHAM, Pa., Nov. 9, 2016 /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, is pleased to announce the reopening of its former Houston service center located at 5911 Chimney Rock Road. The service center opened to the public on Monday, August 8.
The new owner, Andrew "Beal" Pumphrey, is a seasoned automotive industry professional having owned an auto repair shop in Fort Worth for 11 years. Before joining AAMCO, Pumphrey served as a project coordinator in the energy industry and held multiple leadership roles in the education sector for 15 years. Prior to this time, he worked as a financial advisor.
"I am very proud to reopen the AAMCO in the Bellaire/Houston Communities and look forward to providing a superior customer service experience to local residents," said Pumphrey. "I've always had a passion for cars and knew I wanted to run my own business again one day. As a new business owner, I'm excited to become a part of the Greater Houston area and give back to the community through AAMCO."
The AAMCO franchise on Chimney Rock Road features six bays, including one quick lube bay and is a State of Texas Official Vehicle Inspection Station. The location will serve customers from 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. on Saturday.
For more than 50 years, AAMCO's network of locally-owned and independently-operated automotive service centers have 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 recently named to Entrepreneur's 2016 Franchise 500®, ranking at the top of the transmission repair category. Based on network size, growth rate and financial strength, the brand also earned a spot on Entrepreneur's "Best of the Best" list.
For more information about the AAMCO of Bellaire/Houston, please visit www.aamcochimneyrock.com or call 713-988-5800.
AAMCO is the world's largest branded chain of transmission specialists and a leader in total car care services. AAMCO has nearly 700 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.
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SOURCE AAMCO Transmissions, Inc.