The Association for Commercial Equipment Solutions

Member Benefits

$2,000+

of instant value with membership,
with no additional purchases required

$64,000+

of total value available
as an ACES member per year

Repair
Financing

Value

$7,500 With just 6 add ’l repairs per year and 25% profit margin

With Repair Financing, keep more repair business in the shop while also increasing your revenue and profits! The customer who might walk away from a repair will now have an option to finance it without putting their equipment up for collateral.

Additionally, the amount of additional revenue earning opportunity is tremendous; and there are no costs, no risks, and no recourse for the repair shop.

  • Amount financed at least $4K, and not greater than $15K
  • No title needed
  • Zero Down
  • 12-36 month terms
  • Weekly payments
  • E-Z Apply with online application & e-signature

Repair financing allows customers’ ability to preserve their capital, with no early payoff fees or penalties at any time. Includes financing for OEM & re-manufactured parts, such as engine rebuild, transmission overhaul and other repair-related major component replacement. And all processing works with a PC, tablet or smartphone, allowing easy administration and electronic processing of funds directly to the shop.

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ACES
Recruitment
Solution

Value

$2,500 Save up to 50% per tech hire

Members receive deep discounts on recruiting and placement of quality talent, including technicians, diesel mechanics, truck drivers, service writers, management/supervisor leads and more.

The ACES solution guarantees their recruiting services up to 2 months, with up to 50% discount to industry standard placement fees, depending on the position.

Each talent search consists of:

  • Personalized consultation
  • Customized recruitment services
  • Applicant placement & management

Helping members overcome their recruiting challenges is our mission. You told us you needed talent with skill, commitment, and reliability, to ensure the business you have built thrives today and into the future.

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Warranty Sales
& Financing

Value

$2,400 One warranty sale per month at $200 each

In partnership with the industry leader in the aftermarket truck warranty business, ACES members can now offer their repair shop customers warranties, solidifying their reputation with increased revenue opportunities.

Referral fee and inspection income is available, securing new income streams by simply offering a warranty & inspections to customers post repair work. All sales support and handling is done by ACES partner TruckSuite.

All ACES Repair Business Members are eligible for:

  • Warranty sale commission income of $50-$200
  • Additional inspection fee income for each warranty sold
  • Reputation building opportunities post repair
  • Warranty sales support & training

Additionally:

  • Through partnership with a Warranty Lender, ACES members can offer innovative “cash flow friendly” warranty financing to further assist owner operator customers with their warranty purchase.

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Major Shop
& Mobile Repair
Equipment

Value

$4,000

The industry leading Heavy Duty Shop Equipment producer Stertil-KONI, in partnership with ACES, is offering all members national dealer-level purchase discounts on lift equipment, together with innovative financing packages.

The various package levels offered include Cadillac, Basic, Standard, and Low-Rise. All members interested in elevating their lift equipment capability will receive “white glove” customized front end setup & demo services, including all freight handling, which is built into the purchase.

All ACES Repair Business Members will receive:

  • Variety of lift package options, depending on need and budget
  • 60 day buy-back return policy
  • No down payment required

Most importantly, 8%-10% discount on all shop and mobile repair equipment purchases ($4,000.00 saved on $50,000 equipment purchase)

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Diagnostics Equipment,
Tools & Training

Value

$2,149

The Founding ACES Affiliate, Diesel Laptops, is providing ACES Repair Business Members with cutting-edge tools to run your business more effectively and efficiently. Receive an 8% rebate back on your purchases of commercial truck diagnostic software, hardware, and laptop kits.

All ACES Repair Business Members will receive:

ACES Members will receive vouchers to attend three online training webinars, run by the experts at Diesel Laptops, for FREE. Topics will range from emissions, electrical, specific engine types and more.

ACES Repair Business Members will receive one voucher a year for $500 for In-Class Training at Diesel Laptops’ locations in Irmo, South Carolina or Dallas, Texas.

ACES Members will have the opportunity to attend 3 FREE Members-only webinars ($300 Value) on topics to help your business such as legal, business structure, and marketing.
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Parts Discounts
National Fleet Pricing

Value

$2,500 With $50,000 parts spend, and 5% discount

ACES Members will enjoy National Fleet Pricing on parts purchased from our Founding ACES Affiliate, Affordable Heavy Truck Parts. Parts will be discounted 5 -10% and expedited shipping available to help you save money and get trucks back on the road with minimal downtime.

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Company Website
(Free Hosting)

Value

$1,800

All ACES members are eligible to receive a deeply discounted template website with NO additional hosting fees throughout the first year of membership!

At least five different color schemes/style designs will be available to choose from, including logo, photos, content upload, domain registration and launch of website.

All ACES Repair Business Members will receive:

  • A company website, ($1,800 value, reduced to just $299)

$200  website hosting fee waived for first year of membership

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Shop Software
Setup & Training

Value

$3,200

Diesel truck repair businesses of all sizes use heavy-duty parts and repair shop software to manage day-to-day operations. And now, all ACES members are eligible to receive complimentary Pluss professional shop software setup and installation ($200 value).

Additionally, members are eligible for free Pluss software training for the life of their ACES membership, a $3,000 value!

Whether you’re running a mom ’n pop repair shop, or a mission-critical parts supply company, Pluss’s fully flexible software gives repair businesses the simplest way to manage complex operations.

  • FREE professional shop software setup & installation ($200 value)
  • FREE training for Repair ACES members ($3,000 value)

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Repair Shop Success
Coaching & Training

Value

$900

Take Your Shop to the Next Level of Success! The DRIVE Shop Business Analysis (SBA) will help you identify the strengths and weaknesses in your shop. In this complete review, every area of your shop from marketing to sales to production will be analyzed. All information will be presented to you in a one-on-one virtual meeting with DRIVE Master Consultants. This service will leave you with a thorough understanding of your shop’s current condition and provide you with a plan to take your shop to the next level of success and profits! Get started TODAY by clicking on the Powered by DRIVE link below and completing the short form.

  • Discounted Shop Business Analysis (SBA) to identify  where the Black Holes are within your Heavy-Duty/Truck Shop (Reduced to $299, ~$400 savings)
  • Free Marketing Analysis ($500 Value)

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After-Market
Parts & Components

Value

Real $ Value-Added Benefit
(Call for more information)

ACES members have the inside track to Dorman Products, the innovative pioneer in the automotive aftermarket business with access to new repair solutions that put owners and installers first.

Since 1918, Dorman has released thousands of parts and components that a repair shop could once only buy from original equipment manufacturers. The Dorman catalog includes more than 80,000 products and grows every year. What makes them distinct from other aftermarket companies is their customer-first mindset, where dedicated engineers and designers go out of their way to save repair technicians time, and save vehicle owners money.

Take advantage of your ACES Membership with the following benefits:

  • A Free Dorman “swag bag” for the first 100 repair business members ($100 Value)
  • As part of its support of the association and its members, and until further notice, Dorman will be offering new ACES repair shop members a free VIN catalog with the most common units sold within a 100-mile radius of their shops, regardless of the size of their operation or orders (Real ValueBenefit)

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Workplace Health & Safety
Health & Wellness Tools

Value

Real $ Value-Added Benefit
(Call for more information)

Included in each ACES Membership is @Work by Achu HealthTM, a workplace health platform that uses daily symptom reporting via a digital dashboard and mobile application to create safe and protected workplaces that allow businesses to prosper.

ACES Members will have access to a comprehensive suite of digital predictive analytic health and wellness tools on mobile and wearable devices, to provide employees with engaging health and wellness experiences.

Take advantage of your ACES Membership and start protecting your workforce today.

  • Free Achu @Work Health application & dashboard
  • Discounts of $5 per user/month (With 10 employees, savings of $600 annually)

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