Business for Sale

Smog Check Shop, Great Cash Flow, LA Area



General Location:Los Angeles, CA
Category: Auto Repair, Parts & Services
Years in Business:12
Under Present Owner:12
Hours of Operation:8:00 - 6:00, Monday - Saturday
Owner Hours:8:00 - 6:00 Monday - Saturday
Training:4 weeks @ 20 hours
Organization Type:C-Corp
Lease Expiration:2023
Lease Options:
Building Size:1400
Reason for Sale:Retirement


Asking Price:$325,000
Down Payment:Negotiable
Gross Sales:$302,000
Discretionary Cash Flow:$174,991
Inventory Included?Yes
Min. Operating Capital:$20,000
Real Estate Available?No

2018 2017
Gross Sales $ 302,000 $ 300,000
Gross Profit $ 140,682 $ 134,056
Disc. Earnings $ 174,991 $ 169,930


A Very Profitable and Established Business - Great Cash Flow.  Busy LA Location

This STAR Certified, California State Licensed Smog Check Inspection Facility located on a busy street in the San Gabriel Valley is established and profitable with a large amount of cash receipts. They are located in an automotive center with 2 additional repair shops which generates many customers. They also handle DMV Vehicle Registration services on site.

Founded in 2007 by the current owner, this busy shop usually handles 450 - 525 smog check tests per month. Annual Revenue have been steady each year with room for growth since very little advertising is currently done. This shop has loyal customers and excellent Yelp - 5 Star Rated, and social media reviews.

Note: this is a Smog Test Center only and no repairs are conducted on site. Any repairs are referred to the shop next door. 

The business is marketed as owner-operated. However, a new owner/investor can hire an easily trained operator and get a 35% plus ROI.

Contact me for more information: Eric Mellem, Business Broker, at (310) 293-6414 or For faster response, please complete the Buyer Registration including a Non-Disclosure Agreement at - go to "Buy a Business", drop box to "Registration and NDA".   Thank you!

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Eric Mellem
Business Broker/ M&A Advisor
4551 Glencoe Ave. #210
Marina Del Rey, CA 90292
Office: (310) 882-2200 ext 146
Direct: (310) 293-6414
Lic#: 01220802

Arthur B. Kessler
Business Broker / M&A Advisor
4551 Glencoe Ave., Suite 210
Marina Del Rel, CA 90292
Office: (310) 882-2200 ext 126
Direct: (310) 650-7900
Lic#: 01227004