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All Auto Care technology product subscriptions are for 12 months and must be renewed on an annual basis to maintain access to the selected product(s). To obtain Auto Care Association member rates, companies must be current Auto Care members in good standing. To learn more about the benefits of becoming an Auto Care Association member company, and to apply, please visit the membership page!

Subscriptions include:

  • Access to purchased product downloads on  Autocarevip.com
  • Data Standards documentation in Auto Care Digital Hub
  • Release notes communications for the data standards and their supporting databases
  • Communications on industry networking, training and educational events related to using the data standards and their supporting databases and other technology related topics.

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Attention Software and Solution Providers!

Want to learn about how you can license and integrate ACES and PIES data into your products? Please contact the Auto Care Association Technology Team for more information. 

Subscription Questions - techbilling@autocare.org 

  • VCDB Pricing

    The Vehicle Configuration database (VCdb) is used in the ACES data standard.

    VCdb Light Duty & Power Sports Subscription

    Annual Company Sales      Member Rate 
     LD & PS data  
     Non-Member Rate
     LD & PS data  
     $0 - $5M   $3,218  $7,021
     $5 - $50M   $4,451  $9,710
     $50M - $1B   $5,135  $11,204
     $1B+   $6,847  $14,939


    VCdb Medium & Heavy Duty Subscription 

    Annual Company Sales     Member Rate
     MD & HD data 
     Non-Member Rate
     MD & HD data 
     $0 - $5M  $3,500   $4,400
     $5 - $50M  $4,100  $6,200
     $50M - $1B  $4,800  $7,200
     $1B+  $5,700  $8,550


    VCdb Off-Highway and Equipment Subscription 

    Annual Company Sales     Member Rate
     OH & Equip data 
     Non-Member Rate
     OH & Equip data 
     $0 - $5M  $3,500   $4,400
     $5 - $50M  $4,100  $6,200
     $50M - $1B  $4,800  $7,200
     $1B+  $5,700  $8,550


    VCdb Global Data 

    Annual Company Sales     Member Rate   
     LD data 
     Non-Member Rate   
     LD data 
     Chile  $2,500   $3,500
     Colombia  $2,500  $3,500


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  • PADB Pricing

    The Product Attribute database (PAdb) is used in the PIES data standard.

     Annual Company Sales     Member Rate   Non-Member Rate 
     $0 - $5M  $1,100  $2,300
     $5M - $50M  $1,575  $4,500
     $50M - $1B  $3,425  $10,000
     $1B+  $5,500  $15,950


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  • iShop Pricing

    iShop Shop Management Server (SMS)

    Subscription types (12-month)

          Auto Care Association Member: $5,000

          Non-Auto Care Association Member: $7,500 

    Includes:

    • Licensed use of the iShop Standard to develop and distribute an implementation of an SMS Server and/or SMS Client application internally or to customers
    • Access to the full iShop Software Developers Kit
    • iShop Technical Implementation Guide - includes step by step instructions for implementing the SDK sample test client and server projects
    • iShop Functional Guide - provides detailed definitions for each iShop business entity and its corresponding XML schema definition
    • Periodic documentation updates, version releases and bug fixes
    • Technical support in the deployment and use of iShop SDK resources, including sample project, business Entity definitions, XML schema and WSDL artifacts.

    iShop Inspection Server (IS)

    Subscription types (12-month)

          Auto Care Association Member: $2,500

          Non-Auto Care Association Member: $4,500


    Includes:

    • Server identification
    • Equipment Sign-in & Sign-off
    • One way exchange of the Diagnostic Results Object – from the test device to a SMS server
    • Implementation support from Auto Care Association

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