AAR Procedures & Reminders

  • ASE Network Requirements

    ASE Certification Test Registration

    ASE testing is now available 12 months out of the year.
    Register using the myASE LOGIN or create a myASE account and login.
    You can also call Prometric at 1-877-346-9327.

    Studying for the ASE Certification Tests

    You can download free Official ASE Study Guides by clicking HERE.
    ASE offers Official ASE Practice Tests for $14.95, click HERE to buy them.

    Find an ASE Test Center

    Find an ASE test center by clicking HERE.

    Approved Auto Repair Facilities are required to be ASE certified for one or more approval categories for which they applied for, the Approved Facility agrees to maintain ASE certification while in the AAA Network. All facilities must now maintain ASE certification for service staff / advisors (C1). We will be reviewing AAA Standards and ASE with all shops over the next few months. Please contact your Rep if you have any questions.

    Approved Auto Repair:

    A1 - Engine Repair (50 scored questions)
    A4 - Suspension & Steering (40)
    A5 - Brakes (45)
    A6 - Electrical/Electronic Systems (50)
    A7 - Heating & Air Conditioning (50)
    A8 - Engine Performance (50)
    C1 -- Automobile Service Consultant Certification (50)

      If you provide mechanical auto and manual transmission repairs A2, A3

      A2 - Automatic Transmission/Transaxle (50)
      A3 - Manual Drive Train & Axles (40)


      A9 - Light Vehicle Diesel Engines (50)

      Approved Auto Body:

      B2 - Painting & Refinishing (55 scored questions)
      B3 - Non-Structural Analysis & Damage Repair (55)
      B4 - Structural Analysis & Damage Repair (50)
      B5 - Mechanical & Electrical Components (50)
      B6 --Damage Analysis & Estimating Certification Test (B6)

  • Shop Supplies and Waste Disposal Charges

    Shop supplies and waste disposal charges

    GNYADA frequently gets calls asking what dealers can charge customers for waste disposal (or environmental fees) and shop supply charges. Handle these carefully to avoid violations.