How are Garage-O-Matic how-to-videos diffrent than those found on sites like YouTube?
Instructors are recognized experts, master mechanics, and noted restorers.
Strict content guidelines ensure no wasted time with unnecessary chatter.
Purchased videos cannot be removed.
Each video is peer-reviewed for accuracy.
A complete tool, part and supply list is provided with each video.
Videos are professionally shot and edited.
Make your own notes and store documents with your video.
Purchase parts, tools and supplies right here on Garage-O-Matic.
Is there a limit on how much I can make on Garage-O-Matic?
No. Generally, the more quality projects and content you make, the more money you can earn.
Does Garage-O-Matic set pricing on projects?
No. You are free to set your own pricing.
What are the requirements to sell projects?
You must be at least 18 years of age Have a valid drivers license Have bank account in your name Have a debit card in your name
All creator account applications go through a thorough review process. Generally, applicants must be technically proficient in their field with verifiable work history or restoration portfolio.
How can I sell my product on Garage-O-Matic?
Generally, we look for innovative products not usually available through chain part stores or mass market websites. Product sold on Garage-O-Matic must be accompanied by a project explaining it's use, installation and technical information. Products and accompanying instructional content must be approved before being offered for sale on the platform. Sellers must have the capability to ship product once ordered. You must be at least 18 years of age Have a valid drivers license Have bank account in your name Have a debit card in your name
When and how do I get paid?
Proceeds from the sale of projects and products are direct deposited once weekly into your bank account. Certain fees may apply for international bank accounts.
What percentage of sales does Garage-O-Matic take?
Our current processing fee is 10% of the order plus 3.2% credit card processing fee*.
* Subject to change
What happens if I don't meet the minimum monthly sales goal for the Creator account?
If you fail to meet the $250 monthly minimum, the credit card on file will be charged the monthly membership fee.
Can I download purchased videos to my phone or device?
No. While it may be technically possible, it is against the Garage-O-Matic terms of service to download, store, view, manipulate, or otherwise posses Garage-O-Matic content anywhere outside of the Garage-O-Matic application. Garage-O-Matic grants you a license to view content only on the Garage-O-Matic platform.
What happens to my purchased projects if I leave Garage-O-Matic?
If you elect to leave Garage-O-Matic, your account will be deactivated and may be re-activated at anytime, restoring your content.
How do I know technical information contained in a project is accurate?
All projects and their respective content, parts, tools, and supplies are peer reviewed for accuracy before being approved for sale.
Can I share my car or project on social media?
Yes and No. Garage-O-Matic was purpose built NOT to include social media integration with the exception of Creator accounts. Creator account holders may share projects and product for sale on the platform.
What happens to my personal projects and vehicles if I downgrade to the basic membership?
If you elect to downgrade your membership, vehicles and projects added that exceed the basic membership will be unavailable for use. Once your membership is restored, vehicles and projects will be made available .
If I purchase a project and don't like it, can I get a refund?
No. There are no refunds on projects. Before purchasing a project, ensure you've read the reviews and health and safety guidelines.