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national industry 811192

Car Washes


This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in cleaning, washing, and/or waxing automotive vehicles, such as passenger cars, trucks, and vans, and trailers.

The immediate parent of national industry 811192 is international industry 81119: Other Automotive Repair and Maintenance

Illustrative Examples

  • Automotive detail shops
  • Car washes
  • Mobile car and truck washes


The NAICS editions in which this code was present are indicated below. In the event that a code was changed from the prior edition the equivalent value in that edition is provided for reference.

Edition Existed Equivalent Value
2002 811192
2007 811192
2012 811192
2017 811192
2022 811192

Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Mappings

  1. 7542 - Carwashes

Insurance Industry Mappings

The US Property and Casualty Insurance Industry may use the following classification descriptions which might encompass national industry 811192, Car Washes:

  1. automobile body detailing service
  2. automobile car wash
  3. automobile car wash self service
  4. automobile detailing
  5. automobile repair or service shop glass installation no towing
  6. automotive repair and maintenance
  7. car wash
  8. car wash automatic
  9. car wash full serve
  10. car wash not self serve
  11. car wash not self serve retail
  12. car wash other than self service
  13. car wash self serve
  14. car wash self service
  15. carwash
  16. cleaning of mobile equipment
  17. detail shop automotive
  18. exterior carwash
  19. other automotive repair and maintenance
  20. other service except public administration
  21. repair and maintenance


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