The Commander packs the very latest technology and customer convenience into a compact and affordable pay station.


Dimensionally identical to Gold Line® and ACW cabinets, its compact design and powerful features can help grow your car wash revenue and provide an exceptional customer experience.


Accepts Cash, Chip Cards, and Contactless Payment*


Supports Custom Mobile App, LPR, and RFID Loyalty Programs

Sell Washes, Bundles, Wash Clubs**, and CVC Reloads

Offer Buy-Ups, Upgrades, and Receipt Codes**

Custom Door, Cabinet, and Base Wraps

10.4" Touch Screen Display with Custom Graphics

11 Gauge Stainless Steel Construction with MEDECO® Locks

Integrates with All Major Tunnel Controllers

Brick-in Cabinet Fits Directly Into Existing Gold Line®/ACW Opening

Barcode Scanner

* Must use ID TECH (USA) or Moneris (Canada) for credit card processing.
** Wash Bundles, Receipt Codes, and Hamilton Custom Mobile Apps require at least a Silver-Level Hosted Solutions subscription.
Wash Clubs, including RFID, LPR, and Mobile Apps, require a Gold-Level Hosted Solutions subscription. Hosted Solutions requires a D.A.N.


  • Validator options: XE Single Stacker (US market), Talos MDB, or Mars Cashflow®
  • Accept Hamilton Tokenotes® (when configured with XE bill acceptor/validator)
  • Multi-coin acceptor (accept up to 12 coin types or tokens)
  • One 1,000 (approx.) quarter capacity hopper


  • ID TECH VP6800 EMV chip card reader (USA market)*
  • Verifone UX EMV chip card solution (Canada market)*
  • Supports payment with contactless-enabled cards, chip cards, and mobile payments such as Apple Pay, Google Pay, and Samsung Pay.

10.4” Touch Screen Display

Responsive touch-screen display features video animations and audio, guiding your customers through the transaction process.


Wash Bundles**

Build value for your customer by selling multiple washes at one time at a discounted rate. A unique QR code is printed on the receipt and texted to the customer. The code becomes invalid after the washes are used.


Allow customers to customize their wash by adding on additional services.

Receipt Codes**

Issue time-sensitive codes on receipts for discounted washes, or depending on your equipment setup, you could use receipt codes to offer free vacuum time.

Programmable Event Times & Pricing

Schedule special pricing for different occasions on a one-time or recurring basis.

CVC & Fleet Cards

Customer Value Cards are Hamilton-specific and function like gift cards. Customers can add to their card, and check the balance directly at the kiosk. Both CVCs and Fleet Cards require Hamilton-issued cards, and a Points to Partners account; additional fees apply.


POS Code Systems are available with Pay-at-Pump capabilities (on-site or remote solutions available).


Custom Themes

Complement your brand and menu board with matching custom graphics.

Custom Wraps

Wrap your kiosk in a custom-designed, high-quality vinyl wrap. Advertise your mobile apps, wash clubs and other service offerings.

Custom Voice

Greet your customers with a personalized welcome and proceed message, and have your kiosk speak specific wash names.


Connects seamlessly with Hamilton’s Custom Mobile App, ExpressPass LPR, and RFID wash club programs. Customers can quickly and securely sign up at the kiosk, and will be automatically billed every month (requires Hosted Solutions gold-level subscription and D.A.N.).

Mobile App & Ecommerce**

Have Hamilton build you a Custom Mobile App and Ecommerce page branded for your wash.

Wash Clubs**

Wash club programs are supported by Hamilton’s Mobile App, ExpressPass LPR, and ExpressPass RFID. Customers can quickly and securely sign up at the kiosk, and will be automatically billed every month.

Barcode Scanner

Validates mobile app codes, wash bundle codes, receipt codes, single use codes, and promo codes**.


  • High-security MEDECO® locks
  • High-security door
  • PCI-certified card payment solution
  • Equipment status & access notifications
  • Constant Voltage Transformer (CVT)
  • ETL listed
  • Thermal receipt printer
  • Back-end management system with remote access possible through VPN connection


  • Cabinet size: 27 ½” H, 21 3/4” W, 11 7/8” D
    (69.9cm H, 55.2cm W, 30.2cm D)
  • Door: 11 gauge stainless steel
  • Cabinet: 11 gauge stainless steel
  • Bases available in 20” or 26” heights
  • Power: 120 VAC, 60Hz
  • Weight: 200lbs/91.0kg


Whether you are a single in-bay automatic selling four washes, or a multi-lane full serve tunnel offering a variety of different services, Commander can meet the demands of any business model.

Gate Sequencing Software

For high-traffic tunnels, gate sequencing software controls the sequence of paid transactions, allowing the appropriate car into the queue at the correct time.

Intuitive Touch Screen Display

A customizable pre-sell screen lets you segment your services to help customers make their selections with speed and ease.

Special Event Pricing

Set up special events to automatically adjust pricing and/or add additional services.


    Car Wash Solutions Brochure (#6048)
    DOWNLOAD Size:8.3 MB Version date: 2/2022

    Commander Pay Station Overview (#5189)
    DOWNLOAD Size:1.25 MB Version date: 02/2024

    ExpressPass RFID System Overview (#5168)
    DOWNLOAD Size:1.04 MB Version date: 04/2023

    Commander Installation Manual (#101-0290)
    DOWNLOAD Size:5.64 MB Version date: 7/2021

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    Holland, OH 43528

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    Sales: Monday - Friday 8 AM - 4:30 PM

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