My family has been serving
the North Shore since 1923.
We are I-Car certified. In fact, Larry was an I-Car instructor and helped develop the first paint matching program. He also taught the first classes at their national convention. Our estimators are also I-Car certified.
Our technicians are ASE Certified and Master Certified
We are trained or certified in the following automotive lines. Lexus, Toyota, General Motors, (includes fiberglass and plastics). Nissan, Infiniti, BMW, Mercedes, Audi, Ford/Lincoln/Mercury, Volvo, Chrysler, Saturn.
We will work with any insurance company on the behalf of our customer, providing they, like us, have the customers best interests at heart.
We offer one of the best limited lifetime warranties in the business.
We use only the best European paint system, and do not substitute cheaper products to ensure our lifetime warranty.
All of our refinish experts receive the most comprehensive education so our paint manufacturer will honor your warranty.
We will supply our customers with frame and front end alignment specifications before and after the repair - to ensure that everything is within factory specifications.
We use Chief frame and alignment equipment, And the latest chief laser measuring system, And digital Hunter front and alignment equipment.
We use heated downdraft spray booths to bake the finish to 140° For durability and longevity.
We restore vehicles back to factory specifications not industry standards.
We use state-of-the-art Mig and resistance welding to ensure factory welds.
We will pick up and deliver automobiles (if prearranged).
We are one of a few automobile repair shops that can repair a classic automobile that was involved in an accident. We can do the framework, the metalwork, the wiring the interior the glass and the parts location. We have many sources for rust free parts for vehicles
The Evanston shop was established in 1983,
the Libertyville shop in 1990 and the Mundelein restoration shop in 1994. We have years and years of experience to better serve you.
We offer 24-hour professional and damage-free towing, plus we can secure the vehicle after hours.
Vehicle rental assistance with Hertz or Enterprise Rent-A-Car.
The combined years of experience our employees have is:
We follow up with customers before, during and after the repair.
We prefer original parts, not cheaper, lower-quality imitations.
We insure your vehicle retains its factory warranty by ordering the parts from dealers who sublet a vehicle or recommend us for repair.
We offer PDR (Painless Dent Repair) and other services like details, restorations of muscle cars, painted pinstripes, trunk and auto accessories, air conditioning, mechanical work and installation of power steering, Disc brakes upgrades and ground effects.
Oh, by the way; we were rated in the top 10 by Chicago Magazine and checkbook magazine.