Auto Body Repair
Whether it is repairing a minor scratch or a complete front-end restoration due to an automobile accident, you can count on Grand Auto Center for the best price, highest quality workmanship, all OEM parts and quickest turn-around time possible.  All our work is 100% satisfaction guaranteed and we accept all major insurance companies.

Grand Auto Center has been providing complete auto body collision repair services and painting in the Chicago area since 1981.  Our body work services include:
  • Foreign and Domestic Body Work
    Grand Auto Center has been providing auto body repair to both foreign and domestic cars - both late models and older models - in Chicago for 28 years.
  • Clear Coat Finishes
    Clear coats provide an extra layer of durability and increases ease of repair.  It also adds to the appearance of your automobile, restoring your car's original appearance and giving your car that "new car look".
  • Collision Repair Service
    Auto body repair work includes repairing or replacing sheet metal, plastic, sheet molded compounds, steering and suspension components, exhaust systems, and other related components damaged by an automobile collision.  We use new original factory parts in the auto body repair process (unless requested by our customers).
  • Dent Repair and Paintless Dent Repair
    Grand Auto Center will repair all those dents, dings, scratches and scrapes that come from hail damage, minor mishaps and accidents.  We have teamed up with PARS Paintless Dent Repair to repair minor dents much more quickly.
  • Auto Body Painting
    The Grand Auto Center process of auto body painting includes chemical cleaning and de-waxing, both machine sanding and hand sanding, air-blown dust removal, tack cloth cleaning, complete exterior primer / sealer, multiple exterior coats of acrylic urethane paint, exterior cleaning, and finally a clear top coat.  In the end, your car looks brand new.
  • Paint Matching Experts
    Grand Auto Center's expert team of auto body painters will computer match your car's original color to guarantee an exact match - whether it's spot painting or a complete overall paint job.
  • Towing
    24 hour towing service is available in Chicago and surrounding suburbs.
  • Fast Insurance Processing
    In the event of an automobile accident, just call your insurance company and we will process your insurance claim.  Grand Auto Center is a direct repair facility for many insurance companies - we will assist your insurance company in writing the estimate, handling your claim, and negotiating with the insurance provider to ensure your vehicle is repaired properly.  We make sure that your insurance claim is handled fast and easy.
Mechanical Work
Here at Grand Auto Center, we have factory certified and trained technicians that can expertly repair and maintain any make or model vehicle.  Feel confident bringing your vehicle to us, we take care of your car like it is OUR car!  We accept extended warranties.

Grand Auto Center provides the Chicago area complete auto mechanical repair services including:
  • Import and Domestic Car Service
    Grand Auto Service provides mechanical repair to import and domestic cars.
  • ASE Certified
    Our entire team is ASE Certified (Automotive Service Excellence) .  And we stress "excellence".
  • Tires & Alignment
    Vehicle impact at the suspension or wheel area along with excessive run-ins with potholes often create alignment damage to your car.  Damages done to the suspension and wheel area are given a suspension alignment using a laser alignment system to ensure the most accurate alignment possible for our customers.
  • Emission Experts
    Has your car failed the Air Team emissions test.  It takes qualified, ASE Certified technicians to properly diagnose your vehicle and find out the cause of the Air Team  emissions failure.  Any minor problems with electrical or fuel systems that exist in today's OBD II vehicles can cause a fast fail of emissions.  We run all computer codes and then test each individual sensor and circuit.  So trust an auto repair shop that will be able to test all of the possible causes and find the actual problem.  Be sure you pass the Air Team emissions test.
  • Loaner Cars Available
    Repairing your car is enough of a hassle.  We want to relieve some of that stress by offering you a loaner car while your vehicle is being repaired.
  • Fleet Accounts Welcome
    Regardless of the size, we offer repairs to your fleet of vehicles - cars, trucks, limousines.
The Grand Auto Center Approach ...
We would like to thank you for your business and for giving us the opportunity to serve your automotive needs.  We take pride in the fact that this is a family run auto body repair shop serving Chicago since 1981.  Our motto - "We Take Care of Your Car Like It Is Our Car" - is not just a slogan, but a guarantee.

We want you to feel comfortable in bringing not only your car to us, but your family and friends also.  We know how important your family and friends are and how having a neighborhood auto body service shop right around the corner is not only convenient, but completes the "quality of life" that living in Downtown Chicago and the surrounding area brings.
Our Guarantee ...
Not only is all our work 100% satisfaction guaranteed but by getting your car serviced with us you receive The Confidence Plus North American Warranty which now includes:
  • Fuel, Oil & Water Service
  • Lockout Assistance
  • Flat Tire Assistance
  • Battery Jump Start

We know you want service you can rely on.  That's why we back our auto repairs with a comprehensive, nationwide parts and labor warranty.  The Confidence Plus North American Warranty protects the following  components in your vehicle (for a more complete list of all covered components, see The Confidence Plus Warranty Statement):

  • Air Conditioning, Heating and Climate Control Systems
  • Engine Cooling Systems
  • Engine Performance, Driveability, Service and Repair
  • Emission Control Systems
  • Fuel Systems
  • Electronic Engine Management System and other On-board Computer Systems
  • Brake System
  • Starting and Charging Systems
  • Electrical Systems
  • Exhaust System
  • Ignition System
  • Steering / Suspension Systems, Wheel Bearings, CV Joints / U Joints, Half-shafts and Driveshafts

Confidence Plus covers most of the service work that you'll have performed on your vehicle.  As one of our valued customers, it's our goal to provide you with the highest level of service and ensure that you receive the best automotive repairs in the industry.

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