Body Builders Automotive Staff

A Family Shop

Body Builders Automotive started in a small garage in Buffalo Grove, IL by two brothers, Michael and Patrick Phillippi in 1978. As metal technicians, they learned literally every aspect of the collision repair industry by doing it themselves. As the business started to grow, they realized that they needed to acquire a commercial facility.

Today, Body Builders Automotive employs 20-plus collision professionals out of a 10,800 square foot facility. Most of our metal technicians are I-CAR Platinum and the shop is I-CAR Gold, the highest designations any body shop can acquire.

Within the next few years, Body Builders Automotive will become a true second-generation business when our General Manager Joseph Phillippi (Michael’s son) will be taking over the shop’s reins. Built on quality and stressing excellent customer service, the future looks bright at Body Builders Automotive!

3-Plus Decades of Unmatched Excellence

Body Builders Automotive has been getting rave reviews for its customers in the Chicago area for its high-quality auto body repairs since 1984. Through the years, our auto body staff has continually refined its skills to provide the area with the finest collision repairs in the collision repair industry. In our fourth year, we moved to our current location in Rolling Meadows and proud to say, it’s still our home.

Because we want to help the community, Body Builders Automotive is very active in sponsoring  youth sports teams, animal adoption programs, as well as other non-profit organizations.

We’re well-known throughout Chicago for being a leading collision repair expert in all of the areas we serve, including Rolling Meadows, Palatine, Arlington Heights, Mount Prospect, Wheeling, Schaumburg, Buffalo Grove and Hoffman Estates, IL.

K.A.R: Our Persevering Philosophy

Knowledge, Ambition and Reputation

We possess the Knowledge to fix today’s cars precisely.

We have the Ambition to be the best body shop in the country.

We built an amazing Reputation for quality and exemplary service.

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