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BBB Accredited Business since

Advance Tire Company

Phone: (617) 864-8989 Fax: (617) 864-8991 185 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02139 http://www.advancetire.net



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Description

Advance Tire Company specializes in tire sales and service (light truck and passenger car); automotive repairs including brakes, shocks and struts, front-end, tune-ups, batteries, alignments, preventive maintenance and oil changes. Automotive repair services are provided on foreign and domenstic passenger cars, vans and light trucks.



BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that Advance Tire Company meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. BBB Accredited Businesses pay a fee for accreditation review/monitoring and for support of BBB services to the public.

BBB accreditation does not mean that the business' products or services have been evaluated or endorsed by BBB, or that BBB has made a determination as to the business' product quality or competency in performing services.


Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that raised the rating for Advance Tire Company include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • No complaints filed with BBB

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Customer Complaints Summary

0 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 0
Total Closed Complaints 0

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

0 Customer Reviews on Advance Tire Company
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: January 21, 2005 Business started: 01/01/1914 in MA Business incorporated 06/07/1995 in MA
Type of Entity

Corporation

Business Management
Mr. Hank Clay, Owner Mr. Rick Farrina, Manager
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Hank Clay, Owner
Principal: Mr. Rick Farrina, Manager
Number of Employees

9

Business Category

AUTOMOBILE REPAIRING & SERVICE TRANSMISSIONS-AUTOMOBILE TOWING-AUTOMOTIVE TIRES - COMMERCIAL SALES & SERVICE TIRE RETREAD & REPAIR TIRE REPAIR TIRE DEALERS REFERRAL - AUTO REPAIR RADIATORS-AUTOMOTIVE CONSULTANTS - AUTO REPAIR BRAKE SERVICE AUTOMOBILE OIL & LUBE SERVICES AUTOMOBILE ELECTRIC SERVICE AUTOMOBILE DIAGNOSTIC SERVICE AUTOMOBILE AIR CONDITIONING EQUIPMENT AUTO SERVICES - OIL & LUBE AUTO SERVICE - SPECIALTY PARTS AUTO REPAIR & SERVICE - AIRBAGS AUTO REPAIR - SUSPENSION AUTO REPAIR - STEERING & SUSPENSION AUTO REPAIR - SHOCKS AUTO REPAIR - POWER STEERING AUTO REPAIR - MAINTENANCE AUTO ELECTRIC EQUIPMENT AUTO BOOSTING SERVICES AUTO AIR CONDITIONING EQUIPMENT AUTO - EMISSIONS TESTING ALTERNATORS & GENERATORS - AUTO REPAIR General Automotive Repair (NAICS: 811111)

Products & Services

Advance Tire Company sells the following brand(s): BF Goodrich, Bridgestone, Continental, Cooper, Dunlop, Falken, Firestone, Fuzion, General Tire, Geostar, Good Year, Michelin, Nokian, Pirelli, Toyo

Hours of Operation
M: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
T: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
W: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Th: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
F: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
S: 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Su: Closed
Method(s) of Payment

Cash

Check

MasterCard

Visa

American Express

Discover Card

Refund and Exchange Policy
30 day ride warranty
Alternate Business Names
Advance Hitch Installation
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BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview


BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.

Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

BBB letter grades represent the BBB's opinion of the business. The BBB grade is based on BBB file information about the business. In some cases, a business' grade may be lowered if the BBB does not have sufficient information about the business despite BBB requests for that information from the business.
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BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating is not a guarantee of a business' reliability or performance, and BBB recommends that consumers consider a business' BBB Rating and Customer Review Rating in addition to all other available information about the business. If the BBB Rating is NR then only Customer Reviews are used for the Star Rating.