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BBB Accredited Business since

Sizzle Marine

Phone: (614) 478-4072 Fax: (614) 478-4099 View Additional Phone Numbers 4215 Westerville Rd, Columbus, OH 43224 View Additional Email Addresses

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Stern drive and Outboard Boat Sales, Mercury Stern Drive and Outboard Service, Boat Storage

BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that Sizzle Marine 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 Sizzle Marine include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • Complaint volume filed with BBB for business of this size
  • Response to 3 complaint(s) filed against business
  • Resolution of complaint(s) filed against business

Industry Ratings Comparison | Chart

Customer Complaints Summary Read complaint details

3 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 1 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 3
Total Closed Complaints 3

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

13 Customer Reviews on Sizzle Marine
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 12
Neutral Experience 1
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 13

Additional Information

BBB file opened: June 27, 1989 Business started: 01/01/1980 in OH Business incorporated 08/29/1988 in OH
Licensing, Bonding or Registration

This business is in an industry that may require professional licensing, bonding or registration. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain any requirements are currently being met.

These agencies may include:

Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) General - Ohio Department of Public Safety Bureau of Motor Vehicles
1970 W Broad St, Columbus OH 43223
Phone Number: (614) 752-7500

Type of Entity


Business Management
Mr. Jerry D. Rutherford, President Mr. Terry Cahill, Service Manager Mr. Bruce Rutherford, V. President Ms. Lori Rutherford
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Jerry D. Rutherford, President
Business Category

Boat Dealers Boat Repair

Products & Services

Sizzle Marine sells the following brand(s): Bentley Pontoon, Chaparral pleasure boats, Monterey, Nitro, Nitro bass boats, Sea Doo Pwc, Stingray, Stingray pleasure boats, Suntracker, SunTracker Pontoons, Tahoe, Tahoe pleasure boats, Tracker, Tracker aluminum fishing boats, Yamaha Jet boats, Yamaha Jet Boats, Yamaha PWC

Method(s) of Payment
Visa, Master Card, American Express, Discover
Alternate Business Names
Capital Motor Ranch

Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Summary

Sizzle Marine has received 4.95 out of 5 stars based on 13 Customer Reviews and a BBB Rating of A+.

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview
Industry Ratings Comparison Chart X
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The information in the chart below represents an industry ratings comparison of businesses which are of the same relative size or for all businesses (see toggle). This is based on BBB's database of businesses located in 21 Counties in Central Ohio. Businesses may engage in more than one type of business.

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.

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.