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Advantage Auto Accessories Inc

Phone: (847) 774-9918 9 Strathmore Ct, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

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Advantage Auto Accessories is an automotive painting and detailing company which performs a variety of services related to accessorizing and personalizing cars, trucks, and boats. Located in Buffalo Grove, this company has a mobile workstation which allows them to service the entire Chicagoland area, including southern Wisconsin and western Indiana. The company has 17 years of experience in installing paint protection film, which prevents scratches and chips on paint from debris such as salt, stones, and insects.

This company can customize the body, wheels, and interior of a car, including applying paint protection film, gold plating, stripes, emblems, body side molding, wheel lip molding, spoilers, running boards, bug shields, and ground brush guards. The paint protection film that the company uses is 99.5% clear, can be installed over a paint jobs and removed without scratching, and requires no special protection or maintenance other than avoiding abrading polishes and rubs. This film has an average lifespan of five years and is easily installed in about four hours.

Advantage Auto Accessories creates digital, painting, and airbrushed graphics, and can custom design graphics as well. In addition, they can install unique dashboards, such as wood grain dashboards. Some of their projects including placing a matte black paint film on a Ferrari, airbrushing stripes on a boat, and installing graphic films on a variety of automobiles, such as trucks, recreational vehicles, and vans.

Visit the website for Advantage Auto Accessories to view their gallery of completed project, learn more about paint protection film, and schedule an appointment to create a new car aesthetic.

BBB Accreditation

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Reason for Rating

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

Factors that raised the rating for Advantage Auto Accessories Inc include:

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

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

1 Customer Review on Advantage Auto Accessories Inc
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 1
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 1

Additional Information

BBB file opened: July 18, 2013 Business started: 04/18/1995 Business started locally: 04/18/1995 Business incorporated 04/18/1995 in IL
Type of Entity


Business Management
Mrs. Sheila Shamo, Owner
Contact Information
Principal: Mrs. Sheila Shamo, Owner
Business Category

Auto Accessories Truck Painting & Lettering Image & Graphics Printing Auto Customizing Automotive Parts and Accessories Stores (NAICS: 441310)

Products & Services

This company offers mobile auto painting & lettering

Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Summary

Advantage Auto Accessories Inc has received 5 out of 5 stars based on 1 Customer Reviews and a BBB Rating of A+.

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

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

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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

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