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BBB Accredited Business since

Schimmer Chevrolet Buick, Inc

Phone: (815) 539-9343 Fax: (815) 539-9343 1501 S 13th Ave, Mendota, IL 61342 View Additional Email Addresses

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Schimmer Chevrolet Buick is a car dealership specializing in new vehicles from Chevrolet and Buick, as well as used automobiles from a variety of makes and models. This company serves LaSalle County, including Earlville, LaSalle, Marseilles, Mendota, Oglesby, Ottawa, Peru, Sandwich, Streator, Wenona, Cedar Point, Dalzell, Dana, Grand Ridge, Kangley, Leland, Leonore, Lostant, Millington, North Utica, Naplate, Ransom, Rutland, Seneca, Sheridan, Somonauk, Tonica, Troy Grove, Vermillion, Wallace, Waltham, and Serena. The company sells new Buicks and Chevrolet as well as used cars from a number of manufacturers. Makes represented include Cadillac, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, GMC, Honda, Hyundai, Jeep, Kia, Lincoln, MINI, Mercury, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Pontiac, Ram, Saturn, and Volkswagen. Cars range in price from under $5,000 to over $40,000. Mileage varies from under 100 to over 100,000, and cars include manual and automatic transmission as well as diesel engine.

BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that Schimmer Chevrolet Buick, Inc 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 Schimmer Chevrolet Buick, 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 Schimmer Chevrolet Buick, Inc
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 1
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 1

Additional Information

BBB file opened: May 01, 1983 Business started: 01/01/1945 Business started locally: 01/01/1945 Business incorporated 01/02/1970 in IL
Type of Entity


Business Management
Mr. Jeff Schimmer, President Mr. Doug Jackson, General Manager
Contact Information
Customer Contact: Mr. Doug Jackson, General Manager
Principal: Mr. Jeff Schimmer, President
Number of Employees


Business Category

Auto Dealers - New Cars Auto Dealers - Used Cars Auto Parts & Supplies - New Tire Dealers Auto Accessories Brake Service Transmissions - Automobile Wheel Alignment, Frame & Axle Service - Auto Auto Services Auto Lube & Oil - Mobile Auto Dealers - Hybrid Vehicles Auto Parts & Supplies - Used & Rebuilt Auto Service - Tires/Batteries/Accessories New Car Dealers (NAICS: 441110)

Alternate Business Names
Schimmer Inc.

Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Summary

Schimmer Chevrolet Buick, 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

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.