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Affordable Autos, Inc.

Phone: (847) 695-8600Fax: (847) 695-8634888 E. Chicago St., Rte 19, ElginIL 60120-6819 Send email to Affordable Autos, Inc.View Additional Web Addresses

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Description

Affordable Autos, Inc, is a used car dealership which recondition cars before sale. Located in Elgin, IL, this company serves customers in the far western suburbs of Chicago, including West Dundee, Carpentersville, Bartlett, South Elgin, Gilberts, Dundee Township, Streamwood, and Hanover Park. The company has been family owned and operated for over 25 years and speaks Spanish for the Chicagoland area's Mexican-American community.

This company services the cars they sell before offering them in their inventory, including fixing engines, tires, suspension, and alignment, and offers a one month/1,000 mile warranty on almost each automobile they sell, with limitations. Financing is available. Both foreign and domestic cars are available, and makes include Buick, Chevrolet, Cadillac, Dodge, GMC, Honda, Hyundai, Isuzu, Jeep, Mercedes-Benz, Mitsubishi, Saturn, Scion, and Toyota. Vehicle model years range from 1998 to 2009 and 2010.

The cars range in price from under $3,000 to over $12,000. For each vehicle, the website lists both the standard and special features and provides a variety of photos of both the interior and exterior of the vehicle, including close-ups of the odometer and the engine block. Customers can request more information about a specific vehicle if desired and can use a contact form to ask any specific questions they may have. Affordable Autos buys vehicles as well, and their financing options allow for monthly payments of around $300.

Visit the website for Affordable Autos, Inc, to apply for credit for a car payment, submit an application to sell a car, or view their inventory of used and rehabilitated vehicles.

BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since 09/01/2013

BBB has determined that Affordable Autos, 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 16 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that raised Affordable Autos, Inc.'s rating 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.
  • BBB has sufficient background information on this business.

Customer Complaints SummaryRead complaint details

3 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 1 closed in last 12 months
Complaint TypeTotal Closed Complaints
Billing / Collection Issues1
Problems with Product / Service2
Advertising / Sales Issues0
Delivery Issues0
Guarantee / Warranty Issues0
Total Closed Complaints 3

Additional Information

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BBB file opened: 08/24/1992Business started: 10/03/1988
Type of Entity

Corporation

Incorporated: August 1988, IL

Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Michael Noble (General Manager)
Business Category

Auto Dealers - Used Cars

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