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Antioch Automotive Inc

Phone: (847) 395-9820 40854 North Il Route 83, Antioch, IL 60002

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Antioch Automotive is a Chicago automotive repair shop which specializes in towing, maintenance, and custom automotive design. Located in Antioch, IL, Antioch Automotive's owners and technicians are certified in a variety of automotive repair and design, including an ASE certified master technician and a certified Mazda Master Technician.

This automotive repair shop performs repair on a variety of automobiles, including diesel and hybrid engine repair, complete chassis repairs, emissions failures, fuel injection, and heating and air conditioning repair. With ASE Certified technicians and Wreckmasters, all repair work is performed on-site rather than contracted to specialists, and they perform work on both foreign and domestic automobiles, such as Mercedes Benz and Mazda. They run a 24-hour towing service which includes water recovery, classic car and specialty car towing, motorcycle transport, and off-road recovery. In addition, they provide 24-hour roadside assistance with jump starts, unlocking cars, and tire changes.
In their machine shop, Antioch Automotive does magnetic particle inspection (also known as magnafluxing), pressure testing, and a whole line of performance parts and accessories. The company focuses strongly on custom built engines, performing the whole process from blueprinting to testing including long and short block assembly.

With engines, they perform honing, boring, and superflow testing on engine cylinders. They work with Harley Davidson motorcycle cylinders and cylinder heads in addition to cars and trucks.

Visit the website for Antioch Automotive to meet their technician and towing team, view the complete list of services offered, and use their online scheduling tool to request an appointment.

BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that Antioch Automotive 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 affect the rating for Antioch Automotive 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

0 Customer Reviews on Antioch Automotive Inc
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: March 20, 2012 Business started: 04/04/1994 Business started locally: 04/04/1994 Business incorporated 09/07/2005 in IL
Type of Entity


Business Management
Ms. Rachel Wargula, Office Manager Mr. James A. Ruth, President
Contact Information
Principal: Ms. Rachel Wargula, Office Manager
Business Category

Auto Repair & Service Auto Repair & Service - Diesel Auto Repair & Service - Airbags Auto Headlight Restoration Auto Smog Inspection Auto Repair - Suspension Auto Repair - Steering & Suspension Engines - Fuel Injection Service & Parts Engines - Fuel Conversion Engines - Rebuild & Exchange Lubricating Service - Automotive Mufflers & Exhaust Systems Towing - Automotive Transmissions - Automobile Differentials - Automobile Wheel Alignment, Frame & Axle Service - Auto Auto Service - Specialty Parts Auto Lube & Oil - Mobile Auto Parts & Supplies - Used & Rebuilt Auto Parts & Supplies - Custom Wheels/Rims Auto Service - Tires/Batteries/Accessories Cylinders - Rebuild & Repair Cylinder Heads - Auto & Motorcycle Drive Shafts Oils - Lubricating Auto Air Conditioning Equipment Auto Bumpers, Guards & Grilles Auto Electric Equipment Auto Parts & Supplies - New Fuel - Gasoline Fuel Economizers Fuel Injection Equipment Seals - Oil, Grease Shock Absorbers Tire Dealers Auto Air Conditioning Alternators & Generators - Auto Repair Auto Customizing Auto Accessories Auto Diagnostic Service Auto Electric Service Auto Inspection Stations General Automotive Repair (NAICS: 811111)


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

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