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McWire Electric Inc

Phone: (619) 571-1618 Fax: (619) 258-1245 View Additional Phone Numbers 10916 Quail Canyon Road, El Cajon, CA 92021 View Additional Email Addresses

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This company offers commercial electric services, as well as commercial and residential solar installation throughout Southern California.

BBB Accreditation

This business is not BBB accredited.

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Reason for Rating

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

Factors that affect the rating for McWire Electric Inc include:

  • Failure to respond to 4 complaint(s) filed against business
  • Failure to honor commitment to arbitrate or mediate disputes

Customer Complaints Summary Read complaint details

19 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 7 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 1
Billing/Collection Issues 2
Delivery Issues 5
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 11
Total Closed Complaints 19

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

1 Customer Review on McWire Electric Inc
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 1
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 1

Additional Information

BBB file opened: January 26, 2001 Business started: 10/01/1999 in CA Business incorporated 10/02/2007 in CA
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:

Contractors State License Board
9821 Business Park Drive, Sacramento CA 95827
Phone Number: (800) 321-2752
The number is 915872. On 6/23/2016 BBB confirmed that the license from Contractors State License Board expired.

Type of Entity


Business Management
Mr. Andrew C McGuire, CEO/President
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Andrew C McGuire, CEO/President
Number of Employees


Business Category

Electricians - Commercial Electrical Power Systems (Residential & Commercial) - Backup Systems Solar Panel Cleaning Contractors - Solar Energy Electricians Generators - Electric Energy Management & Conservation Consultant Lighting Systems & Equipment Solar Energy Equipment & Systems Dealers Solar Energy Products Service & Repair Solar Energy System Design & Installation Renewable Energy

Products & Services

McWire Electric Inc sells the following brand(s): Axitex, Canadian Solar, Enphase, Fronius, Generac, LG, S-Energy, SMA, Solar World, SolarEdge

Method(s) of Payment

Cash, Check, Credit Cards.

Financing Options Also Available.

Service Area
Serving San Diego County
Industry Tips
Contractors Solar Contractors

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.