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BBB Accredited Business since

Blystone Towing & Radiator, Inc.

Phone: (608) 742-4228 Fax: (608) 742-0276 1201 W Highway 33, Portage, WI 53901

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The company states it offers heavy duty towing for semi trucks and other automobiles as well as emergency towing , automotive alignments, transmissions, engine rebuilds, oil changes, lockout service and jump-starts.

BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that Blystone Towing & Radiator, 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 Blystone Towing & Radiator, 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 Blystone Towing & Radiator, Inc.
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: June 16, 1995 Business started: 01/01/1950 in WI Business started locally: 01/01/1950 Business incorporated 08/02/1993 in WI
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:

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
400 Seventh Street, SW, Washington DC 20590

Type of Entity


Business Management
Mr. Jerry A. Blystone, Owner Ms. Dana LaSavage, Office Manager
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Jerry A. Blystone, Owner
Customer Contact: Ms. Dana LaSavage, Office Manager
Business Category

Towing - Automotive Transmissions - Automobile Wheel Alignment, Frame & Axle Service - Auto Auto Services Auto Repair - Suspension Auto Repair - Shocks Auto Repair - Tune-Up Auto Repair - Steering & Suspension Towing - Heavy Equipment Auto Services - Oil & Lube Auto Repair - Maintenance Auto Repair & Service Lubricating Service - Automotive Radiators - Automotive Road Service - Automotive Motor Vehicle Towing (NAICS: 488410)

Hours of Operation
Repair 8am-5pm, 24 hour Towing
Service Area
Columbia, northern Dane, Juneau, Green Lake, Adams, Marquette & Saulk Counties.
Alternate Business Names
Blystone Towing Blystone's Towing & Recovery
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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
NR -----
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.