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4246 N Western Ave

Chicago, IL 60618

Store Hours: Closed


8:00 am - 5:00 pm


9:00 am - 12:00 pm



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A-CARR's CARSTAR - a trustworthy auto body shop

Max Schulze, owner of CARSTAR A-Carr, has been in the collision repair industry for 25 years. Max became owner of A-Carr Bodyshop in 1986. A-Carr has always taken pride in providing the highest quality collision repair to our customers and building strong relationships with our partners in the insurance industry. In May of 2000, A-Carr joined forces with CARSTAR, the oldest, largest, and most successful network of collision repair facilities. This relationship has allowed CARSTAR A-Carr to enhance its image as one of the finest collision repair facilities in the Chicago area. Since 2001, CARSTAR A-Carr has earned numerous customer service achievements from the Better Business Bureau and CARSTAR corporate.

Our goal is to set our standards so high in customer service and workmanship that the only name that will come to mind when it comes to collision repair is CARSTAR A-Carr.

“Complete customer satisfaction. If we don’t do it, someone else will.” - Max Schulze

Auto Body Services in Chicago

Specialists in Auto Collision Repair near Chicago

CARSTAR features state-of-the-art unibody and frame repair equipment, expert color matching, towing assistance, vehicle pick-up and delivery in service markets where applicable, a nationwide warranty for most repairs, and takes pride in offering a clean, inviting environment.
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Specialists in Paintless Dent Repair near Chicago

CARSTAR offers a process called paintless dent repair, a cost-effective solution for removing small dents and dings. This is a great option for minor, unsightly damage caused by shopping carts, hail storms, or other unexpected bumps in the road. The size and location of the damage will determine if this is the appropriate technique to repair your vehicle. This is typically a two to three day repair.
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Specialists in Hail Damage Car Repair near Chicago

CARSTAR is here to help when nasty storms strike! From 24/7 assistance to cost-effective paintless dent repair, we are committed to getting your car back in pre-storm condition.
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More Services at This Collision Center

Nationwide Warranty

Wherever you and your vehicle go, you can trust your vehicle repair to CARSTAR. We stand behind our work with a CARSTAR Limited Nationwide Warranty* on qualifying repairs. If you move to a new city or happen to be traveling, you are covered and if there is not a CARSTAR nearby, we will find a convenient location to honor the warranty.

*Please refer to the official CARSTAR Warranty Document (if provided by the CARSTAR location at the completion of the repair) for specific coverage and excluded items.

24/7 Accident Assistance

Whenever you need auto body repair, we are here to help. Call us toll-free at 1-800-CARSTAR to speak with our trained representatives. We are here 24 hours a day, seven days a week to offer help when you need it most. We can call your insurance company, get your vehicle towed for repairs and contact a friend or family member for you. You can relax, CARSTAR will take it from here.

Fleet Services

CARSTAR handles any size fleet from pizza delivery vehicles to a power company’s service trucks. The CARSTAR Fleet customers include: Police & Fire Departments, Cable Companies, Phone Companies, Government Vehicles (all types), Insurance Companies, Gas & Electric Companies, Car Rental Companies, Sales Company Fleet, and Corporate Fleet Programs.

Open positions at CARSTAR

Customer Testimonials

They could not have done a better job with my car! Great, friendly customer service. Constantly kept me informed during the entire process. Highly recommend this establishment!


Job well done.


Very happy with the service and repaired done to my new car.


The flowers on the passenger seat was a nice surprise when I went to pick up my car


The staff of A-Carr


Thanks! Great work!


Looked great! Thanks!


Completely professional, seamless process and they do great work.


You guys were great! Awesome communication skills; clear, friendly, helpful. Part needed got ordered, arrived in a timely manner, you guys let me know it arrived, fit me in your schedule, fixed my car in a short amount of time. Love the complimentary beverages!!


Good work on time and at estimate. No surprises


I thought the car would painted where it got scratched and smushed by the tree but it wasn


Great service. Repair looks great. We are in the neighborhood, and look to Max and his team to fix our cars.




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