Bates collision center

write you a thorough estimate, handle your claim process, and manage your repair from drop off to pick up.

A Collision Center Dedicated to the Finest Quality Auto Body Repair in Galesburg, IL and the Surrounding Area
Bates Collision Center is committed to providing excellent customer service and high-quality workmanship to residents in and around the Galesburg, IL area. When you bring your vehicle to our collision center for a repair, we promise to get you back on the road as quickly as possible with a factory-perfect repair, guaranteed.

Full Service From Start to Finish
As a full collision repair facility, we offer a wide range of services, including paintless dent removal, full collision repair, bumper and fender repair, frame straightening, and auto detailing. All of our services start with an inspection of your vehicle by one of our experienced technicians, followed by a free estimate. Getting into an accident is a headache enough on its own. That’s why we also include free claims processing. Our courteous estimators are always willing to write you a thorough estimate, handle your claim process, and manage your repair from drop off to pick up. Plus, after we’re finished returning your vehicle to its pre-damage condition, we’ll provide a free detail, which includes a hand wash, interior wipe down, vacuuming, and more!

Our Auto Body Repair Process
When accidents occur, not only do parts need to be replaced, but they may also need straightening. Our technicians will realign your parts to their original factory specifications to ensure optimal performance.

After making the underlying repairs, we work to make the vehicle’s exterior as aesthetically appealing as it was before. We utilize a high-quality, advanced paint system that produces original factory paint colors and a high gloss protective finish. Once the repair process is complete, we will go over the details and add the finishing touches, like the replacement of body side moldings, emblems, and stripes.
Being involved in an accident can be stressful; having your vehicle repaired and restored to like-new condition doesn’t have to be. Bates Collision is an Erie auto body company that offers reliable services for auto collision repair. We have been locally owned and operated since 1982. The employees at Bates Collision have decades of combined experience in helping our customers navigate through the repair process.

At Bates Collision, we understand that wrecks can be costly, not only to your wallet, but most importantly your time. The inconvenience of not having your vehicle to get you where you need to be can be quite frustrating. The employees at Bates Collision understand this and treat every customer’s vehicle like it is their own. Their top priority is to get you back in the driver’s seat of your own vehicle. Our staff is committed to delivering your professionally repaired vehicle back to you in a timely manner.