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CARSTAR is your collision repair partner that offers the support you need to grow your business and enhance your profitability.

Whether you’re an independent auto body shop owner with a single location or a multi-store operation, the changes in our industry have made growing your business more challenging. With how things are going in the industry today, you have a few options as an independent owner; sell to a large MSO, go it alone, or join a network like CARSTAR which allows you to stay independent but gain the resources needed to take your shop to the next level. At CARSTAR, we offer the right combination of resources, support and powerful partnerships that can help you sustain the business you have already built.

With CARSTAR’s operations, insurance partnerships, technology, marketing and purchasing power, CARSTAR Franchise Partners see an average revenue increase of 20.20% from first year to second year after joining CARSTAR network*.

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As one of North America’s largest MSO networks with over 700 locations across the United States and Canada, CARSTAR offers the highest quality repairs and customer satisfaction in the auto body repair industry and is backed by a nationwide warranty.

THE CARSTAR SPOTLIGHT

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CARSTAR Resources
March 10, 2021

Why OEM Certifications Matter

Why OEM Certifications Matter for Collision Repairers Original equipment manufacturer (OEM) repair guidelines have moved to the forefront of the industry in recent years. A variety of reasons have affected OEM repair guidelines in industry discussion. For instance, prominent lawsuits, new legislation, OE manufacturer concerns in protecting their brand and…
Welcome to the Family
January 27, 2021

CARSTAR Port Orchard Opens in Washington State

CARSTAR, North America’s largest multi-store network of independently owned collision repair facilities, announced the opening of CARSTAR Port Orchard, located at 2005 Sidney Ave, Port Orchard, WA 98366. This is the second CARSTAR facility for husband and wife duo Pat and Wendy Murray as well as Pat’s brother Tom. They…
Northeast
December 16, 2020

Robust Technology Platform Drives Today’s Successful Collision Repair Centers across the Northeast

Michael Oberholtzer, Director of Franchise Development, CARSTAR In the new world of “no-touch” customer service, remote learning, virtual estimating and centralized performance tracking, there is one consistent requirement – a robust technology platform. Without that strong foundation, it is challenging to meet the evolving demands of today’s – and tomorrow’s…