In this blog, we highlight a 3rd Generation Mom & Pop Business on Havana Street–Precision Auto Body.
Precision Auto Body
92 S Havana Street
Aurora CO 80012
Ownership: Jason Gilchrist who took over operation of the Gilchrist family business in 2010 from father, Scott, when Scott retired. Mom, Janet Gilchrist, continues to manage the daily front office operation assisted by Jason’s sister, Shanna Crump. Janet and Scott Gilchrist are the proud grandparents of four (making up the 4th generation in training!).
About the Business: Precision Auto Body is a 3rd generation family-owned and operated small business started by Scott Gilchrist’s father, Mike. The family has 65 years of experience in the collision repair industry and expertly repairs vehicles to pre-accident condition. They will work with your insurance company for you. Precision Auto Body gives free estimates and free pickup and delivery of your vehicle with 24-towing service available.
Jason Gilchrist went to work in the family business right out of high school and started at the bottom. Jason had worked every aspect of the business before becoming a 50/50 partner with his father (and best friend) Scott, and now manages the daily operation of the business.
Services provided: Precision Auto Body provides a full range of collision repair services. All work is done in-house to assure quality control. Services include computerized Titan 300 frame repair and they use the Standox Refinishing System. Standox is a world leader in automotive paint and refinishing products. Repairs come with a lifetime warranty. Rental cars are available through Enterprise. Precision Auto Body specializes in PDR (paintless dent repair) and hail repair, an important service to offer here in Colorado. They offer complete detailing services, clear bras and window tinting, too.
Precision Auto Body has many repeat customers. They focus on quality not quantity. Each of the commissioned bodymen in the shop can handle every type of job, no matter how small or big. Jason keeps a close eye on the shop’s average cycle time and quality of the work.
Stop by Precision Auto Body during March to enter the Mom & Pop Business Month drawing for a chance to win the $500 Visa Debit Card. No purchase is necessary to enter and the winner will be notified by phone on March 29, 2017.