At Tom Palermo’s Crash 1 Automotive you will receive the finest quality auto body repairs, completed in a timely fashion.

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Tom Palermo’s Crash 1 Collision Center "You have a Friend in the Business"

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Since 1995, Tom Palermo’s Crash1 has been taking care of your collision repair needs in Crystal Lake. After 35 years in the auto body repair business, Tom Palermo knows exactly how to have a successful collision repair business. He relies on his customer service to say it all. Customer Service is what separates Crash One Collision. The most important aspect of our service is to make sure our customers are satisfied with all the auto body repairs and service. Every business process at Crash One Collision Center has an ultra high commitment to delivering complete customer satisfaction.

Being an intricate part of the community is very important to us here at Crash 1. Our customer driven philosophy is our number one service tool. We believe we do it faster, better and our guarantee is second to none. So go ahead, play hard, drive fast and we will be waiting!!



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“We understand how much everyone depends on their transportation. Daily routines are interrupted. Getting to work, getting the kids to their activities, and often reducing a household to one vehicle makes already busy lives even more complicated. We’re all about reducing stress and returning your vehicle in a timely manner so you can resume your lifestyle,” says Tom.



Our Chicago area Auto Body Shop proudly serves the entire Cary,Crystal Lake IL, Algonquin, Lake in the Hills, Island Lake, McHenry and Woodstock IL region.


Directions to Tom Palermo´s Crash 1
5323 Northwest Highway
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Phone: (815) 455-7779
Fax: (815) 455-9744


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