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Family Owned & Operated Since 1959

San Diego and East County's Best Value
in Auto Body Paint and Collision Repair Since 1959

Exceptional Auto Body & Vehicle Painting Services, Lakeside, CA

At Gene Townsend Auto Body and Paint, we have more than five decades of experience providing our Lakeside clients with exceptional auto body and vehicle painting services for cars of all makes and models. We are committed to flawless workmanship, fair pricing, honest business practices, and above-and-beyond service. Over the years, we have earned thousands of satisfied customers who have learned they can rely on us for a wide range of auto body and related services. And, because we maintain very strict quality control procedures, we are able to ensure that all of our auto body and paint services meet with the highest of industry standards.

As a full-service auto body and paint shop, Gene Townsend Auto Body and Paint offers all of the following services to our residential and commercial clients in Lakeside:

  • Auto Body Repair
  • Bumper Repair & Replacement
  • Collision Repair
  • Custom Vehicle Modification
  • Dashboard Repair
  • Ding & Dent Repair
  • Frame Straightening
  • Glass & Windshield Replacement
  • Mechanical Repair
  • Paint Scratch Correction
  • Upholstery Repair
  • Vehicle Painting
  • Vehicle Restoration
  • Wheel & Tire Repair

These services are performed by our team of highly experienced auto body technicians, some of whom have been with us for over 10 years. Their one goal is to make our clients in Lakeside happy by providing superior and long-lasting results on all of our auto body repair and painting services. Moreover, for vehicle repairs that lie outside of our scope, we contract only the most qualified outside experts who are similarly committed to service, quality, and safety. As a result, we frequently receive 5-star reviews on Yelp, are approved for direct collision repair by most major insurance companies, and enjoy an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau (BBB).

Call Gene Townsend Auto Body and Paint for all of your auto body and vehicle painting needs in Lakeside. We serve the larger San Diego and East County area, and are fully licensed, bonded, and insured. We're also certified by the Inter-Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair (I-CAR). Plus, as a family owned and operated business, we stake our reputation on each and every car we work on.

Additional Reasons to Choose Us for Auto Body and Paint Services, Lakeside, CA

Gene Townsend Auto Body and Paint offer our customers in Lakeside a very smooth auto body and vehicle painting process. Our customers enjoy a number of conveniences, such as:

  • After-Hour Vehicle Dropoffs
  • Complimentary Shuttles
  • Courtesy Car Washes
  • Free Preliminary Estimates
  • On-Site Rental Assistance
  • Stress-Free Insurance Coordination
  • Tow Truck Referrals

We also make sure our clients enjoy worry-free auto body repairs as we warranty all of our auto body workmanship and use quality automotive paints that are covered by a lifetime manufacturer guarantee. So whether you need minor or major auto body services in Lakeside, give us a call at (619) 442-8807. We are open Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm, and on Saturdays from 8am to 12pm.

Auto Body & Vehicle Painting Services - Lakeside

Auto Body Services, Lakeside, CA

When Lakeside clients want expert auto body services at reasonable rates, they choose Geen Townsend Auto Body and Paint. That's because we have over 50 years of experience meeting the auto body needs of thousands of customers in Lakeside and beyond. We are I-CAR-certified and thoroughly trained in the industry's latest auto body techniques and tools. For example, we are able to straighten vehicle frames and match vehicle colors with close-to-perfect levels of accuracy by using state-of-the-art measuring systems. Moreover, our advanced technologies allow us to take the guesswork out of our auto body repairs, ensuring we provide customers with completely transparent business practices. Call us today and learn more about why we are the premier choice for auto body services and repairs in Lakeside.

Interior/Exterior Collision Repair, Lakeside, CA

As an I-CAR-certified collision repair facility, we offer Lakeside's best value in interior and exterior collision repairs. We routinely undergo I-CAR trainings and stay up to date with the latest collision repair equipment, such as frame machines, computerized paint matching systems, frame measuring tools, and more, to ensure our collision repairs meet the highest standards for quality and safety. As a result, we are able to restore Lakeside cars of every make and model to pre-collision condition, while keeping costs and inconvenience to a minimum. Call today for all-in-one collision repairs, including bumper-to-bumper auto body repairs, frame adjustments, glass and windshield replacement, mechanical repair, upholstery repair, wheel and tire repair, and more. We are approved for direct repair by most major insurance companies.

According to California's Insurance Code, you have the right to choose any auto body repair shop to perform your collision repairs.

Bumper Repair and Bumper Replacement, Lakeside, CA

Bumper damage can range from small dents, punctures, cracks, and scratches to those that are beyond repair and require replacement. As such, it isn't until you visit an auto body show that you learn whether or not your bumper repair will meet your deductible. For this reason, we offer free, upfront estimates, and do our very best to offer our Lakeside customers a number of affordable options. We are approved for direct repair by most major insurance companies, and work with customers paying out of pocket to come up with cost-effective bumper repair solutions that are in their best interests. We work on both plastic and metal bumpers, and use computerized color-matching to get the right paint color. Call today for bumper repair and replacement services. We offer free shuttle services to and from anywhere in Lakeside.

Vehicle Painting Services, Lakeside, CA

Gene Townsend Auto Body and Paint has been providing its expert vehicle painting services to those in Lakeside since 1959. With our extensive industry knowledge and top-quality paints from Spies Hecker, we deliver beautiful, professional paint finishes with every car we work on. Lakeside customers can count on us for automotive paint services that include computerized color matching, priming, masking, sanding, polishing, drying, curing, and finishing. We even offer professional-grade paint finishes for vehicles entering car shows and other events. Plus, our paint work is competitively priced, and the paints themselves are backed by a lifetime warranty. Call us today to upgrade your vehicle's appearance or correct paint damage caused by auto collisions, sharp objects, rough roads, rust, corrosion, and environmental conditions.

Classic Car Restoration, Lakeside

Whether you have an upcoming car show, film shoot, race, car exhibit, or special event, our car restorations are sure to perfectly meet your expectations. We start with a thorough discussion of your car restoration needs in Lakeside. This discussion covers your goals as well as any budget and scheduling concerns. We'll want to make sure that we are able to meet your expectations before we begin because we limit the number of cars we will restore at any one time. Our restorations can be as intensive as you need them to be, from detailing and paint work to getting your classic car ready to compete in prominent car shows. We've been performing classic car restorations since 1959 and have the knowledge and expertise to achieve award-winning restorations for vehicles of all makes and models. In fact, our owner has been restoring Corvettes, imports, and other classic cars since the age of 16, and has a stellar reputation spanning as far as Las Vegas and San Francisco. So for all of your car restoration needs in Lakeside, call Gene Townsend Auto Body and Paint today.

*Note: We also offer those in Lakeside custom car modifications, such as body kit applications, spoiler applications, fiberglass modifications, sheetmetal modifications, custom paint jobs, and more. Call today to learn more.
Gene Townsend Auto Body and Paint Lakeside - 92040, California
Area code (619)
Trusted Auto Body Shop BBB Certified Auto Body Company

Other Services

  • Plastic / dash repair
  • Stereo replacement or repair
  • Upholstery repair
  • Exhaust replacement or repair
  • Tire and wheel replacement
  • Glass & windshield replacement
  • Mechanical repairs

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"I just want to thank Gene and David for the care and workmanship that was given to my family on our '85 El Camino! It's the little things that count most. This car has been in our family for 25 years and will be handed down to my sons. Again, thanks to all who took part.

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