​Your One-stop Crystal Lake Auto Repair Specialists

Full-Service Auto & Truck Repair Center in Crystal Lake, Illinois

At Top Notch Automotive

We offer great service.

As a family owned and operated Top Notch Automotive, we truly care about the level of customer service we provide. We promise that you’ll find friendly faces and competitive prices at our Crystal Lake based auto repair shop! It’s the Top Notch Automotive Difference – the friendly smile, the right diagnosis, quality parts and repairs…all at a fair price.

Whether you’re here for routine maintenance or an unexpected repair, you’ll find that our service is truly top notch. Our ASE Certified Technicians, who utilize the latest diagnostic equipment and the highest quality parts and fluids, can service all makes and models of cars, trucks and SUVS.

I look forward to seeing you soon while serving your auto repair needs! To schedule an appointment call our friendly Manager Steve at (815) 526-3626 or complete our online form.

Owen Buchanan
Top Notch Automotive Owner

Automotive Repair Services

We service all makes and models of cars, trucks and SUVS.

Oil Changes

Tires & Alignments



Steering & Suspension

Engine Repair & Replacement

Brake Service

Radiator/Cooling Systems

Preventative Maintenance

Air Conditioning

Engine & Electrical Diagnostics


Top Notch Automotive Loaner Car Program

Here at Top Notch Automotive, we believe that nothing should interrupt your day even if your car is being fixed. Our loaner car service is one of the best in the county. While your car gets all the care it deserves at our shop, you can complete all that’s in your day’s to-do list.

Our four-car fleet is ready to take you wherever you want to go. All you need to do is have a car that is in repair with us.

To learn more about our loaner program click here, or to schedule an appointment and reserve a loaner car, call (815) 526-3626.

We Make Our Customers Happy

Brandon Camp
Brandon Camp
Professional and keeps in communication with any problems that come up while under repair
Shanna K
Shanna K
This place was amazing and understood my first main concern and that was passing the emissions test. They checked out what needed to be done and helped get my car to pass. The first place I went to didn't even listen to my concerns with that. So that's why I decided to check out a local family friendly place. They're honest and I will be going back to them again with my husband's car repairs that are needed. I will recommend going here for car repairs to anyone who asks and they also were awesome on discounting!
Christine Nichols
Christine Nichols
Great place, knowledgeable & friendly!!
Christine Claussen
Christine Claussen
Friendly staff, warm environment, great work and great snacks!
Staff friendly, clean environment, fast and detailed service. The price is right.
Alexis Ackley
Alexis Ackley
I’ve taken my car to so many different places but Top Notch Auto is by far THE BEST! Everyone I’ve encountered there is so kind and helpful. This place goes above and beyond and the prices are very reasonable. This is the only place I’ll be taking my car from now on!

Nationwide Peace of Mind® Warranty

NAPA AutoCare Peace of Mind® Warranty.

Covers Parts and Labor on Qualifying Repairs and Services for 36 Months/36,000 Miles.