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Elyria Collision Center


Lorain County’s Number-One Collision Repair Center

Elyria, Ohio, is home to the number-one collision repair shop in Lorain County, D&S Automotive. If your car needs repairs after an accident, or just small cosmetic repairs like dings or dents, D&S can handle all of your auto body needs. We handle all aspects of body work, right down to windshield repair and replacement.

At this time, we do not provide collision repair or body work for Tesla vehicles—those services can be found at our Mentor location only.

Contact D&S Automotive in Elyria today and find out why we are a Progressive Insurance Preferred Body Shop and Lorain County’s top choice for auto body repair and accessory installation. We also service Hambden for collision repairs!


Phone:(440) 366-5696
Address: 747 Sugar Ln, Elyria, OH 44035
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Mon – Fri: 8:00am – 5:30pm
Sat, Sun: CLOSED
* Special appointments available upon request Saturday and Sunday


Premier Auto Body Repair Services

D&S Automotive understands the collision repair needs of Lorain County. Elyria is growing, and you need a body shop that can keep up with the growing demand for collision repair in your town. Our Elyria auto collision center knows how stressful getting into a car accident can be, and our job is to make it as easy as possible to get your vehicle taken care of so you can focus on getting things back to normal. We offer the most comprehensive collision repair service in Northeast Ohio, including features like:


Need a tow following an accident? Give us a call and we’ll help you get your vehicle to our Mentor Collision Repair Center. Need a tow and we’re closed? Call 440-255-6460 for help. Simply tell the driver you need your vehicle taken to D&S Automotive, and we’ll handle the rest. Day or night. Whenever you are in need.


Don’t have time to drop off your vehicle, following an accident? Give us a call. We’ll arrange one of our team members to pick it up. Whether you’re at home, work, or even the mall, we’ll come to you at no extra cost. After your vehicle has been repaired, we can deliver it back to you. All we request is that you meet your deductible first.

*Must be within 15 miles of our Collision Center


Have a standing reservation with Enterprise? We can bring your rental to you or have it ready to pick up when you drop off your vehicle. Don’t have one? Let us know and we can arrange it for you.


Express Drop-Off is as easy as it sounds. First, call to schedule a drop-off appointment. Then, when you bring your car in, we’ll have your paperwork and a rental vehicle waiting for you. Just sign a few papers and off you go.

Meet the Collision Center Manager

Ray is the manager of our Elyria Collision Center. Ray leads the Elyria team with veteran estimating experience and a passion for the industry. While he understands that no one wants to find themselves needing our services, he is happy to help however he can by providing service or advice.


Get to know the Team
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D&S is located off Hwy 57 and 10 in Elyria, easily accessible and right in the middle of town. We service all of Lorain County and can access your vehicle no matter where you are. Our Lorain County location offers features like:

  • Close relationship with insurance companies to aid in claim process
  • Experienced with most car brands such as Chevrolet, Ford, Toyota, Honda, Dodge, Jeep, Nissan, Hyundai, and more!
  • Expert Body Repairs and Refinishing that include Frame and Unibody Repairs and Mechanical Suspension Repairs and Alignment
  • State-of-the-Art equipment
  • I-CAR and ASE Certified repair team
  • PPG computerized color matching system for a perfect color match
  • Onsite Rental Cars; also located less than a mile from Enterprise
  • Available pickup and delivery of vehicles for customers at their home or workplace
  • After Hours Dropbox
  • Clean and comfortable waiting area with refreshments, restrooms, and Wi-Fi
  • ADA compliant and accessible
  • Progressive Insurance Preferred Body Shop
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victor mcintyrevictor mcintyre
13:24 15 Jun 23
Ken BraggKen Bragg
02:23 18 Apr 23
Donald DiDomenicoDonald DiDomenico
02:37 31 Mar 23
Always willing to help and delightfully pleased with the quality and appearance of the repair work they do. Professionals in repairing damaged vehicles.
James MarshJames Marsh
05:35 09 Mar 23
They did my Chevy
Traci BurnsTraci Burns
23:01 17 Jan 23
Quality work. Quick turnaround. Staff is always professional. The only body shop I will use.
Sophie PSophie P
15:11 01 Dec 22
Have used Smitty’s twice for collision repair, their customer service is great and when I picked up my car today it felt brand new
Shelly DavisShelly Davis
03:26 23 Apr 22
Great service, very professional, fast shipping for the parts, and did the job on time. Appreciate the hard work, and love the new bumper...car came out clean and shiny...Thank You Smittys Car Craft!!!