Seppala's Body Shop & Restoration is located at 645 Douglas St. N.W. Grand Rapids, MI 49504 for the last 38 years. 

We opened in 1978 and specialize in auto collision, and antique to classic restorations. 

From our first day of operation, the Seppala family has always believed in "Quality With Pride Of Workmanship" as their "First Priority With The Belief Of Taking Care Of Their Customers First."  Even when it is a customer paying the bill or if it is insurance claim work.  It Is All About What Our Customer Needs First.  Because "they are the ones who are actually paying the bill and signing the authorization for the repairs."

Proprietor, Tom Seppala started his career with a small shop on Prairie St. S.W. Grandville, MI while working for Borgman Ford and earned his degree from Ferris State in Auto Body Repairs/Restorations and Business.

The Seppala Family insists on using American Based BASF Glassurit and Martin Senior'  Paint Corporations paint systems within their Paint mixing room with their own mixing system in house.  To produce showroom quality finishes for their customers vehicle that have been in collisions with another car/truck/deer, or in the store parking lots. 

Seppala's can do it all.  With Tom Seppala's 40 plus years experience in Auto/Truck Collisions you can rest assured with their in house full frame and  Uni-body repair equipment.  Plus, in house 4 wheel alignments and suspension work with their "Snap On Tools" Lift N Rack System.

Tom Seppala has gained respect from the restoration community with restorations from Model A's to the era of "1970's to the 1980's Muscle Cars" as well.  with customers taking first and second place awards in the shows they enter.

The Seppala has invested a great deal into their business which is centrally located near downtown and all major highways around Grand Rapids, Michigan. 

Seppala's Body Shop & Restoration is a  "State Of Michigan  Registered and Licensed Auto Repair Facility", they have "I-Car Certification"  by the insurance companies and  Seppala's guaranties their repairs, and parts used too.



Seppala's Body Shop & Restoration

645 Douglas St. N.W. Grand Rapids, MI 49504   Call:  616-459-1945


October-May Office Hours:  8-5 Monday through Friday, Sat. By Appointment Only

June-September Office Hours:  Tuesday through Friday 8-5 Sat. By Appointment Only


Celebrating Over 40 Years Of Quality With Pride Of Workmanship Since 1978