The Complete Job with the Personal Touch


Welcome to Harv’s Auto Body Repair

Getting into a car wreck or having a damaged vehicle can be a stressful experience. Add the frustration, aggravation, and challenges associated with collision repairs, mainly dealing with insurance companies.

That’s why, at Harv’s Auto Body Repair in Iowa City, IA, we strive to make the repair process as smooth and hassle-free as possible. Since 1982, we have demonstrated an unwavering commitment to transforming the auto body and collision repair industry one vehicle at a time.

Trust our team to work with you every step of the way to have your vehicle repaired quickly and efficiently. Harv’s Auto Body Repair covers everything from collision repairs to detailing to custom bodywork.

At Harv’s, We Simplify the Process


Stop by the shop or schedule an appointment anytime during our hours of operation, M-F: 8 AM - 5 PM.


We document the damage and provide you with a comprehensive estimate and detailed repair plan.


We work with you to provide quick and efficient repairs that work best with your busy schedule.

Restore Your Vehicle to Pre-Collision Condition

At Harv’s Auto Body Repair, we are passionate about restoring your vehicle to its pre-collision condition. No matter the damage your vehicle has sustained, our team has the skills, tools, and expertise to do the job right.

Auto Body & Collision Repairs:

Involves repairing and restoring a damaged vehicle back to its pre-accident condition by repairing or replacing damaged parts and repainting the affected areas to match the rest of the vehicle.

Paintless Dent Repair (PDR):

A technique used to remove minor dents and dings from the body of a vehicle without the need for traditional bodywork methods like sanding, filling, and repainting.

Auto Glass & Windshield Replacement:

Replacing a damaged or broken windshield or window glass with a new one to ensure the safety of the driver and passengers while on the road.

Painting & Custom Body Work:

Enhancing the appearance of a vehicle through custom paint jobs, body kits, and other modifications that can make the car stand out from the crowd.

Auto Detailing:

A process of deep cleaning and restoring a vehicle’s interior and exterior to its original condition. It includes washing, waxing, polishing, and vacuuming the vehicle’s interior.

We also do a range of other major and minor services to help keep your vehicle looking at its best, including hail damage repair, deer hit damage repair, car painting and color matching, refinishing, and more

About Us

Harv’s Auto Body Repair

Harv’s Auto Body Repair has been family owned and operated and serving Iowa City for over 40 years.

Harv’s Auto Body Repair was opened in 1982 by Harv. While working as a shop manager, he realized how he wanted to improve and decided to open his own shop. After wild success, they expanded and added to the building in 1994.

Since then, Harv’s Auto Body Repair has stayed in the family and continues to meet and exceed the expectations of customers throughout Iowa City and surrounding areas.

We Work Directly with Your Insurance Company

Dealing with insurance can be a pain! The insurance claim process is the most trying part of the car crash repair process.

Nonetheless, it’s your car and your choice! You have ultimate control in deciding who repairs your vehicle. You aren’t required to take your vehicle to a facility the insurance company selects. Nor are you required to travel a great distance to have your damages estimated.

At Harv’s Auto Body Repair, you can get the best-in-class auto body repair services in Iowa City, IA. To ensure the repair process will be hassle-free, we work with several insurance companies, including:

When you choose us for auto wreck and vehicle accident repairs, you can be as involved or uninvolved as you desire. Our seasoned on-site claims handler has the expertise and experience managing collision repair claims. From start to finish, we will gather all the necessary information and submit photo documentation to your insurance company of the vehicle.

Industry-Leading Certifications + Cutting-Edge Equipment

When you bring your vehicle to our auto body shop in Iowa City, IA, you can rest easier knowing the professionals working on your vehicle have the tools and expertise.

Our technicians boast several industry-leading certifications. 
Moreover, we only use the best tools for the job, including aluminum and bronze welding, low-resistance spot welding, PPG paint, and Pro Spot Equipment.

We also partner with Precision Diagnostics for up-to-date software.

I-CAR (Inter-Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair) Certification

The international standard for auto body and collision repair technicians. This is designed to ensure technicians have the knowledge and skills to repair vehicles safely and effectively.

Gold Class Certification

A higher level of certification offered by I-CAR. It indicates a high level of training across several collision repair areas.

Structural Repair Certificate

Specifically focused on the ability of auto body repair technicians to repair structural damage to vehicles.

Revive Your Ride with the Best Auto Body Repair Shop in Iowa City, IA

We are committed to providing our customers with the best collision and auto body services in Iowa City or its surrounding areas. We streamlined the vehicle accident repair process and will make dealing with insurance as easy and seamless as possible.

Moreover, we have a waiting room, a nice showroom to browse, various payment options, and after-hours key dropoff for your convenience. We can also arrange towing services for you if needed.

Stop by our shop at 423 Highland Ave., Iowa City, IA 52240 to get a comprehensive estimate or contact us today to schedule your appointment. Phone: (319) 351-0680