Family Owned and Operated
Our auto body expertise includes glass repair and replacement, auto detailing, automotive refinishing, framework and more. We are family owned and operated and our team has over 20 years of experience, gaining a loyal following in the Big Rapids area. We know the area and we have embraced the people in our community.
If your vehicle is damaged and needs to be repaired by an auto body expert, you can trust the team at JR Customs and Collision. Our expert repairs ensure your safety and make sure you leave happy with your vehicle’s condition. Our team of perfectionists takes pride in the work it does and double checks for correctness from the beginning of the job to the end.
Jason Rehkopf is the owner and operator of JR Customs and Collision. He has lived in Big Rapids his entire life. Jason started working in the auto body industry in 1994. Throughout his career, he has continuously taken educational classes to further his auto repair skills and make a name for himself in the auto body industry.
Larry Buffin’s career in the auto body industry started at Brinks Body Shop when he was 15. Larry worked for Brinks Body Shop for seven years. Larry wanted to try something a little different, so he headed to Grand Rapids where he painted semis for a year. After that year, Larry came back and worked at Scott’s Body Shop under owner Scott Taylor for 14 years until Scott sold the body shop. Larry was still employed at Scott’s Body Shop for an additional 14 years.
Taylor Morgan is the Office Administrator at JR Customs and Collision. Taylor has lived in Big Rapids for 20 years and has always taken a liking to cars. Jason noticed her interest in wanting to learn more about how the trade worked. At that point, Jason decided he would start teaching Taylor the basics of auto body repair. Taylor has learned a lot about the trade and is always wanting to learn more