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Illinois Dealer recommendation ??

Discussion in 'Boss Plows Discussion' started by scottL, Mar 9, 2007.

  1. scottL

    scottL PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,613

    I've got a new truck on order and am looking into prices on plows. I was wondering if anyone knows a good and talented dealer in upper Illinois? ( Looking for quality install )

    I've checked out the Boss website for dealers but, nothing rings a bell.

  2. Vinnie

    Vinnie Senior Member
    Messages: 156

    Check these guys out . I bought my fisher plow from them and they were great to deal with.

    1481 West Boughton Road
    Bolingbrook, IL 60440

    Phone: (630) 759-6813

  3. scottL

    scottL PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,613

    Thanks Vinnie. I called Wallace and they do not sell Boss.
  4. weeman97

    weeman97 Senior Member
    Messages: 376

    CPW central parts warehouse is in tinley park. they carry boss and do great work. thats who did my install for my fisher.
  5. NoFearDeere

    NoFearDeere PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,724

    AMES Auto Marine Electrical Service
    1237 S. Adams Ave.
    Freeport, IL 61032
    (815) 235-4894

    Awesome work, best installs I have ever seen on any plow trucks, about 80 miles west of Chicago, well worth the drive. :)
  6. scottL

    scottL PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,613

    Thanks Guys! That gives me some options. ( Although, none are real close to west chicago, il )
  7. Midwest BuildIt Inc

    Midwest BuildIt Inc PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,280

    Tim wallace doesn't do boss.:cry: Close
    CPW ok but a long drive,,prsport
    So your last option is,,

    Monroe truck Equipment in Joliet..
    They are on speed dial 815-727-3134:redbounce
  8. stroker79

    stroker79 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,802

    honestly, check out the boss site. they have a dealer section and I know there is one in bartlett, palatine, des plaines mchenry. You can also call Boss and they will refer you to a dealer. my computer was down once so i could not look up the dealer info, I just called Boss and they were super nice and refered me. Good luck!!
  9. Bobby Blaze

    Bobby Blaze Member
    Messages: 92

    I know of 1 that might be a little closer hes on rt83 and archer ave in lemont called team truck sales,unless you feel like driving out to joliet,theres monroe truck equiptment.
  10. scottL

    scottL PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,613

    Boss website does have their dealers listed. However, I have no reference point for any of them listed and a few seem like car rental or small tune up shops. I think Monroe in Joliet was the only one that caught my eye but, their facility didn't give me the impression they would do a very clean job. ( I've got an order for the new Chevy HD and given how trucks are built these days I was really looking for someone who can make the cuts in the nose look clean )
  11. Bobby Blaze

    Bobby Blaze Member
    Messages: 92

    monroe does alot of dealer work as well as for just about every municipality in the state.
  12. NoFearDeere

    NoFearDeere PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,724

    Im telling you go to AMES here in Freeport. He doesnt make cuts unless he really has to and as far as plugs go, they're not just hanging out of the grille or anything. They are mounted to a special plate so it looks like a little cleaner install. Well worth the 1.5 hour drive.
  13. scottL

    scottL PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,613

    Thanks PopO - I will give them a call today or tomorrow. Right now I'm pricing and narrowing down. Still hoping to have a build date shortly ... and Thanks!
  14. dieseld

    dieseld Senior Member
    from 90210
    Messages: 634

    Wauconda Car Care sells and installs BOSS