80 Years of Combined Collision Repair Experience

About 1st Class Auto Body

Owned and operated by Joel Nunnikhoven, 1st Class Auto Body is Bellingham’s premier factory-certified collision repair facility.

Showcasing state-of-the-art equipment and tooling, a passion for excellence and quality workmanship, our technicians bring 80 years of combined industry experience.


The 1st Class Auto Body Team


Highly trained and certified, technicians receive ongoing training with I-Car. We are proud to be endorsed by original equipment manufacturers, and our repairs always abide by the standards they mandate. We look forward to serving the Bellingham community and getting your car back to first class condition!



1st Class Auto Body is a Certified Collision Repair Provider for Major Vehicle Manufacturers.

We are proud to be certified and endorsed by major vehicle brands such as Nissan, Subaru, Ford, and more. This endorsement gives us the ability to repair guidelines set by the manufacturers’ original standards.  

1st Class Auto body has been the premier auto body shop in Bellingham with our two locations on Pacific Highway and Queen Street. We are very proud to bring our over 80 years of experience and quality to Arlington.  

Our Locations

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4092 Pacific Highway
2145 Queen St
6021 199th St NE – Arlington
258 N Hill Blvd – Burlington
135 E Hill St – Monroe

Our Locations

The 1st Class Advantage

  • Lifetime Warranty On All Repair Work

  • No Appointment Necessary for Estimates
  • All Makes and Models

  • Accepting All Insurance Carriers

  • State-of-the-Art Collision Repair Facilities and Equipment

About 1st Class Auto Body Bellingham
  • Enterprise Rental Cars On-Site

  • Over-Sized Paint Booth For Sprinter Vans

  • I-CAR Trained & Certified Staff – I-CAR Gold Class Facility

  • Free Shuttle Service

  • Certified for Collision Repair by Major Manufacturers

About 1st Class Auto Body Bellingham