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2012 Edition

national industry 811121

Automotive Body, Paint, and Interior Repair and Maintenance


This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in repairing or customizing automotive vehicles, such as passenger cars, trucks, and vans, and all trailer bodies and interiors; and/or painting automotive vehicles and trailer bodies.

The immediate parent of national industry 811121 is international industry 81112: Automotive Body, Paint, Interior, and Glass Repair

Illustrative Examples

  • Automotive body shops Automotive upholstery shops Automotive paint shops

2012 NAICS Edition Cross References

  • Establishments primarily engaged in:
  • Automotive glass replacement, repair and/or tinting:are classified in U.S. Industry 811122, Automotive Glass Replacement Shops;
  • Manufacturing automotive vehicles and trailers or customizing these vehicles on an assembly-line basis: are classified in Subsector 336, Transportation Equipment Manufacturing; and
  • Motorcycle repair and maintenance services:are classified in Industry 811490, Other Personal and Household Goods Repair and Maintenance.


The NAICS editions in which this code was present are indicated below. In the event that a code was changed from the prior edition the equivalent value in that edition is provided for reference.

Edition Existed Equivalent Value
2002 811121
2007 811121
2012 811121
2017 811121
2022 811121

Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Mappings

  1. 7532 - Top, Body, and Upholstery Repair Shops and Paint Shops

Insurance Industry Mappings

The US Property and Casualty Insurance Industry may use the following classification descriptions which might encompass national industry 811121, Automotive Body, Paint, and Interior Repair and Maintenance:

  1. automobile accessory repair not in engine
  2. automobile body and fender repair
  3. automobile body paint shop
  4. automobile body repair
  5. automobile body repair and painting service
  6. automobile body shop
  7. automobile bumper repair
  8. automobile or truck body repair and painting
  9. automobile or truck body repair and painting all e
  10. automobile or truck repair facility
  11. automobile or truck repair facility no retail gasoline
  12. automobile or truck repair facility no retail gasoline sale
  13. automobile painting shop
  14. automobile paintless dent repair service
  15. automobile repair garage specializing in heavy or specialty commercial vehicle
  16. automobile repair or service shop glass installation no towing
  17. automobile repair or service shop not otherwise classified
  18. automobile repair sale or service agency truck or trailer body repair and
  19. automobile seat cover installation and or seat upholstery
  20. automobile top installation fabric or vinyl
  21. automobile trim shop
  22. automobile truck or trailer body repair
  23. automobile truck or van conversion or customizing al
  24. automobile upholstery installation or repair
  25. automobile van conversion or customizing
  26. automobile van conversion or customizing ca
  27. automotive body paint and interior repair and maintenance
  28. automotive body paint interior and glass repair
  29. automotive repair and maintenance
  30. body and paint shop car pandd only
  31. body and paint shop truck pandd only
  32. dent removal automotive
  33. fender repair automobile
  34. other service except public administration
  35. paint automobile body shop
  36. painting automobile or carriage body
  37. painting automobile or truck body including incidental
  38. painting automotive
  39. painting shop only
  40. repair and maintenance
  41. sandblasting mobile equipment
  42. top body and upholstery repair shop and paint shop
  43. upholstery
  44. upholstery not otherwise classified
  45. upholstery shop automotive
  46. upholstery this classification shall not be used for division of payroll in connection with any other classification other than the standard exception general exclusion or in connection with classification 2812 cabinet manufacturing wood unless the opera
  47. upholstery work
  48. van conversion or customizing


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