(815 ILCS 308/50)
Consumer disclosures; required signs.
Every motor vehicle repair
post in a prominent place on the business premises one or more signs, readily
visible to customers,
in the following form:
YOUR CUSTOMER RIGHTS. UNLESS THE FACILITY PROVIDES A FIRM PRICE
QUOTATION, YOU ARE ENTITLED BY LAW TO:
1. A WRITTEN ESTIMATE FOR REPAIRS THAT WILL COST MORE THAN $100 UNLESS
ABSENT FACE-TO-FACE CONTACT (SEE ITEM 3 BELOW).
2. AUTHORIZE ORALLY OR IN WRITING ANY REPAIRS THAT EXCEED THE
ESTIMATED TOTAL PRE-SALES-TAX COST BY MORE THAN 10% OR THAT EXCEED
THE LIMITED PRICE ESTIMATE.
3. AUTHORIZE ANY REPAIRS ORALLY OR IN WRITING IF YOUR MOTOR VEHICLE IS LEFT
WITH THE COLLISION REPAIR FACILITY WITHOUT FACE-TO-FACE CONTACT
BETWEEN YOU AND THE COLLISION REPAIR FACILITY PERSONNEL.
IF YOU HAVE AUTHORIZED A REPAIR IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE ABOVE
INFORMATION, YOU ARE REQUIRED TO PAY FOR THE COSTS OF THE REPAIR PRIOR
TO TAKING THE VEHICLE FROM THE PREMISES.
The first line of each sign shall be in letters not less than 1.5 inches in
height, and the
remaining lines shall be in letters not less than 0.5 inch in height.
(Source: P.A. 95-331, eff. 8-21-07.)