About Our Company

Established in 1946.

Al Walen was the founder of Vista Body Shop Inc. He started repairing planes from WWII in England, then coming home to work for a Hudson dealership then risking going on his own. We have always kept the same values and integrity he installed on his descendants. We have been a family business ever since. We do auto body repair and painting for all makes and models. We also do free estimates!!!

  Satisfaction is our top priority
  Professionalism is at the core of our business
  Quality counts, customer satisfaction guaranteed



Our Goals

We aim to continuously exceed the expectations of our client and to deliver quality collision repair & custom paint services to the Salem, OR Area.


Building long-term customer relationships founded on high quality performance is the cornerstone of our business. Why should you settle for anything less?


Our technicians are fully trained and educated in providing a safe and friendly working environment.