How We Started:

In 2008 CEO Eric Schildkraut started building police cars for a local department. Since then Eric has successfully opened his first shop located in Wauconda, IL and grew his business into what it is today. Now located in Volo, IL, SAE Customs continues to offer the most pristine police, fire, security and civilian automotive installations in Northern Illinois. Visit our Testimonials Page to see what our past and current customers have to say!

What We Do:

In short, SAE Customs offers upfitting for police, fire, public works, and also civilian vehicles such as plow trucks. We equip the vehicle with warning lighting, computers, camera systems, radios, bed slides, and any other custom work you can think of. We even install remote starts!

Remote Starts & Alarms

In addition to installing the items listed above, we also specialize in remote starters. With our competitive pricing, you will not be disappointed in what we can offer you. We also install car alarms, stereos, GPS systems, and more! Click HERE for more info on our remote start and alarm pricing.