Keep up with our blog for the latest car care tips and tricks (and some other fun stuff) from your friends at Schaefer Autobody Centers.

January 6

Is 2017 the Year of the Self-Driving Car?

Short answer is yes. Long answer is, time will tell if it will also be the year of the self-driving car related accident. As car manufacturers and their new self-driving tech take center stage at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show currently happening in Las Vegas, people are flocking to get a glimpse of what the […]

December 28

I Just Had An Accident. Is My Car Safe To Drive?

You’ve just had an accident. Now what? One of the biggest issues people struggle with after an accident is knowing whether or not they can drive their car. Obviously you have some external damage, but how do you know when that damage extends far enough inward to cause mechanical problems as well? And when the […]

December 6

Why Choose a Certified Auto Body Shop?

The benefits of choosing a certified auto body shop don’t just extend to the driver. They also directly benefit the insurance companies representing drivers across the country. When auto body shops obtain relevant certifications they are more prepared to properly care for a wider variety of vehicles made from multiple body materials. This means higher […]

November 22

Car Accidents 101

Trouble on the road doesn’t just come in the form of a car accident. It could happen to any one of us, on any day. That’s why it’s best to always be prepared for any accident, even the smallest ones, so you can get back on the road quickly and get on with your day. […]

October 27

Car Accident Repair Cost Averages

Car accident repair costs are one thing that most of us have had to think about at some point in our lives. One of the additionally scary things about getting into a car accident is not knowing what to expect when it comes to the cost of your car accident repair. Many people are scared […]

October 20

Deer Damage 102

You’ve learned a little bit about the dangers of deer damage in our previous blog, Deer Damage 101. We gave you some advice about ways to avoid or reduce your risk of having a deer related collision including safely using high beams, traveling in the center lanes, and braking safely. Since it’s officially fall again […]

October 12

Schaefer Autobody – Certified in BMW Repair

BMW repair in St. Louis isn’t available at just every auto body shop. As all BMW owners know, when you’ve purchased an amazing, high-performance, and beautifully-designed car like a BMW, you want the absolute best care. That goes for repairs on both the engine and the auto body. The repair technicians at Schaefer Autobody in […]

September 21

Career Opportunities In Our Industry

At Schaefer Autobody, we’re always looking for ways to be a leader in our industry. We recently sponsored a career fair at Enterprise Holdings as a way to help facilitate the growth of young, talented repair technicians and spread the word about the great career opportunities available in our field. A career in the auto […]

August 29

Some of Schaefer Autobody’s Favorite Nonprofits

Schaefer Autobody believes that we have a responsibility to give back to the community we serve. The residents of St. Louis and Columbia are more than just our customers; they’re our neighbors, our friends, and our family. We’re invested in our community, and that investment means the giving of our time and resources to causes […]

August 25

Top 5 Tips To Save Money On Your Auto Body Repairs

Auto body repairs are expensive and if you’ve been in an accident we don’t blame you for wanting to save some money when it comes to your car’s auto body repairs.  Saving a couple hundred dollars could mean a lot to someone’s monthly budget. As far as saving money on your auto body repair goes, […]