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.

August 3

Fun, Philanthropy and a Chance to Win $5,000

Schaefer Autobody Centers is honored to give back to the communities we serve. Our largest annual event, the David Ian Charity Golf Tournament, benefits patients and their families at St. Louis Children’s Hospital. This year, the golf tournament and popular Helicopter Ball Drop take place on Monday, September 25. Since the tournament’s inception in 2018, […]

August 3

Auto Club of Missouri President Terry Ponchak Tours Schaefer Autobody Centers’ Cutting-Edge Repair Center

On Friday, July 28, 2023, Terry Ponchak, President of Auto Club of Missouri, toured Schaefer Autobody Centers’ collision repair and calibration center in Creve Coeur, Missouri. Ponchak’s operating territory covers eight states, including Missouri. Emphasizing the significance of building strong relationships between insurers and repairers, Terry Ponchak stated, “As the severity and complexity of auto […]

July 28

Schaefer Autobody Recognized Among Top 5 in “America’s Top 50 Health Plans”

Schaefer Autobody Centers has been acknowledged by the Health Rosetta Institute for providing its employees one of “America’s Top 50 Health Plans.” On Tuesday evening, the St. Louis-based collision repairer learned their health plan was named fifth best in the nation. Presently, Schaefer Autobody employs more than 280 team members in Missouri and Illinois. The […]

July 24

Keeping Your Car Shining and Safe under the Sun

With the warm embrace of summer upon us, it’s the perfect time to hit the open road and embark on exciting adventures with your beloved car. However, the scorching sun and summer elements can take a toll on your vehicle’s appearance and performance. To keep your car shining like new and ensure a safe and […]

July 24

Schaefer Autobody Employee Spotlight: Dave F.

July, 2023 Congratulations to Dave F., Mechanic at Schaefer Autobody Centers in Ellisville. He has been selected as employee spotlight for July! Continue reading to learn more about this month’s employee spotlight, Dave. Q: What’s the best concert you’ve ever been to? A: Tracy Adkins Q: What’s one thing that can instantly make your day […]

July 17

Boost Dealership Business via a Partnership with Schaefer Autobody

In the competitive automotive industry, delivering exceptional service and value to customers is crucial for dealerships to thrive. However, managing an on-site collision repair facility can be a daunting task. The effort often diverts valuable time and resources away from the core business of selling and servicing vehicles. That’s where Schaefer Autobody Centers and our […]

July 10

5 Common Car Problems Following a Rear-End Collision

Car accidents can be incredibly stressful and disruptive, especially when they involve a rear-end collision. While the initial impact might seem minor, it can lead to various issues that may go unnoticed at first but manifest later on. Oftentimes, these issues are not fully realized until disassembly. Meaning, it’s often not possible to know the […]

June 26

Dog Days of Summer

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June 24

Schaefer Autobody Employee Spotlight: Jason G.

June, 2023 Congratulations to Jason G., Controller at Schaefer Autobody Centers. He has been selected for June employee spotlight. Continue reading to learn more about this month’s employee spotlight, Jason. Q: If you could have dinner with anyone dead or alive, who would it be and why? A: My mom. She died at age 46, […]

June 19

What If I Keep Driving with the Check Engine Light?

Behind the wheel, we are all heading somewhere. Ideally, we can get to our destination without interruption, but if your check engine light is “on” you will want to investigate. When the check engine light illuminates, it’s indicating that there is a potential problem. Driving with the check engine light on can potentially have various […]