Boost Dealership Business via a Partnership with Schaefer Autobody

By partnering with Schaefer Autobody, automotive dealerships can eliminate the complexities of managing an on-site collision repair facility, allowing you to focus on your core business of selling and servicing vehicles.


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 exclusive partnership opportunities come in.

With Schaefer Autobody’s expertise and commitment to customer satisfaction, a partnership with Schaefer Autobody can bring numerous benefits to automotive dealerships. Multiple dealerships in the St. Louis Metro Area, including Sunset Ford and All Star Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram, have already teamed up with us. In this blog post, we’ll explore how other automotive dealerships can benefit from a partnership with Schaefer Autobody and why it’s a winning proposition.

Relieving the Burden of On-Site Collision Repair

Traditionally, automotive dealerships needed to maintain an on-site collision repair facility to retain 5-star accreditation. However, this approach has recently changed, as onsite collision repair is no longer an accreditation requirement. Therefore, automotive dealerships can now partner with Schaefer Autobody and relieve themselves of the burden of managing an in-house body repairs. By outsourcing collision repairs to Schaefer Autobody, dealerships can focus on their core business and leave the expert collision repair work to a trusted local partner.

Comprehensive Range of Partnership Services

Schaefer Autobody brings more than 37 years of experience and expertise to the table. Our 12 full-service repair centers offer a comprehensive range of high-quality auto body repair services. Current services include collision repair, paintwork, dent removal, towing, fleet services and safety system calibration. With our highly skilled and certified technicians, Schaefer Autobody ensures that customers always receive top-notch craftsmanship and the best possible service.

Pictured below: Satellite offices at Schaefer Autobody at Sunset Ford (left) and Schaefer Autobody at All Star Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram (right). Customers bring their vehicles to the dealerships; then are towed by flatbed truck to a nearby Schaefer Autobody Centers.

State-of-the-Art Facilities for Superior Repairs

Staying at the forefront of industry advancements is crucial in delivering superior quality repairs and efficient turnaround times. Schaefer Autobody’s modern and well-equipped facilities are equipped with the latest tools, technologies and equipment. We continuously invest in our infrastructure to provide state-of-the-art facilities. Every repair job meets or exceeds the industry’s highest standards.

Streamlined Operations and Enhanced Customer Satisfaction

Managing an on-site auto body shop can be complex and time-consuming. By partnering with us, automotive dealerships can streamline their operations and eliminate the challenges and overhead associated with managing an on-site auto body shop. Schaefer Autobody takes care of scheduling appointments, managing parts procurement, handling insurance claims, and more. This allows dealerships to focus on sales and customer satisfaction, ensuring a seamless and satisfactory experience for their customers throughout their vehicle ownership journey.

Increased Revenue Potential through Referral Program

In addition to the operational benefits, partnering with Schaefer Autobody opens up new revenue streams for automotive dealerships. Schaefer Autobody, as a trusted auto body repair provider, receives numerous customer referrals. Through our referral program, we redirect these referrals to our partner dealerships, driving increased foot traffic to the showroom. This increased visibility and customer traffic can significantly enhance the revenue potential for automotive dealerships.

Tailored Services for Specific Needs and Goals

Schaefer Autobody understands that each dealership is unique with specific needs and goals. We are committed to tailoring our services to meet the specific requirements of dealership partners. By collaborating closely with automotive dealerships, Schaefer Autobody can strengthen our partners’ overall value proposition and enhance customers’ satisfaction and loyalty.

Partnering with Schaefer Autobody can bring numerous benefits to automotive dealerships. By relieving the burden of managing an on-site collision repair facility, your dealership can focus on their core business of selling and servicing vehicles. With our expertise, state-of-the-art facilities, streamlined operations and commitment to customer satisfaction, dealerships can elevate their overall value proposition. Through a partnership with Schaefer Autobody, you can increase revenue potential and provide a seamless experience to your customers.

If you’re an automotive dealership looking to take your business to new heights, consider exploring a partnership opportunity with Schaefer Autobody. Contact us today to arrange a meeting and discuss the details and benefits in greater depth. Together, we can drive success and exceed customer expectations in the competitive automotive industry.