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Monthly Archives: September 2016

3 Reasons you should think about going electric

3 Reasons you should think about going electric

Lets start with a blindingly obvious statement, pollution is getting out of hand and whilst it might not directly affect our lifetimes, it will have major implications on our future generations. Limiting CO2 emissions would be a step in the right direction for this world. Electric cars will by no means “save the world” alone, but it’s a start to helping address these pollution issues. Here we look at 3 great reasons you should really think about going electric on your next vehicle and help save the world!!! Reason 1 – Electric cars are becoming “cool” Not so long ago options to buy an electric car were what you could say, limited! Now, all the major car companies are investing heavily in electric car technology and that is leaving us (the buyer) with much cooler options to choose from. Electric cars like the ones you see here are now fun to look at, exciting and incredibly powerful. Pictured: Tesla P90D and its absurd ludicrous mod ... read more

Everything you need to know on Shocks and Struts.

Everything you need to know on Shocks and Struts.

You may or may not have seen our annual offer to do with replacing your shocks and struts for a special offer price during the two months of September and October. But what exactly are shocks and struts? And how do they help with your vehicle? And when should I be looking to replace them? Hopefully, this little piece will answer all your questions or at least educate you on the importance of this car maintenance issue. Lets start with the “WHAT” part. To put things in the simplest terms possible, shocks and struts help keep your vehicles tires in contact with the road. That sounds pretty important, right? They help make your ride more comfortable so there is less jumping around when travelling on these bumpy Arizona back roads and your ride is as smooth as possible. They are also key components in the safe handling of your vehicle. They maintain the vertical loads placed upon the tires that ensure the tires stay in constant contact with the road while helping to maintain a ... read more

Wilhelm Automotive in Ratchet + Wrench

Wilhelm Automotive in Ratchet + Wrench

  Wilhelm Automotive was again recently featured in well known auto magazine, Ratchet + Wrench. The feature gives an insight of what goes on behind closed doors in the Marketing department for all 7 of our locations.   It is  called, “Mindful marketing” and the whole article can be found on the link here: http://www.ratchetandwrench.com/RatchetWrench/September-2016/Mindful-Marketing/;   We here at Wilhelm Automotive are extremely proud to be featured in the nation's leading source for complete auto care coverage, and hope that the article provides some interesting insight to our business

Rewarding the Customer

Rewarding the Customer

  Want more from auto repair? We are read to REWARD you for your loyalty. Ever feel like the experience of getting your car repaired is only beneficial for one party? Here at Wilhelm its important we look to take care of our customers and great customer service has always been a core component of what we have built over the past 88 years of service. If you are a regular customer, you may have already received one of our Customer Rewards program packets. If not, next time you come into any of our stores, ask about all the benefits this program has for YOU. It is vitally important to build a relationship between a trusty repair shop and yourself. These guys are working on your vehicle a few times a year, which is vital to your daily life and getting where you need to be. Creating a relationship can be done in many ways. Building trust being the key factor. With this trust we want to our customers something back. That is why we partnered up with Pit Crew Rewards program to give our ... read more