Editor’s Note: Each week, Waikem Fixed Ops Director David Sams gives you his service tips of the week. This week David teaches you about Synthetic Oils. Visit our service department to learn more about the Waikem Auto Family.
Service Tip of the Week: Synthetic Oil FAQ
I hear a lot about synthetic oil. Is it what I should use? Is it worth the extra expense?
Synthetic oil has several applications. Those include high heat and high load conditions. Several categories of oil configurations exist.
Wiper Blades should be your best friend, but are often your worst enemy. This week, David Sams discusses the importance of wiper blade and windshield maintenance.
Editor’s Note: This is the first in a new weekly series on the Waikem blog covering service tips from our Fixed Ops Director David Sams. This week David talks about the importance of good wiper blades.
The weather is beginning to break and warm air is sneaking in. With a change in temperature comes a need for routine vehicle maintenance and preparation. While a lot of focus is put onto winterizing your car, summer doesn’t always get the same treatment
Readers of the Canton Repository chose the Waikem Auto Family as the best Automotive Service Department and the area’s Best Employer.
The Waikem Auto Family Service Departments pride themselves in having the area’s best service. We do all repairs, big or small at our seven new car franchises — Mitsubishi, Hyundai, Kia, Honda, Subaru, Ford and Nissan. But we will service all makes and models at any Lincoln Way Auto Mile Service Department.
Memorial Day is more than just a 3 day weekend or the official start of summer. Memorial Day was first observed in May 1868. Then known as Decoration Day, it was marked as a day to decorate the graves of the war dead with flowers.
The modern Memorial Day is a day to remember the men and women who died while serving. It shouldn’t be confused with Veterans Day, which is a day to celebrate the service of all U.S. Military Veterans, living or dead.
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and Memorial Day Organization says there are many ways to properly observe Memorial Day:
Brian Solenthaler of American Honda attended the ceremony, and told the service department that Elite Service designation is given to Honda Service Departments who score high on customer satisfaction surveys. Waikem Honda Service Department received top scores for Time to Complete Service, Customer Service, and Customer Satisfaction.
Sights like this are all too common in Stark County, as it has the most deer related accidents. The Waikem Auto Body and Collision Center is part of the largest dealership in Stark County and will repair all cars with deer related accidents.
Be careful when hitting the road this month.
November is the peak month for deer versus car collisions, and Stark County is the most likely places for a deer versus car accidents.
According to data from State Farm Insurance and the Ohio State Highway Patrol, there were more deer crashes in Stark County than any other county in Ohio in 2011.
Also, November has the most deer/car collsions. State Farm says that more than 18% of deer accidents happen in November, with October and December the next most dangerous months, respectively.
The departments received the “Diamond Quality Management Awards Tuesday. These awards recognize their “Outstanding Achievement of Customer Satisfaction Standards, Performance Objectives and Employee Training Certification.”