Spring is in the air in the Ask Patty Nation, and things are really lighting up with our legions of Certified Female Friendly automotive retailers! Here's a sampling of some of the great things going on out there - if you're near one of these businesses, pay them a visit, and if not, then go to askpattycertifiedfemalefriendly.com to find a location near you!
Lex Brodie's Tire, Brake & Service Company Doing business the Aloha Way has been internationally recognized. Lex Brodie's wins the BBB International Torch Award for Excellence in Customer Care — the FIRST company in the world to ever win this award.
Community Tire Pros & Auto Repair The BEST of the BEST "RANKING AZ 2012" list is out, and Community Tire Pros & Auto Repair, with several locations throughout the Phoenix area, is on the list of the best to do Business with. They want to Thank all the loyal customers who voted for them - and continue to support this wonderful business. Click the link for more information: http://ranking.aznow.biz/
Fiat of Austin and the Girl Scouts of Central Texas have a contest for you! It's Cookie Time - Enter to win a 2012 'THIN MINT' FIAT 500 POP from FIAT of Austin and a one-year supply of Girl Scout cookies! Only open to Texas residents,18 and older. Purchase a $100 ticket for a chance to win one of three fabulous prizes. Follow the link for more information about the give-away and to support the Girl Scouts of Central Texas: http://www.fiatusaofaustin.com/thinmintfiat.htm
Steven Toyota in Harrisonburg, Virginia received the 2011 Toyota President’s Award for the 3rd year in a row. Each year Toy
ota awards its prestigious “President’s Award” to dealerships that demonstrate a superior commitment to maintaining Toyota’s high standards of customer satisfaction. Click for the full article: http://www.pr.com/press-release/397873
Shockley Honda in Frederick, Maryland has joined with Animal Control and U2SA - Uniting to Save Animals - for a Pet Adoption Day on March 10, 2012. They had animals available for adoption, a food drive, a homeless animals awareness program and provided $15 microchips and $10 rabies vaccinations. Save A Life - Adopt A Shelter Animal. Visit Shockley Honda online or in person, or follow the link for more information: http://www.shockleyhonda.com/page/custom/en/Pet_Adoption. Plus - Have you purchased a vehicle from Shockley Honda in February or March? Thursday, March 22nd is their New Car Care Clinic!
Brahler Tire and Lube Centers, with 5 Lube and Service facilities in Springfield, Illinois, are remodeling their lube centers. Check out the new rebates and specials as they make the switch to Valvoline products. Follow them on FaceBook for up-to-the-minute progress and store information. http://www.facebook.com/pages/Brahler-Tire-and-Auto/171048702936000
Potomac Falls Express Lube & Car Wash - March 24, 2012 is Joey Angel's 8th birthday. Guess what he wanted for his birthday? A blood drive to help keep him alive! Joey has Severe Aplastic Anemia and is waiting for a bone marrow transplant. Joey's mother and family friend Pat Wirth, owner of Potomac Falls Express Lube have chosen to try to fulfill his birthday wish. March is Red Cross month, and Wirth is a member of the Loudoun County Leadership Council for the American Red Cross, so it seems a blood drive may be a match made in "heaven" (pun intended!). Joey and his family live in Potomac Falls and Janel, his mom, works for Cardinal Bank.
Congratulations to DARCARS Toyota of Frederick for winning 2012 Maryland Toyota and Scion Dealer of The Year! Through the Dealer of the Year Award Program, a select number of car dealerships throughout the United States and Canada are awarded for outstanding customer satisfaction as expressed through customers’ online reviews posted on DealerRater’s web site.
Jewell Auto received a great female friendly testimonial this month! "My experience with Jewell Auto was, and always is a great one. This week, I had two vehicles in the shop. As a single mother its important for me to feel as if my mechanic has my financial situation and best interest at heart. At Jewell this is ALWAYS the case. I trust them with the vehicles that carry my prized possessions...my family."
Cannons Automotive is running a March special: Cannon's 6 Pack. 1 year of oil changes plus more. $99.95. You also get a $10 gift card towards a future purchase. Call or stop in for all the details. 362-4415
Nigro's Auto Body was featured in the Metro for being the first and only shop in Philadelphia to offer hand control installations. http://www.metro.us/philadelphia/local/article/1098556--paralyzed-but-still-on-the-road