Jill Merriam Key Hyundai Blog

Key Hyundai celebrates the end of award winning dynasty

For over two years, Key Hyundai of Manchester was awarded the CSI – Customer Satisfaction Index – banner, and the walls there are lined with the award, but all good things must come to an end and Key Hyundai of Milford and Key Hyundai of Manchester couldn’t be prouder.

Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Connecticuts favorite new and used car dealership Key Hyundai, and if the award-winning dynasty in Manchester must come to a close, we couldn’t lose to a more deserving dealership.

Who is the new winner? Listen to this Nicer, Newer News video to find out why we are thrilled to use this Hyundai award, and celebrate the new victors:

Sibling rivalry is a good for business, and the best for customer service!

We are so grateful Key Hyundai solution providers strive to keep CT cars safe to drive for as long as our customers wish to drive them. And if and when they’re ready for a nicer, newer car, Key Hyundai will continue to go above and beyond to find the vehicle they love – and have the awards to prove it!

Tell us your customer satisfaction – or dissatisfaction – stories because we want to know how we can help you find the automotive solutions you need! Email us at wecare@keycars.com and let us know what you think!

You’ve got to be nuts! Peanut butter donation and burpee challenge in Connecticut

Key Hyundai drop off location for Foodshare Peanut Butter driveDid you know peanut butter is one of the most needed items at local food banks? Well, it is and both Milford and Manchester’s Key Hyundai are peanut butter drop off sites for Connecticut Foodshare!

We are co-hosting a terrific Peanut Butter fundraiser and Burpee competition to raise money and peanut butter for our community and here’s how you can help.

Jill Merriam, Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai, is thrilled to partner with these terrific CT businesses, Fleet Feet of West Hartford, CrossFit Hartford, and Great Point Financial Management for the ultimate burpee challenge and peanut butter donation!

Donate PEANUT BUTTER at Key Hyundai until November 9th

Listen to Jill’s Nicer, Newer News video to discover what this means for Connecticut, and how jars of peanut butter helps Foodshare help so many. Take a listen:

Soooo, can you spare a jar?

Drop off one, or two or more jars of peanut butter at Key Hyundai, and if you’re willing and able, join us for the Burpee Challenge on November 9 at CrossFit of Hartford! Ready, set, burpee!

Thanks in advance for giving and helping make Connecticut a great place to live and work. Would love to hear if you participate, email Key Hyundai at wecare@keycars.com and maybe you’ll be in an upcoming video!

How to spot a flood damaged vehicle

While yet another hurricane barrels down on the Gulf Coast, Jill Merriam Dealer For The People and the entire team at Connecticut’s new and used car dealership Key Hyundai sends prayers and support to the communities that continue to recover from Hurricane Florence, and prepare for this next one.

Unfortunately, often cars from the storm surge end up at auction, then at dealerships all over the country, including Connecticut. How can you tell if the car you’re buying has been in a flood?

Listen to Jill Merriam’s Nicer, Newer News video for practical tips to protect yourself from vehicles that may have been relocated from a flood zone:

Key Hyundai truly hopes and prays the storms go easy on our neighbors to the south.

If you have any questions about flood damaged vehicles, or buying, selling, or servicing a car, Key Hyundai experts are available to help. Email wecare@keycars.com and put us to work for you!

Best place to take your car for maintenance and service

Car dealership vs quick lube for your car serviceDrivers often think there’s a big difference between servicing your car at a quick lube or bringing it to the dealership, Key Hyundai of Manchester or Key Hyundai of Milford, or any new or used car dealership in CT providing automotive service – and they’re right. But the difference isn’t what you think.

Why would you get automotive service at the car dealership?

Listen as Jill Merriam, The Dealer For The People, dispel myths around cheaper alternatives to servicing your car at the dealership. Is there a difference in where you service your car? You bet there is. Listen to this Nicer, Newer News video and discover why cheaper isn’t always better, and how and what you get for your money when you service at the dealership.

Listen here:

Make sure the best and the brightest are taking care of your vehicle, and if something’s amiss, the techs can fix it right the first time. If you have any questions about the service department at Key Hyundai, email the autmotive experts at wecare@keycars.com and we will find a solution for you!

Take care of your car, and it will take care of you!

How and why cars are lasting longer than ever before

Used cars are a good bet, and getting better all the time, as long as you know what to look for.

Jill Merriam, Connecticut’s Dealer For The People at Key Hyundai, knows vehicles last longer than ever before, making used cars a good bet for many, many CT drivers.

When shopping for a used car, or keeping your car on the road for longer than you ever dreamed possible, what are the best things to keep it safe?

Listen to this Nicer, Newer News video for great tips on what to check out when purchasing a used car, and how to keep your car on the road longer than you ever dreamed possible. Take a listen:

Cars are aging gracefully, and lasting longer. We’re always surprised to hear about Key Hyundai customers that have 100k, 150, even 200+k miles on their nicer, newer cars.

Do you have a story to tell? Email us at wecare@keycars.com and tell us why and how you keep your car tip-top and safe! Maybe you’ll be featured in a future video!