Stan Graver Sales and Service, 1380 Interchange Road (Route 209), Lehighton, is celebrating it 40th year in business.

Kerry Graver, who is in partner with his brothers, Allen and Ricky, believes that the business' 40 years of success centers on their constant training of their staff and constant upgrading of equipment.

"We're still growing," said Graver, proudly.

Stan Graver Sales at 1380 Interchange Road (Route 209), Lehighton, is independently-owned full service auto repair and preventive maintenance center. It has been a family owned business for all of those 40 years.

The business was started by Kerry's parents, Stan and Connie Graver. Stan remains as president and Connie is secretary/treasurer of the corporation. The couple gave the business to their children five years ago and the business continues to grow and thrive under their sons' care.

When Stan and Connie Graver opened in 1971 they opened with $80 in the cash drawer and took in $75 the first day.

From the start, the business thrived because the folks at Stan Graver's cared. They cared about their customers and their cared about building a good reputation in the community and today, their sons follow that same motto.

In addition to having your car repaired or serviced, Stan Graver Sales and Service has become a wheel alignment specialist and is a tire dealer, carrying all the major brands.

Stan and Connie Graver are proud to see their sons, continue the business.

"I couldn't have better sons," said Connie. "They grew up in the business."

Stan Graver Auto Sales and Service is conveniently located to provide service and maintenance needs for all of their customers. They are committed to providing good quality repair and service to all domestic and imported cars, trucks and SUVs using parts originally used by the manufacturers.

They can provide a cost effective alternative to car dealerships servicing for all scheduled maintenance of personal or company vehicles.

"I want to thank all my customers," said Kerry Graver. He admits to knowing most of the 1,700 customers by name. "Updating equipment and training is so important," he said. "We know how important it is for people to have good, reliable and safe transportation."

To learn more about Graver's Sales and Service see their website at www.stangraversauto.com or call (610) 377-2941.