About D&D Automotive Repair
Our auto repair facility opened in 1993 to provide customers from Waukesha, WI and surrounding areas with reliable, effective repairs and maintenance. We utilize and employ the latest automotive technology and are equipped to handle all major and minor repairs, as well as complete maintenance on all foreign and domestic vehicles.
Each member of our team is highly trained and professional. To ensure you receive the best service and repairs, they attend training on a constant basis. Each time your car is in our care, we make a conscientious effort to keep a watchful eye on existing problems and ones that may affect your vehicle’s performance in the future.
Meet Our Team
Shawn Books, Automotive Technician, is the oldest son of David and Denise. Shawn first started working at the shop in the summer of 1995 when he was in 5th grade, helping his dad with oil changes and cleaning the shop. He worked at D&D as an apprentice while attending high school. After graduation, Shawn enrolled in the Automotive Maintenance Technician Program at WCTC and after graduation in the summer of 2006, began his full time career. Shawn keeps up with changes in the automotive field by attending ongoing education classes as they are offered. Shawn is married to Kayla and they have one daughter, Harper. Shawn races motorcycles and was the Sr Bike Winner of ChiTown’s KOTS in Union Grove, WI on September 17, 2017.
David Books, the First “D”, has been in the automotive field for over 40 years. While he is certified in many facets of the automotive field, he feels that continuing education keeps him up-to-date with today’s automotive technology. David is a member of several business groups and serves as a board member of the WCTC Automotive Program. The WCTC board members help set the curriculum to make sure that students are learning the skills needed to work in the automotive industry.
He was honored with the 2005 Most Valuable Partner Award from the School District of Waukesha for providing quality mentorship, skilled training and meaningful work-based learning experiences through the Youth Apprenticeship Program.
Denise Books, the Second “D”, works behind the scenes offering support through financial record-keeping, management of customer records, advertising and marketing.
Steve Schober, Service Advisor, brings 30 years experience in the field to D&D Automotive. He has been a part of our team since 2004. Steve attended schooling through Automotive Technical Institute (ATI) and is a Certified Automotive Service Advisor. Steve is here to help you solve your automotive service problems and get you back on the road as soon as possible. He is ready to answer all your automotive service questions and help you to prioritize your maintenance and repairs to keep your vehicle running at its peak performance. Steve is married to Lynn and has three grown children and five grandchildren.
Christopher Books, ASE Certified Automotive Technician, is the youngest son of David and Denise. Christopher started working full time in January, 2009. His on-the-job training and experiences have allowed him to work confidently as an automotive technician. Christopher attends ongoing education classes to keep up with the changes in the automotive field. Christopher is married to Ashley and together they have three sons, Hayden and twins Ryan and Cameron. Christopher also races motorcycles and was the Jr Bike Winner of ChiTown’s KOTS in Union Grove, WI on September 17, 2016.