Open Today! 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
2400 S Banker St. Effingham, IL 62401 (217) 342-4111
2400 S Banker St., Effingham, IL 62401
Sales/Service/Parts: (217) 342-4111 | Collision: (217) 342-BODY

Meet Our Departments

Why Buy with Dan Hecht?

Thank you for visiting our website at Dan Hecht Chevrolet Toyota. We are hopeful that the information you obtain will be beneficial in selecting your next new or pre-owned vehicle.

Our late father, Daniel J. Hecht founded our dealership in September 1958 in Effngham, IL. We, (Danny, Jim, Bob, Jerry) have been associated with the automobile industry our entire lives, and we continue to build on the foundation that dad started. We have a commitment and dedication to providing quality service to each and every one of our customers. Stop by and enjoy amenities including but not limited to our customer lounge and kids playroom, free Wi-Fi and complimentary refreshments.

Our mission statement is:

" to provide high-quality vehicles products, and services so you, our customers, are completely satisfied."

Our friendly receptionist will quickly handle your phone calls in person, and our office staff will handle all transactions with utmost efficiency. At Dan Hecht Chevrolet Toyota, we vow to give you the best car buying experience and a pleasurable financing process to get you the best options that fit your budget. To get a head start on the process complete our online finance application.

Dan Hecht Chevrolet Toyota has an extensive lineup of new Chevrolet and Toyota and used cars, trucks, SUVs, and Certified Pre-Owned vehicles. Meet our knowledgeable and friendly sales staff who will provide all the information needed to help you select your next new vehicle,

Our newly renovated and customer friendly service department is providing our customers with "drive in service". Just honk your horn to drive in the service area, eliminating the hassle of finding a parking spot, or entering in the rain, sleet or snow! Our technicians are all ASE certified and offer the most experience of any service or repair shop in the area. Our team is equipped to service most makes and models including medium duty trucks, buses and motor homes. Having your vehicle serviced routinely is very important to the life of your vehicle. That’s why our Effingham area dealership has a full-service parts and service department for your convenience. We understand that our customers’ time is very valuable, so we work to get you back on the road in to time. You can schedule your next service appointment online to save you even more time.


Our customer service representatives will make sure that you are "completely satisfied" with each service visit. We also offer short and long term rental vehicles, including economy cars, midsize cars, full size cars, and 8 passenger vans. Please let us handle your rental inquiries.

Our dealership has an all new accessory showroom located outside of the parts department. Specialty items from Chevrolet and Toyota are displayed. All NASCAR fans can find many items at our pro shop. Our parts staff will provide fast and courteous service.

The body repair department is equipped with the latest equipment technology including the area's only shark ultrasound frame measuring system. We offer courtesy cars with advance notice. Please meet the collision center personnel and be confident with your next Body Shop repair as we guarantee our workmanship. The goal of "complete customer satisfaction" is as strong today as it was in 1958. It is a commitment that is shared and expressed by all 60+ employees. Please visit us today!