Let’s be honest, it’s bad enough when your car breaks down or a car part stops working, then trying to find the correct auto parts can be another headache.
Hopefully, this guide will help give you some quick ideas on how to find the right custom parts and quality Honda parts for your car, truck, or SUV.
If you’re looking to get some discount auto parts, you may try ebay. I have done this and it worked sometimes, and other times, I got burned. I only recommend buying car accessories and replacement parts from ebay if the seller has a great rating and has been a preferred seller for a few years. The other thing you should make sure of is that the Honda parts you are buying are under warranty and offers shipping insurance in case it gets damaged in the mail. The last thing I recommend is that you only buy replacement parts that have minimal moving parts and aren’t very heavy. For example, I wouldn’t recommend buying sophisticated or heavy engine parts. But simple things like side mirrors, spark plugs, new exhaust parts should be fine to purchase through ebay.
Use your good old phone book. If you want to go local or aren’t really sure of what auto part needs fixed, you should go to your local mechanic to find out. If the Honda part is relatively easy to replace, you may choose to buy the product yourself at an auto parts store or online. Usually, you can find more variety of auto parts at better prices by using online stores like:
Some mechanics will even let you buy the product first and they will install your product for you. This in the end saves you the hassle of putting the car part or truck part on and also saves you a ton of money since most mechanics place a hefty mark-up on their auto parts.
Tips & Warnings
- Don’t let a mechanic pressure you into using their services or spending more than you’re comfortable with. You can always get a second opinion from another mechanic you trust.