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What is the best way to locate replacement parts for a motor vehicle?

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The best way to find replacement parts for a car is to use websites such as Car-Part.com and eBay, and to call local dealerships and junkyards to compare prices and locate the parts needed. Shop around for the best price.

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What is the best way to locate replacement parts for a motor vehicle?
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Contact the dealership before purchasing any car parts, especially those purchased online, to make sure that the specific part number is compatible with the car's make and model. When it comes to finding parts that are rare or hard-to-find, it is usually easier and cheaper to look for the parts needed at the local junkyard, but more common parts are usually available online and sometimes at a discount.

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