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Should You Buy Used Car Parts or Buy New?

Did you know you can purchase quality used car parts on the cheap from a salvage yard? Click to learn when you should buy used vs. new auto parts. 

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How to Sell Your Car to a Salvage Yard

If you own an old or totaled vehicle, you can sell it to a salvage yard and get some cash. Click to learn the steps you’ll need to take to sell your junker to a salvage yard.

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Pros and Cons of Getting a Used Windshield at a Salvage Yard

Need a new windshield? Did you know you don’t necessarily have to buy and install a brand new piece of glass? If you can find the appropriate windshield for your vehicle at a salvage yard, you can purchase that instead and save a considerable amount of cash. But buying a used windshield may not be for everyone, so it’s important to understand the advantages and potential drawbacks of taking the used auto glass route.

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Motor Oil Disposal: How to Properly Recycle Your Vehicle’s Used Oil

Are you a do-it-yourself auto mechanic? Then you probably change your vehicle’s oil either in your garage or driveway — but what do you do with that oil when you’re done? While there aren’t any state regulations around DIY oil changes, there are definitely regulations surrounding oil disposal and recycling in the state of Minnesota. If you’re not sure what those regulations entail or how to get rid of your waste motor oil safely, we’ve got all the details you need to know below.

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Used & Discount Auto Parts: 6 Myths You Shouldn’t Believe

Need a replacement part for your vehicle? Buying brand new can be incredibly expensive depending on the part you need. That’s why many savvy vehicle owners opt to purchase used car parts from a salvage yard instead. Unfortunately, though, there’s no shortage of misinformation surrounding discount auto parts, and if you don’t know the facts, the myths can definitely deter you from buying used.

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Buying a Used Radiator: 4 Tips for Selecting a Quality Part

Is your vehicle’s radiator having problems? Radiator repairs may be able to fix certain minor issues, but like all vehicle parts, this cooling system component has a finite lifespan. Generally, a well-maintained radiator will last upwards of 10 years, so if yours is older than that, it may be time to think about finding a replacement.

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Fix It or Junk It? How to Determine What You Should Do With an Old Vehicle

So you own an old vehicle that’s due for yet another pricey repair? Then you’re likely at a crossroads: Should you sink more money into it or sell it to a junkyard? If you’re attached to your ride, that can be a tough call. At Ace Auto Parts, we’re here to help.

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Buying Used Car Tires? What You Need to Know to Choose a Quality Set

If your vehicle needs replacement tires and you’re not looking forward to paying a fortune for a new set of wheels, why not opt for used car tires and save hundreds? While the thought of putting used tires on your ride might sound a little sketchy, it’s totally possible to find high-quality, pre-owned tires that have tens of thousands of miles left on them.

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Looking for Discount Auto Parts? 5 Parts to Buy From a Salvage Yard

Need to replace a part or two on your vehicle? Are you hoping to do it in the most economical fashion possible? Finding and installing used auto parts is an excellent way to get the job done. But how do you find the auto parts you need at the price point you’re looking for? Heading to a salvage yard is likely your best bet.

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5 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your Trip to the Salvage Yard

If you’re planning your first-ever trip to a salvage yard to pick up discount auto parts, there are a few things you should know to get the most out of your upcoming visit. Check out our best tips for finding and acquiring quality used car parts below.

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