Keeping your car in good condition is essential to ensuring that you have a reliable ride. That will require you to replace parts from time to time, and while there are many part stores in and around New Haven, Connecticut, they are not all equal. We compiled a list of the 10 best stores to buy auto parts in New Haven, Connecticut to help eliminate hassles.

1. AutoZone

975 Dixwell Ave
Hamden, CT 06514
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(203) 785-9435

Rating: 5 Stars on Yelp

AutoZone specializes in providing parts and accessories for most makes and models on the road. They offer prices comparable with other national part store chains, and customers cite the staff as being both helpful and knowledgeable.

2. Advance Auto Parts

343 Washington Ave
North Haven, CT 06473
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(203) 234-1305

Rating: 5 Stars on Yelp

This Advance Auto Parts store gets high marks from customers on the knowledgeability of their staff, as well as the staff’s willingness to research in order to find the right part, including calling other stores in the case that a part is not in stock.

3. Carquest Auto Parts

1051 Bridgeport Ave
Milford, CT 06460
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(203) 874-6776

Rating: 5 Stars on Yelp

Customers state that they feel the quality of parts is higher here than at other national chain stores, and the prices are often lower. Most parts are always on hand, as well.

4. AutoZone

468 Foxon Blvd
New Haven, CT 06513
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(203) 468-9871

Rating: 4 Stars on Yelp

AutoZone is known for providing parts and accessories for both domestic and import vehicles. The store’s prices are affordable, and most items are kept on hand. Customers cite the staff as being knowledgeable.

5. Advance Auto Parts

49 Pershing Dr
Derby, CT 06418
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(203) 736-8440

Rating: 3.5 Stars on Yelp

Customers appreciate the fact that this store stocks multiple items at varying price points to fit individual vehicles. They also state that the staff are very helpful and will happily verify the correct part for a car.

6. Petrillo’s Used Auto Parts

150 Middletown Ave
New Haven, CT 06513
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(203) 865-1749

Rating: 3 Stars on Yelp

This store specializes in used auto parts, and has been locally owned and operated for 50 years. Customers can search for used auto parts through the store’s website, and order them online, or in person. Prices are low here.

7. Pep Boys

145 Boston Post Rd
Orange, CT 06477
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(203) 795-1616

Rating: 2.5 Stars on Yelp

Customers rate the parts availability as high in this store, and the staff as being knowledgeable and willing to help locate the correct part.

8. AutoZone

65 Frontage Rd
East Haven, CT 06512
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(203) 468-0401

Rating: 2.5 Stars on Yelp

AutoZone provides parts and accessories for a wide range of vehicles, including domestics and imports. The staff at the Frontage Road store provide guidance and advice on installing parts, and will help locate the correct part from multiple options.

9. Pep Boys

2301 Dixwell Ave
Hamden, CT 06514
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(203) 281-4441

Rating: 2 Stars on Yelp

Customers report that the staff at this Pep Boys are happy to help locate the correct part for a specific vehicle, and that they can even provide advice on installing the part. Prices are roughly average for national chain stores.

10. AutoZone

150 Boston Post Rd
Orange, CT 06477
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(203) 799-7688

Rating: 1 Star on Yelp

AutoZone provides low priced auto parts and accessories to fit most vehicles on the road today. While staff members are knowledgeable and happy to help locate the right part, some customers do note that lines at the counter can be long on busy days.

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This article originally appeared on YourMechanic.com as 10 Best Stores to Buy Auto Parts in New Haven, Connecticut and was authored by Valerie Johnston.


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