Whether you drive a car, truck, minivan, or SUV, you will need to maintain your vehicle over time. That means having the right replacement parts at the right time. While there are many part stores in the DC area, not all of them are ideal. We’ve created a list of the 10 best stores to buy auto parts in Washington, DC to help you out a little.
This store offers low prices and customers like the fact that they can order online for in-store pick up. The staff are also rated as being knowledgeable and happy to help ensure the right part is purchased.
Customers really appreciate the level of help available from the knowledgeable staff who are happy to answer questions, give advice and help choose the right part from multiple options. Prices are low, too, and customers can order online for in-store pickup.
Customers like the reward program here, as well as the fact that the staff are happy to help locate the right part. However, some have noted that while the prices here are affordable, some competitors do have lower prices on a few comparable items.
Customers like being able to support a locally owned and operated part store. The prices here are surprisingly low, often cheaper than chain stores, and most parts are on hand at all times.
This store keeps many parts in stock at all times, and if an item that isn’t carried is needed, they can special order it. The prices are in line with other part stores, and most customers find that the staff are very knowledgeable.
This store gets high marks for the availability of parts and the ability to order parts that the store does not carry. Customers also like the ability to use online coupons to save additional money over the usually low prices.
Customers state that the “prices are fair and the selections are well stocked”. The staff also get high marks for their ability to look up parts and research alternatives.
Customers give this store high marks for the low prices and the fact that most of the parts needed are always on hand. The staff are happy to look up parts and can explain how to install them, as well.
This store gets good ratings for having the parts needed at all times, as well as for having low prices. However, some customers have experienced longer wait times at certain periods of the day.
Staff here are rated as being very knowledgeable and willing to help customers find the right replacement part. While most commonly needed parts are in stock at all times, customers have found that some items must be purchased from a dealership or special ordered, such as bumper clips.
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This article originally appeared on YourMechanic.com as 10 Best Stores to Buy Auto Parts in Washington, D.C. and was authored by Valerie Johnston.