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Parts Train vs JC Whitney

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Do you want more auto parts options for your vehicle repairs? The days of shopping at one or two local auto parts suppliers, seeing only limited quantities and brands, are a thing of the past. Today, a number of online auto parts stores make a concerted effort of getting the best, most cost effective auto parts in your hands, in as short a time as possible.

Online auto parts stores allow you to select from a variety of auto parts brands that you can trust. Also, those people that are familiar with buying after-market auto parts understand that not all manufacturers create the right fit. The need to return auto parts is going to occur once in a while. That's why it's important to shop at an auto parts store that provides a no-hassle auto parts return policy.

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4 stars
Parts Train

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Parts Train has over 1 million products in stock to meet your car needs. Whether you need a new oil filter, an alternator, new brake pads, fuel injector, or engine parts, Parts Train has what you need. Most every basic and performance car product that a consumer would need can be found here. The auto parts offered are not limited to certain makes; they have wide range including Jaguar, Lexus, BMW, Ford, Chevy, Porsche, Volvo and many more.

Free shipping is offered for orders over $50. Most orders ship within 24 to 48 hours and are delivered ground, so the consumer will receive them within 2 to 7 business days, which is pretty standard for most websites reviewed. Parts Train stands behind their prices in that they have a Lowest Price Guarantee. If you find a competitor advertising the exact product cheaper there is an online form for you to fill out and they will match or beat the competitors pricing.

There is a 30-day return policy from date of purchase but you will be charged a 20% restocking fee for the product returned. There are a few items that are non-returnable, including service manuals, CD ROMs, special-order products, custom-made products, and auto body parts.

The website is well organized and easy to find what you are looking for. There are a few different ways to search for the product you need, either choosing a keyword or part number search, or searching by your specific vehicle's make, model and year.

We liked the search capabilities and return policy but were less excited about the restocking fee.

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JC Whitney

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JC Whitney has been around since 1915 making it the oldest and one of the largest catalog and Internet direct-to-consumer auto parts and accessories retailer. They carry a large assortment of brand name, guaranteed-to-fit items for virtually every car, truck and motorcycle from the latest model year back to the 1920's. With over 1.2 million auto parts custom fit for over 25 million different vehicles, and over 100,000 accessories for over 6 million different vehicles, JC Whitney has the part to cover your auto need. These include a full range of performance, restoration and replacement auto parts for all the do-it-yourselfers.

With their lowest-price guarantee, JC Whitney will match any competitor's price and ships your in-stock product within 24-hours. JC Whitney believes so much in the auto parts and accessories they sell, that they offer a one-year guarantee that is unmatched in the business. If for any reason you're not 100% satisfied with your purchase, just return it for an exchange or refund. More than 6 million auto parts and accessories are covered under their one-year guarantee, and there are no restocking fees at JC Whitney, which is rare compared to most other competitors. There are a few exceptions to this guarantee, so make sure you check out the details before placing your order.

Free shipping on specific orders is offered at different times. Right now free shipping is offered on all orders over $75 but this offer will fluctuate. Check the website for promotions as the time of your order. Otherwise, shipping is based on the cost of your order.

The website for JC Whitney is well laid out, making it easy to find what you are looking for. If for some reason you are having difficulty finding your item, don't hesitate to call or chat online with a customer service representative who will help you locate the item you are looking for. Unfortunately, we had to talk to a few different individuals before we had our question answered.

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Before you purchase your next auto parts online, it's important to consider several factors:

  • Selection.  Does the company offer the auto parts that you're looking for? Do they supply auto parts from several manufactures, or only one?
  • Return Policy.  If you buy the wrong auto parts, or they don't fit, will you be able to return the auto parts and get your money back?
  • Price.  How do the prices of the auto parts compare between competitors?

TopConsumerReviews.com has reviewed and ranked the best auto parts stores available today. We hope these reviews help you find the auto parts you need quickly and easily!

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