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Old 11-20-2013, 01:10 AM
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Just wanted to pass along that I have been buying a lot of parts on line recently for my Cadillac project from Rock Auto. I compared their prices with our local Autozone and Advance Auto, and even with shipping their prices are way less. On a recent order that cost me $ 245.00 I saved over $100, and all the parts were AC Delco, Raybestos, Walker, and other name brands.

Their list of parts for your car starts with the least expensive, non name brand items and goes from there to the top of the line brands. For example, a caliper cost me $26 that the local auto store wanted $ 56 for the same part.

My Son Don recently used them for the front brake parts for his Suburban and he saved about a hundred bucks too. The parts came really fast via Fed Ex and the shipping was very cheap, considering I had some big parts in there like an exhaust system. They also kept me posted via email with shipping info and a confirmation of my order.

You might want to check them out.

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Old 11-20-2013, 10:24 PM
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I've had exactly the same experience, they are great, and you can usually find a discount code online too, on top of the already low pricing!
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Old 02-28-2014, 01:59 PM
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I've had exactly the same experience, they are great, and you can usually find a discount code online too, on top of the already low pricing!
Now there is an idea !! A place on RRR where the discount codes could be posted .........
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Old 02-28-2014, 02:07 PM
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i love those guys
i save a bundle buying from them
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Old 02-28-2014, 09:28 PM
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Since the time I ordered those parts I mentioned, I have gotten them all installed and they were perfect.......except for the front two calipers. Turned out Caddy used two different calipers in that year. So I called Rock Auto and a nice guy there told me to look under my trunk mat and there would be a code there for what brakes mine had. I gave him the number and he told me what part numbers I actually needed for mine.

I boxed up the incorrect ones and sent them back and figured I would have a hassle getting credit because I had opened the boxes and gotten hand prints on them. I cleaned them up best I could. But a week later I got an email telling me they had given me full credit for the return.

So the service was good, but the only downside was that it cost me $ 27 to ship the wrong ones back to get my $ 53 credit. If I had bought locally I wouldn't have incurred that shipping cost, but in the end I did save some money on the entire order, so it was probably a good deal overall.

That seems to be the only downside with internet orders, you have to get the incorrect parts back to them and that usually falls on you to do.

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Old 03-02-2014, 08:08 AM
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The first time I used them
My Toyota truck got hit
And I bought a new bumper,grill and headlight/turn signal assembly
For $150
Every since then I have loved them.
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