Which auto parts should you buy before you buy a new car?
It’s the first time in a while that there’s an official question from a mainstream news outlet on what’s best for you and your car.
But it’s a good reminder that, despite a few years of hype and hype, buying your own auto parts is not a sure thing, and a good chunk of what you buy should be bought from trusted brands.
In fact, we’ve taken the guesswork out of auto parts buying by breaking down the pros and cons of buying from the major auto manufacturers.
And yes, it’s important to remember that not all car parts are created equal.
For instance, a key component of a new stereo is a separate part that is often sold separately, which can make it hard to decide which one to get.
But we’ve also highlighted some of the major car manufacturers’ top auto repair and replacement centers in each state.