When it comes to your
vehicle, you want to make sure you are taking great care of it at all times.
However, things tend to go wrong without you knowing why. We here at Grand
Subaru want to emphasis how important OEM Genuine Parts can be for your car's
health. There are definitely reasons why consumers would prefer to go to
Aftermarket Parts over the OEM parts, but we recommend the opposite. Below are
some reason why:
- Aftermarket Parts rarely come with a
guarantee, which will definitely hurt you in the long run.
- There is a very slim
chance that aftermarket parts will fit and function correctly compared to genuine
- The aftermarket parts
do cost less. However, they are not as reliable as the parts that were made
specifically for your vehicle. Also, you may end up paying more in coming years
because that part was not made for your vehicle specifically.
- Since there is such a
large variety of aftermarket parts, there is a chance that the body shop you
choose will purchase the wrong part. This will cost you more money in the
Genuine OEM parts:
- OEM parts
are built specifically for your vehicle and there is no mistaking which part to
- OEM parts will most likely come with a warranty in
case something were to go wrong.
will always have the newest and updated parts. They are usually the first to
know when a part has changed.
- OEM parts are priced higher, but the quality is
much better than aftermarket parts. Therefore, the OEM parts will last longer
and be cheaper in the future.
Grand Subaru has an extensive parts department and
a great Service staff. Stop in today to make your appointment or fill out an
appointment online. You can also fill out a parts order online to make it
easier for your schedule.