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I just ordered 2 new Wagner rear brake cylinders from Rock Auto.

Price for both including shipping was less than 1 from Advance auto. And they would have tacked on shipping also because the cyl. are only avail as ship to home. Not avail instore.

Same brand, same part #. 2 thumbs up for RockAuto, again.
 

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2X on Rock Auto pricing..Bought my Moog A-arm bushings and shocks from them. Saved a lot of $$$ over Advanced Auto
 

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On the advice of many members here I purchased a set of Delco rear air shocks for my 83 RK, $74.00 included shipping, great fast service.:driving:
 

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I bought front struts, ball joints, tie rod ends, serpentine belt, and a steering rack for my grandson's 2003 Ford Escort ZX-2 from Rock Auto. Saved almost $200.00 over local prices.

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Not trying to beat up Advance Auto, BUT..not too long ago I wanted to swap out my thermostat, so I stopped at AA because they are close by. They only had a SBC gasket in a blister pack for a price of $4.95 ! For a paper gasket. I asked the mindless clerk if they had cheaper or had mispriced the only one on the rack. He said he didn't know. Typical!
I drove three miles to NAPA where I bought the gasket for 58 cents! That is the third time I have had to walk out of AA. I just bought a new battery for the wife's 4runner. Never even stopped at AA, went directly to NAPA. I am also a Ron Calls fan
 

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? que pasa "Ron calls"?
I haven't a clue!! That was supposed to be Rock Auto fan. This smaftazzphone has a mind of it's own. I have a nutty spell check feature that goes bonkers
 

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the only thing that SUX about rockauto is if they send you the wrong part.

a/c compressor gets delivered the afternoon that I have the car apart. the fed ex guy hands me the box, I open it and its the wrong part.

so off to local NAPA to pay their price for the part to finish the job.
then you return the part to RA and await your refund.

so now I only use them if I know I can deal with the returns if it happens.


but as all have said most of the prices cant be BEAT/
 

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I have used Rock for years and their part prices are great. There is a BUT.... If I am ordering multiple parts, Rock may ship them from multiple locations and the shipping costs escalate sometimes to a point the purchase is cheaper elsewhere. If available under Amazon Prime, free two day shipping. I have also used 'Auto parts tomorrow' with free shipping over $75.
 

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I have used Rock for years and their part prices are great. There is a BUT.... If I am ordering multiple parts, Rock may ship them from multiple locations and the shipping costs escalate sometimes to a point the purchase is cheaper elsewhere. If available under Amazon Prime, free two day shipping. I have also used 'Auto parts tomorrow' with free shipping over $75.
auto parts tomorrow? website?

as for multiple parts, I usually combine from the same warehouse. what gets me is when you add 1 more item, something like a hinge pin, and the shipping price, jumps $5!
 

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Rock Auto is good but I think their a surplus parts dealer not a bad thing.

Advance Auto if you know how to manipulate their system and check pricing you can save up to 40% buying only what you need with free shipping also. I have done it many times but don't do it just for the gift card or your falling into the hype.

I have seen better here than this you need to watch. When using the gift card you only need $50.00 in your cart then use the card $50.00 - $25.00= 50% off


 
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