1. Auto Identification

    The information about the automobile can be obtained from a build or compliance plate that is found in the car. The most typical location is under the bonnet in the engine compartment. For help in the identification process, each auto has got one or two identification process.

    • a. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) or Frame Number

      Each automobile has got its novel VIN or Frame Number that helps to spot it from all the other autos that were produced in the same line process. This VIN contains unique numbers or codes that identify the types of part used in the production.

    • b. Build Date Information

      The information must be taken from the build date or compliance plate. It provides the required information about the automobile part changeovers and the suitable parts that can be used. Though some of the automobiles have both build plate and a compliance plate but the most applicable is the build plate. The compliance plate info can be outdated to the auto wrecker as some automobiles are produced in the factory for twelve months before it is sent to some other country.

    • c. Model No. of the Automobile

      Make sure you have got the correct details of the auto. For finding the right details about the model of your automobile web is a great source for reliant information.

  2. Reliable Part Details

    For getting the right part, make sure that you use the correct term. If you have no idea about its correct name don’t use terms uselessly as it will just deceive the auto wrecker salesperson. If you are unsure about the part mail the picture of the part to the auto wrecker which will prove to be helpful to you as the auto wrecker will identify the part and let you know about the part. It will become easy for you to get the right product if you provide him with more and more info.

  3. Side of the Auto

    Know about which side of the part you need front/rear/left/right before you send request to the auto wrecker. Most of the time wrong side parts are delivered as people face difficulty in identifying which side they need. For knowing this or to decide you need to sit on the driving seat facing forward.

  4. Fitness of the Part

    The auto wrecker will provide you with options and you have to see which is the most suitable for you. Many factors will affect your decision like for what purpose the automobile is used, how long the vehicle will be kept, who drives it etc. A good auto wrecker has to know about your want or wishes before providing the auto part to you.

  5. Reassurance

    For finding the right part you must go to the auto wrecker you trust or have dealt before. If you visit a new auto wrecker make sure to develop confidence by asking a lot of questions and judge them according to their replies. If you find that they are not very sure of the answers or they sound imprecise you need to find another auto wrecker. Make sure to even ask about the guarantee that would come with the product. You can easily judge the organisation by seeing how eagerly they stand behind their products.