Wholesale car parts: Cheap, low-quality, and often dangerous
AUSTIN — There are so many cheap, low quality parts in these car parts stores you’re unlikely to find them anywhere else.
And yet, these parts are being used in vehicles costing tens of thousands of dollars.
In Texas, we have a problem.
More than 90% of the auto parts sold on the state’s eBay are used in the production of cars, according to the Texas A&M Transportation Institute.
In addition, the state is one of the biggest importers of used car parts in the country, according the Texas Motorcycle Association.
And in recent years, a wave of car theft and burglary has prompted the state to impose new restrictions on how much people can buy with their credit cards.
So, the Austin-based car parts retailer Glass Bottle Wholesaler, is trying to change that by partnering with the Texas Department of Transportation to put the prices of used parts on its website.
Glass Bottle is a national retailer of automotive parts, accessories, and accessories for consumers, businesses, and government agencies.
We have more than 50 stores in Texas, and more than 2,200 employees in the state.
We’re a small company, but we believe in helping others.
We want to make it easy for our customers to get the parts they need, and we’re trying to do that through the transparency of our site.
Glass bottles wholesaler, Glass Bottle, in Austin.AUSTIN -Glass Bottle wholesaler is trying out an innovative way to increase transparency in its prices.
We think it’s important that we get to know what’s in our customers’ cars and to make sure that our prices reflect the quality of the parts,” said Glass Bottle president, Chris Gros.”
The whole point of Glass Bottle is to make the world a better place and to help people.
If we can help others, we can really help ourselves,” he said.
Glass bottle wholesaler partnered with the state Department of Motor Vehicles on Wednesday to start a program that will make its prices available to the public.
The company will now sell used car repair parts at a discount on its own website.
Glass Bottle says it’s trying to cut down on the cost of parts in order to make more money.
Glass Bottles customers will also be able to purchase parts for their cars online and at participating locations.
Glass has been offering a free repair for two years.
It was a pilot program that initially was set up at the dealership where I work.
We had about 200 people, and it was really a good first step,” said customer Michael Smith.
Gros said the company is hoping to get more people using the site, but he also wants to make people aware of what they’re paying for.
“We want people to understand what they are buying,” he added.
“If we can be transparent, it allows people to be more responsible.
We’re not here to make money.
We want people in our community to be able do this responsibly.”