Mechanical Parts Archives - BodyShop Business
The Auto Parts Shortage: Causes, Solutions and Future Implications

The parts shortage has affected everyone, from individual car owners to dealerships, independent shops and technicians.

VIDEO: OEM Mechanical Parts and Vehicle Repairs, Presented by Honda

In this video, BodyShop Business Editor Jason Stahl discusses the importance of using OEM mechanical parts when repairing a vehicle.

FCA US LLC Selects OEC RepairLink for Mechanical Parts Program

FCA US LLC has selected OEConnection LLC (OEC) for a comprehensive mechanical parts ordering and fulfillment program through the OEC RepairLink solution for use by franchised dealerships in the U.S.

OEC Selected to Provide Toyota Motor North America with Mechanical Parts Marketing Program

OEConnection LLC (OEC), in partnership with Toyota Motor North America, announced it is launching a comprehensive mechanical parts ordering and fulfillment program.

Clamp Hard-to-Reach Places

Dent Fix Equipment’s Wheel Arch Clamps can clamp together hard-to-reach access points for welding or other metal fabrication applications.

Mail-In Rebates on Batteries

Here’s some “NAPA know-how” your customers may not know about: Summer can be worse on your batteries than winter. So this June, participating NAPA Auto Parts stores are offering a $10 mail-in rebate on NAPA LEGEND 75-Month Batteries.

Collision/Mechanical Product Catalog

Kent Automotive has released its new full-color product catalog. It features 23,000 products for collision and mechanical repair businesses and 400 new items, including a full line of VOC-compliant chemicals and over 100 new body hardware items. The catalog has colored product section tabs, an expanded index and automotive problem/solution information. Kent covers the U.S.

Durable Brake Parts

At NAPA, we know that one bad part can ruin an entire brake job. That’s why we offer an entire line of incredibly durable brake parts. From our Adaptive One brake pads that adapt to any driving style to the advanced QC100TM cooling technology in our rotors, we have a family of brake products which

A/C Replacement Parts

Replacing the receiver drier or accumulator of an A/C system is critical any time the system is opened for repair. As new A/C systems get more efficient, the tolerances get less forgiving. 1-800-Radiator & A/C now carries a full line of A/C replacement parts including late-model receiver driers, accumulators and condensers with integrated driers. Visit

Cooling Fan Like OEM

The DEPO cooling fan is the best substitute for OE parts with competitive price. Its drop-in fit helps to reduce labor time. OE-like design ensures structural integrity. Also available with over 1,500 most popular applications.

Durable Chassis Parts

NAPA Auto Parts offers a full line of chassis parts built with top-quality components and precision engineered to stand up to years of use. NAPA’s chassis parts selection includes tie rod ends, ball joints and idler arms. Call (800) 538-6272.

Top Filter Performance

NAPA Gold filters are de-signed to perform in any condition. Features include silicone anti-drainback and a positive seal between the outer can and inner element. Call (800) 538-6272 or visit .