OEM vs. Aftermarket Parts

July 25th, 2018 by

2018 Jeep Wrangler Parts

Green Bay drivers looking for new parts for their vehicle, might be eyeing aftermarket parts. However, there are several things to keep in mind when shopping for parts. Although aftermarket parts might sound and look appealing to the average buyer, you might not always be getting what you paid for. Let’s take a look at what makes OEM parts the better choice, and what makes them different than their aftermarket counterparts.

Why Choose OEM Parts?

Not only will OEM parts keep your new vehicle running smooth for a longer period of time, but you’ll also have tons of added benefits over aftermarket parts, such as:

  • Quality: OEM parts, since they are sourced from the vehicle manufacturer, will be of a higher quality and function exactly how the part you are replacing did, without any problems
  • Warranty: Unlike aftermarket parts, OEM parts generally come with a warranty to protect your purchase
  • Easy Selection: Since OEM parts come directly from the source, you won’t have to shuffle around through different brands or pieces, and can always find exactly what you’re looking for without any hassle

With aftermarket parts, you often run into parts being of worse quality. Along with that, these parts are rarely, if ever, placed under a warranty. Not to mention, you’ll spend hours just going through all the different options instead of having an easy, simplified process like you do with OEM parts.

Get Quality Parts From Vande Hey Brantmeier Today!

If you’re in need of some new OEM parts for your Dodge Challenger R/T Scat Pack or your RAM 1500, make sure to visit us today in Chilton. Our experienced team will help you find the parts you need and our service staff will get your vehicle up and running in no time. If you have any questions about parts, our inventory, are extended warranties worth it, please feel free to contact us today! We’re ready to help you find the perfect off-road tires for your Jeep or find your favorite accessories.

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