Benefits of OEM Parts

Drivers from Elmhurst to Downers Grove are coming to McGrath Acura of Westmont for quality vehicle service performed by our technicians. Many drivers want to learn more about OEM parts and their importance. It is worth noting that OEM car parts have been designed specifically for use in your vehicle right on the assembly line! Explore our guide to learn more about how OEM parts can help you maintain your vehicle from McGrath Acura of Westmont.


What are OEM Parts?

When completing vehicle maintenance, you might be considering using Acura OEM parts, but what are those parts made of and how do they differ from others? “OEM” stands for Original Equipment Manufacturer. These parts are the same equipment that your new Acura vehicle was originally produced at the factory. One advantage to OEM car parts is that they have gone through a series of tests to ensure that they meet the manufacturer’s quality standards. On the other hand, aftermarket parts are generally more affordable in price. Unlike OEM parts, aftermarket parts are designed by a third party company and are often able to be used in more than one specific model.

Benefits of OEM Parts

Acura OEM parts provide a few noteworthy benefits. These parts simplify maintenance by offering longevity and a perfect fit. Find the exact part you need without stress over quality concerns. When opting to replace a vehicle part with the same OEM part that was there before, you can trust that it is going to work the same way. Better still, Acura OEM parts come with a warranty, so you have added protection.

Disadvantages of Aftermarket Parts

While aftermarket parts may be less expensive in cost, their quality may not be as consistent across the board. This could lead to added expenses down the road. Many aftermarket parts are inferior in quality because they are made from lower-quality materials. Sometimes their design \ doesn’t offer the correct fit. In summary, your best bet is to go with OEM car parts.

Choose Acura OEM Car Parts

Are you ready to cruise on the Naperville-area roads and just need the right vehicle part to get on your way? Contact us, so our team can either perform your vehicle’s service or help you take home the very part you need to do the job yourself. Service and maintain your used vehicle with the help of McGrath Acura of Westmont.

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