Author Archives: admin

Taking a Look at the Future of Auto Parts Distribution and Insurers

When SEMA was Las Vegas late in 2012, a panel discussed the nature of parts locators in other countries.  These conversations are an important part of streamlining our own processes here in the US, which is why the SCRS (Society … Continue reading

Autoparts

Reversing the Auto Estimator Tool Proves Valuable

For years, insurance repair estimators have utilized a system that left the door open for interpretation.  By beginning a repair with a clean slate and working their way up to the total estimate, insurers and estimators were essentially doing a … Continue reading

Autoparts

Tackling your Own Repairs: Losing the Intimidation Factor

Not a day goes by that we don’t receive a message from a customer regarding the “ease” of installation on a particular part.  We hear tales of intimidation and inexperience, which usually end up in triumph.  This got us to … Continue reading

Autoparts

The Aftermath of the ‘Right to Repair’ Passage in Massachusetts

Good news, everyone – your car is still yours!  While we say this with a bit of sarcasm, the truth is that your ability to repair your vehicle, which you purchased with money you likely spent months saving, is still … Continue reading

Autoparts

Welcome to the New Go-Part.com Blog!

  Hello, everyone…   My name is Sean Kennedy, and I’ll be facilitating our Go-Part.com blog as we move forward.  In brief, I love everything automotive, though my cars haven’t always loved me.  I’m proud to be a member of … Continue reading

Autoparts

2013 Used Car Buying Guide

So, it’s 2013…   With the new presents already losing their luster and a bevy of resolutions to attempt to keep (for at least a few weeks), you’re considering getting a different car, huh?  Why not?  It’s a new year, … Continue reading

Autoparts

Compromise on the Horizon in Massachusetts – Dealerships, RTR Coalition Agree

The Right to Repair Coalition has made its presence felt in Massachusetts, as dealerships across the state are now working to compromise with the group regarding the wording of the upcoming legislation that is being put to a vote in … Continue reading

Autoparts

Protecting Yourself and Your Vehicle While Off-Roading

Look, we get it…we’ve been playing in the mud since we were kids, so what’s the big shock when we want to take our now BIGGER toys out into the wilderness and get dirty?  Off-roading is an incredibly popular pastime, … Continue reading

Autoparts

PCI Defends Competition in Various Markets

With 2011 being a “fireworks” year for the automotive industry, the Property Casualty Insurers Association of America is taking aim at several issues for 2012 that could define the industry for years to come.  From labor rates to aftermarket parts, … Continue reading

Autoparts

Avoiding the Frustration of Traffic Citations

Traffic citations are one of the most frustrating experiences involved in car ownership.  While it’s obvious that collisions are truly the bane of our driving existence, citations can be irritating, costly, and…did we mention costly?  We did?  Well, it’s worth … Continue reading

Autoparts