These days, it is important to save money. When it’s time to get your Hyundai repaired, you might be tempted to go with any old run of the mill parts for your car. However, in many cases, it is better to go with an original equipment manufacturer part, or OEM part. OEM parts differ from aftermarket parts. Here are some reasons why it is better to go with an OEM part versus an aftermarket part.
Why OEM Parts Are Better for Your Hyundai
First, you know that if you go with an OEM part for your Hyundai, it is going to be a quality part. No need to worry that the manufacturer won’t live up to the kind of warranty on the part you would expect from Hyundai. With an OEM part, you already have the quality of Hyundai built right into the part. Also, many OEM parts come with the manufacturer’s warranty through Hyundai, so if something goes wrong, it can be replaced free of charge. Although OEM parts cost a bit more, it’s reassuring to have peace of mind that what you’re getting is a quality product.
Second, buying an OEM part for your Hyundai means there’s no confusion or wasted time. You get the right part for your car every single time. You also won’t have to waste time looking around to compare prices to make sure you’re getting a good deal. Ordering an OEM part is easy. You just have to contact the dealership and let them take it from there. There are hundreds of aftermarket parts makers and thousands of options, which can be really overwhelming. You’ll want to get the right part the first time.
Third, if you are planning to eventually trade in your Hyundai, or you leased it, buying aftermarket parts or OEM parts will decrease its value. You want to get the most value for your car as possible. Be sure that you use OEM parts for your Hyundai, so you get great value every time.
Fourth, when it comes to repairing your vehicle after an accident, it is essential to use OEM parts for the repair. If you use aftermarket parts, they may not fit your model perfectly, or even be the correct color, which means your car won’t look the same as it did before the accident.
Are you ready to buy a new Hyundai? Does your Hyundai need service? Why not come by and see us? Advantage Hyundai on Long Island is located at 440 Plainview Road in Hicksville. You can also call us at 516-465-7000! We look forward to working with you.