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Amazon Car Part Warning

Here’s a good example of why you are most likely wasting your money buying auto parts on Amazon. Plus learn how to replace the front-end sensors on a Lexus.

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Non-OEM Parts Purchasing Online

In previous articles we’ve learned about how that buying non-OEM parts (especially those offered online) is really a bad idea and can cost you not only lost time and money, but could potentially do damage to your car.

In today’s article we adding this reminder to car owners with recent Car Care Nut YouTube video episode that warns viewers why buying even what seems like a simple replacement part for your car from online retailer Amazon can lead to grief and wasted money.

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Don’t Do This…Ever!

In the video we will find out why the owner of a 2014 Lexus RX350 decided to replace his car’s original front-end sensors with a $30 deal on Amazon and why it was one of those “Don’t Do This…Ever!” mistakes car owners should avoid that could have turned into a safety issue on the road.

Follow along with the host as he warns viewers about Amazon parts; how to replace the front-end sensors on your Lexus; and why not all sensors are simple plug ‘n play components in many cars.

Amazon Part Fail Special! Let's Try This Again!

And finally…

For additional news related to buying bad parts for your car, here are a few articles for your consideration:

Toyota Maintenance Non-OEM Parts Warning

Junk Parts from China Warning by Toyota Mechanic

Avoid Voiding Your Toyota Warranty with This Important Advice on How Warranties Work and Don’t Work

Timothy Boyer is a Torque News automotive reporter based in Cincinnati. Experienced with early car restorations, he regularly restores older vehicles with engine modifications for improved performance. Follow Tim on Twitter at @TimBoyerWrites for daily new and used vehicle news.

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