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post #1 of 7 Old 05-03-2014, 04:07 AM Thread Starter
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Replacement parts: Dorman or something else?

Need headlights, side mirrors, front side windows and lifts them. Car - Jeep Grand Cherokee.
Where better to buy parts at reasonable prices and what manufacturers choose?
Because a large variety.

I paid attention to Dorman products, wthat you have heard about this spare parts? What can you say about the quality? Because the prices are attractive. To buy? or choose something else?

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post #2 of 7 Old 05-03-2014, 09:12 AM
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I would try sourcing everything you need from one place. That way you can save on shipping. Example Quadratec.

Or try a junkyard if one is close.

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post #3 of 7 Old 05-03-2014, 09:17 AM
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What year Jeep?
Type of Jeep?
What type of parts are you looking for?
Are you buying for looks or to take it off road?
Can you install them or do you have a friend that can install them or are you paying someone to install the parts?

Cheap parts are not always the best parts to buy.
Craigslist is an option for a ton of parts you might be looking for.
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post #4 of 7 Old 05-03-2014, 09:52 AM
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many place now have free shipping. even on very heavy parts. If not mailing something that may weigh 100 pounds or more is expensive.

I try to order straight from the maker when possible. The trouble with some of these, we sell everything here places is that tend to not be in stock. even though they will not tell you that.

you listed a few things like, lights. Stock lights?
glass, unless you can install it, Safty glass does installers in you drive way.

Lifts, depends on what. if we are talking real Jeeps meaning a cj-jk. there are many makers. some build better for one model than another.

RESEARCH Compare as always Caveat Emptor

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post #5 of 7 Old 05-11-2014, 01:44 AM
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Tell us - what year your car then will be more detailed answers
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I paid attention to Dorman products, wthat you have heard about this spare parts? What can you say about the quality?
Generally, it is a good choice, there are good quality of Dorman auto parts, while the prices are quite reasonable.
I just bought these parts. Can see here, in my opinion enough choice. Or you have already decided your problem?
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post #6 of 7 Old 05-22-2014, 12:38 AM Thread Starter
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What year Jeep?
Type of Jeep?
What type of parts are you looking for?
Are you buying for looks or to take it off road?
Can you install them or do you have a friend that can install them or are you paying someone to install the parts?
Jeep Grand Cherokee 2005.
I can not install replacement parts, will calling for service center.
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Generally, it is a good choice, there are good quality of Dorman auto parts, while the prices are quite reasonable.
I just bought these parts. Can see here, in my opinion enough choice. Or you have already decided your problem?
No, I did not solved the problem yet. So these parts will buy.
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post #7 of 7 Old 05-29-2014, 04:14 AM
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Keety
By the way, this week I bought door handles and side Mirrors from this company in CARiD.com
Quality is always pleased.
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