When purchasing a motor-vehicle, whether new or used, one of your primary considerations ought to be its serviceability. Can you get parts for it? Are there many mechanics with the competence to repair it?
When purchasing a motor-vehicle, whether new or used, one of your primary considerations ought to be its serviceability. Can you get parts for it? Are there many mechanics with the competence to repair it? Here, we have put together a list of 10 of the best auto parts dealers in Kingston, because we know how important getting quality parts at reasonable prices is to the average motorist. How do we know? 'cause we're drivers too.
Sheldon's Auto Parts has been in existence since 1998. They stock everything from shocks and struts, fan belts, front end parts, brake parts, air filters, water pumps, clutch discs and pressure plates, radiators, CV boots, auto body parts, sensors & more. They supply auto parts for trucks, cars and SUVs in Nissan, Suzuki, Hyundai, Mitsubishi and Mazda.
Open: Mon - Sat: 7.30am to 6.30pm; Sun: 8am to 4pm.
Fidelity Motors Limited started in 2001. They are Jamaica's premiere Nissan dealers. They have a very interactive website, in that you can book a service, book a test drive or even do a parts enquiry. From the Altima to the Pathfinder, from the X-trail to the Civilian, once it's Nissan, Fidelity has the parts for your vehicle.
Open: Mon - Fri: 8am to 4.30pm.
Universal Shocks supplies shocks and struts for the most popular vehicles in Jamaica, including Toyota, Honda, BMW, Nissan, Suzuki and Ford. They also stock general car parts for BMW, Benz, Audi, VW and Mini. They offer free installation on Shock Absorbers, Brake Pads, Disc Rotors, Brake Sensors, Air Filters and Cabin Filters at their Red Hills Road location.
Open: Mon - Fri: 8.30 am to 5.30pm; Sat: 8.30am to 4.45pm.
Prince Auto Parts stocks front end, engine and body parts for American made vehicles including GMC, Ford, Dodge, Chevroloet. They also stock a wide assortment of brake pads. They claim to be able to source hard to get parts in 3 to 5 days. One satisfied customer vouched for them: Very reliable and at all times! Never give you a wrong part.
Open: Mon - Sat: 8.30am to 5.30pm.
Excel Auto Parts was established in 1996 and they specialise in the distribution of engine parts. They offer an all-makes programme, which covers passenger cars, light vans, trucks. They serve all of Jamaica, and claim to have a guaranteed delivery date, directly or through designated distributors. They stock parts for Nissan, Mitsubishi, Isuzu, Toyota, Honda, Suzuki, Subaru, and Mazda motor vehicles.
Open: Mon - Fri: 8.30am to 5.30pm; Sat: 8.30am to 5pm.
Bert's Auto Parts was established in 1988, has a staff complement of over 180 persons and operates four branches in Kingston. They have a wide range of parts such as body, engine, front-end and service parts; they claim to give their customers exactly what they want. They offer seven days a week service at their Molynes Superstore and six days a week service at their Head Office and Hagley Park locations.
Open: Mon - Fri: 8:00am-6:00pm; Sat: 8:30am-5:00pm
Superior Parts Ltd was founded in 1995. They supply new and used honda parts and have a service center which specializes in full scale diagnostic tests, body and mechanical repairs and tyre replacements and balancing. They stock items such as oil filters, spark plugs, ball joints, trailing arm bushings and transmission coolers.
Open: Mon - Sat: 8.30am to 5.30pm; Sun: 9am to 2pm.
Alex's Imports Ltd is a source for new and used auto parts and accessories. They carry Honda, Toyota, Nissan and Mitsubishi parts (2001 or later). They claim their aim is to provide you the best products at the lowest prices and serve you with a smile. As per their website, Alex’s Imports can save you money by offering used engines and transmissions to make a significant repair to your vehicle.
Open: Mon - Fri: 8am to 5pm; Sat: 8.30am to 4pm.
Daytona Sales specializes in the care and maintenance of Japanese vehicles. At Daytona Sales they stock a wide range of engine mounts, clutch discs & pressure plates, body parts, CV joints, shock absorbers, engine parts, water pumps and more. Daytona has representatives islandwide and they make deliveries to wholesale customers islandwide.
Open: Mon - Fri: 8:30a.m to 5:00p.m. and Sat: 8:30a.m. to 2:00p.m
Premium Auto Parts was founded in September 2011 and offers a wide array of car parts, including fuel injectors, pumps, airflow meters, ignition coils, alternator, clutch, pulleys, turbocharges and others. They have parts for Toyota, Nissan, Mazda, Honda, Sukuki and Subaru. They claim to have rates that are the most reasonable in all of Jamaica and they advertise 'free delivery' on their website.
Open: Mon - Sat: 8.30am to 5.30pm.