Growing Danger: Counterfeit Parts
Counterfeit automotive parts are an increasing concern to suppliers and consumers. The Locator examined this dangerous trend in the April issue.
Counterfeit parts are produced illegally and sold at a profit sometimes to support other criminal activities. The Automotive Recyclers Association (ARA) urges consumers to use only quality, recycled original equipment manufacturer (OEM) parts supplied by professional automotive recyclers.
For tips on how to spot a counterfeit part and what you can do if you suspect you’ve purchased on, read the full article here.