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post #1 of 8 Old 09-03-2018, 05:27 AM Thread Starter
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best place to order parts

Who are the best site to order parts from in the U.S?
I know from my car and firearms hobbies that prices for the same part can change drastically from site to site.
Where are your favorite places to get parts?

Is there a low price part search engine?

Iím getting ready to clean my fuel tank, and I want to replace gaskets and or seals on the filler cap and some other stuff.
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post #2 of 8 Old 09-03-2018, 06:30 AM
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I usually use MR Cycle.com, but have also used Suzukipartshouse.com, and Babbits online.
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I usually just Google the part or part number and then check the results. There are some OEM parts that are only available from outside the US, like turn signals and top box reflectors.
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I have had such good service from Chaparal, I just go to them and quit driving myself crazy looking at a dozen sites.

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For OEM parts Oneida Suzuki is usually very good.
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Depending on the part or parts, I usually check the following:

Oneida Suzuki
Ron Ayers
MR Cycle
Chaparral
Dennis Kirk
Rocky Mountain ATV / Jake Wilson
American Motorcycle Tire

And sometimes these too:

PartShark
CheapCycleParts
Bike Bandit
SuzukiPartsNation.com
MotoSport.com
Partzilla.com


Usually after comparing prices plus shipping Oneida or Ron Ayers come out the cheapest (unless it's tires) but not always.


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Recently i got stuff from Babbits...quick shipping and easy. Last order came from Bike Bandit....s l o w.....but it got here cheaper than Babbits. I called BB and asked why the delay.....oem parts have to ship to them first before shipping to me and they said no drop shipping. Not sure if I believe them but the stuff took almost 2 weeks to arrive.

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I always buy from Rocky Mtn. ATV

They have good pricing.
They show the part stock
Very fast shipping usually
You get a percentage of your purchases back to apply to future orders.

Also they have their house brand of products, Tusk. Very good quality and typically 1/2 the cost of name brands.
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