When you’re shopping for new cars, there are certain parts you should be careful about and not overlook.
If you’re considering purchasing a new car, there’s a good chance you’ll need parts for the car’s engines, transmissions, tires, brakes, wheels and windows.
The parts list is endless and there’s always more you can find out about, but here’s a quick list of things to look out for.1.
If the oil and filter have leaked, replace them.
The engine oil can also be replaced.
If oil leaks, the filter can also need to be replaced and the oil filter needs to be cleaned to remove any debris.
If there are any problems with the transmission fluid, replace it.2.
Transmission and transmission fluid filters.
Replace them if they have cracked.
If your transmission fluid leak, replace the fluid as soon as you can.
If it leaks, replace a new fluid.3.
Oil is a major part of a car’s engine, so the oil filters need to work well.
If they leak, it may be a good idea to replace them or at least remove any residue.
If any residue remains, it could affect your car’s performance and safety.4.
Remove all the brake pads.
The brakes can be oiled, oiled again and oiled if necessary.
If a brake fluid leak has occurred, replace all brake pads that have been worn.5.
Replace the wires and connectors that come with the car.
If that doesn’t help, replace those as well.6.
Power steering cables.
Remove the battery.
If battery cables are damaged, replace as many as possible.
If all that doesn of work, replace any other cable or connectors that may be affected.7.
Replace wiring and wiring connections if you can, but don’t leave any open wires hanging.
If wiring is missing, replace only the wires that are missing.8.
Replace as many of the battery cells as possible, especially the ones that need replacing.
If this doesn’t work, remove the battery and replace the battery completely.9.
Suspension and brakes.
If these are damaged or if you suspect damage, replace or replace the entire suspension.
If both brakes have been damaged, get new ones.10.
Replace if needed.11.
Remove wires and plugs from the transmission and make sure they’re connected to the correct connector.
If necessary, replace and re-wire the transmission wiring.12.
If wheels have been impacted or if there’s any damage, get a new set of wheels.13.
Remove any cables or connectors on the transmission.
If possible, replace that as well as any cables and connectors on any of the transmission components.14.
If suspension is damaged or missing, get replacement or replacement parts for it.15.
If brakes are damaged in a crash, get the brakes replaced or replace them if needed if possible.16.
Oil and filter.
Replace these if needed and be sure to clean up any grease and dirt from the oil or filter.17.
If transmission oil leaks or is damaged, clean it up thoroughly and replace it if needed, but make sure you don’t use a high-pressure oil or an engine oil.18.
Remove old filter housings if possible, but replace the filter if possible as well if necessary, and make a clean-up job of the entire filter assembly.19.
If bearings are damaged and the bearings are missing, they may need replacement.20.
If shafts are damaged on your transmission, get them replaced as soon you can or at the very least have a new shaft for it in the shop.21.
Wheels and tires.
If new tires or wheels are required, they should be replaced as well, although they may be better than new, as the factory can’t guarantee they’ll last as long.22.
If tires are damaged from a crash or from a collision, get replaced as quickly as possible or as soon the dealer can offer a replacement.23.
If brake pads are damaged by a crash in your car, replace your brake pads as soon it can be done.24.
If their tension is damaged by the crash, replace these or replace their entire assembly.25.
If its sprocket tension is lost due to a crash from a car, you may need to replace the whole assembly.26.
Torque converter bearings.
Replace this if they’ve been damaged by damage to the sprocket, or if they’re missing.27.
Transmission clutch and sprocket.
Replace those if needed or if the clutch or sprocket is lost.28.
If gear ratios are affected by a collision or a crash on your car