The answer to that question should be it depends.
The vast majority of vehicles imported from the USA have a very rich equipment, richer than can be found in their European counterparts. Moreover, they are mostly cars that are several years old and in good condition. These aspects may outweigh the fact that a vehicle from overseas is an interesting and often cheaper alternative than the domestic market to obtain a car or spare parts for it.
On the other hand, if we acquire cars, car parts from abroad, we should include customs duties or transport costs in the final price, which may significantly affect the final costs.
Certainly, if we are fans of typically American brands such as Ford, Chrysler, Dodge or Chevrolet, it is worth investing in parts for US cars.
There are American cars that
More and more good quality vehicles can be found on Polish roads. Among them there are American cars that are no longer an unattainable dream and become utility machines with many advantages.
There is a stereotype that this type of car is difficult to maintain and repair. The truth, however, is completely different, because parts for US cars are more and more available on the Polish market, which is associated with their better price. Besides, American vehicles have many other advantages that make them more desirable than others, including:
- solid and at the same time simple structure that facilitates all repairs,
- long life (investment for years),
- spacious and comfortable character,
- powerful engine,
- original style.
Additionally, these are the cars most often used in Hollywood productions. Probably that is why there is a kind of aura of uniqueness over them. Whatever, however, we will call them, it is worth remembering about choosing good quality car parts to avoid disappointment.
In some cases parts for cars
If we have an American car, we probably buy parts for cars from the USA from time to time. It's just that even American cars break down and sometimes need repair.
In some cases, car parts are very expensive. Sometimes it happens that their replacement is simply not profitable. Better to decide to sell the car and buy a new one. Of course, this is not always possible.
If we have a car that is many years old, unfortunately it may be the best model in the world, but it will break down anyway. It's just that all parts in a car wear out over time. Regular replacement may keep the car operational for longer, but this does not guarantee that we will drive it for the rest of our life. Sometimes we will have to say goodbye to the car faster, because its repair will not be profitable. The parts will be too expensive and the value of the car drops significantly over the years. Of course, if we want, we can try to repair and still drive the old car.
However, it is not impossible today
If we bought a car in America, then at some point we will certainly start looking for a store or garage in Poland that sells parts for cars from the USA.
Admittedly, American cars are specific, so it's no wonder that sometimes you have to do some research to find the right parts. However, it is not impossible today. There are so many American cars on Polish roads that most garages have already made sure that they have the right car parts in their offer. If they are not in stock at the moment, they can easily get them. Of course, this means that we will have to wait a while until the part is delivered.
We can also try to find the necessary part on our own on foreign sites. However, it only pays off if we have the appropriate knowledge. We should also remember that garage owners often have discounts, so they can buy the part we need much cheaper than we do.