Audi A4: Lightning in a Bottle

Audi has definitely recaptured an elusive, powerful sports car with the ability to control and reveal itself to the world for the fourth consecutive generation with its A4.  Initially manufactured in the mid-1990s, the Audi A4 has developed from a well-built, rather innocent-looking German automobile to a qualified lavish driving machine. The A4 has constantly…

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Audi A3 TDI is as ‘Green’ as They Come

The pursuit of lesser CO2 greenhouse gas discharges and elevated fuel effectiveness is luring a more varied collection of “green” cars to our roadways. From entry level to luxury cars, ecological performance is becoming more conventional in vehicles of all kinds. In addition, much more importance is being placed on sophisticated clean diesel, which naturally…

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Alpine Stereo Components

In the world of automotive stereo systems, Alpine is one of the Top Dogs, and with good reason….they make some of the best! Alpine Electronics is a subsidiary of Japanese electronic component manufacturer Alps Electric, specializing in car audio and navigation systems.  They are located in Iwaki, Japan, and they also have manufacturing plants in…

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All You Need To Know About Rims

Are you ready for a little trivia today?  When was the first rim used on a vehicle?  If you guessed 1 B.C. then you would be correct.  The first rims were used to protect the wooden wheel of chariots in Ancient Rome. Not so ancient now, the rim is the outer edge of a wheel,…

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All Import Auto Parts Stands By Its Motto

“Recycling Today For A Better Tomorrow.”  Those words mean something to the owners and staff of All Import Auto Parts.  Besides being a salvage yard business, we are also in the business of recycling, and we take that business very seriously. Did you know that the average vehicle is made up of almost 100% recycled…

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All Import Auto Parts Has Your Mirrors

For the purpose of this article we are going to assume there are those out there who are interested in vehicle mirrors and in particular the history of the vehicle rear-view mirror. Come on, folks, everyone loves a little history from time to time, right? The rear-view mirror actually dates back to the horse-and-buggy times,…

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All Import Auto Parts Has Newly Arrived Jaguar XKE

Have you checked out our new arrivals lately?  If you do you will notice we recently received a 1997 Jaguar XKE, one of the standard bearers of the Jaguar line for many decades. Jaguar coupes and convertibles have been drooled over since 1961, by teenage boys and adult males alike.  They have always been sleek,…

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All Import Auto Parts Has Lexus Used Parts

If you have time over the holidays you might want to go see the new Tom Cruise movie “Mission Impossible – Ghost Protocol” playing at most theaters now. What you will notice immediately is that in the movie Cruise does not drive a single Japanese import car. That may not seem terribly important to you…

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