Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance Releases Free MyPlaceForParts VIN Scan Application - aftermarketNews

Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance Releases Free MyPlaceForParts VIN Scan Application

The new MyPlaceForParts VIN Scan App is free to download for both Android and Apple devices. According to the Alliance, the app's simple design is easy to use, and acts as the interface to a powerful scan engine that provides access to all VIN details. VIN data uploads to MyPlaceForParts.com with just one push of a button, enabling quick, accurate parts lookup to help increase bay productivity and lookup accuracy, the group says.

SAN ANTONIO, Texas – Auto Value and Bumper to Bumper parts stores have added a vehicle identification number (VIN) barcode scanning app for mobile devices to help professional technicians find and acquire repair parts faster and more efficiently. The app offers seamless integration with MyPlaceForParts, a premier online e-commerce site available exclusively through Auto Value and Bumper to Bumper affiliates.
 
The new MyPlaceForParts VIN Scan App is free to download for both Android and Apple devices. According to the Alliance, the app’s simple design is easy to use, and acts as the interface to a powerful scan engine that provides access to all VIN details. VIN data uploads to MyPlaceForParts.com with just one push of a button, enabling quick, accurate parts lookup to help increase bay productivity and lookup accuracy, the group says.
 
“The MyPlaceForParts VIN Scan Application simplifies the vehicle decoding process and allows users to look up parts quickly and accurately,” says Dan Williford, Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance marketing director. "It’s a great complement to our e-commerce efforts with professional technician customers."  
 
MyPlaceForParts mobile products also include features that make it easy to find and purchase supplies, accessories and tools as well as application-specific hard parts.
 
 
 

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