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Denso – World’s Largest OEM Manufacturer of Starters and Alternators

August 14th, 2018|

See how Denso, the world’s largest OEM manufacturer of starters and alternators – also applies this same engineering and testing expertise to the replacement market for starters and alternators. Denso starters and alternators keep improving [...]

How The Segment Conductor Alternator Changed The Game

August 6th, 2018|

What is an alternator? Alternators are part of the car’s electrical system. While the battery initially starts the engine, it’s the alternator that sustains the flow of electricity to the system. The alternator also recharges [...]

ATF & Hydraulic Fluid Guide for Asian and European Nameplates

July 3rd, 2018|

Antifreeze/Coolant Guide for Asian and European Nameplates

July 3rd, 2018|

Which Type Of Suspension Joint Does My Truck Need? Sealed vs. Greasable Ball & Socket Joint Designs – MAS Industries | Video

July 2nd, 2018|

If you are deciding between greasable or sealed ball and socket joints for your truck, this is for you. When it comes to finding the right suspension joint, MAS Industries has two great options. MAS [...]

Car Key Cutting And Programming – Chip Keys And Electronic Remotes

June 27th, 2018|

Need a spare chip key or electronic remote - at a discount price? Arch Auto Parts now provides precision cutting and custom programming for smart keys and transponder fobs for most vehicles. Save hundreds of dollars [...]

How To Install An A/C Compressor & Condenser – Four Seasons | Videos

June 25th, 2018|

Summer is back, and there’s nothing worse than sitting in a hot car. From the initial blast of heat when you turn on the fan, to sticking to the seat when you’re trying to get [...]

How To Identify A Worn Belt – Video By Continental

June 4th, 2018|

Belts in your vehicle can get damaged for a variety of reasons. Continental has put together a video showing the common ways belts get damaged and how to identify a worn belt.  Cracking - Caused [...]

What Does A Vehicle Air Filter Do, And When Should It Be Replaced?

May 30th, 2018|

Why is a vehicle air filter important? NYC is first in a lot of things, but clean air sure isn’t one of them. This is where the vehicle air filter comes into play. The air [...]

Cabin Air Filter Replacement – The Cheap And Simple Way To Keep Pollen Out Of Your Car

May 21st, 2018|

Do I really need a new cabin air filter?  Chances are, a mechanic has advised you to get a new cabin air filter. You only came in for an oil change, so you met this [...]

Why and When to Change Antifreeze / Coolant: 4 Easy Antifreeze Tests for the DIY Mechanic

December 19th, 2017|

Antifreeze / Coolant serves a critical role in engine operation. It circulates through the radiator and dispels heat, to keep the engine from overheating – while also transferring heat to the heater core, where it [...]

Save now on MPA Pure Energy Starters and Alternators at Arch Auto Parts

October 24th, 2017|

Pure Energy premium starters from MPA are guaranteed to deliver unsurpassed reliability and peace of mind. Remanufactured to exacting OE specifications, these starters and alternators are made with 100% new parts for optimal performance and [...]

FREE ASE-Certified Technician with every MPA Starter & Alternator!

October 24th, 2017|

With every purchase of an MPA starter or alternator, you get a big bonus. There’s a FREE ASE-Certified Technician in every box! OK, not really. But you can call one of MPA’s ASE-Certified Technicians who [...]

DENSO OE-Quality Starters and Alternators. Save now at Arch Auto Parts.

October 12th, 2017|

DENSO has OE technology designed for the aftermarket. The DENSO First Time Fit Program includes starters and alternators covering over 200 million cars on the road today, so you should be able to find what [...]

DENSO OE-Quality Spark Plugs. Save now at Arch Auto Parts.

October 12th, 2017|

DENSO offers a full line of durable and high-performing spark plugs. Compare the Twin Tip Techonology, OE Heritage, and High Performance spark plugs here: Come into Arch Auto Parts to see which spark plug is [...]