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Why cant Auto Recyclers sell used Catalytic Converters ?

We get a lot of calls from our customers wanting to purchase a “used” catalytic converter for their vehicle and unfortunately we always have to say no. So i thought i would explain some of the details as i understand it to help answer this commonly requested part. There were several Clean Air Acts set […]

Just how important Auto Recyclers are to our Environment?

Vehicle Recycling: Important Statistics Because salvage vehicles have hundreds of parts that can be recycled, statistics for auto recycling can add up quickly. If you have doubts about the popularity or environmental impact of automotive recycling, these numbers may help to provide some help. End-of life cars are the most frequently recycled consumer product worldwide. […]

Buying a replacement Engine – What do you need to know?

Engines are the “heart” of any vehicle. If your engine is failing or has failed, your car or truck may not get you where you need to go. Despite how important they are, engines can be recycled out of another vehicle that has been in and accident. Because of normal traffic accidents, millions of vehicles […]

What is a core charge on used part and why?

Our stores quote hundreds of parts daily and often you will hear the salespersons say that this part has a “core charge” associated with it. Often we get asked “what is a core charge and why”?  The reason is that many parts we sell are rebuildable or recyclable, so to insure that we get the […]

What’s Better than the Original?

In the auto parts industry of fifty years ago, the answer would usually be a resounding – nothing, you don’t have any other choice. Fifty years ago the ONLY options for replacing a majority of the parts on our vehicle was to purchase them from the OEM(original equipment manufacturer) or buy a used part from […]

Salvaged Title Vehicles from NNAWG  

Buying a salvaged title vehicle is easy if you’re buying from Northern Nevada Auto Wrecking Group. We will help you register and obtain the title of the vehicle quickly and easily, and our sales administrative staff will walk through you the process if any difficulties should arise. Although there may be some stigma behind buying […]

Largest Inventory of Quality, Used Parts  

We’ve all been there. When we’re in search of a part for our everyday car or side project, we spend time on eBay, Craiglist, Pick-n-Pull, Napa Auto Parts, and even Summit Racing. We try our best to locate the part we need quickly and efficiently, but it doesn’t always work out like that. Northern Nevada […]

Choose the Part You Want, We’ll Call You

At Northern Nevada Auto Wrecking we’ve done our best to offer an inventory management system that fits the needs of our customers and expedites the parts-picking process. Whether you are a mechanic that is looking for a specific part right then, a car enthusiast that always has their hands busy in one project or another, […]

The NNAWG Warranty

After stopping by Northern Nevada Auto Wrecking Group and purchasing an engine, transmission or transfer case from our trusted inventory, you will receive a warranty package. Engine Warranty: 90 Days with unlimited mileage from date of purchase! Our warranty is an engine exchange warranty and does not cover any parts, labor, towing, rentals or loss […]

Reno Car Parts from a Trusted Wrecking Company

Since 1979 Northern Nevada Auto Wrecking Group, or NNAWG, has been servicing the Reno, Sparks and surrounding areas from four convenient locations providing exceptional service and support to the community for car parts in Reno and salvaged vehicles. With more than thirty years of experience in the auto wrecking industry, the folks at Northern Nevada […]