Yard FAQ

What is a Self Serve Auto Parts Recycler?
Horseheads Pick-A-Part displays thousands of vehicles on stands, arranged in rows, and separated by manufacturer.  Bring your own tools to remove the parts, drive train components or any other auto accessories you need to repair your car.

Why should I remove my own parts?
Horseheads Pick-A-Part believes that if you do all the work, you should benefit from all the savings!  Our parts are sold at a fraction of what a dealer would charge and well below the cost of a traditional auto parts yard. 

Can I expect to find high-quality parts?
Most of the parts at Horseheads Pick-A-Part are the original equipment(OEM) the manufacturer installed when the car was built.

What happens if the part does not work or fit properly?
We offer a 30-day money-back refund policy on most parts.  We will either exchange your part or refund your money if the part does not work or fit properly.

Why do you take all fluids out of the cars?
For the safety of our customers and to protect the environment, we reuse, resell or recycle all fluids, CFC's, batteries and mercury switches.  Our concern for safety is unparalleled in the industry and our dedication to preserving the environment is one of the hallmarks of Horseheads Pick-A-Part.

Do you charge to use a wheelbarrow or engine hoist?
Both a wheelbarrow and an engine hoist are available for your use, free of charge.  No other tools are provided.

Do you buy unwanted autos? How much do you pay?
The value of a car varies depending on the model and condition of the car.

Will you remove my car or do I have to deliver it to you?
We can arrange towing for you; however, if you bring it to us we typically pay more for your unwanted auto.