Want to know to find motorcycle salvage parts? Motorcycle parts are sold by motorcycling manufacturers. You can find salvaged motorcycle parts, but you will have to do some planning to locate the parts. There are various ways to find salvaged motorcycle parts.
Things you’ll need:
- List of motorcycle mechanics
- List of junkyards
- List of manufacturers
- Determine which motorcycle part(s) you will need. Buy a newspaper and turn to the classified ads section and review the motorcycles section. Look for motorcycle salvage parts for sale in this section first before doing anything else.
- Contact local salvage yards in your area to help you find motorcycle salvage parts. Call several salvage yards in your area and ask the customer service department representative if they have any motorcycles in their inventory. Tell the representative exactly what type, kind, make and model of the part you need. Ask the representative how much will the part(s) cost.
- Visit the salvage yard in your area to help you find motorcycle salvage parts. Prepare to pay the junkyard to pull the part for you or pull the part yourself. Check to see if there is a fee for entering the junkyard. Make sure you have the right tools to pull the part(s) from the salvaged motorcycles.
- Inspect the wrecked motorcycles to help you find motorcycle salvage parts. Take your tool box with you and pull the part yourself to save money if you can. Pull the part(s) off the motorcycle and pay for the part(s). Subscribe to a motorcycle magazine, so in the future you can have a resource handy to find motorcycle salvage parts. Contact the governmental agencies in your area also to find motorcycle parts because they have a large inventory of seized motorcycles and parts.