Junkyard question

Old 07-21-2009, 10:41 AM
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So I have had some pretty good luck keeping my 1996 trooper running by getting parts from the junkyard.

I am now looking for a couple small things for my honda oddessy, and I have had a heck of a time findng ANY oddessys in the yard. I get that they last a long time, but people must be wrecking these things.

Do some cars get parted out before they ever reach the yards?

BTW Crazy Rays in the baltimore area may be the greatest junkyard in the world. i try and make excuses to stop by. I usually look a little funny in my work clothes.

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Old 07-21-2009, 11:29 AM
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My Neice's fiance says the same thning about accords. I think there's a waiting list, so when the parts come in, there gone...
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check e-bay we get a lot of parts there. By the way they are not junkyards anymore they are recycle facilities good luck
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Old 07-21-2009, 01:01 PM
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When the price of steel went through the roof most junk yards crushed everthing. I is hard to find used parts now.
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Old 07-21-2009, 04:15 PM
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Crazy Ray also has another yard in Mt Airy, have you tried there?
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GOOGLE IS YOUR FRIEND. Try that for parts. I've had good luck and good prices shopping online via google.
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