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Advance Auto Parts

696 U.S. 441
United States - 30525
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Advance Auto Parts, Inc., the largest automotive aftermarket parts provider in North America, serves both the professional installer and do-it-yourself customers.
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Advance Auto Parts Complaints & Reviews

Advanced Auto Parts - Maryland, Baltimore - Unethical Behavior

Posted: 2015-11-09 by    Reviewer96269
Complaint Rating:  0 % with 0 votes
On October 21st my mother purchased a battery from Bill at the Carroll Island store in Maryland, zip code 21220. Let me rephrase, Bill sold my mother a practically dead (one working cell) battery. After purchasing this battery it was hit or miss on whether or not her car would start. She took...

Advance Auto Parts - Called Store left on hold for over 15 mins

Posted: 2015-08-27 by    Auto15
Complaint Rating:  0 % with 0 votes
Called Advanced Auto Parts in Wis Rapids Wisconsin On Numerous occasions, Been put on hold for over 15 mins, With that loud music. The employee's that put me on hold names are Bob Mullen, Carl Sailor, and Carl Herrman, I'm on my cell phone and the minutes add up when your trying to...

Advance Auto Parts - No gifts cards accepted online

Posted: 2015-05-05 by    fishman14
Complaint Rating:  0 % with 0 votes
Advance web site does not allow you to use gift cards. Only in store purchases for gift cards. Well, I prefer to shop online and take advantage of discounts provided there. I think they are the only company in the US that does not accept gift cards on their web site. So to me, this $50.00 dollar...

Advance Auto Parts - Refused Return

Posted: 2015-03-12 by    Ross A. Raney
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 2 votes
We bought 2 CV axles for her Jeep. I replaced one and decided that the other was OK, and replacement was not necessary. She returned to the store with the $70 part, and a return was refused, they said that it had been installed. THIS WAS NOT THE CASE.

As a former GENERAL MANAGER...

Advance Auto Parts Monroe Shocks - Warranty fraud

Posted: 2014-10-21 by    Brent A Nulph
Complaint Rating:  0 % with 0 votes
I have a commercial acct with them, and with the reiceipt i went in before i removed the bad shocks, asked if they would replace them and they said yes. Next day i returned with them and i was told they would not replace them, this is on my personal car i was very pissed off and closed my account...

Advance Auto Parts - Texas, Katy - Rebate refusal

Posted: 2014-06-25 by    rbnkaty
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 1 votes
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According to other reports I have read on this site, Advance Auto Parts has a reputation for not honoring rebates advertized. On May 14, 2014 I purchased parts from the Katy, Texas location...

Advance Auto Parts - Florida, Tampa - Warranty Not Remedied

Posted: 2013-12-24 by    BAASTF
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 1 votes
This dispute relates to a few different issues with Advance Auto Parts – warranty, delivery, and customer service issues.
On 29-Nov-12, an order was placed for a used transmission for a ’00 Isuzu Rodeo. It took over 15 days to receive the part. We were in constant contact...

Advance Auto Parts - Wisconsin, Tomah - employee harassment

Posted: 2013-10-16 by    discruntled employee
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 2 votes
I have been an employee at advance for nearly 8 years. I have been harassed with slander and racism for the last 5 years. I was just written up for defending myself against sexist slurs. my gm is threatening my job with this. I may respect his words but he is unreliable as management. he is...

Advance Auto Parts - Texas - low pay, high employment turnover, and racial bias in job promotion.

Posted: 2013-07-26 by    John Xanadu
Complaint Rating:  40 % with 5 votes
Hi, my name is John X and this is my complaint:

This company has to be one of the most pathetic, low down retailer ever in terms of employment. The employee retention rate is so low that they will be content to even keep one employee for 2 months. I have slaved my ass off there...

Advance Auto Parts - Texas, Brownsville - Did not honor warranty

Posted: 2013-05-01 by    Gibsonn
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 2 votes
An employee name Jorge L did not honor my part warranty even after I pointed out it said if defective I guest he works for commission for not honoring warranties well I still bought It but to Oreilly auto parts. Well know a friend of mine experience the same thing with an employee name Chris...

Advance Auto Parts - Company failed to honor advertised discount offer

Posted: 2013-01-18 by    Tomer
Complaint Rating:  0 % with 0 votes
Company failed to honor advertised discount offer.

Company overcharged credit card.

Customer service failed to respond appropriately and blamed consumer for “confusion.”

Subsequent research indicates similar complaints from consumers nationwide.

Advance Auto Parts - Virginia, Roanoke - Credit Card Overcharging

Posted: 2012-12-31 by    Cnsmr2
Complaint Rating:  0 % with 0 votes
Company failed to honor clearly advertised discount offer.
Company submitted unauthorized overcharge to credit card company. Customer service blames customer for "confusion" and refused to promptly credit overcharge. Subsequent research indicates numerous consumers with same complaint....

Advance Auto Parts Inc. - I will never work with Advance Auto Parts Again

Posted: 2012-02-08 by    Boorkale
Complaint Rating:  0 % with 0 votes
I went in as soon as the store opened to get an early start on my repairs and purchased a universal joint for my vehicle. After disassemble found the u-joint was incorrect, returned it for the ‘right’ u-joint even had to run to another store. Got back to install the ‘correct’...

Advance Auto Parts - Bad experience

Posted: 2011-08-25 by    frees12
Complaint Rating:  50 % with 2 votes
I went into Advance Auto Parts two days ago. I purchased oil and one of the service assistants put it in the car. He did not put the oil cap back on. I drove two hours home. When I got home, my husband popped the hood because he smelled something. Oil everywhere!!! We have been dealing with...

Advance Auto Parts - Georgia, Trenton - Service

Posted: 2011-08-23 by    Tony Brooks
Complaint Rating:  0 % with 0 votes
I went in Advance Auto Parts in Trenton, Ga. this morning...there was NOT another customer in the store. There were at least 5 workers behind the counter...putting up stock. I waited for about 5 or 10 minutes...NOT ONE worker even came to the counter to help me. Finally one came toward the front...

Advanced Auto Parts - Georgia, Clayton - TERRIBLE MANAGER

Posted: 2011-08-23 by    HIGHONBIANKUS
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 1 votes


Posted: 2011-08-14 by    BATTERY INSTALL BEWARE!!!!!!!!
Complaint Rating:  25 % with 4 votes
Went in advance auto parts a couple of weeks ago and purchased there silver brand battery around 75.00 dollars.I knew the guy who looked up battery for me on their computer for model type for my truck.After i purchased battery i asked him to install it for me[my truck].They do this for you when...

Advance Auto Parts - Pennsylvania, 2890 Paxton St Harrisburg PA 1 - Delivery, billing and Service

Posted: 2011-07-27 by    LordPants
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 1 votes
I received an offer for $35 off an order of $85 or more for online orders only. Selected the parts I wanted from the web and checked to see what stores in my area were reporting inventory. Called the two stores that reported stock and verified that they did have the parts as I wanted to pick...

Advanced Auto Parts - Georgia, Atlanta - Poor Customer Service

Posted: 2011-06-14 by    SLeighJean
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 1 votes
I am making this complaint due to the extremely poor service I received at the Advanced Auto Parts on Memorial Drive and Moreland Ave. near my house in Atlanta, GA. I had ordered a harmonic balancer about a week prior to the store visit, paid, and was told it would be delivered to the shop in...

Advance Auto Parts - Maryland, Laurel - Ill mannered Service

Posted: 2011-06-11 by    dlakers30086
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 1 votes
I was in there shopping about three weeks ago, it was a Tuesday afternoon when I was in there shopping looking for parts for my vehicle. I had witnessed an altercation between some associates at this store. A man proceeded to push a cart full of merchandise in to a young lady while she proceeded...

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