by Ken Geers
If shopping for automotive accessories online is a NEW experience for you get ready for some fun. You will be amazed how easy it is to shop from the comforts of home.
Remember the search engines are your friend. Think of the search engines as a gigantic shopping mall and the search box as the mall directory. Simply tell the mall directory what you want and watch it appear before your eyes. Now that’s a shopping experience!
Shopping Auto Accessories Online
If just shopping then stay with generic terms like suv accessories, and auto accessories. Perhaps you want a cargo carrier but not sure which one. Then suv cargo carriers would be a good search. If you want a bike rack and know the Brand then
type Swagman Bike Carriers in the search box.
When entering a virtual store, look around, Does it feel safe. Click on the various security logos to confirm site validation. Does it have a phone number for customer
service. Is the checkout area secure.
Before giving a site your credit card number confirm your information is encrypted. Verify the lock or special color in the url search box. Never send your Credit Card
information to a store without that verification.
When ordering custom fit accessories like car mats or truck seat covers be clear on the Year, Make, and Model of your vehicle. Auto manufacturers change styles and patterns frequently so best to match your vehicle with a proper fit.
Check the return policy. Some sites will not let you return anything or make it very difficult. Some sites will not take a return if item was custom made. Be clear before placing the order so there is no misunderstanding later.