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Thody Car Pieces sells a selection of vehicle components and trailer add-ons in new Culver shop


Josh Thody provides 30 decades of automobile components field knowledge to his new shop in Culver, which not only serves the locals but recreators who are passing via.

“I reside here regionally, and I’ve constantly preferred to commence my own retail outlet, so I made a decision this would be the location to do it and see what occurs due to the fact there is certainly very little else listed here,” Thody stated.

He opened Thody Vehicle Pieces on March 18 on To start with Avenue in Culver, in the house amongst Spherical Butte Inn and The Keep. At 1 time, the place was a components retail outlet, but it was applied as storage most just lately.

Thody has been an vehicle pieces retailer manager. He labored at NAPA for 10 decades, AutoZone for 6 several years, and Baxter Car Areas for 9 years. He also labored at Newhouse Producing Organization.

“Some people often teased me that I ran a store like it was generally my possess, so I termed it Thody,” he chuckled about how he arrived up with the shop name.

At this issue, he operates his organization on his very own and is open six times a 7 days. It is really the only vehicle areas keep in Culver.

“I have a huge selection of the common parts that people would require,” Thody said, adding that he carries lots of diverse brand names of items, these kinds of as Valvoline, Bosch, Anco and Pico.

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 - The new store is on First Avenue in Culver.Thody Automobile Pieces has in stock little motor and law mower supplies, tow straps, engine parts, brake pads, oil, batteries, wiper blades and a lot much more. When he worked at Newhouse Producing, he discovered about trailer products and resolved to supply those people supplies in his new store. He carries pull-guiding trailer components this sort of as axels, trailer wheel hubs and suspension sections.

“I’m frequently adding in, so if folks occur and request for it and I notice I didn’t imagine about it, and I assume it can be an item that’ll go, I am going to set it in,” Thody mentioned. “Every day, I’m adding points.”

He can distinctive purchase elements as very well and can have them shipped overnight.

“I do a great deal of exploration and locate difficult-to-obtain pieces,” he mentioned. “I concentration a whole lot on provider and on the lookout, and they know if they inquire for a component, I’ll appear for it and discover it.”

Points have long gone very well for him in the first few months of business enterprise, and he is possessing an improve in gross sales each individual thirty day period.

“I’m getting a good deal of beneficial feedback. Everyone that I have talked to loves getting me in this article,” Thody claimed. “I am joyful to be below and be in a position to aid folks.”

Thody Vehicle Components

Proprietor: Josh Thody

Handle: 509 1st Ave., Culver

Telephone: 541-803-8290

Several hours: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday. Closed the very first Saturday of each and every thirty day period and Sundays.


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