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60th Anniversary: Six Decades

As we wrap up our 60th anniversary, we wanted to share this image of two Schubert Auto Parts delivery trucks, circa 1959. This was 2 years after Bob Hillinger bought the auto parts store from the original owner, who had retired. Thank you for being a crucial part of our six decades in business. Here’s Read more...

Winter Ready? Try these New Products!

Make sure your fleet is ready for winter As the temperatures continue to drop, make sure your fleet is ready for the harsh conditions ahead. Glenbrook Auto Parts has you covered with heavy-duty, fleet-grade products like: Napa Batteries   Wiper Blades

The Best Kept Secret: NAPA Rebates

Auto Doctor Owners: Kent Knudson (left) and Charles Edwards (right).   "The best part about being a NAPA AutoCare shop is the rebate program. You get money back on the parts you buy. If you’re on the full program, you get up to a full 10 percent off your monthly orders."–– Read more...

Meet Our Newest Team Member: Welcome Andrew!

We’d like to introduce you to our newest team member, Andrew, who is in customer service training and beginning to fill orders. Andrew is a graduate of Glenbrook South High School and is enjoying his new op- portunity to sell auto parts and help clients like you locate the products you need to get the Read more...

Words From Our Clients: Knowledge is Everything

"In the industry, there are a lot of big box players. Those guys employ people who are helpful, but not very knowledgeable. Ray’s staff – they know parts. You can call them and say, ‘I’ve got this situation. I know there’s a kind of part like this. I can’t remember what it’s called or what Read more...

Product Spotlight: Carlyle Hand Tools

With over 2100 items in 12 major categories, the Carlyle Tools combine the quality, features, and coverage that NAPA customers expect. Designed by technicians, for technicians, Carlyle Professional Hand Tools aren't just designed to meet quality standards; they are designed to exceed them.

60th Anniversary: In Memorium

As we finish off our 60th anniversary year, it seems fitting to acknowledge the founders of Glenbrook Auto Parts: Bob & Nancy Hillinger. Throughout his years, Bob was dedicated to both family and business. Because of this, he has a legacy in both. Last November, Bob passed away. But it was not without leaving behind Read more...

Words From Our Clients: Need a part for a ’62 T-bird? No problem!

“When you have someone who can get you the parts you need and understands you need them ASAP, you can’t put a dollar amount on that.” –Ryan Kepes, General Manager | Northshore Automotive, Wilmette Ryan knows that his shop productivity suffers if there’s a car tying up a bay waiting for a part. That’s why Read more...

BIG EVENT: Save BIG on tools and equipment all month long

There’s no better time to invest in new tools and equipment for your shop or vehicle fleet. We have special deals throughout October to help you save big. First, join us for NAPA’s Tool & Equipment Show from 5 -9 p.m. on Oct. 10 at the Midwest Conference Center, located at 401 W. Lake St. Read more...

Product Spotlight: Mevotech ball joints for heavy-duty vehicles

New! Mevotech ball joints for heavy-duty vehicles Until now, there were no aftermarket chassis parts designed for heavy duty wear and tear. But Mevotech’s TTX ball joints are engineered to handle whatever tough work you throw at them. With high tensile strength steel construction, the ball joints can withstand extreme loads. The boot design provides Read more...

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