Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE: AAP), a leading automotive aftermarket parts provider that serves both professional installer and do-it-yourself customers, will open a new store in McKinney at 104 W. University Dr. on April 13th. A ribbon cutting ceremony will take place on Tuesday April 18th 11:30 AM.

The location was chosen because of its convenience to commercial garages. It is also a popular area for people who enjoy working on their vehicles. The store is supported by 15 Team Members. “Advance Auto Parts is committed to serving our customers and the communities in which they and our Team Members live. As part of this commitment, we are pleased to announce a $1,000 check will be donated to The United Way,” said James Howle. The store is open Monday through Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Sunday from 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.

The new store offers customers a wide range of the highest quality parts from recognized national brands including the exclusive Carquest® brand products, which are manufactured to meet the needs of professional installers. Products are also available online at and can be picked up at this location or any Advance store locations within 30 minutes. Commercial customers can have parts delivered to their business.

Customers can save on their purchases at Advance by enrolling in SPEED PERKS, a cost-saving loyalty program with more than 14 million members. Sign up online at or at any Advance store. Advance also offers customers convenient services, such as free installation of a new battery with purchase on most vehicles, and, a used motor oil and battery recycling program. Customers can access helpful auto repair information on the resources section of the company’s website, and read interesting stories on the DIY Garage blog at

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About Advance Auto Parts

Advance Auto Parts, Inc. is a leading automotive aftermarket parts provider that serves both professional installer and do-it-yourself customers. As of December 31, 2016, Advance operated 5,062 stores and 127 WORLDPAC branches and employed 74,000 Team Members in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The company also serves approximately 1,250 independently owned Carquest branded stores across these locations in addition to Mexico and the Bahamas, Turks and Caicos, British Virgin Islands and Pacific Islands. Additional information about the Company, employment opportunities, customer services, and on-line shopping for parts, accessories and other offerings can be found on the Company's website at