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Why Use Genuine Cat Parts

If you have a Caterpillar machine, you really should be using only Genuine Cat parts. Hawthorne Cat is a Cat dealer that serves Hawaii, Saipan, Guam, American Samoa, and San Diego. Below, we’ll take a look at some of the reasons to only use Genuine Cat parts for your Caterpillar heavy equipment. Contact one of our Cat dealers near you today.

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Made to Fit Your Model of Cat Machine

Genuine Cat parts are specifically made to fit your exact model of Caterpillar machinery precisely. This means that when you order a spare Cat part online or from our Cat Parts Stores, you’ll have a part that fits your machine like a glove. You won’t have to worry about it jostling loose or failing due to poor quality or fit.

The Highest Quality Materials

If you’ve purchased aftermarket or generic parts for your Caterpillar machinery before, you probably noticed that they just weren’t up to standard. Caterpillar only uses the highest-quality Cat parts in the manufacturing process, meaning the best metals, wiring, and components. Plus, all of Cat’s parts are rigorously tested for maximum performance and reliability.

Protect Your Heavy Equipment

It is entirely possible that you purchase an aftermarket or generic Caterpillar part, install it, and it malfunctions, causing damage to other areas of your Cat machines. Hawthorne Cat service technicians see this frequently in Caterpillar engines. It’s best to always use Genuine Cat parts so that you can ensure your heavy equipment keeps its resale value, no further damage is done, and its structural integrity remains intact.

All Cat Parts Carry a 12-Month Warranty

Caterpillar parts all are backed by a 12-month warranty. This means that if your Cat parts fail due to faulty manufacturing, simply return it for a replacement part for free. Plus, with Caterpillar’s world-wide dealer network, you can both purchase and replace spare Cat parts at any location, making it convenient for you.


Hawthorne Cat has a vast selection of Genuine Caterpillar parts in stock at our Cat Parts Stores located in Hawaii, Saipan, American Samoa, Guam, and San Diego. In addition, you can order Cat parts online and have it shipped to your door using our user-friendly online service. With over 1.4 million Genuine Cat parts online, you can be sure to find the right make, model, and type for your needs. Reduce downtime of your heavy equipment and keep maintenance easy with Cat parts. Stop by your nearest Cat dealer, or browse online today!

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