CC Outtake: AGS Auto Parts – Do You Miss Old School Parts Stores?

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When I spotted this storefront in downtown Cottage Grove, I thought I’d fallen down a worm hole. A look inside the window was a look back in time; a living history museum still in business.

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Too bad it was Sunday, so I couldn’t go in and sniff the air; oil, rubber, and steel, along with a hint of cardboard. And engine rebuilding too; how convenient. So when’s the last time you saw a parts store like this?