The following information will walk you through the setup process of connecting your Shopmonkey account with Nexpart, and will explain how parts can be searched for and ordered directly from Shopmonkey.
If you do not have Nexpart account credentials at this time, please contact your parts distributor to help start the process. You will need to obtain a username and password from your parts distributor in order to connect to this system.
Does Nexpart Support My Certain Vendor/Supplier?
After you get login information for Nexpart, you can also take the steps to join Buyer Hub. It will give you access to all verified sellers in Nexpart. To start the process go to the Nexpart login page and click Sign Up for Nexpart Buyer Hub.
Connecting Shopmonkey with Nexpart
After obtaining your username and password from your parts supplier, enter your account credentials in Shopmonkey by navigating to the
Settings > Parts Procurement page:
Then click Connect to connect your accounts to Shopmonkey:
The field "Username" is the account username.
The field "Password" is the account password.
Once you have entered your information, click Connect to complete the integration. You are now ready to start procuring parts within the context of your Shopmonkey estimates.
Procuring Parts for an Estimate
When viewing the details of a given estimate, you will see the Parts Procurement tab as an option. Click on this tab, and then click Go to Nexpart to start the part ordering process:
Next, search for the parts you'd like to order for the selected vehicle. To add items to your cart, click the "add to cart" button located to the far-right of each item:
When you're ready to check out, click on the cart icon at the top-right of the page:
To add the parts to your Shopmonkey estimate, click on Return to Shopmonkey:
This will take you back to the Shopmonkey Parts Procurement tab, where you'll see your parts displayed:
Ready to place order
Once your parts are added to your Parts Procurement tab, you can click Modify Order if any changes are necessary or if you would like to add additional parts, Check Availability to confirm that the parts are still available, and Place Order when ready to purchase.
Note that the submitted parts are by default associated with the first service on the estimate. You can drag and drop a part from one service to another within the estimate, or you can change the service association right from the Parts Procurement tab, which reflects back on the Estimate > Services tab:
Thanks for reading! Check out a related article covering vehicle labor and parts lookup here. Please let us know if you have any questions.