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AutoZone - East Palo Alto - 2160 University Ave

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2160 University Ave, East Palo Alto, California 94303
(650) 321-7221

Mon - Sat: 7:30 am - 8 pm, Sun: 8 am - 8 pm

Accepts motor oil (in rigid plastic container with snug-fitting lid- ie. water or milk jug), oil filters, and auto batteries. No fees. Cross street: Bell St. How to Dispose of an old Car Battery at AutoZone

Item Notes Method Destination
Batteries - Automotive or Boat With a new car battery purchase, you’ll be turning in your old battery for a core, but if you have an old battery that needs disposal, or several, you’ll receive a gift card for every battery you drop off.
  • Free Drop-off
  • Recycle
Motor Oil Certified Used Oil & Filter Collection Center
  • Free Drop-off
  • Buyback Drop-off
  • Recycle
Oil Filters Certified Used Oil & Filter Collection Center
  • Free Drop-off
  • Recycle
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