Will Walmart Put Old Lenses In New Frames? [Full Guide!]
Walmart Vision Centers offer convenient and inexpensive access to vision exams, glasses and contacts in their stores.
However, Walmart will insert your existing lenses when you order new frames. Following some research I have found the following:
Walmart Will Replace Old Lenses With New Frames
Walmart Vision centers will be able to fit prescription lenses into replacement frames from 2022. Walmart will also be able to install lenses in old frames if they are the same size. Walmart will provide the service for free if either you are purchasing lenses or frames.
How Much Does It Cost?
If your local Walmart Vision Center agrees to put your old lenses into new frames, there is usually no cost for the service. To have your lenses changed, however, you will need to purchase new frames from the Walmart Vision Center.
Is Walmart willing to replace my lenses if they are damaged?
Walmart Vision Center is unable to replace damaged prescription lenses.
The lenses that are offered to be put into new frames by your Walmart must not have chips, cracks, or other damage.
Will Walmart Put New Lenses In Old Frames?
Walmarts are willing to fit prescription lenses into old frames provided that the item was originally purchased at Walmart. You should contact your nearest Walmart Vision Center to inquire as prices can differ from one store to the next.
How do I check if Walmart is willing to replace old lenses with brand new ones?
Call your Walmart Vision Center to see if they can replace your worn lenses. The Walmart website has a locator that will help you locate the nearest Vision Center.
For more information, you can also see my posts on how long it takes to get glasses from Walmart, Walmart Vision Center prices, and if Walmart repairs glasses.
It will differ from one Walmart store to the next. My local Walmart Vision Center said that most Walmart Vision Centers can replace old lenses with new frames. However, other Walmart stores won’t. Call your nearest Walmart to inquire before you walk in.
The cost of having old lenses replaced with new frames is not extra. You must however purchase them at Walmart Vision Center. You must ensure that the frames are the same dimensions as your previous frames and that the lenses have not been damaged.
.Will Walmart Put Old Lenses In New Frames? [Full Guide!]