Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information - shares
3 Months Ended
Mar. 28, 2020
May 04, 2020
Cover [Abstract]    
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Period End Date Mar. 28, 2020  
Entity Registrant Name U.S. AUTO PARTS NETWORK, INC.  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Filer Category Non-accelerated Filer  
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes  
Smaller Reporting Company true  
Emerging Growth Company false  
Entity Shell Company false  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   38,891,673
Current Fiscal Year End Date --01-02  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2020  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q1  
Entity Central Index Key 0001378950  
Amendment Flag false