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Buying Used Engines for Sale in San Diego
If you live in the California area and are in the market for used transmissions and used engines in San Diego, ASAP Motors can connect you with our network of reputable local sellers.
Just fill out our easy-to-use form, making sure to specify the year, make, model, part type and engine size or transmission type that you’re looking for. Once you submit the form, you’ll start receiving offers via call, text or email.
Why Buy a Used Engine?
If you’re on the lookout for a high-performing engine or transmission that provides the quality of a new engine minus the sticker shock, you should consider purchasing <em>used</em> engines in San Diego from ASAP Motors.
With a used engine, you can give your car a second life and reduce costly maintenance fees without breaking the bank.
Used engines aren’t just great for drivers, either—they’re also ideal for car enthusiasts who want to build or customize their dream car without draining their wallet.
Used Engine FAQs
When purchasing a used engine for sale in San Diego, customers often find themselves seeking answers to a few essential questions.
Q: Will my used engine come with a warranty?
A: Many of the used engines for sale in San Diego offer generous warranties. Depending on which seller you choose, you can receive a warranty ranging from 30 days to one year or more.
Q: What are my shipping options?
A: While some sellers require you to pay for shipping costs for used engines in San Diego, many offer free shipping instead.
Q: How do I get my used engine installed?
A: If you don’t want to install your used engine yourself, we recommend visiting a local mechanic to have your engine professionally installed.
Q: What are the best auto shops in San Diego?
A: There are many outstanding auto shops in San Diego. These are three favorites:
John’s Automotive Care
5 Stars on Yelp*
Address: 6267 Riverdale St, San Diego, CA 92120
Phone: (619) 280-9315
A & D Autowerks
5 Stars on Yelp*
Address: 4187 Convoy St, San Diego, CA 92110
Phone: (858) 430-6699
Greenlight Auto Care
5 Stars on Yelp*
Address: 8859 Balboa Ave Ste B, San Diego, CA 92123
Phone: (858) 569-1511
*Date extracted: May 2018
Top Used Engines for Sale in San Diego
Here are three of the most popular used engines in San Diego …
First released in 1966, the Chevy Camaro is by all accounts a sleek and stylish car. It’s beloved by both consumers and racecar drivers (including Dale Earnhardt Jr.), so it’s not surprising that many of our customers are in search of used Chevy Camaro engines in San Diego.
Originally introduced in 2003, the Mazda 3 is a compact car that’s available as either a hatchback or a sedan. In addition to a five-star safety rating, the Mazda 3 is known for its fuel efficiency, which is why a great deal of our customers are looking for used Mazda 3 engines in San Diego.
Debuted in 1973, the Honda Civic made an impression with its large interior and relatively small engine. In the 1980s the Civic’s body became sleeker, and during the 1990s both safety standards and horsepower were increased. This model has long been known as an economical car; that’s why many people are looking for used Honda Civic engines in San Diego.
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Scenic Drives in San Diego
After your used engine or transmission has been installed, take your good-as-new ride out for a spin on one of these scenic drives around the San Diego area.
59-Mile Scenic Drive
This aptly name drive starts downtown (swing by the San Diego Visitors’ Information Center for maps, guides and more), and makes its way through Harbor Island, Ocean Beach, Soledad Mountain, the San Diego Zoo, Seaport Village and many other beautiful locations before culminating at Horton Plaza. Follow the blue and yellow signs depicting a white seagull to stay on course.
Pacific Coast Highway to Carlsbad
Follow the Pacific Coast Highway north out of San Diego and you’ll find yourself driving past views of the glittering ocean and quaint coastal towns. After about an hour on the road, you’ll come to Carlsbad, where you can lounge on the beach, visit LEGOLAND California or grab a bite to eat downtown.
Kumeyaay Highway to Cuyamaca Rancho State Park
Head east out of San Diego on the Kumeyaay Highway and you’ll soon be surrounded by rolling hills and sweeping vistas. Turn left onto State Route 79 and follow it up to Cuyamaca Rancho State Park, where you can end your day with a walk in the forest, a dip in a creek or a peaceful picnic.