Tag: used engines



The Benefits of Used Engines

  Why buy a whole car when it's your engine that needs help?  Why buy a new engine for the car you're fixing when you can buy a used engine?  Well, what's the point?   There are 3 ... Read More
January 6, 2016Anthony Luna



Snow Day Dangers

As winter continues, it's important to stay safe.  We talked about saving your car from salt, but keeping yourself and others safe in winter weather is equally important.   Safe Cars, Dangerous Roads   Ice, snow, sleet, and other winter weather makes for slippery conditions.  Try ... Read More
November 4, 2015Anthony Luna



Crimewave of Clunkers

    Your car here for $400!  Around the end of last August, the legislation in St. Louis, MO, changed a bit.  But that little bit has had a dramatic impact. The government wanted to allow ... Read More
September 23, 2015Anthony Luna



On the Road Again

Greetings to our readers! We at Southwest Engines wanted to let you know that, despite our long hiatus, we are back up and moving along on our blog. We'll be getting you more information on new cars, old engines, car companies and automobile-related legislation that may affect you. Subjects we ... Read More
July 14, 2015Anthony Luna


If you think you have problems with getting heated and blowing up at people, imagine what a 2-ton car would do if it lost its cool.  If your engine overheats, it could quite literally blow its ... Read More
May 19, 2015Anthony Luna


  In a country where anything bigger has long been presumed superior, such value statements are being tried yet again.  The USA is finding that downsizing engines is not so horrible as was once presumed; in fact, for the most part, Americans are gladly taking ... Read More
April 21, 2015Anthony Luna


The Muppets!  Everyone looks forward to the Super Bowl and not just for the game but for the million dollar ads.  This year, Toyota's Super Bowl commercial will headline the renowned Muppets.  Right now, the teaser ad shows only Rowlf sitting in a Toyota Highlander back seat, yet we don't ... Read More
January 29, 2014Anthony Luna



Saab 9-4X 3.0 liter V6 Engine

The engine of the Saab 9-4x is a standard 3.0 liter V6 with 265 horsepower and performs like a champ!   The Saab 9-4X is Sweden’s distinctive answer to some western cross-overs. The trouble with many of the ... Read More
November 26, 2013Anthony Luna


  For people who enjoy speed, power and superior handling, driving the 2014 Cadillac CTS Sedan is a dream comes true. Step on the gas and you know instantly this isn't a motor purchased under a used engines for sale sign. You can feel the 420 horses rearing and ready ... Read More
October 15, 2013Anthony Luna


    Psst! Want to see some of the secrets behind BMWs newest ultimate driving machine? Pay close attention and you'll see what goes into the making of a legendary automobile. BMW has a long history of automotive greatness and the new M engine continues that tradition.   Several things have been changed since ... Read More
October 3, 2013Anthony Luna