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What We’re Reading, January 2020

It’s 2020 and we’re looking back and forward with this month’s reading from the automotive industry.  From the Bullitt Mustang sale to Jeep’s claims about future electric vehicles, we’re bringing you a bit of everything. Of course, as always, if you need input and assistance in purchasing a new remanufactured engine, transmission, cylinder heads, or … Read more

What We’re Reading, December 2019

2020 is right around the corner, and we’re busily scanning the web for relevant news from the car industry. We hope you’ll remember us for your remanufactured needs in the coming year!   Winter Tire Performance Can Vary Greatly By Brian Silvestro, Popular Mechanics When it comes to winter tires, you might think they all … Read more

What We’re Reading, November 2019

It’s been a busy month with SEMA, the L.A. Auto Show, and the debut of the Mustang Mach E, but our gearheads took a few minutes between order fulfillment to read online industry articles. 2021 Chevy Trailblazer debuts at LA Auto Show By Steven Ewing, Road Show by CNET We’re having a bit of deja … Read more

What's your favorite remanufactured engine?

Which is your Favorite Remanufactured Engine?

We can appreciate want over need. Sometimes you need a new reman engine for your car, truck, or boat. Sometimes you just want something newer, better, more powerful. So we looked to reddit where totally_not_griffin asked r/cars redditors about their favorite engines. halcykhan was brief and direct in responding. Reddit user Wogachino‘s a fan of … Read more

What We’re Reading, October 2019

Here’s a sample of the industry articles we’ve read this month. Of course, if you’re in the market for a new, remanufactured engine, transmission, differential, or heads, you know you can trust in Gearhead Engines! Mustang, Camaro, Challenger: Muscle Cars Across The Years By Nelson Ireson, Motor Authority Muscle cars have an interesting dynamic amongst … Read more

Why Buy Remanufactured Products from Gearhead Engines

Why Buy Reman Products?

You’re in the market for a replacement engine for your car, truck, or SUV, and you’re weighing your options. New engines are great, but pricey. You want to restore your car to its former glory — but you want it to be cost-effective and a good decision as well. Should you buy remanufactured? Rebuilt? A … Read more

Gearheads love the Chevy 350 engine and so do we

Why We Love the Chevy 350 Engine

The Chevy 350 engine is one of the most popular and perhaps legendary engines in automotive history. Introduced in the 1967 Camaro, it went on to power a whole range of classic Chevys, including the Impala, El Camino, Chevelle, and Nova. Your friends — the really serious gearheads, the ones you know you can trust … Read more

Care for your Gearhead Remanufactured Transmission

Caring for Your Reman Transmission

Being stuck on the road because your transmission fails isn’t anyone’s idea of fun. If you’ve had transmission problems, you should always make sure your mechanic gives your car, truck, or SUV a thorough inspection. Your service professional should provide you with reasons there are issues with your transmission. A number of components in your … Read more

Diagnosing the smoke from your engine helps keep it running smoothly

Why is my Car Smoking?

Your car, truck, or SUV engine is the evolutionary result of over a century of refinement and fine-tuning – a perfected recipe. Today’s manufacturers continue to use tried-and-tested methods, although with more technology crammed in. This doesn’t stop cars today throwing temper tantrums occasionally. On top of this, the extra tech makes diagnosing potential issues … Read more