Check Out What's New!!

In order to better assist you at YOUR convenience, we have added some new features to our website!

If you are inquiring to find out a rough shipping estimate Click Here to visit our Freight Rates page.

If you have general questions about freight or core returns, be sure to visit our new FAQ page!! Click Here to check it out!


If you didn't see the answer to your question there, Click Here to have one of us get ahold of you as soon as we can or click the bubble in the lower-right corner to send us a Facebook message online!


If you are having problems with an engine or cylinder heads that were purchased from us and you would like to file a claim, Click Here to start the Warranty Claim.


Or click the button below to check out our new Subaru Performance section!

Now Offering Full Coverage Freight Insurance

Sunwest is now offering a new way to help you protect your investment while in transit from us to you! For an additional $75, you can insure your shipment for up to the entire invoiced amount. Certain limitations and restrictions apply, contact us for more details. The insurance option is now available at check out!

COVID-19 Update: We're Still Open!

Orders may be slightly delayed due to backed-up parts, etc. We are still operating at full capacity and busier than ever, all while practicing social-distancing, so your patience is greatly appreciated!  You are REQUIRED to wear a mask in our lobby.

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Welcome to Sunwest Automotive Engine

We Buy Engine & Cylinder Head Cores!!!

Here are the most common cores that we are in need of:


Both EJ and FA/FB Non- Turbo Subaru cores from 1999 and up. We are always in need of crankshafts. We also need cylinder heads from 2006 and up (must be VVT). And we always need Turbo Subaru cores from 2004 and up. Short blocks, long blocks and cylinder heads.

We are in need of Toyota 22RE Cores! 1985 - 1995 Toyota Truck, Celica and 4Runner. We'll take long or short blocks! They don't have to be perfect but they must be rebuildable and complete with crankshaft and rods!

We'll accept local offers and long distance. We'll cover the shipping cost! Let us know what you have and get some extra cash!*

*Cores must be inspected and deemed rebuildable before payment is issued to receive full credit. Cores may be purchased as sight unseen for a reduced amount. Payment is issued via check or PayPal.