Many engines are shipped across the country every day, by car breakers, ebay sellers, professional rebuild companies, and many others. Often, they are extremely heavy and bulky items, particularly if gearboxes are attached. The most reliable and cost effective way of sending an engine across the UK is via pallet delivery, as you pay by the pallet and not by weight (please see our FAQ page for maximum weights).This is by far the cheapest and most reliable method (we can give you an instant quote online). However, when sending engines there are a few rules that need to be followed in order that your pallet gets there in the safest way (both for the engine, and for the courier).
To help you, we've prepared an Engine Shipping Guide which you can view and print out to prepare you engine correctly, and to check everything is in order before you arrange pickup. In general, the following must be adhered to :
For more information please see our engine shipping guide