Complete Engine Rebuilds

Engine Rebuilders Vancouver BC

If you’ve got an engine you want rebuilt… odds are we can help you get back on the road, water or trail fast!

We do partial and complete engine rebuilds of all types of engines, from  early flatheads to  late model imports, and everything in between –  from 4 cylinder imports to V8 domestics, gasoline, natural gas or diesel. We also work on motorcycle engines.

Professional removal, engine rebuilding, installation and break in of your vehicles engine is another reasons so many people choose Alec’s Automotive.

Or you can do the re-en-re yourself.  Either way you’re convered with our
industry leading One Year 30,000 kilometer Transferable Guarantee!

Advantages of rebuilding your engine:

  • Increase horsepower and torque
  • Lower emissions assure an Air Care pass
  • Improved mileage
  • Increase your vehicle’s life expectancy
  • Decrease regular engine maintenance

Here’s Exactly What You Get With A Complete Engine Rebuild…

** Call us with any questions you may have at 604-876-7111

Dis-assembly & Cleaning

  • Engine is completely disassembled including core plugs and oil gallery plugs
  • Chemical cleaning of all cast iron & aluminum parts

Engine Machining


  • Block is “magnafluxed” to test for cracks
  • Cylinders are bored and honed
  • Block is alignhoned as necessary
  • Lifter bores cleaned and polished
  • Deck surfaces machined
  • Threads chased and heli-coil repaired
  • Square decking and torque plate honing available

Engine Head

  • Striped, cleaned, tested for cracks
  • Valves are machined on the face and the tip (polished on the stem)
  • New valve guides installed and fit
  • Three angle “serdi” machined seats
  • Spark plug threads checked and repaired
  • Re assembled , spring and valve specs checked, new valve stem seals installed

Crank Rods & Cams

  • Crank is magnafluxed for cracks
  • Oil passages cleaned by hand
  • Precision ground and micropolished
  • Connecting rods checked for straight big end re sized
  • Small end re bushed and fit to pin
  • New or re ground camshaft

Parts Included With All Complete Engine Rebuilds Are:

  • Complete engine gasket set
  • Rod and main bearings
  • Camshaft bearings
  • Frost plugs and oil gallery plugs
  • New camshaft
  • Lifters
  • Oil pump
  • Water pump
  • Complete timing set


  • High quality replacement parts
  • Replace all gaskets & seals
  • Replace all bushings & plugs
  • Lubricate all bearings and bushings
  • We follow all OEM standards and specifications
  • PLUS: We repaint all engine blocks with the appropriate OEM color or color of choice