Tri Star Engines Building

Build Levels

Tri Star Engines and Transmissions offers many different build levels to customize your high performance engine buying experience. Whether you're the do-it-yourself type who wants to assemble your engine from the shortblock up or the person who wants the reliability and peace of mind of a complete dyno tested engine, Tri Star can fill your needs.

Shortblock:
Includes block, crankshaft, bearings, connecting rods, pistons, and oil pump. Shortblocks also include camshaft and lifters in OE engine builds where applicable.

Longblock:
Includes block, crankshaft, connecting rods, pistons, timing set, oil pump, camshaft, lifters, bearings, gasket set, cylinder heads, valves and springs.

Premium Longblock:
Includes block, crankshaft, connecting rods, pistons, timing set, oil pump, camshaft, lifters, bearings, gasket set, cylinder heads, valves, springs, pick up tube and screen, oil pan and timing cover.

Dressed Longblock crate engine:
Includes the Premium Longblock plus valve covers and harmonic balancer.

Complete Dyno'd crate engine:
Comes complete as a longblock assembly with timing cover, oil pan, valve covers, harmonic balancer, intake, carburetor, distributor, spark plugs and wires. These engines are tested on our in house dyno.

 

GASKET POLICY: Complete gasket sets (as supplied by the manufacturer) are supplied with most engines. Tri Star is not responsible for gaskets not supplied in sets or for gasket upgrades requested by the customer. Always double check if you don't know what comes with your engine.