We generally ship within 1 business days after receiving confirmed payment , excluding holidays and weekends. Although most items are delivered within 4-6 business days, Please allow up to 7 business days for delivery. All engine category shipments are made either by UPS Ground, or by Truck and are insured. Any special order items may be shipped directly from our Regional Distributors using UPS or what ever method they choose. Shipping carrier is not a choice, we use what is most convenient for us. Most smaller engines are shipped via UPS and request for a specific carrier may result in additional shipping charges. Shipping charges are good for the Continental U.S. (Lower 48 States) only
Some items are delivered with a signature required. (This generally applys to engines over 70 lbs or over $300, but may apply to any order) If you are not available to sign you can generally arrange with the carrier to pick the item up at their facility or with UPS you can sign up for UPS My Choice.(More info at the following link http://www.ups.com/mychoice). There are generally 3 delivery attempts made by a carrier and then the item is returned. If you order an item you need to be prepared to receive it. This policy can not be superseded by any order notes added by the customer. Returned items will result in a forfeiture of the original shipping charges and any additional charges we may incur for the return of the merchandise and are subject to 20% restocking fees. All engines shipped via truck will require a signature before the driver will release the merchandise.
Engines over 100 lbs:
Many Engines over 100 lbs require special shipping to ensure they arrive safely and will be shipped via truck. If you are interested in a large engine (over 100 lbs.) please email us, in advance, so we can get a quote for shipping.
Shipping is guaranteed not to exceed the amount shown in the item's description, exclusive of any residential delivery fees the carrier may charge. (Typically between $25 & $75) If the shipping total, exclusive of residential delivery fees, does exceed the amount shown in the item's description we will promptly refund the difference to you.
You can normally avoid any residential delivery fees by picking up the engine at your local trucking terminal or by shipping to a business address. Please Provide Your Phone Number. We may need to contact you about your shipment. We do not give your phone number to the carrier, for truck deliveries, because they routinely try to tack on an extra $25-30 to call you.
Trucking Companies used include Old Dominion, Vitran, Central, Estes, Clark Brothers, SAIA, Roadway and Overnite.
Note: For Paypal payments shipping will be to confirmed address only.