I purchased a brand new ALH TDI VW engine from GEX International and purchased the warranty. Before the 36 months were up on the warranty, the engine started clanging and I took my car to a reputable mechanic (all the TDI gurus recommended the mechanic shop). After...Read more
I am working on a 2110 gex motor that came to the shop missing and running poorly and backfireing out nbr 3 and 4 carbs with 197 miles since install but was installed in 2005 and not run due to customer health issues. compression was 150 on 2 and 3 but 75 on 4 and 135...Read more
Hot Springs Village, Arkansas
I have a 1971 Camper that my grandfather originally owned. I wanted to buy an engine that would last years and years. Therefore I bought the GEX 1641 with all new parts and with all the upgrades. I had it installed in the spring several years ago. By the fall I was...Read more
Gex International Bus Engine Review
Just got my new turn key engine in... coil was bad right out of the box, used old coil and got engine running. Loud bang nise from engine and a backfire. NEVER BUY FROM THESE GUYS.
Short Review on April 16, 2016
Lost my shirt on 2 engines from this A hole Larry you suck
I gave this company and benefit of the doubt with all of the negative reviews. I still went ahead and purchased a VW engine from them. It lasted 200 miles before the engine seized up at a car show the rear bearing froze to the crank. While inspecting the engine and...Read more
my 1641 hydraulic engine from gex has had chronic oil pressure issues and with their "expert" knowledge they sold me a used block with bad oil plug bores...they just don'i care $3700....of junk I have been building my vw's since the 1970's and thought I would treat...Read more
Yes two motors in 25 years first one went back first day they fixed it oil leak in main gallery at pressure unit. Ran for 17 years with reduction boxes made in California. second motor Arkansas ,piece of junk just like first I fixed it. Five years later dissasebled it...Read more
bought what was represented by larry as new engine.would only idle had no power under load.complained got no where never returned calls. had to threaten lawsuit to get return call from larry.removed engine at my expense was told I would be reimbursed-never was...Read more
I see GEX is still up to their old tricks. Back in the early '90s I ordered an engine from them (shipped to Dallas). Installed it and it immediately started leaking oil from the crankcase seam near the distributor. Also noted daylight coming through tiny holes in the...Read more
They build *** poor engine's with low temp heat tabs to make the customer loose warranty I call, That absolutely low class and trashy. Shop anywhere else, after installing an engine and never having the motor over heat once the heat tab is burned out and they will not...Read more
I have similar complaints as previous comments against GEX International. I am trying to find out if anyone was successful in retrieving their money or have their engine repaired successfully. Basically what happens is this: when the rebuilt engine fails and is sent...Read more
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