Shop Continental® O-470 series engines from Air Power Inc. – the preferred distributor of all Continental® aircraft engines. The Continental® O and Continental® IO-470 series contain seven models, all capable of producing solid and dependable power for general aviation pilots everywhere. You'll often hear the Continental® O-470 referred to as "old reliable," thanks to its reputation for powering the majority of Cessna 180 and 182 aircraft from 1953 to 1986. It's simple. The Continental® 470 is a workhouse embodying the qualities of simplicity, efficiency and ruggedness. With a horsepower output of 230 to 260 and some versions capable of making full power at a smooth 2,400 RPM, Continental® O-470 engines for sale at Air Power give pilots the confidence they need when in the sky. Browse our entire selection of Continental® O and Continental® IO-470 engines below.
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With six decades of reliability and innovation, Continental® O-470 aircraft engines continue to embody the qualities of reliability, durability and efficiency. As their preferred provider, Air Power Inc. strives to ensure every Continental® O-470 and Continental® IO-470 engine we sell upholds the Continental® standard. We work closely with Continental Aerospace Technologies™ to ensure every new, rebuilt and overhauled Continental® O-470 engine for sale in our shop is at the best price in the industry. When you choose Air Power Inc., you get quality engines for prices you won't find anywhere else.
Confidence among the general aviation community can be challenging to achieve, but the proven track record of the Continental® 470 series speaks for itself. At Air Power Inc., we also aim to inspire confidence and work diligently to ensure we provide the best for every one of our customers. With great deals on products like the Continental® O-470-R and a highly skilled team of professionals, Air Power Inc. strives to make your engine buying experience as seamless as possible. We integrate warranty management, low-cost shipping, core return management and engine financing on all the Continental® O-470 engines in our stock.
Whether you're looking for a New 0470R74BN Continental® Engine, a Rebuilt I0470L21BR Continental® Engine or another Continental® 470 series engine, Air Power Inc. is here to assist you. We take pride in helping our customers find the best engine for their aircraft make and model — and unique financial situation. With more than 100 years of combined experience, the team at Air Power Inc. will work with you to ensure you're satisfied with your purchase from start to finish.
At Air Power Inc., we're confident that we have the Continental® 470 series engine perfect for your piston-powered aircraft. We carry seven different series builds in factory new, rebuilt and overhauled conditions straight from the factory floor. Our entire stock of Continental® O and Continental® IO-470 engines includes:
If you have any questions about Continental® O-470 engines, or just need more details before you buy, check out the answers to our frequently asked questions below
When you find a new or rebuilt Continental® O-470 for sale, the price will be specific to that product. The cost will vary from engine to engine.
The Continental® O-470 can produce 230 to 260 horsepower with a maximum rated RPM of 2,400 to 2,625.
The Continental® IO-470 is a six-cylinder, air-cooled, horizontally opposed aircraft piston engine. Specs include:
At Air Power Inc., our mission is to provide the best possible products and services for every one of our customers. We like to keep prices low and quality high to ensure we build a long-standing relationship on trust, expertise and excellence. Browse our entire selection of Continental® O-470 and Continental® IO-470 engines today. If you want to talk to a team member about details or ask questions, feel free to reach out anytime.
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