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How to Replace an Engine Mount
The engine mounts keep the motor in place. They need to be replaced if there is excessive vibration, impact noises under the hood, or engine movement.
Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Engine Mount
Common signs include impact noises, excessive vibrations, and engine movement.
How Long Does an Engine Mount Last?
Your car needs its engine in order to run properly, and with that said it needs to be placed in your vehicle in the exact right position. All kinds of parts/components are...
How Long Do Engine Motor Mounts Last?
You start noticing a funny sound while driving, especially when you make a turn. Something’s going on under the hood, but you aren’t sure what. If this is the case for you, then...
How to Buy a Good Quality Engine Mount
Engine mounts, also called motor mounts, are crucial to your vehicle’s proper functioning; providing a strong grip upon the engine is part of what makes the vehicle function as the damage that...

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How many transmission mounts rubbers does my car have?
Hi there. There are 3 different mounts used for your vehicle. There is a left engine mount and a right engine mount and a transmission mount. Both the engine mounts are the same and the transmission mount is flat and...
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Hi I had a friend replace my motor mounts on my 2004 Pacifica v-6. Apparently getting them in and out were difficult.
Hi there. The leaks from the transmission could have came from the oil pan. When using a jack to lift up the engine, if the jack was sitting on the transmission oil pan, it probably cracked the pan, or the...
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Car begins to shake at or about 50 mph. It's almost like a motor mount maybe broken. Could that be the issue?
Hello there, many faults will cause a vibration above 50MPH in your 2009 Chevrolet Malibu. It is great you have noticed the vibration is not in the steering wheel, as this rules out potential issues. The vibration is not likely...
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Mounts on a kia rio?
Hello, thank you for writing in. We need to know what kind of mounts you are referring to. Everything is mounted technically, and therefore everything technically has a mount. The main mounts which can cause issues are the engine/motor mounts...
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At a dead stop you can floor it and it moves the shifter into neutral on its own.
Hi there. Check the engine and transmission mounts and see if they are allowing the transmission to move around. It is possible that the transmission is moving around and catching the shifter linkage and pushing it into a neutral position....
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Replacing engine mounts
There are at least 4 replaceable mounts on this vehicle covering the engine and transmission. The part numbers vary depending on whether you have a manual or automatic transmission. If you are replacing motor mounts the preferred parts source is...
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Can a side engine mount leak? 2003 Acura MDX
Hi there - yes, the motor mounts in your Acura are hydraulic, containing a small amount of fluid, and can leak if damaged, or if they fail. I would recommend an engine mount replacement by a mobile, professional mechanic, such...
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Knocking feeling from the foot rest area.
Hi there. Sounds like a motor or transmission mount is loose and as your vehicle is going over bumps, the motor mount or transmission mount is banging on the sub-frame transferring the motion to the floor board of the vehicle....
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Motor on frame
If the "original" engine/transmission assembly was NOT interfering with the frame, and yet the replacement does, that means one of two things (or both) has occured: 1) the mounting bosses on the replacement block are in a different position than...
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I drive a 2008 Isuzu kb and it leaks water when it rains
Hi there. Check all of the cab seals on the vehicle and make sure that all of the seals are tight to prevent any water from coming in during wet weather. If the doors will not seal, check the door...
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The crankshaft sensor blows when car is put in reverse.
The problem is going to be caused by a short in the harness that goes down to the crankshaft sensor. Check to see if the motor and transmission mounts are broken allowing the engine to move too far and hitting...
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How many motor mounts? 2005 Saturn Relay
Hello - for your model Saturn with the V6, there are 6 motor/transmission mounts in total. For assistance with this task, I would recommend an engine/transmission mount replacement by a mobile, professional mechanic, such as one from YourMechanic, who will...
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Tapping Noise when idling?
Hi there. Check the engine mounts and see if they are loose, worn, or broken. Engine mounts that are not secure to the vehicle properly will make the vehicle vibrate when at a stop and in drive with the brakes...
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Vibration when in idle and right on take off then stops
Among the possibilities are the engine is out of tune (scope the engine), the harmonic balancer is defective (has shifted; rubber bond is broken), a rotating element is loose (torque converter to flex plate connection; crank or other pulley), the...
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How do you figure out which engine mounts actually need replacing?
With all most 200k miles you most likely have all four mounts needing replacement. The first thing to do is to physically look at each one and look for rips or tears in rubber, sagging or oil soaked. Once all...
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Motor Mount
Motor mounts will allow the motor to move too much when accelerating. If you feel motor move when you give it gas and may hear clunk. The motor mounts should be checked. If engine runs rough it may be something...
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I need a motor mount car shaking pretty bad
Depending on the motor you have you may have to support the motor and at the same time lower sub frame to replace the motor mounts. I would recommend getting a mechanic with the capability to replace your motor mounts....
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Transmission mount
Depending on the type of car and transmission and engine mount locations you may have a broken engine or transmission mount. Have a mechanic like one from YourMechanic inspect and test the mounts to see what one is broken. ...
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2005 jeep wrangler harmonic balenciaga replacement
Engine and transmission mounts are replaced on a mobile basis by certified mechanics dispatched by YourMechanic. The service to request is motor/transmission mount replacement. Harmonic balancers are relatively long-lived but there are a lot of variables that affect service life....
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Motor mount replacement
When motor mounts are installed on some vehicles they will need to be neutralized after installation. They may be in a bind and need to be loosened and then engine rocked back and forth to neutralize the mounts from being...

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