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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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Are the motor mounts touched during a tune up? When are the motor mounts touched?
There is nothing in a basic tune up that would require loosening or touching the motor mounts. If the motor mounts are in fact loose, they could potentially cause damage to the axles if the motor were to shift enough...
Car shakes and rattles in first gear
Hello. Your vehicle has a few things going on and it is probably best you have it inspected by an experienced technician. The shakes and rattles may be due to worn engine mounts or an out of tune ignition system....
What is cost to neutralize motor mounts, I switched out front mount but now it vibrates off of frame
I believe you need to replace all of your mounts. You are saying it is touching the frame, so I would suggest the rest of them be replaced also. You may also look around and see if you have anything...
A large clunking noise is coming from the front left of my car anytime I start my car, and anytime I go over a pothole/speedbump
Hi, thanks for writing in. If simply starting your car causes a clunk, then you may have another damaged motor or transmission mount (there are 4 total). You should replace all 4 mounts. When one mount fails, it allows excess...
How much to replace both motor mounts and transmission mounts
I'm not 100% certain that the noise would just be your transmission mounts and engine mounts. It sounds like you may have a linkage problem or a further problem with your transmission fluid. If you look at your transmission fluid,...
Shaking at 16-19 MPH or when turning
From what you've described, it sounds like your engine mounts are bad. At low speeds your engine will shake until you reach higher speeds. To fix the problem, you will have to get the engine mounts replaced. To avoid any...
Car makes clicking sound when engaging gear and also while driving on low speeds
Hi there. The clicking sound when you change the gear from 'P' to 'R' sounds like it could be either a motor mount or a worn CV joint (axle). I'm inclined to lean more to the axle with the clicking...
Feeling a jerk when shifting from park to drive I already replaced the rear end mounting bushing twice do you have any idea
Hello there. The jerk when shifting from park to drive is a common problem with your 2006 Cadillac CTS. The most common causes are the engine mounts or the transmission mounts. Your vehicle has several engine mounts and transmission mounts....
Why are the mounts so costly for a 2004 sante fe
I can't answer this question intelligently. Some parts cost more money than others. I'm sorry that it costs so much but we as mechanics have no say on the price of parts or maintenance costs.
The truck has problems shifting
Hello, thanks for writing in about your Ford F-100. Depending on the engine you have and if you have a manual transmission then you may have broken motor and transmission mounts that will cause the clutch linkage and shifter to...
Is it my motor mount
Hello. Unfortunately a bad engine mount will not cause this. Most of the time this is caused by a bad crankshaft position sensor or a failing fuel pump. Most of the time when it just cuts off like this it...
How to change rear motor mount
Hello. The rear mount on this engine is hard to change due to the lack of clearance. The vehicle needs to be put in the air and the lower subframe typically needs to be dropped to be able to access...
This sounds like you may have a worn engine or transmission mount. I would visually inspect each mount and check for wear or cracks in the rubber bushings. Over time, a worn or cracked bushing may not absorb the engine...
Hello I have a 2004 chy town and country and I and a split in part of my motor mount! Its where the alternator connects.. wo
As you know the motor is subjected to a significant amount of vibration which is very critical when it comes to motor mounts. As they absorb this vibration, this creates a lot of stress on these mounts. I would recommend...
When the park is in park it idles fine but if it is in Drive sitting at a redlight it shakes bad
Hi, it sounds like you have worn engine mounts. What it sounds like is when the engine is engaged the mounts are creating that vibration or shake you are experiencing, but when the drive train is not engaged it is...
My Alignment and Brake mechanic, says I need motor mount replacement.
This is definitely a sure sign of broken motor mounts. As you may have noticed the torque of the engine causes it to rise when shifting in or out of gear when a motor mount is not securely holding the...
Motor mounts. Which mechanic is right?
If a motor mount diagnostic was performed and the mounts were confirmed to be faulty, the only safe repair strategy would have been to install dealer OEM motor mounts. If you use aftermarket parts in this application in essence you...
Could my accident have caused motor mount damage?
Unfortunately, there is no definitive way to tell for certain if the broken motor mount was caused by the rear-end impact. It may have been possible in an extreme situation, but again, it would be hard to prove. If there...
if my motor mount is cracked can it affect my car badly ??
If your motor mount is just visibly cracked but shows no noticeable damages, it is very likely that the vehicle has no issue at all. It is very common for rubber to have small cracks in it that do not...
Are all the motor mounts the same on the sides and in the front?
No, they aren't. Typically there are four main mounts that support the motor and the transmission. Depending on the parts source you buy from, it is important to be specific about the position of the mount. Mounts may or may...

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