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I just paid $600 for motor mounts. Car still doing same thing. How can I tell if the mechanic actually changed the tranny mount?
The only way to know for sure if the mounts were changed is to do a visual check of the mount. If the mounts did not change the shaking on acceleration then you may need to have a second opinion...
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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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I'm looking to buy replacement motor mounts. How many of the front and rear do I need? 2004 Nissan Sentra
Hello - there are a total of 4 motor/transmission mounts. Given the transverse mounting of the engine/transmission, there are ambiguities in "front", "rear" and so on. As a consequence, parts manufacturers are offering them as a set. Replacement is best...
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Car vibrates at idle, worsened with AC on and in warmer weather.
Hi there. Check the engine and transmission mounts to see if they are broken from hitting the curb. The engine will shake very harsh if the mount is not holding the engine or transmission properly. When the a/c is on,...
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Engine shakes intermittently after warmed up with car in "drive" at a stop. Single shakes at a time.
Hi there. There could be an issue with the fuel system or with the ignition system on your vehicle. It seems that the engine is having a minor misfire. Check the spark plug wires and see if any of them...
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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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P1346, P1349, P0130,and P0133 codes are read on a scanner.
Hi there. The movement of the vehicle when starting the engine and driving in the parking lots would be caused by an engine or transmission mount or both. Check the mounts and see if any of them are broken from...
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What parts are needed to replace all of the engine mounts?
Hi there. There are 4 engine and transmission mounts that your vehicle uses. The engine needs 2 dog bone design mounts and 2 hydraulic compression mounts. Some 3.3L engines may only have 1 dog bone mount. I recommend taking pictures...
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Having an issue installing engine mounts
Hello. There should be a bracket that the motor mount bolts to which that bracket bolts to the engine itself. You should be able to loosen the bracket (remove all but one bolt) or remove the bracket just enough to...
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When my car starts for the first time when it's cold it shakes as I put the car into gear but not in park. What could be the problem.
Hi there. The shaking is most likely the engine mounts are not holding up and are either loose or damaged. A loose or damaged engine mount will make the engine rock while it is running and when loaded the engine...
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The car vibrates when engine running (idling).
Hi there. The engine and transmission mounts need to be replaced. The mounts keep the vehicle from vibrating when the engine is running and is most likely felt at idle. The shocks will no contribute to the vibration as the...
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Where is the transmission mount on a 2002 Chevrolet cavalier 2.2?
The transmission mount is located on the back side of the transmission attached to the sub-frame. You will need a jack to support the transmission to remove the mount. If you need further assistance with your transmission mounts, then seek...
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Low thunk when, at slow speed, the gas pedal is pressed. What could cause this? 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee
Hi there - most likely, the "thunk" you describe is coming from a weak or failed motor mount. It is allowing the engine to move about when you apply the accelerator pedal, and the engine is hitting something in the...
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Is there a dogbone mount on the driver's side? There's one on the passenger side, but it seems fine 2001 Chevrolet Cavalier
Hi - no, there is only the one dogbone link up top. There are 2 motor/transmission mounts where the engine/transmission are supported by the chassis, and these should be inspected for failure. They become soft, and fail with time, exposure...
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Car vibrates. Quoted $800 engine mounts replaced. Second opinion? 2012 Hyundai Genesis Coupe
Hi there - there are 4 engine/transmission mounts in total for your vehicle. Engine vibration is a symptom of broken or failed motor/transmission mounts. Depending on how many of these are damaged, the estimate you received may be perfectly legitimate....
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I need to know how many transmission/ engine mounts I have and if they're front or rear mounts.
There are 4 mounts that you need to replace. There is a main side engine mount, a thrust front engine mount, a main transmission mount on the transmission, and a thrust transmission mount on the back of the engine and...
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Van shakes when started then quits when in drive.
This shaking feeling sounds like the engine and / or transmission mounts are worn allowing the engine to shake. The issue with the transmission possibly slipping is when the engine RPM's tend to rise up and the vehicle tends to...
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My car pulls to the side when I leave acceleration and when I'm braking. What could be the real problem?
For the vehicle to move to the right as you accelerate, that would be an engine and transmission mount that is either loose, damaged, or broken. For the vehicle to pull as you brake, there could be an issue with...
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Where are the motor mounts location on a 2004 Ford Free star. I see the top one. Need to life motor to replace water pump. 2004 Ford Freestyle
Hi there - there are actually 4 mounts that locate the engine/transmission as a unit. The top link (you've already identified) is, complemented by 3 additional mounts around the lower perimeter of the engine/transmission, attaching the unit to the frame....

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