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Loud bang and shaking starting car
Hello. It sounds like there is a broken engine mount or transmission mount that may be causing the banging noise that you are hearing. It is possible that something was damaged in the suspension system which could also cause a...
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Transmission mount
Hello. The best way is to do a visual check and look for any cracks or sagging of the rubber in the mount. Putting the vehicle on a lift may help to see it better. The motor mounts are checked...
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Shaking while driving & sometimes while parked
It is very possible that you could have a motor mount issue because motor mounts are made of rubber and are meant to absorb any movements from the engine to make them unnoticeable to the driver. If the mount has...
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Audible thud like sound and feel between acceleration and deceleration...
This sound like a broken motor or transmission mount. You will need to have all of them checked to see which one is broken. From there you will know what needs to replaced. The noise you're hearing is the sound...
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vibrations
From what you've described, the problem is in the drive axles. This is the only thing that will change vibration when power is applied or taken away. The passenger axle is the main power axle. It should be inspected and...
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Vibration sound!
Hi, thanks for writing in. I believe that the most likely cause of your issue would be a faulty engine mount. This seems to be somewhat of a common problem on the Ford Focus. The engine mounts are made of...
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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...
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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,...
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Random hard shifts
The most likely cause of your issue based on the symptoms described would be a faulty transmission mount. The transmission mount is a rubber piece that is inserted between the transmission and the body of the vehicle and is used...
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How hard is it to replace tranmission mount on a 2011 chevy lt 3.5
Replacing the transmission mounts on a front wheel drive vehicle will require undoing the motor mounts and raising the engine first, and raising the engine will also involve detaching anything that’s attached such as the strut tower bars, wiring harnesses,...
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Car is shaking while idling and leaking coolant
From what you have described it sounds like a coil or spark plug fault causing a misfire. With the coolant leak, the most common cause would be a coolant hose or the radiator leaking. The two may be caused by...
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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...
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Replacing motor mounts
Hello and thank you for contacting YourMechanic. The engine mounts for the engine are the same, however, the transmission mounts are different for the FWD and AWD. There are a total of 4 mounts - one engine mount and 3...
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How many engine mounts are in a 2006 Toyota RAV4?
Since the engine and transmission is suspended together, you have to consider the combined unit. There are 4 total engine & transmission mounts that should be considered. If engine torque tears any of the mounts, the other mounts are strained,...
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Engine and transmission mounts - 2013 Ford Explorer
Hello there, it is true the engine mounts are not typically covered under the powertrain warranty of your 2013 Ford Explorer. The powertrain warranty generally only covers mechanical engine and transmission parts. If you decide not to go the dealer...
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When I accelerate in my 2002 Acura CL Type S it feels like I am on a ribbed road but not when coasting or cruising
Hi there - so you feel a vibration only under acceleration, or under a load - good diagnostic skills! Most likely, the CV joints on your front axles are worn, and are allowing a bit more movement as they rotate...
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How many transmission, engine, torque strut mounts I need for replacement?
Generally when one engine or transmission mount fails, others may fail soon after. When one mount fails, added stress is placed on the remaining mounts to hold the engine and transmission in place. Your vehicle should have 4 engine and...
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How do you remove the transmission mount?
Hello, thanks for writing in to YourMechanic. Unfortunately, for something like this, I'm unable to give you useful information without knowing the vehicle year, make, model, and engine size of your car. In order for us to give you helpful...
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My car is shaking when accelerating.
Hi there. The description you have provided, leads me to believe you are experiencing an inner cv wobble. The inner cv joint has excessive play, this results in shaking upon acceleration. Another possibility would be, a broken engine or transmission...

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