|07-02-2015 06:57 PM|
ANY poly mount will increase vibrations to the body.
Rear lower mount (torque strut/dog bone) does it LEAST as it primarily functions to control engine/trans. twisting under power & doesn't support it at all.
|07-02-2015 01:37 PM|
|In a Focus group||
I see that FSWERks also sells just the inserts. Are you sure they don't increase vibration to the body?
I had poly motor mount inserts on my Escort and it was harsh.
|05-04-2014 10:17 AM|
|mainest||Kudos to WD40 for keeping the photos available for 10 years! Thank you sir.|
|08-07-2013 08:04 AM|
|Magus2727||It up to you, takes just a few min and fairly basic tools to swap out the rear mount. not sure what the fswerks shop would charge you for installation. Not to mention you already found a great how to, to follow.|
|08-07-2013 01:13 AM|
|Fierceintent||Alright thanks for your reply. I just recently found out I'm located near a Fswerks shop. I might just take it there to install the Vf Part mentioned in this thread.|
|08-06-2013 08:30 AM|
VF are some of the best mounts out there. but another option are the Massive ones. I think they cost less than the VF but still provide a good rear dog bone mount.
"So installing this will fix my horrible clunking sound/pop" It may, it depends on if the mount is the cause. pop the hood, turn the car on using the E-brake get out and now open the TB by hand. how much rotation does the motor do when you rev? if the motor moves more than an inch or so then its likely a bad motor mount. this often leads to the passenger mount also going bad early.
This thread however is not to diagnose or even identify what mount to get. Rather it is a "How To". You can get help identifying specifics and other questions / problems with better results if you post a new thread or find one that is more accurate to your questions.
|08-06-2013 06:51 AM|
|Fierceintent||If the VF ones work then just stick with those. So installing this will fix my horrible clunking sound/pop. It's really weird and sounds horrible. (just bought the car, new at stick)|
|02-27-2013 05:25 AM|
|Basselisk||Im looking to replace mines since theyre busted, which one is better? the steedas one (pricer) or the vf-e ones?|
|08-24-2012 12:09 AM|
|AlexCA||I need to replace the mounts on my car. Are the OEM mounts good, or should I purchase aftermarket?|
|05-15-2012 05:21 PM|
|LiciouzSVT||I've did this mod on about 6 different foci and it took no longer than 30 mins each time. I guess I have just had some pretty good luck with the bolts coming right out. It could be that I am just a beast!|
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