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Old 01-07-2013, 05:14 PM   #14
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One thing I've found is that if car has hit anything head on that stopped it fairly violently, even if no real damage done, or if car say jumped curb or a median on the pass side, then you probably have torn the bottom of the pass side mount. There is no real support on that engine side and that mount tears easily when engine weight continues going forward from inertia. I note that many Japanese cars have a front/rear restraint link at that point to stop that, here, they don't care.
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