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Old 08-01-2009, 02:47 PM   #1
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well i was on the way to houston this morning for the show and i was turning onto 290 there was s snap from the motor.... insert sad face here. well i guess it was too good to be true from those of the more older members on this board know the long history of my car problem with the roush. i submit the following pics of what i was taking to the show this weekend....










and the reason i cant make it now (well im still going but not taking a show car)

look at the motor mount






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Old 08-01-2009, 04:02 PM   #2
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that sucks, it couldve been worse.

shouldnt be too hard of a fix for you.
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Old 08-01-2009, 07:17 PM   #3
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^^^o nah its not hard to fix, but goddamn how did it happen?
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Old 08-01-2009, 08:11 PM   #4
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going to have to buy a new motor mount. my car makes more torque than it should i guess the funny thing is that i just changed that motor mount three weeks ago.
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Old 08-02-2009, 01:25 AM   #5
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wow. so was it an oem? bet it was seeing how vf mounts are strong as shit.
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Old 08-02-2009, 03:15 AM   #6
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That silverish thing doesn't look OEM ... ... but it's good you are still close to home when it happened.

I ran into an issue with the motor inbetween Dallas and Houston one time .... yeah ... lets just say a rescue team from either end was a 3-4 hour wait ...

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Old 08-02-2009, 03:23 AM   #7
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That sucks, Alex. Lemme know if You need a hand.
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Old 08-02-2009, 09:33 AM   #8
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vf mount.... =( not the first time ive broken the mounts. well i mean they needed to chagned bc they busted out.
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Old 08-02-2009, 09:35 AM   #9
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bummer, I thought your engine looked tilted in the 5th pic.
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Old 08-02-2009, 09:55 AM   #10
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Now can this happen to any motor mount, I mean even if you don't have a spiced up engine can a regular mount just snap on you ?
I thought that those mounts were good like forever LOL
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