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Old 08-28-2012, 10:05 PM   #16091
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Can't get the lower engine mount out. Really pretty annoying.
Well that sucks Pat.
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Old 08-29-2012, 01:32 AM   #16092
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Can't get the lower engine mount out. Really pretty annoying.
How is that possible? Or are you trying to squeeze yourself under goldilox without lifting it up on jack first? :P
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Old 08-29-2012, 01:36 AM   #16093
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If the bolts are out of it, it should come out. You may have to move the engines weight off of it by pulling the motor away from the mount. That should free it right up. If not then time to get some pig ole' screw drivers (that's what I use to pry stuff) and wiggle it out it's spot.
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Old 08-29-2012, 01:40 AM   #16094
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"Pig ole' screwdrivers"......need some real oinkers huh? Hahaha.
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Old 08-29-2012, 01:53 AM   #16095
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lol Dunno what happened there nor am I going to edit it hahaha oink oink oink lol
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Old 08-29-2012, 02:44 AM   #16096
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I need to buy a dremel kit soon.

Also anyone know where I can buy some transparent amber(yellow) lens material? Just need a 6" x 6" piece. Been looking online but mainly only keep finding actual lights or lenses. Have seen a repair kit but not sure about the material.
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Old 08-29-2012, 02:48 AM   #16097
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Check the auto parts store they usually carry something like what your looking for. Or so I've seen it on cars with broken lights lol
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Old 08-29-2012, 08:10 AM   #16098
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The hardest part of the whole ordeal was getting Goldilox high enough off the ground to get my fat ass under her.
But yeah, I got the bolts out, and I tried moving the engine, but I couldn't get it to move enough so it was still wedged between the brackets. I could move it just fine, but it still wouldn't come out.
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Old 08-29-2012, 08:14 AM   #16099
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A secondly, while under there, I realized that the shape of the one I got from Tommy Vaughn is slightly different than the one I am taking out. It looks like it will still fit, so that isn't the issue. But the way it is shaped will have some of it sitting lower than my subframe, which is the lowest part of my car. So instead of scraping the subframe now it will be scraping the mount. And I am not sure how I feel about that.
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Old 08-29-2012, 08:50 AM   #16100
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Yeah pretty sure you don't want that. Are you sure it's the right part? You may want to think about upgrading to poly bushings in your existing mount and it's super cheap like 25 bucks or so for the bushings.
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