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Old 12-15-2012, 01:21 AM   #1
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messed up dogbone mount point on tranny

i just bought an 04 svt and i found this tonight. someone jerry rigged it and i rock the whole engine with ease. it looks like someone did a terible job of re drilling the hole and messed up the whole mount







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Old 12-15-2012, 01:22 AM   #2
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the whole bolt moves around
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Old 12-15-2012, 01:53 AM   #3
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Old 12-15-2012, 01:57 AM   #4
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any suggestions lol
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That's going to be a mechanic fix and see what they can tell you. That's not a DIY fix at all.

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Old 12-15-2012, 08:12 AM   #6
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i was afraid of that
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Old 12-15-2012, 08:29 AM   #7
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That looks like a mechanic fix. Hope a new trans is not needed.
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Old 12-15-2012, 02:21 PM   #8
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at worst should be able to weld iin the hole and start fresh with anew whole and fresh threads i hope. its drivable s ill see what can be done
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Wow ! Hope you don't need a new transmission , I didn't even dare to try something like that in my old escort.
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Looks like ready-rod.
Pull it out and see if you can just get by using a bigger rod.

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