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Old 09-04-2013, 04:29 AM   #1
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What is the benefit of a poly rear engine mount?

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Old 09-04-2013, 07:04 AM   #2
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Less wheel hop, more power being transfered to the ground instead of rolling the engine.
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Old 09-04-2013, 07:54 AM   #3
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shifting gears feels better due to the engine not rocking as much too
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Definitely better feeling in gear changes but there will be an increase in vibrations that's noticeable at idle. It's not bad but definitely there and I feel it with the ac on in particular.
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All of the above!!!!!!
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I was just wondering. I am going to have to invest the money for sure. Thanks for the replies.
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Old 09-12-2013, 08:02 AM   #7
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just use your stock dogbone and press in poly bushings. COst you $30 for the bushings. I pressed mine out and then in with a bench top vice.
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I used the Prothane bushings in mine. It just about rattled my teeth out at idle, but with the slightest acceleration, all vibes were gone and it was sooooooo smooth. I just hated the vibes at idle. Anyone ever had the chance to compare the Massive inserts to the Prothanes, vibration wise?
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I was just wondering. I am going to have to invest the money for sure. Thanks for the replies.
Any mods you do, cost money. Speed/performance cost's money. Welcome to modding!
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Old 09-14-2013, 03:00 AM   #10
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Do you still have to insert the bushings on VF rear mounts? If I am going to have to insert them anyway I should just go with Prothane.
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