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Old 05-17-2008, 05:42 PM   #1
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Motor mount install difficulty?

Yeah like the title says how difficult is it to install all three. I already installed the tranny mount and found it to be relatively easy are the other ones as easy? I would assume that I would just jack up the engine to take the stress away from the mounts and then change them, similar to the tranny mount. Any input is appreciated. Also I couldn’t find a how to on these if anyone knows one links would be sweet.


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Yup, you summed it up pretty well. I believe the vf engineering ones come with directions, dunno, if they didn't you can get them off the vf website. I thought the passenger mount was the easiest of the three.
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i found the rear tranny mount to be the hardest to install. i have all three installed. the side mounts are cake. jack up the motor.
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how much vibration does all 3 or the mounts give you?
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Thanks for the replies I guess I am ordering.
Getting the steeda mounts though they look more solid to me.
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Oh one more thing where is the best place to jack up the engine oil pan??
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Replacing them is as you think. But, do you REALLY want to vibrate like that? The trans mount causes a little bit....but all three is going to buzz really bad down low.
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Oh one more thing where is the best place to jack up the engine oil pan??
definetly not. I'd suggest throwing a 2x4 on a jack and just taking the pressure off the mounts thru the tranny. Don't really jack it up, just give it a small pump.
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Go easy on the jacking up part. Too much lift sometimes is worse than not enough.
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I've got all 3 mounts and the vibration isn't really all that bad.
The install on all 3 mounts is very straight forward.
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