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Old 10-27-2013, 07:33 AM   #1
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Lots of vibration

Seems to be a lot of vibration in the car while in gear with the brake on. Anybody have any ideas? There is no CEL currently. Maybe due for tune-up? What should I replace besides plugs and wires? Also, it seems like the transmission is slipping a little, fluid level is correct. Any help from those who know this vehicle is appreciated.


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Old 10-27-2013, 05:26 PM   #2
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Possibly a blown passenger motor mount...?
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Or the dogbone(rear mount).

Ah hell, check all the mounts while you are at it.

Never hurts IMO
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Mostly pass side mount.............
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Old 10-28-2013, 09:52 AM   #6
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Ok, will check motor mounts.
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agreed. passenger mount, hands down. Also, don't expect to be able to look at it and know whether it's blown. Mine looked totally normal, and was my whole problem.
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agreed. passenger mount, hands down. Also, don't expect to be able to look at it and know whether it's blown. Mine looked totally normal, and was my whole problem.
Can I tell by taking the cap off the top?
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Can I tell by taking the cap off the top?
Not always. but you should be able to see it vibrating more or sagging a little. you can open the throttle body your self and see where there is engine movement.
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