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how to check and change the Engine mounts!!!

Hi guyz,

I Know this topic must have been discussed already. But searching the forum did not turn out any solid results.

I think my engine mounts are going bad. there is really slight vibration that i can feel when idiling and letting on and off gas while driving shakes the car pretty bad.

I did try the engaging clucth with little gas in 1st gear and reverse with the hand brake applied, to see the engine lifting. my engine lifted a bit in both directions, but it did way more in the back.

is this a solid test for motor mount. also how to check the left side mount.

if there are any diy threads on motor mounts can some body direct me to it.

also what are some good mounts to buy. I expect it to be a hard one so i want to go with some high quality ones.

Thank you for all help in advance.
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Re: how to check and change the Engine mounts!!!

is the back going down or is it going up
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Re: how to check and change the Engine mounts!!!

hondapartscheap.com/southbay/jsp/home.jsp here is a site for OEM part
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is the back going down or is it going up
the back goes up. in reverse and front goes slightly up in 1st gear
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Re: how to check and change the Engine mounts!!!

alright wow it could be any of them, alright when looking at the engine check the top right one or driver side, see if there is any cracks or tears or any thing (HOLES), to check the one in the front of the engine check the rubber and see if there is any cracks or same as above, the passenger side one same thing check it and the back it should be right under the fuel injector its has a rubber top to it check it out to, thats how i check mine and its was the driver side one i fixed it and my engine doesnt move at all, hope this helps
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