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Old 06-11-2007, 01:22 PM
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Default Motor Mounts

Doing some routine maintenance on the 40 last night I noticed that it looks like both my front motor mounts are split.

I've never replaced them before. Is there a procedure for replaceing them, or is it as simple as jacking up the front of the engine and swapping them out?

Anything else I should replace (like the rear mounts) ?


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Old 06-11-2007, 01:31 PM
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There is a nut and a bolt for each. Pick up the engine and swap them out. I would use a cherry picker. The rears usually don't need anything but make sure they are still there. The bolt likes to disappear inside the frame.
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Old 06-11-2007, 02:22 PM
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I've got some old ones you can have.
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Old 06-11-2007, 03:10 PM
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on a 40, easy schmeasy. on a 60, what a PITA! I started on this yesterday and I'll end up pulling the steering box to get to it. oh well, i need to replace my rod-ends anyway.
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