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#1 (permalink) Old 04-30-2004, 02:35 PM
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So what I thought was a bad idle I think is bad motor mounts, anyone know what the symptoms to a bad motor mount are? are they a ton of money to replace?
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not too expensive (the parts) but the labor is kinda killer.
to check them you need to get under the car, jack the motor up off the mounts and inspect them. i honestly cant remember what type of mount you have, but look for it to be torn or ripped. also if any fluid is leaking (however i think thats for my type of car)

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The car "chugs" at idle. Would that be motor mounts?
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