Where are the motor mount located There are 2 of them, one on each side of the motor. They are located at the base of the motor about center and connect to the front cross member.
Can u drive with a broken motor mount?
It's still safe to drive the vehicle if the movement is no longer than a few inches. If it's more, the best thing you can do is to get the mounts repaired or replaced. Another way to tell if your motor mounts are bad or getting bad is by visual inspection.
Is it hard to replace a motor mount?
Generally, they are not easy to access, and you need to support the engine to replace one, so most of the mechanic's motor mount cost is paying for labor. If the vehicle has three motor mounts and they are hard to get at, like in a minivan, labor costs are higher.
Can a bad motor mount cause bad gas mileage?
If the mount was worn out, it could have resulted in a vacuum leak, and the engine computer (ECU) would have had to compensate for that, which could affect fuel economy.
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How do you break an engine mount?
The combination of temperature changes and the stress put on the motor mounts when the driver puts the vehicle in gear or takes off from a stop wears the rubber out. Oil-filled motor mounts break for the same reasons, but also might eventually leak oil through the dry rot.