Aftermarket motor mounts? - GM Forum - Buick, Cadillac, Chev, Olds, GMC & Pontiac chat


1992-1999 Series I L27 (1992-1994 SE,SLE, SSE) & Series II L36 (1995-1999 SE, SSE, SLE) and common problems for the Series I and II L67 (all supercharged models 92-99) Including Olds 88's, Olds LSS's and Buick Lesabres Please use General Chat for non-mechanical issues, and Performance and Brainstorming for improvements.

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 12-07-2007, 11:42 AM   #1
Senior Member
Posts like a Turbo
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Knob Noster, MO
Posts: 250
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
93Bonne is on a distinguished road
Default Aftermarket motor mounts?

I can't find any aftermarket motor mounts, mine are really bad. Anyone have any suggestions, I am looking for a direct replacment.
93Bonne is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2007, 12:15 PM   #2
Junior Member
Posts like a Ricer Type-R
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Posts: 10
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
willwren is on a distinguished road
Default

Yes. Every parts store in the world either has them or can get them. If you're independently wealthy, the dealer does too.

Or you can go to Rock Auto, and use our club 5% discount listed in General Chat.

Assuming this is for your 93:

Torque axis mount (big sucker by your water pump): Anchor part #2801 for $51.79
Good quality. I have one on the Zilla. Price not including our discount. PITA to change. Is oil-filled, so in general, I'd leave it unless it'* leaking or the rubber is obviously cracked.

Front trans mount. The most likely culprit: Anchor part #2800 for $18.66 not including our discount. Kindof a pita to change for a first-timer. This is the mount you can see at the front of the engine/trans on the driver'* side behind the radiator fan down low. Towards the driver'* side from the starter.

Rear trans mount: Big PITA to change. Also hydraulic (oil-filled). Rear of the trans pretty much directly towards the rear of the front trans mount described above. Anchor Part #2823 for $71.79 not including our discount.

Differential dogbone mount. Looks like a dog'* bone coming off the differential on the passenger side (near the R side axle). Can't seem to find it in the listing, but I have a new replacement here. You're not likely to need it, but if you wanna do it anyway, the part number on my box is Anchor #2662. AH! Got it. They call it a Torque-Strut mount. Under the engine category. Two to choose from for about 20 bucks.

When you order these, come on back to this topic and we'll tell you how to install whichever ones you got. I'd personally start with the front trans mount and maybe the torque axis mount first. They are the most likely to fail (in that order), but the rear trans is as likely or unlikely to fail as the torque axis mount. The dogbone should never fail unless the rubber bushings in each end are shot.
willwren is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2007, 12:27 PM   #3
Senior Member
Posts like a Turbo
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Knob Noster, MO
Posts: 250
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
93Bonne is on a distinguished road
Default

Well I noticed it when I changed my tranny fluid and I had my buddy that was helping me run it through the gears. From P-R-N the whole engine would move about 6 inches back and forth.
93Bonne is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2007, 12:32 PM   #4
Junior Member
Posts like a Ricer Type-R
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Posts: 10
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
willwren is on a distinguished road
Default

Carefully inspect the front trans mount. I suspect you'll find the steel halves have seperated from the rubber, or the rubber itself is torn.

That may not be the only one though.
willwren is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2007, 12:34 PM   #5
Senior Member
Posts like a Turbo
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Knob Noster, MO
Posts: 250
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
93Bonne is on a distinguished road
Default

Thanks will your like the bonneville GOD. lol
93Bonne is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Trans mounts/motor mounts bad? SilverSleeper8704 2000-2005 29 01-06-2011 10:07 PM
motor mounts or tranny mounts laydbaak 1992-1999 8 01-11-2007 10:43 AM
motor mounts and tranny mounts? shrek Performance, Brainstorming & Tuning 10 11-06-2006 10:22 PM
Engine Mounts / Motor Mounts zuluhead 2000-2005 10 11-06-2005 11:22 AM
Engine mounts and transmission mounts 3.8 SFI 88 vs 3800 SI killer_cr80r Lounge 2 04-14-2004 06:18 PM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:14 PM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.