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Old 11-30-2008, 01:14 PM   #9
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1999 SL2
Default Re: Upper motor mount replacement made easier with pictures

Originally Posted by bobbyrae View Post
This thing about jacking on the oil pan is completely unnecessary. The SSM suggests that you place a 3/4" piece of wood under that lower strut (that Richpin retightens). This holds the engine in place while replacing the upper mount. I've done it this way and found it so much easier and quicker.
Thanks for all the photos!

So with the wood block under the dogbone, you don't need to jack it up at all?


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