I'm gonna attempt to modify my engine mounts like skreemin_trdgts did (not as stiff, though), and I was wondering if it was safe to remove and modify each engine mount one at a time without any type of engine support.
Yeah the side mounts on the frame rails support the weight of the engine. To remove those you will have to support the engine. However, stiffening those side mounts will do very little, if anything, to limit engine movement. The front and rear mounts control(or fail to control) the movement. The front mount can be removed easily in about 10 minutes or less. The rear mount you are gonna hate taking out, because you will have to practically remove the engine crossmember as well as the front-to-rear crossmember that runs in between the under-engine plastics. About as much fun as installing a header
Although you know the simplest fix is to spend the $100 and fifteen minutes of time and just put in my mount.
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