Question about 1992 Mercury Sable

1 Answer

Need to find out which motor mounts if any are broken and how to replace them, what tools are needed, how long it takes, and price of parts

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Master
  • 659 Answers

You can power brake the vehicle in drive and reverse and see if the engine jumps up in each position if so the mount is broken. 18mm nuts on the mounts

Posted on Nov 29, 2008

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

1998 Honda Civic LX engine motor mount replacement


You will need a suitable jack to support the engine for mount replacement. Some mount removel/replacement will require additional parts to be removed for access to the mounts. Experience is the biggest tool to have in your tool box for this type of repair as info on mount replacement is usually very scant

Mar 03, 2016 | 1998 Honda Civic LX

1 Answer

I recently bought a 2006 ford fusion and now I'm


You should change all motor & transaxle mounts at one time

This is a social web site

At home like you

No reason you can't change them

Prices are different at ever shop you go to

You can go to parts sites for the part prices

Mar 28, 2013 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Broken motor mounts?


Would you not ask that question at an auto parts store
or go to an inline parts site?

Why not also install yourself?

I don't think a repair shop will appreciate you
walikg in with new parts as they loose the 20% or
more your trying to save.

On a Taurus you replace the motor & transaxle mounts

All of them,I think that is 3 in total.

Jan 21, 2013 | 1991 Ford Taurus

1 Answer

What tools do i need to change motor mounts and is it easy to do


you need a engine lift or chain hoist to take weight off the engine, to change engine mount should not take no more than a hour thirty minutes, or less depend on skill and right tools,you need haynes manual to show you engine mounts location.if this is your first time have friend around dont work on vechicle alone.

Aug 28, 2012 | 1999 Pontiac Sunfire

1 Answer

I suspect i may have a broken motor mount on my 99 mercury sable. What are the symptoms of a broken mount?


You forget the symptoms & check them over

You use a long pry bar to see if you can raise up the
motor or trans mounts,you will see if they are broken

Not easy to do,takes some time to decide if they are
in need of replacement

I think you have 3

Do all of them 2 for motor 1 for transaxle

Jun 18, 2011 | Mercury Sable Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

My 2000 chrsler cirrus had broken the front and rear motor mount now you have to slam it in park for the indicator to grab and if you smoothly put it in park the indicator says reverse and has alot of free...


You need to fix the motor mounts before anymore damage accrues to the vehicle.IF you continue to slam the car into park, you are taking a big chance of ruining your transmission then you are talking very costly repairs. Replacing the motor mounts is an easier job and the price is not nearly as expensive as replacing transmission and other parts that could get broken during this.

Jun 17, 2011 | 2000 Chrysler Cirrus

1 Answer

I have a 99 dodge grand caravan the air conditioning unit broke off the engine mount how do I get the mount off or is it all one piece of the engine.


First you are going to need an illustrated parts breakdown, this will help you understand what is broken, what you need, and how to go about replacing it. A dealer service desk will usually print you out the page you need at little or no cost, also you can buy one for the whole car on eBay. I would just get the one page myself. They are not going to have parts for anything over 10 years old and you do not want to pay new price anyway.

Armed with this illustration you need to find and visit some nearby junkyards, or recyclers as they are now called. They can quickly tell you how many Chrysler products have the exact same part in them, and whether or not they have any laying around in their yard. If not they can get online and find you another yard which has it.

Armed with your good used part, you take your car apart, replace that component and put it back together. Since vibration most likely caused the failure before, perhaps some new motor mounts would be in order on reassembly. Get the new mounts at a parts store, not a dealer. If the job looks beyond the scope of your tools and time, any shop will charge you a simple hourly rate to swap parts in and out. Again stay away from a dealer on this as they will charge you more than the thing is worth.

Jun 08, 2011 | 1999 Dodge Caravan

1 Answer

Is $295.98 too much to repair the upper motor mount? Does not include additional labor if bolt is broken off into block.


This estimate is with the highest price motor mount from all the mount for this car, also I used the highest labor time out of all the mount for your car, I came up with$150.00 with parts and labor for your car, (worst case), I would look for another repair shop, that will treat you fair and not trying to get over you.Hope this was very helpful.

Aug 05, 2010 | 2002 Kia Spectra

3 Answers

Engine mounts on a 1985.5 Porsche 944


its not to hard, this car is front engine , and no need special tools , go to another place

Apr 21, 2009 | 1988 Porsche 944

1 Answer

1984 cadillac eldorado flywheel repair


Yes obviously they will need to lift the motor because the flywheel is smack-dab in between the torque converte and motor, could actually do it yourself with the right tools ( Engine hoist, air compressor , air tools, and sockets, and or course torque wrenches to properly mount the flywheel back to manufacturer specs) but I do believe 3 Grand is way higher then your average shop. Look for shops with Mexicans they have O.K. service for a good price. Reasonable price is in between $700 and $1200 GOOD LUCK!!

Jun 24, 2008 | 1984 Cadillac Eldorado

Not finding what you are looking for?
1992 Mercury Sable Logo

Related Topics:

113 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Mercury Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

60960 Answers

Fordexpert

Level 3 Expert

5331 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

21949 Answers

Are you a Mercury Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...