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Does a 1987 cadillac fleetwood de'elegance only have 1 motor mount? Is the other end held down by the transmission mount? Dealer says it has only 1 engine motor mount True? If so, what holds it down solidly? My mechanic says it has 2. Transmissiom jumps when shifting to 2nd gear. Would a bad motor mount cause this?

Sincerely and thanks, James Parsons

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  • James Parsons Jan 17, 2009

    It is a front wheel drive Cadillac 1987 Fleetwood De'elagance.Both transmission mounts were replaced. The dealer showed me a diagram showing only 1 engine mount. Also, Advance Auto store.

    On line auto shop shows 1 engine mount but also says right, left. Think you are correct so am ordering 2. Thanks for the speedy and satisfying answer. Will pass your site along to friends.

    Sincerely, James Parsons /

  • michael sinclair
    michael sinclair May 11, 2010

    rear wheel or front wheel drive??


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It has two motor mounts and the answer to your question will it make it jump..Its possible if its completely broken. I would suggest that you check transmission mount too. Good Luck and thanks for using FIX YA

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