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2003 Jetta 2.0 97,000

Runs fine Idles fine But engine seems to move alot when putting it in gear are motor mounts a possible here. Thanks BP

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That would be a likely yes if engine moves while in reving up it means the motor mounts are wareing out you should get these replaced as soon as possible its quite a simple proceedure also since your replaceing motor mounts have them replace tranny mounts even if those arent bad its a good idea to have stability around the vehicles engine without it you this is what could happen
example tranny mounts break now your whole car had been jard loose and theres more to fix and more of the same motor mounts to replace now paying double for the same work

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