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Old 20 Jan 2006, 12:16 am
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Default prothame motor mount inserts

Has anyone tried the prothane motor mount inserts? They only list them for the srt-4, but they are the same motor mounts, right?
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Old 20 Jan 2006, 11:45 pm
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I used prothane mounts (partially) in my old neon. You could put all of the inserts in or some of them. Even with only 1/2 of the prothane mounts in, they are rock hard, once installed & you'll definitely feel increased drivetrain vibration. On the positive side, you'll get firmer shifts, less wheel hop, and more direct shifts (if a manual trans car).
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Old 21 Jan 2006, 04:34 pm
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I use the TrendZ urathane inserts in my car. I use 4 in each of the top and bottom mount. It puts A LOT of vibration into the cabin with them all filled. I don't mind it, but you might just try two in each and see how you like it. I have NO wheel hop, but I also have a Phantom Grip installed for limited slip traction which helps with the wheel hop. TIP: Freeze inserts before installing. Makes them easier to put in!
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Old 22 Jan 2006, 11:17 pm
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Yes, they are the same ones. They come in "street" or "race" version. One for the top mount and the other for the tranny mount. Also 2 big washers are supplied, so the inserts don't slip out.

I have the street version on my GT. The Vibration isn't that bad at all. Matter of fact, if I were to do it again, I get the race version to firm up things more.

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