What Happens When a Transmission Mount Breaks?

Answer Sometimes broken transmission mounts cause no noticeable problems, but they can lead to catastrophic vehicle failure. If a broken mount causes the transmission to shift and become unstable or to di... Read More »

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What Is a Transmission Mount?

Mounts act as adjustment points for certain parts of a vehicle, as well as keeping noises and/or vibration from getting to the vehicle's occupants when driving. A transmission mount is such a compo... Read More »

How to Fix a Transmission Mount?

A transmission mount secures the transmission to the frame of the vehicle. When the mount breaks, cracks or wears out, you must replace it. If you repair the mount incorrectly, you can cause more d... Read More »

How to Diagnose a Bad Transmission Mount?

A bad transmission mount can be dangerous because the transmission of your car can slip or even fall. The transmission mount is designed to hold the transmission in place, to keep it from jostling ... Read More »

How to Change a Transmission Mount?

A transmission mount is used to attach the transmission to the vehicle's chassis. Between the transmission and the transmission's mount is an insulator, usually made of rubber. Over time, this rubb... Read More »