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The winter project has begun. I pulled the motor today, partially because of this motor mount. I think the term "cracked" is an understatement for this thing:

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Clean it real good and stick it back together with some hts 2000!! Piece of cake!!
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That is what happens when the motor is not mounted correctly.
I have posted here before regarding this and it is too long to repeat.

This happens often enough that it should be in the Wiki.
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I'm working on pulling the studs to get this mount off. These studs are a bitch!
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You only need to remove the top two. You can leave the bottom one alone.

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You only need to remove the top two. You can leave the bottom one alone.

OOPS, I just repeated the info of post 10.
That's still 2 more than I've been able to extract thus far. I started at the top one, and all I've managed to do so far is to strip my jam nuts. Been heating the case too. Tomorrow I'll see about getting a stud extractor. I'm hoping there is enough room for the impact type, but it might not fit.
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I have posted here before regarding this and it is too long to repeat. This happens often enough that it should be in the Wiki.

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Success! Stud extractors work way better than double nutting.
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