Mechanics

CAN ENGINE MOUNT "TEST" STRESS HURT GOOD MOUNTS?

2006 Nissan Maxima • 39,200 miles

When I check my engine mounts by. Foot on brake. Put in D.A small accelaration. I understand what I am looking for BUT is the test stressing what may be good mounts enough to create a problem with the mounts. I have no idea and thats why I am asking before I do it. Can it hurt or shorten the life on my mounts by testing this way. Thank you very much. I really appreciate your site.I have learned a lot.
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Usmcnamvet
June 19, 2012.



No, it will be ok. Just dont get carried away

Roy

ASEMaster6371
Jun 19, 2012.
If the mount is good, it would not hurt but if it is failing, that would expedite the deterioration.

KHLow2008
Jun 19, 2012.