1999 TOYOTA COROLLA ENGINE VIBRATION AT IDLE AND BETWEEM 20

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1999 Toyota Corolla 4 cyl Two Wheel Drive Manual 85000 miles

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I bought this corolla 1300cc, 1999 model with 85K miles on it. Runs fine but the vibrations at certain low RPM causes displeasure.

Is it engine mounts? OR something else?

I feel the vibrations when the car is stopped in neutral/gear at IDLE and between 2000 and 3000 RPM and also at the same RPM when it is running. The vibrations are also obvious at the gas pedal.

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Sunday, March 28th, 2010 AT 7:26 AM

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Check the motor and transmission mounts, they wear with age and can loosen/collapse.

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Sunday, March 28th, 2010 AT 8:16 AM
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Thanks for the answer, is there any easy way to check alone the 4 mounts of my corolla?

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Sunday, March 28th, 2010 AT 8:36 AM
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Raise car, put on stands.

Use large screwdriver to pry between mounts and motor, you can tell if they have excessive movement.

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Tuesday, March 30th, 2010 AT 9:18 AM

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