Transmission mounts

Tiny
CAF385
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  • 2001 CHEVROLET CAVALIER
  • 2.2L
  • 4 CYL
  • FWD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 150,000 MILES
Hello, how do I replace the transmission mounts?
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Saturday, June 3rd, 2017 AT 6:43 AM

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KEN
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Hello,

You will need to jack up the car first and put is on jack stands. Check out these guides which will get you some idea on what to expect when doing the job. Diagrams (below).

https://www.2carpros.com/articles/jack-up-and-lift-your-car-safely

Here is the instructions from the manual.
Remove the air intake duct.
Disconnect the TV cable, if equipped.
Remove the power brake booster check valve and hose.
Install the engine support fixture.
Raise and support the vehicle. Refer to Vehicle Lifting.
Remove the engine mount strut.
Remove the left front tire and the wheel assembly.
Remove the left front fender liner.
Remove the crossmember.
Remove the left front ABS wheel speed sensor connector.
Remove the harness from the suspension support.
Remove the left front ball joint.
Remove the stabilizer shaft from the left lower control arm.
Remove the front suspension support.
Remove the left side drive axle from the transmission.
Remove the transmission cooler pipes. Plug in order to prevent leakage.
Remove the P/S Pressure line from the P/S gear.
Remove the P/S return line from the P/S gear. Plug in order to prevent leakage.
Remove the transmission mount to body bolts.
Remove the pipe expansion bolt from the transmission support assembly.
Lower the engine and the transmission assembly just enough to be able to remove the transmission support assembly and the mount assembly.
Remove the transmission mount from the transmission support assembly.
Remove the transmission support assembly bolts.
Remove the transmission support assembly.

Please let us know if you need anything else to get the problem fixed.

Cheers, Ken

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Monday, June 5th, 2017 AT 3:31 PM

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