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Old 05-31-2008, 11:09 PM   #1
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anybody use these motor mounts????



I have ran a set of these for a couple of years now and thought they were great and cheap, but look what they looked like today when I pulled them out





I knew they were bent just didn't think they were that bad or that they were cracking. So I built these.





hope they work out
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I used those kind of mounts when I had my mud bogger. I never had a problem with them.
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Your new ones look a helluva lot stouter!



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Old 06-01-2008, 10:15 AM   #5
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you should look to see where your frame is bent at,you chassis is flexing too much.
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I don't think his frame can flex anymore, he is all tubed out. 44" tires and supper low gears will find a weak spot anywhere they can. lol
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like mudgod said the frame isn't flexing at all. I got a rock wedged under the doubler and it bent the entire drivetrain forward, bent both crossmembers under the doubler and the motor mounts and cracked the trany. We should have it all back together today.
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like mudgod said the frame isn't flexing at all. I got a rock wedged under the doubler and it bent the entire drivetrain forward, bent both crossmembers under the doubler and the motor mounts and cracked the trany. We should have it all back together today.
well that would do it too...
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Sounds like you need to build a nice skid plate for you rig nick.
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Sounds like you need to build a nice skid plate for you rig nick.
thats the plan
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I'd run your mounts over those zinc plated ones any day. Nice work.
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