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1\" Motor mounts

I am adding the Daystar 1" body mounts and am wondering if I should do the 1" engine mounts as well. Especially since the engine is already pulled and in need of new mounts anyway. The questions are do I need them and if so, what is a good source of supply? Benefits, drawbacks of using them? As always, thanks for any help.
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Re: 1\" Motor mounts

I think you should, especially since the motor is already pulled. One benefit, albeit a small one, you won't have to lower your fan shroud.

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Re: 1\" Motor mounts

If you already have the engine pulled, I would say go for it. Normally, 1" is no big deal though.

Personally, I would recommend the MORE Bombproof MM's. They are stout, and isolate the block at 360 degrees rather than just cradling it from below like stock. It's like adding another crossmember to the front of your frame. It stiffen's a lot of things up. I elected NOT to do this when I had mine out (they aren't cheap). But after driving a buddy's Jeep with these installed, a WORLD of difference.

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Re: 1\" Motor mounts (where to find?)

thanks for the info fellas. yeah, i looked at the MORE mounts but $$ isn't there for them. i think i'll try and find the mounts that are of stock design but lift the engine 1". any ideas who makes these? i am sure i've seen them before but can't find them now. thanks again.

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