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2010 ford fusion with the 4 cyl engine. in drive or reverse

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2010 ford fusion with the 4 cyl engine. in drive or reverse position, i have a small vibration with noise but in neutral or parking dissapears. i have been told is the engine mount. which one is? can i replace it for myself? is easy?
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 3 months ago.

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Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 3 months ago.

Hey how are you

1- that is correct on the engine mounts causing the issue .

,under load (like in gears other than park or neutral) it will cause that vibration

2-these are the mounts part # & labor times in you car ,you have to check which one is bad ,one is 1.1 hr ,2.1 and 3.1 hour to replace depends which one you have that is bad .

3- engine mount steps removal, please click on link to view the diagrams

Engine Mount

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Removal and Installation

1. With the vehicle in NEUTRAL, position it on a hoist. For additional information, refer to Vehicle Jacking and Lifting.

2. Release the fuel system pressure. For additional information, refer to Fuel Delivery and Air Induction.

3. Remove the engine coolant degas bottle. For additional information, refer to Cooling System &/or Engine Block Heater.

4. Remove the lower intake manifold. For additional information, refer to Lower Intake Manifold See: Engine > Removal and Replacement > Lower Intake Manifold.

5. Remove the bolt and position aside the ground wire.
- To install, tighten to 10 Nm (89 lb-in).

6. Remove the bolt and damper.
- To install, tighten to 23 Nm (17 lb-ft).

7. Remove the engine support insulator bracket bolt.
- To install, tighten to 115 Nm (85 lb-ft).

8. Install the Engine Support Bar, Universal Adapter Brackets and a suitable piece of chain.

1. Position the 2 Universal Adapter Brackets on top of the cylinder block.

2. Install 2 M8 x 1.25 x 36 mm (1.41 in) bolts and tighten to 10 Nm (89 lb-in).

3. Use a suitable piece of chain.

4. Fasten the chain to the 2 Universal Adapter Brackets with a suitable nut, washer and bolt.

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9. Using the Engine Support Bar, lift the engine 12 mm (0.47 in).

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10. Remove the 3 nuts and the engine support insulator bracket.
- To install, tighten to 63 Nm (46 lb-ft).

11. Remove the nut, 2 bolts and the engine mount.
- To install, tighten to 55 Nm (41 lb-ft).

12. NOTE: If the engine mount bracket is to be removed, the engine must be lowered to avoid contact between the A/C tubes and the engine mount bracket.

Use the Engine Support Bar to lower the engine 25 mm (0.98 in).

- Remove the engine mount bracket.

13. To install, reverse the removal procedure.

Powertrain/Drivetrain Mount Neutralizing NOTE: Refer to the appropriate system and procedure for special instructions on loosening and tightening mount fasteners. 1. With the vehicle in NEUTRAL, position it on a hoist. For additional information, refer to Vehicle Jacking and Lifting. 2. Loosen, but do not remove, the powertrain/drivetrain mount fasteners. 3. Lower the vehicle. 4. NOTICE: Do not twist or strain the powertrain/drivetrain mounts or damage to the mounts may occur. Start the vehicle and move it in forward 0.6-1.2 m (2-4 ft). Then move the vehicle in reverse the same distance. 5. Raise and support the vehicle. 6. Tighten the powertrain/drivetrain mount fasteners. 7. Lower the vehicle. 8. Test the system for normal operation.

Parts Information

OEM Part #Price

Engine Mount

Strut

9E5Z6068D$66.98

Trans Mount

8H6Z6038A$118.97

Mount

9E5Z6038F$111.00

Labor InformationSkill LevelMfg. WarrantyStandard

Replace Mount

Front

B0.81.1

Upper

B0.03.0

Replace Trans Mount

B0.02.1

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