feel vibration in steering wheel and seats
Jeep Q&AAsk Your Question
2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee Question: I feel motor vibration in the car, is this motor mounts?
Answer #1ebans777 November 14, 2012, 22:39Master
its possible your mounts, seek help to diagnose, check your tires, check alignment also
Answer #2pushrod November 14, 2012, 22:50Master
While driving? Sitting still trans. in gear or in park? When brakes are applied? All of the time?
Does the whole Jeep vibrate, do passengers feel it too? What are the conditions exactly?
Then we can be more helpful.
Replylawrence c johnson, November 15, 2012, 06:17Rookie
sittin still in gear or park smooth while driving, new brakes,ok methinks motor mounts thanks for any help you can give me
Replypushrod, November 15, 2012, 06:25Master
Need answers to all of my questions.
Answer #3Greg's Orange Auto (13601 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386globalhelper November 15, 2012, 06:36Master
the exh system on these cars is set up to have very little clearance under car and a bad mount will cause vibration from motor or esxh hitting seek diag
Replypushrod, November 15, 2012, 06:49Master
Good answer! That is exactly what i was getting at asking about vibe. all over the jeep.
Trans. mounts sag and i think the hanger is hooked to that mount and letting pipe hit cross member.
Replyglobalhelper, November 15, 2012, 06:55Master
thanks wetry i try
Replypushrod, November 15, 2012, 07:01Master
That is all we can do. Hard to fix them on a key board and screen! I would love to get my hands on some
of these cars and i am sure all of us could do some "magic"! Or some damage.
Replyglobalhelper, November 15, 2012, 07:11Master
if i could only work on all these cars that i give adv to i would be retired by now
Replypushrod, November 15, 2012, 07:22Master
I second that! But you know sometimes when you know darn well you have given advice that HAD to fix a problem
and never get a response, makes it seem sorta pointless. Even a broken clock is right twice a day!
Just from the years of experience we get it right a bunch of the time. Problem is folks do not understand
what the hell we are talking about most of the time. Sorry for the rant, the wife has left for work and i didn't
have anybody else to fuss with. Have a good day,maybe we can do some magic on at least one today!
Replylawrence c johnson, November 15, 2012, 09:10Rookie
Thanks everybody going to replace motor mounts let yo know
Replypushrod, November 15, 2012, 14:20Master
Sorry for the roundbout answers,we get carried away sometimes.
Don't forget the transmission mount.
Good luck with the repair!