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Toyota Corolla Engine Mount on Passenger Side Can Wear With High Mileage

Toyota Corolla Problem
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Model Years Affected: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997

Engines Affected: 1.6L 4 Cylinder, 1.8L 4 Cylinder

Average Mileage: 167,481 mi (70,000 mi - 252,300 mi)


The engine mount on the passenger side of the car can wear out on cars with high mileage. This will put extra stress on the other mounts and the faulty mount will need to be replaced.

  • , , 1.8L 4 Cylinder, 147,000 mi

    Lot of vibration on the passanger side bumber and fender while car is on.

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  • 150,000 miles, engine running ruff. My mechanic diagnosed right away. All mounts were replced.

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  • , , 1.6L 4 Cylinder, 204,000 mi

    motor mount, passenger side, wore out, caused excessive vibration in the car. once replaced was like a new car!

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  • , , 1.8L 4 Cylinder, 170,000 mi

    I have replaced the mount three times. Also had to replace all of the other mounts one time.

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  • , , 1.8L 4 Cylinder

    Feels like rough engine idle, started occurring at around 80,000 miles. For example door locks buttons vibrate and rattle in the door while at an idle. -- Tuneups did not help nor carburetor type cleaners. Finally replaced passenger side engine mount at about about 90,000 miles, fixed the problem. Rough idle feeling back again, now at 180,000 miles. I feel it in the steering wheel again at idle. The 90,000 mile replacement motor mount was a dealer original equipment replacement part. I was thinking about purchasing a generic replacement after market mount. After viewing a YouTube video and then reading the review comments, his after market parts were too hard and transmitted the vibration apparently worse than when he started the project. Looks like I will have to go back to the dealer for more substandard parts that work for awhile again, not a plus for Toyota although it's a nice car.

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  • , , 1.6L 4 Cylinder, 140,000 mi

    passenger mount broke

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  • , , 1.6L 4 Cylinder, 145,000 mi

    A lot of noise and even more vibration. Service manager at dealership diagnosed almost right away. Good car.

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  • , , 1.8L 4 Cylinder, 180,000 mi

    Very rough idling turned out to be mounting bolt failure as diagnosed and repaired by a shop.

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  • , , 1.6L 4 Cylinder, 130,000 mi

    Found by Toyota service and fixed by them

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  • , , 1.8L 4 Cylinder, 150,000 mi

    Excessive vibration. Replaced

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