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Old 05-01-2012, 04:16 AM   #28
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Originally Posted by Blocked Out View Post
The engine support brace wont help you. When you install new engine mounts you need to actually raise the engine a bit to get them out. The engine support brace only does what it does , support, it doent raise.

Put a block of wood under the oilpan and raise the engine with a jack until you get them out. Nothing is gonna happen , dont worry , you're not gonna mess up any wires and your oil pan wont crack or break . Done it many times
So, those other members who reported doing this are all wrong?
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