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Old 09-12-2014, 03:39 AM   #1
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Strut mounts

At what point should someone plan on replacing them?

Looking at them I imagine the fronts for sure wear out but what about the rears?

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Old 09-15-2014, 01:08 PM   #2
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Data point: when I took all my suspension apart for an ROW M030 upgrade at 70K, the front mounts were squeaky and a little worn, the rears were perfect. Lots of autocrosses. They're cheap parts, wait for strut replacements.
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Old 09-16-2014, 07:30 AM   #3
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My rear strut mounts looked fine at 103K miles, but the redesigned 987 mounts have less rubber & more metal to secure the strut. The difference is very noticeable.

Jerk that is constantly criticzing new forum members and overly advertising my rebuilt engine for sale for a highly inflating price along with other miscellaneous parts accumulated over my 20 years of ownership.
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