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98 996 c2 tiptronic transmission mount


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hi all, i am having a little trouble with locating the correct transmission mount for my tiptronic 996, i have searched but no definate answers for my model, the later mercedes transmission has the complete bracket, does mine need to be pressed out and also which mount do i use and where to get if from? any help would be much appreciated

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Hi there, from the pics in the parts catalog the TIP and Manual uses the same mount if it is pressed in, and here is the DIY thread on the subject where I pressed a new mount into my trans:

http://www.renntech....post__p__180226

Also more discussion:

http://www.renntech.org/forums/topic/5029-engine-and-transmission-mount-replacement/page__hl__%2Brobber+%2Bbroken

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As far as I can tell from the pictures in the porsche parts catalog, yes they are the same - but sometimes those are just representative.

There was a similar question in that earlier thread but it remains unanswered. You might have luck searching more.

It's pretty easy to tell if you have your car up on jacks/lift/ramp, you might have to remove one underbody panel with some plastic nuts, but then it is easy to peel/bend back the covers to see the mount and it's condition.

Alternatively you could call a dealer to get the proper part number.

Manual:

manual.png

Tip:

tipej.png

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i think those piks are generic they appear identical im pretty sure the tip and man cases are different, thanks for your help buddy il keep searching i spoke to my local parts dealer who said they didnt have a listing which was great help, il try calling the service department and try them, i would say they are fairly worn my car has done 166k and the engine mount were split which i have changed but still not happy with the smoothness idle cheers

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