Do you read our Car Care column published every other Wednesday in the community sections of the Arizona Republic? We love hearing from the readers, especially when we can help them solve a car care problem! Here’s some feedback we just got about a recent column:
Hello Car Care Chris Garman, Thank You for your ‘Motor Mounts can cause shaking’ article in SE Valley Living Section, dated 04/27/11.
I too have an ’03 Ford Focus and to me it has always been vibrating since I purchased it brand new back in January of ’04 from Five Star Ford (now Chapman Ford). I had it in the shop the other day and as luck would have it the dealer was able to replace all three of the motor mounts under my Ford Extended Warranty. I think it would have been close to $1000 to have them all replaced plus labor which were covered under the extended warranty minus the $100 deductible. Now the car rides like a new car (for the 1st time…!!) and it is also very smooth at stops