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donteatbugs
10-01-2010, 04:42 AM
Start with a 7th gen.

http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i220/donteatbugs/celica%20gt-s/100_3383.jpg

Step 1: Jack up the car on both sides in he front pretty high.

Step 2: Remove driver side wheel and remove Transmission splash guard. 21mm, 10mm, philips and pliers

http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i220/donteatbugs/celica%20gt-s/100_3400.jpg

Step 3: Remove rear motor mount through bolt. 17mm and long extensions

http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i220/donteatbugs/celica%20gt-s/100_3401.jpg

Step 4: Remove parallel front crossmember bolts (2) . 14mm

http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i220/donteatbugs/celica%20gt-s/100_3384.jpg

Step 5: Remove rear motor mount lower bolts and parallel rear bolts (6) 14mm

http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i220/donteatbugs/celica%20gt-s/100_3385.jpg

Step 6: Remove front motor mount through bolt. 14mm

http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i220/donteatbugs/celica%20gt-s/100_3394.jpg

Step 7: Remove the 4 subframe bolts. 19mm

http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i220/donteatbugs/celica%20gt-s/100_3389.jpg

http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i220/donteatbugs/celica%20gt-s/100_3388.jpg

Step 8: Remove transmission motor mount bracket. (3) 14mm

http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i220/donteatbugs/celica%20gt-s/100_3392.jpg

http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i220/donteatbugs/celica%20gt-s/100_3391.jpg

Step 9: Remove the vibration dampener off the top of the motor mount. 10mm

Step 10: Remove parallel crossmember. Wiggle motor mount out.

Step 11: Cry that your rear mount is ripped.

http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i220/donteatbugs/celica%20gt-s/100_3396.jpg

-Re-installation is kinda like removal except for a few things ill mention here.

-Put motor mount up in the hole and put dampener back on.

-Install Trans bracket.

-Put parallel member through the motor mount stud and into the subframe.

-Jack the subframe up so the mount will go onto the subframe.

http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i220/donteatbugs/celica%20gt-s/100_3397.jpg

-Pry the subframe forward with a screwdriver in the back corners.

http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i220/donteatbugs/celica%20gt-s/100_3402.jpg

-Install the rear motor mount through bolt.

-Now put the rest of the stuff back on and tighten everything up.

Luni
10-01-2010, 05:34 PM
Thx pookie!

MCcelica
10-17-2010, 07:12 AM
That step 1 is crucial though...