YJ 2.5 Engine mount brackets - Page 2 - JeepForum.com
Search  
Sign Up   Today's Posts
User: Pass: Remember?
Advertise Here
Jeep Home Jeep Forum Jeep Classifieds Jeep Registry JeepSpace Jeep Reviews Jeep Gallery Jeep Clubs Jeep Groups Jeep Videos Jeep Events Jeep Articles
Go Back JeepForum.com > Models > Jeep Wrangler Forums > YJ Wrangler Technical Forum > YJ 2.5 Engine mount brackets

Artec JK Under Armor BellypanEngo winches available at www.rockridge4wd.com! Free shippG2 Disc Brake Conversion Kit for Jeep Wrangler YJ TJ LJ Ch

Reply
Unread 02-17-2013, 07:10 PM   #16
Brown Dog
Vendor
1991 YJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Queen Creek, Arizona
Posts: 3,531
We have them

__________________
Brown Dog Offroad
http://www.browndogoffroad.com

The Jeep Forum Discount is ON!!

Motor Mounts, Motor Mount Lifts (MML), and Engine Brackets for Jeep
100% HANDCRAFTED IN AMERICA


91YJ 2.5
Brown Dog Mounts and Engine Brackets (Serial Number 1)
2" BL
4.5" Superlift SL
AA SYE
35" GoodYear Mud Terrains
Conteract Balancing Beads
Bulldog front bumper
Best Top seats
"Family" roll bar
25 foot 1/2" log chain
No Top, No Doors (Best Top Safari)
Brown Dog is online now   Reply With Quote
Unread 02-17-2013, 07:19 PM   #17
brzehentmaier
Member
 
brzehentmaier's Avatar
1995 YJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Chicago,Il.
Posts: 294
Go with Brown Dog! Have bought brakets and mounts for both the jeeps I've owned. Best quality out there in my opinion. I personally was blown away with the heavy duty quality. All of thier products rock and you can't go wrong. Best customer service ever as well. Keep on rockin Brown Dog.


Bernie
__________________
1995 Rio Grande
31 x 10.5 x 15 Tires
1.5 Body Lift - Skyjacker Hydros
2.5 - Auto - Crager "D" Slots
A Work In Progress

2004 Liberty Columbia Pkg.
A new begining
brzehentmaier is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 07-28-2013, 12:06 PM   #18
jagular7
Registered User
1997 TJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Lnxa, KS
Posts: 290
I had the front yoke of the rear ds hitting the floor. Replacing the motor mounts with Brown Dog mounts I found the culprit. The broken motor mount bracket.
dscf4396_1.jpg   dscf4403_1.jpg   dscf4404_2.jpg   dscf4381_1.jpg  
__________________
Mike

Jagular
Lnxa, KS
97 TJ SE lifted, locked and rubbered for fun
94 YJ SE stock, 225s, Trail Tested
jagular7 is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 07-28-2013, 12:11 PM   #19
Brown Dog
Vendor
1991 YJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Queen Creek, Arizona
Posts: 3,531
That would do it. The cradle ships tomorrow, so you'll have it Wednesday.
__________________
Brown Dog Offroad
http://www.browndogoffroad.com

The Jeep Forum Discount is ON!!

Motor Mounts, Motor Mount Lifts (MML), and Engine Brackets for Jeep
100% HANDCRAFTED IN AMERICA


91YJ 2.5
Brown Dog Mounts and Engine Brackets (Serial Number 1)
2" BL
4.5" Superlift SL
AA SYE
35" GoodYear Mud Terrains
Conteract Balancing Beads
Bulldog front bumper
Best Top seats
"Family" roll bar
25 foot 1/2" log chain
No Top, No Doors (Best Top Safari)
Brown Dog is online now   Reply With Quote
Unread 07-30-2013, 06:03 AM   #20
jagular7
Registered User
1997 TJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Lnxa, KS
Posts: 290
Quote:
Originally Posted by Brown Dog View Post
That would do it. The cradle ships tomorrow, so you'll have it Wednesday.
Thanks very much.

Question though, why not eliminate this with the build of the bracket?
__________________
Mike

Jagular
Lnxa, KS
97 TJ SE lifted, locked and rubbered for fun
94 YJ SE stock, 225s, Trail Tested
jagular7 is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 07-30-2013, 07:46 AM   #21
Brown Dog
Vendor
1991 YJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Queen Creek, Arizona
Posts: 3,531
Because guys who have a cradle break want to buy a direct replacement, rather than a whole lot more for more money. To my knowledge, we are the only one who makes them since Chrysler quit. It is not a big seller, but when you need it, you need it. Our parts were all designed to fit into the original system design.
__________________
Brown Dog Offroad
http://www.browndogoffroad.com

The Jeep Forum Discount is ON!!

Motor Mounts, Motor Mount Lifts (MML), and Engine Brackets for Jeep
100% HANDCRAFTED IN AMERICA


91YJ 2.5
Brown Dog Mounts and Engine Brackets (Serial Number 1)
2" BL
4.5" Superlift SL
AA SYE
35" GoodYear Mud Terrains
Conteract Balancing Beads
Bulldog front bumper
Best Top seats
"Family" roll bar
25 foot 1/2" log chain
No Top, No Doors (Best Top Safari)
Brown Dog is online now   Reply With Quote
Unread 08-01-2013, 07:30 PM   #22
jagular7
Registered User
1997 TJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Lnxa, KS
Posts: 290
Yah, I can see that.

Did the recommended bracket removal. It was tight around the 2 studs. Little help from a pry bar, it broke away. Added anti seize and removed some of the aluminum-steel corrosion in the bracket. I did have to use all 6 washers to center the mount in the bracket. The adapter plate is not square to the motor mount but is square to the frame mount. It's all together and running. No banging of the rear ds to the floor.
Thanks.
dscf4445.jpg  
__________________
Mike

Jagular
Lnxa, KS
97 TJ SE lifted, locked and rubbered for fun
94 YJ SE stock, 225s, Trail Tested
jagular7 is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 08-02-2013, 08:09 AM   #23
Brown Dog
Vendor
1991 YJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Queen Creek, Arizona
Posts: 3,531
The misalignment of the mount to the cradle usually indicates a problem with the transmission mount. Likely the transmission mount is too far forward (or broken).
__________________
Brown Dog Offroad
http://www.browndogoffroad.com

The Jeep Forum Discount is ON!!

Motor Mounts, Motor Mount Lifts (MML), and Engine Brackets for Jeep
100% HANDCRAFTED IN AMERICA


91YJ 2.5
Brown Dog Mounts and Engine Brackets (Serial Number 1)
2" BL
4.5" Superlift SL
AA SYE
35" GoodYear Mud Terrains
Conteract Balancing Beads
Bulldog front bumper
Best Top seats
"Family" roll bar
25 foot 1/2" log chain
No Top, No Doors (Best Top Safari)
Brown Dog is online now   Reply With Quote
Reply
Thread Tools


Suggested Threads





Jeep, Wrangler, Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, and other models are copyrighted and trademarked to Jeep/Chrysler Corporation. JeepForum.com is not in any way associated with Jeep or the Chrysler Corp.