Thread: Advice Needed: How Much Vibration Is Normal At Idle?
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Old 10-28-2011, 10:35 AM   #17
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Default Re: How Much Vibration Is Normal At Idle?

Originally Posted by big_c View Post
To clarify, the amount of vibration is enough to where you cannot see the steering wheel move at all. It can only be barely felt, similar to if you had your hand on an xbox 360 while it was on.

How do the electronic motor mounts work?
By that description, I'd say your vibration is normal.

Sometimes in cold weather, my '08 will vibrate more because of a higher idle, but you'll just hear it in the dash or a-pillars, etc.

If it's not loud or you don't see anything moving, I'd say you're running normal.

The motor mounts aren't electronic, just one of the first things to check if you're seeing bad vibrations or shudders. Once those go, engine forces transfer to the frame and rest of the vehicle super easy.
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