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    Question Whats this for

    Come a cross this on a mirage engine
    i was looking on my car and my car does not come with this

    Whats it for and Whats does it do

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    Motor mount.

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        click to view fuel log View my fuel log 2015 Mirage ES 1.2 automatic: 40.4 mpg (US) ... 17.2 km/L ... 5.8 L/100 km ... 48.5 mpg (Imp)


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    If you are referring specifically to the rubber puck, that is what's referred to as a mass damper and it's function is to dampen vibrations.

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    I've only seen that round damper on 2014's. None of our 15,17 or 19's have it.
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    POS Nissan[URL=http://www.fuelly.com/car/nissan/pathfinder_armada/2004/whiteduall

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        click to view fuel log View my fuel log 2014 Mirage SE 1.2 automatic: 37.0 mpg (US) ... 15.7 km/L ... 6.4 L/100 km ... 44.4 mpg (Imp)


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    After 2014 they revised the motor mounts for whatever reason. Perhaps it was a cost cutting venture, or perhaps the new mounts reduce NVH. We'll probably never know.


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        click to view fuel log View my fuel log 2015 Mirage DE 1.2 manual: 47.2 mpg (US) ... 20.1 km/L ... 5.0 L/100 km ... 56.7 mpg (Imp)


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