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      01-15-2012, 11:46 PM   #19
bigjae1976
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If its anything like my E46...the Vorshlag red engine mounts are a good upgrade but it borders on tolerable for a DD. Once I added Vorshlag's orange tranny mounts, it became intolerable. It gets rough in the lower RPM range.
AFAIK, they are the exact same mounts, no? I hear of E46 and E36 guys with busted mounts switching to E92 ones since they're beefier, but otherwise direct plug-and-play.

Interested in those diff bushings/mounts perhaps, but I've already heard a lot of negatives regarding comfort with the Vorshlag poly mounts. I hear the nylons are even more unbearable.
I like the engine mounts but it really depends on the person. If you are sensitive to NVH...the Vorshlag mounts are definitely not for you. Especially if you have a 6mt...this is a good upgrade. Shifting is much better under heavy acceleration...much crisper. Helps a lot with heel toe downshifting.
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