Re: Cost to weld front motor mount?
$50 sounds a little steep to me too. I'd try the muffler shops. As long as the guy knows how to weld thin wall tubing, and if he welds exhaust pipes all day he should, a muffler shop might be a lot cheaper than a pro-welding shop. Those guys are typically pretty proud of their work and get top dollar for their labor and materials.
I don't want to discourage you from learning to weld but you won't master it in four hours. Unless you're proficient the rental doesn't sound like a good idea, especially for something as critical as an engine mount.
Let us know how you do.
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