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Old 09-28-2012, 06:38 PM   #1
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Loud Startup

During cold weather, by 2008 Focus is very loud for the first minute or two, then quiets down significantly. During summer, it is much quieter, but we are now back to the cooler mornings. I expect some kind of exhaust leak, but can't find anything. Any ideas to troubleshoot?

2012 Silver Focus SE Sport Hatchback, Winter pkg, manual
2008 Red Focus SE Coupe, manual
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