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Old 07-12-2013, 07:49 PM   #1
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leaking exhaust or noisy reasonator/muffler?

when i drive my car, it makes a loud noise from under my car, only when driving you hear it, and its between 2500-3000rpms. after and before it sounds good.
i've had 2 shops try to fix the leak, pretty sure its between the flex and reasonator. i've put a new gasket in, didn't work, i had 2 shops look at it, they just put that gasket maker goop stuff in there. it was quiet on the ride home. the next time i would drive my car, it would be super noisy again

there was definitely a leak there, the last garage showed me the leak, felt the air coming through and the last mechanic put that goop sealer in there aswell. i'm not sure whats happening,


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Sounds like something is bent or not lining up correctly. Are all the brackets on the exhaust?
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all the brackets are on the exhaust. the last shop used an exhaust lifter thing to make sure the connection lined up before tightening down on the bolts.
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