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Old 11-03-2012, 03:45 PM   #1
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Does anyone else experience this? It's a very loud like metal on metal like something is lose. I usually only hear it when I accelerate and turn.

And it's coming from behind me like in the middle of the car

My only mods are a borla cat back and Eibach springs


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Does anyone else experience this? It's a very loud like metal on metal like something is lose. I usually only hear it when I accelerate and turn.

And it's coming from behind me like in the middle of the car

My only mods are a borla cat back and Eibach springs
Please don't spam the forum by posting three separate times if you don't get a response right away ok?

Sounds like you have a loose heat shield or something if the sound is coming from near the center of the vehicle.
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Old 11-03-2012, 05:14 PM   #3
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Please don't spam the forum by posting three separate times if you don't get a response right away ok?

Sounds like you have a loose heat shield or something if the sound is coming from near the center of the vehicle.
Sorry I was sending it from my phone and I forgot to put some stuff about my car in there. If it is that how could I fix it just go under and look for a loose bolt?
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Sorry I was sending it from my phone and I forgot to put some stuff about my car in there. If it is that how could I fix it just go under and look for a loose bolt?
Essentially, yes, look underneath and check for either a loose bolt, a torn heat shield, or some other issue with a part hanging down loosely and either try and fix it yourself or take it back to the dealer to see what they say.
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Old 11-03-2012, 05:24 PM   #5
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Essentially, yes, look underneath and check for either a loose bolt, a torn heat shield, or some other issue with a part hanging down loosely and either try and fix it yourself or take it back to the dealer to see what they say.
Okay I'll check it out tomorrow. But I don't get why it would really only happen when I turn and accelerate.
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Okay I'll check it out tomorrow. But I don't get why it would really only happen when I turn and accelerate.
Maybe you only notice the resonance when you're accelerating or turning, but it might be happening all the time. I don't know, you'll have to look underneath the car to see if anything is amiss.
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Old 11-03-2012, 06:04 PM   #7
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Maybe you only notice the resonance when you're accelerating or turning, but it might be happening all the time. I don't know, you'll have to look underneath the car to see if anything is amiss.
Yeah I'll check that out. It really shouldn't be from my exhaust I mean its just a bolt on. And I meant that it only happens when I turn and accelerate into that turn, at the same time. Not turning and accelerating at different times if that's what you thought lol and if it makes a difference
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Check your license plate. Mine would rattle at certain rpms and speeds
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Check your license plate. Mine would rattle at certain rpms and speeds
Hmm true but the sounds to be coming from the middle of the car, but I'll check the license bolts too
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Hmm true but the sounds to be coming from the middle of the car, but I'll check the license bolts too
So did you find any issues that are causing the noise? I have same problem on my brand new 2013 Focus, it makes a loud metal on metal or rattle noise while accelerating from stop and specially when going uphill or making a left turn from stop. It is very annoying.
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