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Sounds like a hole in the muffler but, upfront when I first start loud then when I push on the excellerator and it gets loud I made an apt. to have it looked at and the mechanic told me that it could be the flex bar/tube when I looked this up the flex bar/tube has to do with the suspension can this get a hole in it and cause the same noise when there is a hole in the muffler. My car is a 2001 honda accord ex

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  • Anonymous Feb 19, 2009

    my 98 accord had a hole in that flex pipe, could smell it when i had the fan on in the car.. Mechanic ended up welding up a piece to take it's place

  • Anonymous Mar 26, 2014

    Flex pipe on exhaust system loud and leaking. Car is hesitating little excelleration.

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Your going to have to be more specific but there is a such thing as a flex pipe its rite under where the driver seat is under the car it connects to the exhaust they usually go back and the car gets really noisy if you look under the car they look like a pipe thats weaved metal like a basket but its a flex pipe.

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