Question about 2000 Honda Accord

1 Answer

Sounds like an aluminum can is rattling in the muffler?

What does it mean when it sounds like an alluminum can is rattling in the muffler?

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Honda Master
  • 1,249 Answers

Probably the aluminum heat shield between the muffler and the floor pan is rattling. Against something. Easy fix at muffler shop, should cost less than $50 to repair.

Posted on Mar 31, 2014

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
New users get to try the service completely Free afterwhich it costs $6 per call and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Whenever I go over potholes or 1995 Ford contour bumpy roads it sounds like metal rattling in the passenger side under the trunk


First, check to make sure your spare tire and jackstand are secure and not moving around. That could be a really simple cause, and free to fix.
Second, with the car off and cooled down, take your hand and try to wiggle the muffler. The muffler or exhaust pipe leading to the muffler could be loose. This is probably what's causing the rattle.

Mar 24, 2015 | 1995 Ford Contour

1 Answer

Rattling noise back car


95% sure its your heat shield over your muffler, other causes could be, shocks or struts, exhaust system or muffler loose.

Dec 10, 2013 | Mitsubishi Lancer Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Ratlling in the muffler


Is this the exhaust muffler you mean?

A rattle in the muffler usually means corrosion has destroyed one of the baffle plates inside.

If you are sure it is not a rear suspension link instead, just get a new muffler fitted.

Jun 05, 2012 | 2006 Suzuki Grand Vitara

1 Answer

There is a rattling noise when Sedona is in neutral and you can hear it when it shifts while driving. mechanic said it is a shield between the engine/trans, said it can't be fixed and it would eventually...


Hi there.
It sounds like the baffel plates in the muffler which is a common thing on all cars sooner than later ,and the answer to it is get under the car and just bang the muffler with your hand and if a noise is there get it repaired or replaced OTHER WISE if not there go ot the coverter the other sort of muffler towards the front and do the same to that ,as will be your problem.
Ron

Nov 22, 2010 | 2003 Kia Sedona

1 Answer

My car is making a cladering noice and im not sure what it could be the oil is good was thinkin it may be the exhaust


On a car that old often the heat shield has come loose. When the exhaust is not hot look underneath the car and see if there is some loose aluminum looking sheet looking stuff hanging above the exhaust pipe and converter. If so you can remove it and replace it, tighten it back in with small sheet metal screws or just toss it which is what I did on 4 or 5 Saturns. A shop most likely will not remove it for you as it may create a hazard. It tears out quite easily. If the heat shield is not the culprit, then take a look at the rear muffler mount, another frequent Saturn noise maker. When this goes the muffler rattles and it can cause the pipe further back in the system to rattle.

Jun 01, 2010 | 1996 Saturn SL

2 Answers

When running metalic vibrating sound from muffler


Hi there
Just take it into the exhaust people and tell them that you need a new muffler ONLY. welded into the place of old one as all your problem is the BAFFEL plates have come loose and the welding is only spot welded and isent any good So a new muffler is ALL YOU WANT
Ron

Nov 08, 2009 | 2002 Ford F150 Regular Cab

1 Answer

Engine light on and car shakes in idle position


sound like a broken muffler or exhaust clamp or hanger

Oct 26, 2009 | 2003 Kia Sorento

3 Answers

1996 jeep GC after starting sounds like a rattleing noise underneath front, when shutting off loud rattle any ideas


there are two factory free recalls which will replace your catalitic convertor jeep replaced my convertor with 175k on my 1996 jeep also modify your park on tranmition and reprogram you computer all at no charge labor and parts!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Aug 31, 2009 | Jeep Grand Cherokee Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Rattling sound in drive shaft for 2003 GMC Sierra


Not sure what  you mean by rattling. If it is your drive shaft it could only be a worn U joint os just change the front and rear U joint unless you bent the drive shaft, but the shop should be able to tell you. The only other thing that would rattle under the truck would be the heat sheild for the Catalytic converter and muffler. Good luck and hope this helps

Apr 08, 2009 | 2003 GMC Sierra 1500

Not finding what you are looking for?
2000 Honda Accord Logo

146 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Honda Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

76630 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22219 Answers

Kevin Daniels

Level 3 Expert

1455 Answers

Are you a Honda Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...