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OK, flex tubes are notorious for leaking exhaust over time due to the overflexing of the tube due to engine mounts not being strong enough over the service life of the vehicle.

One solution, is to take the car to a custom exhaust shop and have them fashion a sleeved exhaust that will not break as easily as the original equipment.

For instance, in my area, we have Midas or Meineke Exhaust centers that can fashion a custom exhaust for the vehicle solving the problem for the life of the pipes, anyway.

Good luck on fixing this problem.

Posted on Nov 05, 2010

  • DNyce1126 Dec 08, 2010

    what was the cost?

  • Duane Wong
    Duane Wong Dec 08, 2010

    I think it was a few hundred dollars or so.

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