Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: Door popping noise

asked by on

I'm having an exhaust leak on the driver's side. And when I open and close my driver's side door, it makes this popping noise.

Hi, a certified technician would be able to inspect the exhaust system to find the leak. As for the door making a noise, typically it is from metal rubbing. You can check the seam in the panels for damage. If there’s no apparent damage on the outside, then the detent rod that holds the door in place may be knocking something. One of our certified technicians here at YourMechanic would be able to help you with both of these issues.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Ask a Mechanic
(100% Free)

Have a car question? Get free advice from our top-rated mechanics.

Ask A Mechanic
Over 10,000 questions answered!
  1. Home
  2. Questions
  3. Door popping noise

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: Need suggestions for dealership to trouble shoot tire noise

If the vehicle is still under warranty, contact Ford Customer Service and explain the situation. Give them dates and details. For Example: * Brought the vehicle in on XXXXXX date and and mileage and complained of "bearing noise". Was diagnosed...

Q: Water in car oil

There are several possibilities, but the most likely would be a head gasket failure. In any case, the cooling system will need to be inspected to find where the leak is. Do not drive the vehicle like this; the presence...

Q: I got Dodge Charger 2011 v6 automatic Its been like more that a year i have my engine light on . Sometimes it goes and comes back

The code P0741 is a problem with the torque convertor overdrive solenoid or it related wiring. you will need to have the transmission tested for the code to isolate the actual cause to see if the solenoid in transmission or...

Related articles

How Do Power Car Windows Increase Passenger Safety?
Power windows are responsible for approximately 2,000 emergency room visits every year. When a power window closes, it exerts enough force to bruise or break bones, crush fingers, or restrict an airway. Though...
How Long Does a Heater Control Valve Last?
Keeping the right amount of coolant in a car is essential in keeping the engine at the right temperature. Failing to have the right amount of coolant or even bad elements...
What are the Car Pool Rules in Hawaii?
Hawaii is widely regarded as a land of vacation and relaxation, and as such, its scenic roads and routes are far better known than the state’s freeways. But, as with all...