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Q: Muffler loose

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The muffler on my car is loose and hanging low.

A: I recommend you have a mechanic, such as on...

I recommend you have a mechanic, such as one from YourMechanic, come to you and see if they can fix the exhaust on the road, or do a temporary fix until you can get to a muffler shop or dealer to get the exhaust fixed.

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