Q: My muffler/exhaust sounds loud

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My exhaust broke/rusted in the middle of my car and was welded back together. Ever since it's been louder than normal

My car has 145000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

If your exhaust rusted out, there may be a good chance your exhaust system may have a leak in it which would explain the louder noise coming form the exhaust. I would suggest having a professional come to your location to inspect and replace your exhaust system.

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