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Old 08-06-2010, 08:04 PM   #1
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heat shield shenanigans :)

Ok so:

The Jeep's heat shield right above the catalytic converter is driving me absolutely nuts! The thing has been loose for a few months and making all kinds of obnoxious rattling and banging noises while driving/going over any kind of bump.

So Tuesday I took it to get inspected and everything passed fine and the guy tightened the thing back up again but also told me that the converter itself is a bit loose so theres still some vibration/rattling noise while driving/ going over any kind of bump. I checked the shield and it still appears to be on tight. Is there anything i can do to stop the converter from rattling etc?

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Find out where the rattling is coming from and tighten it up. Unless it's an interior rattle, then you'll need to replace the cat.

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