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Hey guys,

Noticed I've been getting this metal grinding / rattle around @1500 rpm. Usually only happens at idle (rev a lil) 1st, or 2nd year. The rattle goes away when after the car has been operating at normal speeds.

Based of experience...is this likely a loose heat shield? The sound is quite startling and I'm hoping its nothing serious.
 

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I have this rattle. I'm going to get the car on jacks soon and see if I can pin down the heat shield. I can see it hanging down in some parts.
 

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one of the hangers on my exhaust had snapped/broken loose. (The support rods). Welded it back and no more rattle :)
 
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