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    Senior Member RainWillFall's Avatar
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    Muffler Rattle Fix?

    The Spark Arrestor / Muffler Cap has become loose and rattles around idle. I've removed it a few time tightened it up with lock tight but it still rattles.

    Has anyone experienced this and have suggestions for a fix?


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    Senior Member small's's Avatar
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    My buddies 05 has done it a few times. You could just Tack weld it in a spot or two.
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    I can't even get mine off. Drilled out the old screw and everything. No budge. Don't feel like anything is wrong, but just wanted to check it cause they say you should!

    I like smalls idea for your issue.
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    There are some propeller looking fins that fit deep in the muffler on the piece you can remove. Bend them apart a little bit so they fit tightly and your problems will be solved for a little while. They will probably loosen up with time and use.

    Admiral -- I couldn't get mine out either but was bound and determined to do so and I ended up wrecking it, the part one removes to inspect. As it turned out everything was OK and I wrecked for nothing. Tony
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