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2006 Mercedes-Benz S350 Question: My car is no longer the quiet ride that it used to be. A bit throaty, why?

 

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countyarmagh, Atlanta, GA, March 25, 2013, 11:25
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It sounds a bit more like a race car than a luxury sedan. The tires are fine, although I do need to balance the tires. But its not that kind of noise, seems more like engine.

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    Greg's Orange Auto (14209 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper March 25, 2013, 12:23
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    poss exhaust leak?

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    countyarmagh, March 25, 2013, 12:40
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    Would you know if that is an expensive repair?

    Thank you very much. Have a great day... and thanks a million for getting back to me so quickly. :-)

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    March 25, 2013, 12:54
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    Agree with Greg....Exhaust or muffler leak most likely.

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    countyarmagh, March 25, 2013, 12:59
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    Thank you too csubak30, Im glad to hear it is probably NOT and engine issue.

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