my car sounds like a truck! on 1992 Toyota Camry

recently, i hit or ran over something in the night which caused a very loud bang! the next day my car statred soundindg like a very loud truck when i turn it on and when i hit the gas! when i took it to a garage for diagnostics they said something about the front end of the exhaust and after an oil change they said there was also a leak somewhere! i think this is all coming from the same problem when i hit something because i did not have a leak before. i also have not seen anything hanging from underneath the car either. they also said that the muffler was still in tact. i have also been told by other sources that this sounds like i need a flex converter???....pls help!!!

by in Philadelphia, PA on October 07, 2009
1 answer
ANSWER by on October 07, 2009
It sounds like you indeed have an exhaust leak. This should be an easy problem to determine by looking under the vehicle. Take it to a shop, and have them put the car on a hoist and have them show you the damage from the accident. It should be fairly obvious where the damage is and what needs to be repaired of replaced.
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