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post #1 of 9 Old 01-03-2011, 08:04 PM Thread Starter
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Wj Muffler repair?

I just noticed a small hole in the rear muffler on my 02' Overland. I want to try a repair/patch vs. buying a whole new setup. What have you folks found to work well?

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post #2 of 9 Old 01-03-2011, 08:16 PM
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post #3 of 9 Old 01-03-2011, 08:17 PM
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i realized one in mine too. Jumped on that kolak christmas exhaust deal!
do the same!

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post #4 of 9 Old 01-03-2011, 08:38 PM
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Quik Steel. It comes in a tube and is a two-part putty. You just slice off a chunk and knead it, the stick it on where you want it. I put it on my car's muffler a few months ago. It's still there. I put it on my boats aluminum gas tank. It stuck to the slick aluminum great.
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post #5 of 9 Old 01-04-2011, 01:00 AM
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I would look for a new muffler. The repair may hold for a while, but if the muffler has a hole that is from corrosion and not hitting a rock, it will soon just create new holes.

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post #6 of 9 Old 01-04-2011, 10:31 AM
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post #7 of 9 Old 01-04-2011, 12:41 PM
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flowmaster
... YES! or THIS. Pretty sure you can even but the 3" pipe separately from IRO...

EDIT: Kolak's is probably the way to go!

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post #8 of 9 Old 01-04-2011, 02:36 PM
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Def replace the muffler. Bring it to a muffler shop and have them toss a FlowMaster on it. You won't regret it. I put a 50 series on my Ford Expedition and it sounds real throaty but not obnoxious at all.
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post #9 of 9 Old 01-04-2011, 02:43 PM
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I would fix it with epoxy until it completely fell off, then replace it.
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