what would cause a 2000 Dodge Durango to lose power and have a whistling noise coming from the muffler

Asked by Dec 24, 2015 at 09:20 AM about the 2000 Dodge Durango R/T 4WD

Question type: General

a week ago I noticed whistling noise coming from
the muffler so I got underneath it and fix the
pinhole and fix the loose clamp connected to the
manifold the noise stopped hit a bump earlier
today and the noise begin again and everytime I try
to go up the hill I push the gas and it feels like
there is no power

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Sounds like exhaust system back pressure too high, might be a good idea to have it checked or you can do it yourself with exhaust system back pressure kit from your local parts store.

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