How much does it typically cost to repair a Subaru Legacy heat shield

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Asked by Jul 13, 2015 at 07:57 PM about the 2014 Subaru Legacy 2.5i Premium

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

It just popped today when I was driving and
now there's like a metallic clanking its a
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Stop in a muffler shop and ask. I'd say no more than $40. But make sure you don't fall for a new exhaust system that they might try to sell you.

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You might be able to get a $2-3 screw clamp? Or maybe they can weld it. I would hope for a $10-20 bill verses 40 (but no more than 40 for sure) and I would ask up front. Like Tom said, don't let them act like it's a huge concern and that your exhaust needs replacing. That'll run easily 250- 400+ depending on parts and labor.

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Hmm.. Glitch? Two best answers? That's awesome. I felt bad cuz Tom had a good answer and was 12 hours ahead. Thanks

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You are both geniuses. .. as someone who knows nothing, I was able to an intelligent, informed conversation the fellow who will now do the repair. I can't thank you enough!!!

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