Broken Weld

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The hanger above my cats keeps snaping off. I've had it welded twice now and the hanger finds a new spot to break every few months. Anyone else have this problem or have a solution? It's driving me crazy. Once it breaks, all I hear is clatter from under the truck.
 
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Or you may also have a motor or trans mount that has too much free movement and needs to be replaced. If the engine can move too much it will cause them to break.

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Also check to see whether the exhaust is welded / fixed solid at any point - I had a heat shield installed and someone welded it to the exhaust. As a result the exhaust couldn't move freely / vibrate and hence broke at the hang points...

Jim
 

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