> I have this Ford taurus 1996 wagon, and lately when i start it up a
> clangy, like pots clanging together, comes form the engine. The noise
> has gotten louder ove the past days
> can anyone help?
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The heat shield or whatever it's called on the outside of your
catalytic converter is probably loose, makes a nice clanging noise on
Had this happen once to an Escort, and it was nothing two large hose
clamps daisy-chained together couldn't quiet down. Probably going on
eight years now, they're still there on the original cat.