Why Does My Exhaust Rattle?

Answer Exhaust systems have many places where weakness can occur over time. Most exhaust systems take between five and seven years before deterioration begins to cause problems. Have the exhaust system ch... Read More »

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How to Fix a Rattle From the Exhaust on My 1999 Jeep Wrangler?

Rattles within an exhaust system can usually be fixed simply by inspecting the system, finding the culprit and fixing the component responsible for the rattle. Rattles in the exhaust system are gen... Read More »

Why Does a Rattlesnake Rattle Its Tail?

The rattlesnake is classified as a pit viper under the taxonomic subfamily called Crotalinae. There are only two rattlesnake genera, Crotalus and Sistrurus, both of which contain many different spe... Read More »

Does an Eastern cottonmouth rattle its tail?

Eastern cottonmouth snakes (Agkistrodon p. piscivorus) do not rattle their tails because their tails are not equipped with “rattles” like rattlesnakes are. Cottonmouths, also called water mocca... Read More »

Why does a rattle snake shed its skin?

A snake sheds its skin for the simple reason that the snake gets too big for his skin. This is true of all snakes, but when the rattlesnake sheds he gets an extra reward, a new rattle for his tail.... Read More »