Bad Vibrations is a side mission in Borderlands 3 (BL3). This walkthrough will guide you through all objectives of the Bad Vibrations Side Quest.
Area: Desolation’s Edge
Quest Giver: Grouse
Requirement: Complete main mission The First Vault Hunter and side mission Cannonization
Recommended Level: 31
Reward: $6,039 + 8,391 XP
Mission Info: These Nekroquakes will destroy us all. That’s bad! We have to stop them!
- Get beacons
- Get explosives
- Place beacon
- Place beacons: 0/2
- Place explosives
- Blow hole in shaft
- Find epicenter
- Place explosives: 0/2
- Clear steam vent
- Ride steam jet
- Talk to Grouse
Starting Location: Bad Vibrations
Go to the nearby table and grab the set of beacons.
Also grab the explosives, just in case.
Head over to the marked spot and place the first beacon.
Place Beacons: 0/2
Now head outside to the main map area, and place the other two beacons in the marked spots.
Grouse finds the quakes coming from a cave, head over and place the explosives to get inside.
Blow Hole in Shaft
Back up while you wait for the explosives to go off.
Drop down into the newly created hole and proceed into the cave.
Place Explosives: 0/2
Place your explosives on the two marked spots.
Clear Steam Vent
Back up and wait for the explosives to destroy the pillar blocking the vent.
Ride Steam Jet
Head up on the newly unblocked steam jet.
Talk to Grouse
Once you’re done fast travel back to the research center and speak to Grouse to complete the mission.
This finishes Bad Vibrations side mission in Borderlands 3.
For all other Side Mission Walkthroughs, check out our complete Borderlands 3 Side Missions Walkthrough.