Knowing How to Spot a Leaking Exhaust

One of the most frustrating things about driving a vehicle is springing a leak. Among the things that are going to leak from your vehicle is the exhaust. Another frustrating thing is that you are not going to catch a leak right away. Fortunately, you could find the signs if you know what to look for.

In the case of a leaking exhaust, you engine is going to be making certain noises while it is running. The type of noises you are going to hear from the engine is either popping or hissing noises. You may also see some kind of discoloration of the paint where the exhaust is.

Another sign to look for is a leak that gets bigger. You are going to have to inspect your car from the engine all the way to the tail pipe in order to see if there is a leak.

 

 

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