Can I Add Anything to Help Seal an Intake Manifold Leak?

Answer Intake manifold leaks are both insidious and irritating; insidious because they can mimic a number of other problems, and irritating because you may have to tear half the engine apart to deal with ... Read More »

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Intake Manifold Leak Vs. Head Gasket Leak?

A head gasket seals an engine as well as the pathways of oil and coolant within the engine. An intake manifold gasket seals the cylinder heads and the intake manifold together. Information on these... Read More »

How to Repair an Intake Manifold Leak?

The intake manifold functions as a routing chamber for atomized (mist) fuel which has to enter the combustion chamber for ignition. Intake manifolds can be made of aluminum, magnesium or cast iron,... Read More »

Intake Manifold Leak Symptoms?

The intake manifold helps the engine reduce its load. The intake manifold is a set of pipes that supply the right mixture of fuel and air as it passes from the carburetor to the engine. This is a c... Read More »

How to Find an Intake Manifold Air Leak?

Intake manifolds sit on top of the engine and transport air and fuel into the engine's combustion chamber. The intake manifold also conveys vacuum and coolant through the system. An air leak in the... Read More »