How to Find an Intake Air Leak?

Answer If your bike's engine begins to backfire sporadically, this may be a sign of an intake manifold air leak. Most leaks occur around the carburetor, and some engines are more prone than others to air ... Read More »

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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 »

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 Troubleshoot an Air Intake Leak?

The air intake system is one of the most important parts of any automobile's engine. It is what filters and feeds the air necessary for combustion into the engine's cylinder head. The intake system... Read More »

How to Stop a Leak in an Intake Gasket?

An intake manifold gasket seals the connection between an engine's intake manifold and cylinder head. Being directly connected to the cylinder head, the intake manifold gasket is subject to the ext... Read More »