How to Fix a Leak in an Exhaust Manifold?

Answer Exhaust manifolds are subject to intense heat. Over time, the constant heating and cooling of the metal causes the manifold to distort and warp causing gasket leaks. Eventually, if the manifold is ... Read More »

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How to Fix an Exhaust Manifold Leak on a 460?

First produced in 1968, the Ford 460 used a pair of one-piece exhaust manifolds to direct the engine’s exhaust gases to the exhaust pipes. Between the cylinder head and the exhaust manifold is a ... Read More »

How to Test for an Exhaust Leak at the Manifold?

Exhaust manifold leaks are obvious, especially when first starting the engine. As the engine warms, the metal of the manifold and engine block expand and quiet the leak. Manifold leaks can vary in ... Read More »

A Coolant Leak in the Exhaust Manifold?

The fastest way of diagnosing a coolant leak in your vehicle's exhaust manifold is if white smoke continuously expels from the tailpipe. Radiator coolant commonly leaks into the exhaust manifold th... Read More »

Symptoms of an Exhaust Manifold Leak?

The exhaust manifold is an important component of the exhaust system. Gases from the engine are expelled through the exhaust manifold into the exhaust pipes and out of the vehicle. The manifold is ... Read More »