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How to Fix an Exhaust Leak (Step-by-Step)

Updated: Jan 8

An exhaust leak can be a frustrating problem for any vehicle owner. Not only can it lead to decreased performance and fuel efficiency, but it can also be dangerous as it can allow carbon monoxide to leak into the cabin of the vehicle.

In this article, we will outline the symptoms of an exhaust leak, whether it is possible to repair an exhaust leak yourself, the potential dangers of driving with a leaking exhaust, and the various methods on how to fix an exhaust leak.


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Exhaust Leak Symptoms

There are several symptoms of an exhaust leak you should look out for if you suspect your vehicle may have one.