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Old 08-10-2010, 06:39 PM
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Exhaust Smell

I smelled some 'exhaust smell' in my engine bay...how can i find out if i have an exhaust leak?

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Old 08-10-2010, 11:32 PM
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If you haven't already You might try the easiest fix first and check the EGR valve and connections for leaks
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Old 08-10-2010, 11:36 PM
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Get a friend to partially block the tailpipe while observing under the hood for any increased obvious signs of leakage.
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Get a friend to partially block the tailpipe while observing under the hood for any increased obvious signs of leakage. Ocassionally the leakage point will leave a soot residue if it is blowing agains something as well. Be observent.
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