What Causes a Cracked Manifold?

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Cracked manifold is where the exhaust cracks down causing leakage. It is extremely dangerous as anyone inside the car can start getting carbon monoxide poisoning without knowing it. A cracked manifold will frequently make unusual noises of some kind.
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1. Place the vehicle in "park" for an automatic and "neutral" for a manual transmission. Firmly set the emergency brake. You can perform an exhaust manifold check
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If it's the intake manifold, the car won't run very well - if at all. The exhaust manifold will make a loud noise and you should be able to smell the fumes under the hood. Also, it
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That depends.What kind of car/engine do you have?It also depends on the
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crack in the manifold will admit air, and lean out the mixture, raising the combustion temperature. Sometimes a metal part has weak spots from the manufacturing process and just fail
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