Signs That Your Car Exhaust Is Leaking

If you just experienced a few rattles from under the car hood, or your car is starting to sound like it’s running out of gas because of a lack in power, it’s not unusual. It could be a sign of an exhaust leak. 

The following are the most common signs your exhaust is leaking:

Rattling: A clunking noise when driving over bumps can be a clue to a bad exhaust system.

Thumping: If the car is making a dull thumping sound from the muffler, inspect the exhaust. 

The sound of running out of gas: Another sign your exhaust…

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What Is A Blind Spot Monitor?

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