The exhaust is a very important system for your vehicle. It removes hazardous emissions from the engine, routes them past the passenger cabin, converts them to less harmful emissions, and then expels them out the tailpipe at the back of your vehicle.
And it does all this with virtually no moving parts, aside from the internal exhaust valves. Despite its lack of motion, the exhaust system like Holden Commodore VX -VZ is one of the hardest worked parts of a vehicle and it is important that it receives proper repair should it fail. This will ensure good health for you and your car. Here are 2 signs it's time for exhaust system repair.
If a car vibrates it can mean a lot of different things, but one of the most common causes is an exhaust leak. You will often feel a small constant vibration while driving that will get worse as you accelerate.
Vibration due to a small exhaust leak can often be felt in the steering wheel or the gas pedal. An exhaust leak can mean fumes are getting into the passenger cabin, which is very bad for your health.
Decreased Fuel Efficiency
An exhaust leak will cause a drop in your miles per gallon because it means the engine is having to work harder since the gasses are not being properly removed. To save money at the pump bring your vehicle to an ASE-certified mechanic to have the problem resolved.