Leaks in the exhaust system cause a decrease in engine performance


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Do you know the importance of Exhaust system of your car? They play an essential role in the operation of any vehicle and is of utmost importance for the proper performance of any engine.

The leaks in the exhaust system They cause an increase in fuel consumption and emissions of polluting gases, in addition to a decrease in engine performance.

The exhaust system is one of the elements that most deteriorates over time and miles, since it is exposed to weather conditions, high exhaust gas temperatures and possible impacts.

The exhaust system is made up of the following components:

  • Catalyst
  • Particulate filter
  • Probes (Lambda, Nox)
  • Silencers (one or more)
  • Exhaust pipes
  • Flexo

 

Fortunately, there are products specifically designed to guarantee the tightness of the exhaust parts and thus avoid increased fuel consumption and more consequences that can cause leaks.

It is recommended to take the car to a workshop where they have the specific tools and products to effectively repair leaks.