How To Fix An Exhaust Leak On Flange?

Can JB Weld fix exhaust leak?

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How do you seal an exhaust leak?

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Is it OK to drive a car with an exhaust leak?

Driving with an exhaust leak is potentially dangerous as the fumes contain carbon monoxide. An exhaust leak can decrease fuel efficiency, causing your engine to work harder, and you to fill up your gas tank more frequently. A third sign your exhaust may be leaking is if your gas pedal vibrates while you are driving.

What is an exhaust flange?

Exhaust flanges are a small but essential part to building a well functioning exhaust system. If you were to see a flange, it would be a small flat piece of metal that looks quite insignificant. However, this small piece of metal allows exhaust gases to flow without any obstruction in your car’s exhaust system.