Removing a broken exhaust manifold stud is tricky as it can require simply using Vise grips to loosen it by hand or a drill to completely dislodge it, ruining the surrounding threads. Manifold studs are exposed to high h... More »

A leak on an exhaust manifold can be welded, or depending on the severity of the damage, result in having the unit replaced. Small cracks are patchable, but large cracks require more extensive repair. More » offers step-by-step instructions on how to repair an exhaust manifold leak, while provides a short list of steps that a mechanic follows when fixing a leak in the exhaust manifold. The m... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance

Common problems experienced by owners of Dodge Dakota vehicles include ticking noises from the exhaust manifold, stripped threads on the front brake caliper bolt and failed camshaft position sensors. Some owners also rep... More »

The proper way to repair an exhaust manifold leak is to use a piece of sheet metal and weld it onto the damaged area. A cracked manifold will continue to grow in size if not repaired properly and promptly. More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance

Tips for repairing an exhaust manifold crack include removing the exhaust manifold from the vehicle first, cleaning the damaged edges, using a welding torch and silver solder to fill the crack and allowing the manifold t... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance

Installation of a Garrett turbo kit requires inspection of the air cleaner and exhaust manifold, checking the housing alignment, mounting and lubricating the turbocharger, and connecting the air intake and the oil supply... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance