ENGINE COOLING AND EXHAUST

  • Tiny
  • simagi
  • 1998 Skoda Felicia
  • 85,000 miles

Recently I had to change last part of exhaust pipe and car started to overheat more quickly and you can see smoke coming out from tail pipe. Can this be because job was not done professionally.
Thanks beforehand
Simon

Friday, June 22nd, 2012 AT 6:28 PM

1 Answer

  • Tiny
  • DrCranknWrench
  • Expert
  • 3,458 posts

The catalytic converter could have been damaged and collapsed in on itself. Not very likely though. I am giving you a diagnostic for your situation. just use the link below;

http://www.2carpros.com/articles/engine-black-smoke

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Friday, June 22nd, 2012 AT 7:42 PM

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