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Old 09-23-2011, 10:30 PM   #1
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exhaust manfold leak help

new here bought my yj about a month ago and love it. done a tune up exhaust from front to back. o2, cat muffler.ive got an exhaust leak at the manifold but the front and the back bolt is broke off. yea that sucks but would this cause a loss in power. when i shift gears and put a load on the motor it seems to want to bog down.got a 93 yj with 2.5 5 speed. thanks
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Old 09-24-2011, 12:07 AM   #2
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Yes this will rob power, I got three exhaust leaks that I need to weld tomorrow. And I feel the loss of power.

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2 bolts broken off is pretty bad. That needs to get fixed. Exhaust leaks affect different engine combos more than others. Safe to say that its affecting scavaging (that can't be spelled right). Not to mention you may be exposing yourself and your passengers to carbon monoxide. Get er fixed
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