Water From Tailpipes?
cord4530 at uidaho.edu
Wed Jan 26 11:36:45 EST 2005
> I just have my Avant up on a lift and the back muffler rusts out at the two
> pipes in the back of it.
> Where water would collect / get pushed by the exhaust.
> I hear one shop trick is a small "drain" hole (in a seam?) in each muffler do
> promote drainage and squash premature rust through.
> -HTH Scott by BOSTON
Very True. I knew a person who worked at an exhaust shop. They sold two
levels of muffler. One had a year warranty, and the other was a lifetime
warranty. As it turns out, they were the exact same muffler. But when
they installed a lifetime, they drilled a small hole to let the water out.
My 5kcstq had a little hole in the muffler. Though, it *was* a rust hole
that just happened to let water out.
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