Gas leaking from exhaust pipe. The head gasket acts as a seal between the engine head and the block. Both gases can be dangerous if they leak back into your house. If your furnace exhaust pipe is leaking water it is also leaking combustion gases including carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide. Odds are when something like this is happening then you arent getting much if any firing going on in the cylinder. You need to do a. It will smell like gasoline since it just traveled through your exhaust system. There could be several causes behind this.
Your vehicles exhaust is responsible for removing gases and other by-products formed from fuel combustion in the combustion chamber. Use a socket wrench or Crescent wrench to disconnect the exhaust from the cylinder exhaust stub or manifold. I traced it to my exhaust pipes. If you have an injector that is either stuck open mechanically or being commanded open by a grounded wire between it and the PCM or. I then disassembled the pipes and it appears to be coming from the front cylinder altho Im not 100 sure about that. Tap the exhaust pipe free with a rubber mallet when unbolted. When I try to start it I smell the gas pretty strong like its flooding.
It will smell like gasoline since it just traveled through your exhaust system. If your furnace exhaust pipe is leaking condensation it could also be a sign that your pipe is leaking gas which is not a small issue.
If it doesnt burn its water from condensation. Joined Aug 1 2011 12 Posts. The bolt at the pipe joint was the first opening that provided a lower path for the gas to follow out of the pipe. Leaking From Condensate Drain Hose. If you a tapping ticking or raspy noise under car or in front of you in the engine compartment as you accelerate your exhaust pipe could be leaking. If your furnace exhaust pipe is leaking water it is also leaking combustion gases including carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide. The pressurized gases release and mix with the air outside.