Every car manufacturer has their own car exhaust parts. It may difference in how they look and there features. Here are the common exhaust parts of the car also known as exhaust system.
- Exhaust manifold – it is connected to the cylinder head of the engine and takes each cylinder and merge it into one pipe. This may be made of steel, aluminum, stainless steel and other commonly cast iron.
- Muffler – this reduces the noise of the exhaust system. It uses baffles to bounce the exhaust around. Some uses fiberglass packing which absorb the exhaust noise.
- Exhaust pipe- it is the pipe which you can see at the back or the side of the car. This releases the smoke or the waste of the combustion from the engine to the air.
- Catalytic converter – a muffler like shape connected between the manifold and the muffler. This converts harmful carbon monoxide and hydrocarbons to water vapor and carbon dioxide.
Other cars have more than parts above due to its features.