Keep your vehicle running safe and efficient with frequent checks of your exhaust system to ensure you and your family’s safety. Make sure there are no holes in the exhaust system or in the passenger compartment where exhaust fumes could enter. Exhaust system repair which primarily involves the replacement of mufflers, tailpipes, and catalytic converters. Doc Motor Works has the technical know-how and parts to make you vehicle like new again, including mufflers, exhaust pipes, catalytic converters , exhaust manifolds, clamps, exhaust accessories, and complete exhaust systems packages.
Your exhaust system is more than a muffler. In some ways it works like a chimney in your house, directing the byproducts of burning fuel away from the people inside. The exhaust system also controls noise and funnels the dangerous carbon monoxide away from the passenger. Your exhaust system also incorporates a catalytic converter which Is used to control harmful emissions generated by the burning of fuel. The exhaust system also provides a certain amount of back pressure that is required by the engine to improve its fuel burning efficiency and increase low RPM performance. Key components of your exhaust system include:
Designed specifically for each model, these pipes are used to properly route exhaust to the back of the vehicle.
Acting like a funnel, the exhaust manifold collects the gases from all cylinders and releases them through a single opening. Some engines have two exhaust manifolds.
The job of the catalytic converter is to convert harmful pollutants into less harmful emissions before they ever leave the car’s exhaust system.
The muffler is a metal container with holes, baffles, and chambers that reduces exhaust noise.
The resonator works with the muffler to reduce noise.
Found at the back of the car, the tail pipe carries exhaust gases away from the vehicle.