Q: The exhaust has a leak. Could that be expensive to fix?

asked by on

I'm looking to buy this car and it has an exhaust leak and I want to know how expensive it is to fix.

My car has 130000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

As you know, parts and labor can vary in price tremendously depending on the shop, the skills of the mechanic and many other factors. I would suggest having an expert from YourMechanic come to your location to perform a pre-purchase inspection prior to buying the car to be sure there are not any additional underlying issues that you may not be aware of.

Was this answer helpful?
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details
  1. Home
  2. Questions
  3. The exhaust has a leak. Could that be expensive to fix?

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: 2009 chevy cobalt check engine light an low fuel and power sterring

You have several issues but to prioritize, you should have the check engine light issue(s) investigated and resolved first. Following that, if there is a power steering malfunction, that would be addressed and finally if you have a faulty gauge...

Q: Advice related to potential purchase of a high-mileage used 335I

Only if you have a whole bunch of money you don't mind spending on fixing the thing. Older BMW's can be money pits as they get older and you are going to jump into that pit. If you are okay...

Q: I have a 2005 silverado extended cab. The rear end had went out on me so i replaced it and rebuilt the 2 piece drive shaft. It won

Hello. It sounds like the issue you are having now has nothing to do with the rear end. It sounds like the transmission is failing. This is a typically symptom of a cracked sun shell. Depending on how the rear...

Related articles

P2428 OBD-II Trouble Code: Exhaust Gas Temperature Too High Bank 1
P2428 code definition A P2428 trouble code signifies that the PCM has detected a problem in the exhaust gas temperature sensor circuit in bank 1, which subsequently contains the number one...
How Much Does a Mechanic Make in Vermont?
Automotive technician jobs in Vermont have an average mechanic salary of $37k, with some mechanics earning a salary of $53k.
P2103 OBD-II Trouble Code: Throttle Actuator Control Motor Circuit High
P2103 means there is a fault with the throttle actuator control motor circuit, likely due to a defective electrical component or part.