I had an exhaust pipe replaced and now the car won't start. What could cause this?

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Asked by Oct 04, 2014 at 07:15 AM about the 1978 Ford Thunderbird

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Smoke came from the carburetor and its
smelling really bad.

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Did that happen as soon as you had the work done?

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Yes

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Can you or did you bring this to the attention of whom ever did the job?

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Assuming the car started when you brought it home from the exhaust shop, how long has it been between that trip and when it no longer started?

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As soon as I left I had problems

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Was an ark welder used? If so, was the battery disconnected?

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