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

Nolan Rapier

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.

6 Answers


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

Nolan Rapier



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


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?

Nolan Rapier

As soon as I left I had problems


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

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