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

10

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

36,855

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

10

Yes

36,855

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

5,695

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?

10

As soon as I left I had problems

36,855

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

Your Answer

Thunderbird

Looking for a Used Thunderbird in your area?

CarGurus has 1,022 nationwide Thunderbird listings starting at $7,000.

ZIP:

Ford Thunderbird Experts

  • #1
    Larry Sturgis
    Reputation
    1,730
  • #2
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    1,680
  • #3
    tennisshoes
    Reputation
    1,300
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Corvette
109 Great Deals out of 16,236 listings starting at $3,995
Used Ford Mustang
332 Great Deals out of 41,500 listings starting at $1,488
Used Chevrolet Camaro
358 Great Deals out of 31,468 listings starting at $3,495
Used Mercedes-Benz SL-Class
59 Great Deals out of 3,331 listings starting at $3,995
Used Ford F-150
2,943 Great Deals out of 230,829 listings starting at $1,300
Used Porsche 911
116 Great Deals out of 5,243 listings starting at $10,099
Used Pontiac Firebird
5 Great Deals out of 690 listings starting at $3,911
Used Dodge Challenger
156 Great Deals out of 25,864 listings starting at $7,250

Used Cars For Sale

2005 Ford Thunderbird For Sale
77 listings starting at $7,500
2004 Ford Thunderbird For Sale
5 Great Deals out of 134 listings starting at $8,499
2003 Ford Thunderbird For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 169 listings starting at $7,000
2002 Ford Thunderbird For Sale
6 Great Deals out of 330 listings starting at $7,523

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.