is gud for the engine when u see water dripping ou of the egsaust pipe

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Asked by May 06, 2009 at 11:01 AM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i saw a car with water dripping from the back and my friend said it was good that it's doing because then it means that the
engine is good and working than it's normal state but in don't know if thats true

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it depends on the quantity of water. if it's pissing water then no that's not good but if it's just dripping water that's fine. For one its a byproduct of burning gas, two if you don't let the exhaust get hot enough it gets condensation and drips water from the exhaust. The only time it's ok to piss water out of the exhaust is a couple seconds after fully submerging it and the pressure forces the water out otherwise QQF lol

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thanx this was really helpfull and now i tell it to the world naaa i'am just kidding

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its fine if its a little bit, i wouldnt describe it as being 'good'. it doesnt indicate in anyway that the engine is working well.

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yeah its fine! its just a colection of condensation in the exhaust pipes and when the car accelerates it comes out. its more prominant in colder weather when the hot exhaust gasses and pipes meet the cold air

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