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Jul 15, 2009
Bruno Silva
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What are the Benefits of Exhaust Wraps?

It is not a fact hidden from the car tuning experts that hot air has lower oxygen carrying potential then the colder air. It influences the performance of your car engine highly. With most of the cars having the air intake point around the engine bay so it becomes inevitable for the car owners to keep the temperatures as low as possible.

Manifold headers as well as exhaust in the engine bay are the largest contributors to the extra heat generated in the engine. Exhaust wrap functions as an insulator, which keeps the heat levels at minimum by wrapping on the exhaust.

exhaust wrap1 What are the Benefits of Exhaust Wraps?

There is a possibility that the exhaust wrap might decrease the life of the headers. Still this kind of deterioration is almost negligible as it might reduce the life by an year but there can be situations where your exhaust header might already be highly rusted. High temperature around these soft spots with exhaust wrap around them will only give air to the rumors that exhaust is the wraps are the main reasons behind the deterioration.

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Jul 2, 2009
Bruno Silva

What are Exhaust Systems? Car Exhaust System

The system that helps eject out the residual particles and the burnt gases from the internal combustion engine of the car through a network of exhaust pipes is called Exhaust system. The chief usability of the whole system is in reduction of the pollutant content of the exhaust gases generated in the combustion engine. The leftover exhaust gas is vented out from an opening in the vehicle at some suitable point. During the whole discharge process, the engine power has to be as low as possible.

Talking about a conventional exhaust system of a car, it has three major parts: Catalytic converter, mufflers and the exhaust pipes.

exhaust What are Exhaust Systems? Car Exhaust System

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Jul 1, 2009
Bruno Silva

What is Car Tuning? Car Tuning Guide

If thoughts like modification of your car or performance improvement of your car so that your car complements your personality are on your mind then what you are thinking of is called Car Tuning. In simple terms car tuning means addition of some aftermarket parts to enhance the performance and looks of the car as per the wish of the owner.

Car tuning has long been associated with motor sport racing where the highly modified cars compete with each other in an environment of speed demons. However, these days people related to automobile industry, car owners and other car enthusiasts have become very fond of car tuning.

Car Tuning What is Car Tuning? Car Tuning Guide

Hot looks, attractive features, luxurious interiors, performance enhancement or to save cost of fuels are some of the very common reasons for which the owners take their cars to the car tuning shops.

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