Table 2-1. Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services (Cont)
Item to be
The exhaust pipe and muffler can become
very hot during vehicle operation. Be
careful not to touch these parts with bare
hands, or allow body to come in contact
with pipe and muffler. Exhaust system
parts can become hot enough to cause
serious burns. Failure to comply may
result in injury to personnel.
a. Inspect exhaust manifold, exhaust pipes, muffler,
and tailpipe for corrosion, carbon deposits, loose
clamps, or leaking gaskets.