Finding Engine Vacuum Leaks With A Cigar

Scotty Kilmer, mechanic for the last 46 years, shows how you can find engine vacuum leaks in your vehicle using cigar smoke. It really works as well as a thousand dollar smoke machine. If you liked this video, consider subscribing and press the bell Icon to get updated on the newest repair video every week. And remember, every TUESDAY I upload a new video on the Scotty Kilmer Channel on YouTube, https://www.youtube.com/user/scottykilmer Also, if you like my car help, be sure to watch my live car talk show every Thursday afternoon at 1 CST and Saturday morning at 10 AM CST on YouTube. I answer your car questions LIVE there. Just check it out at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yQtdBelbqdg -~-~~-~~~-~~-~- Also check out another new Video: "Make Your Car Run Better With A Little Spray Cleaner" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NWCKvU2FmDc -~-~~-~~~-~~-~-

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How to Find and Fix Vacuum Leaks - Ultimate Guide
In this video I go over all the different symptoms and things you can use to find vacuum leaks on your car, a vacuum leak can cause a rough, low or high idling car and its important to find an fix because it can damage engine components but also cause poor gas mileage. There are also a few things that get overlooked when checking for vacuum leaks like the EGR Valve, PCV Valve and the Power Brake Booster which I cover in this video. Links to Tools and Products Used in the Video: Propane Regulator: http://amzn.to/2b76gpi Propane Cylinder: http://amzn.to/2b76P2e Starting Fluid ($3 Shipped): http://amzn.to/2b779Oz Please consider supporting this channel: https://www.patreon.com/Ratchets Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Ratchets2015 Twitter: https://twitter.com/Ratchets15 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ratchetsandwrenches Here are some other video's you may find interesting: How does a PCV System work: https://youtu.be/5Kt5ubcQaK0 How does an EGR System Work: https://youtu.be/-ZXnZUs9kP8 How to clean a Throttle Body and EGR Valve: https://youtu.be/7DCTDMDo3JU How to Test an Ignition Coil Pack: https://youtu.be/XcmWa2Bt12U How to test a throttle position sensor: https://youtu.be/_skVHdgtMTU How to test a Mass Air Flow Sensor: https://youtu.be/p0ocaDmcAIM How to test an Ignition Coil Pack: https://youtu.be/XcmWa2Bt12U How to Completely Restore a Faded or Hazy Headlight: https://youtu.be/YHfrvX9GkX4 How to Remove Scratches from you car's finish without any tools (Turtle Wax Scratch Repair Kit): https://youtu.be/n0oEffJ5Gx4 If this video helped you out please don't forget to subscribe, give it a thumbs up or if you are feeling generous leaving a tip by clicking the " i " button on the top right corner of the screen. Thank you very much for your support! Disclaimer: Due to factors beyond the control of Ratchetsand Wrenches, it cannot guarantee against unauthorized modifications of this information, or improper use of this information. Ratchetsand Wrenches assumes no liability for any property or personal damage that may arise from doing a repair on your vehicle after watching any of my repair video's. Due to factors beyond the control of Ratchetsand Wrenches, no information contained in this video shall create any express or implied warranty or guarantee of any particular result. Again Any injury, damage or loss that may result from improper use of tools, equipment, or the information contained in this video is the sole responsibility of the user and not Ratchetsand Wrenches.





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How to SUPER CLEAN your Engine Bay
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Finding a weird vacuum leak with a weird tool...
I think it has not been done until now.




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