- Confirm and exhaust leak is present at driver side exhaust manifold. Visually inspected exhaust manifold and found both rear exhaust bolts on driver side manifold to be broken. Visually inspected passenger sign and found no fault at this time. Unable to determine how many other broken bolts are present at this time due to heat shield. Finding both rear exhaust manifold bolts confirms that exhaust manifold is warped by at least an eighth of an inch. Recommending to replace driver side exhaust manifold along with gasket and hardware kit and to extract at least two hardware bolts. CT contacted extended warranty company, and found exhaust not to be covered.
- Removing replaced oil filter. drain the oil and refilled with 7 quarts of 5W20 full synthetic oil and a can of moa. Stickered vehicle for 5,000 mi at 158625 and reset maintenance light. Double checked oil level confirming service complete.
- General Inspection – Priority list – Priority One. 1 exhaust manifold repair. 2 front end inspection / front struts. 3 tires. 4 air filter. 5 Front CV shafts. 6 brake flush. Priority Two. 1 passenger side fog lamp. 2 clear codes and reevaluate. Inspection Findings – SEL- Code list – anti-lock brake codes c2100, c2114, c2204, c2205. airbag code b2199. Central gateway code b210d. both door modules code b21a1, b-210c, b21dd. drivetrain control module code c1480. HVAC system and radio codes b210d, b-210a. steering angle sensor c2102. recommending to clear all codes and re-evaluate. Oil Life % – no oil change sticker to reference to. Lights (Head, Brake, Turn) – passenger side fog lamp is out recommend to replace bulb and recheck. Engine Oil – engine oil is low and extremely black. recommend changing engine oil and performing oil consumption test. Brake Fluid – brake fluid is contaminated recommend performing flush. Air Filter – air filter is dirty recommend to replace. Steering System – recommending front end inspection and alignment due to tire wear. Shocks / Struts – both front struts are leaking recommend to replace assemblies. Driveline (Axles / CV Shafts) – both front CV shaft outer boots are torn recommend to replace both shafts. Exhaust System – see work order for exhaust manifold.
Hunter D. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/22/2022