EGR system tubes can break and cause leak/noise on Ford Bronco

Tubes for the EGR system (exhaust gas recirculation) can break, causing an exhaust leak and noise under the hood.

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Average mileage: 179,254 (145,264–207,500)
Exhaust & Emissions affected: 5.8L V8
7 model years affected: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, more1994, 1995, 1996
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1996 Ford Bronco 185,000 mi,
replaced the tube. pulled exhaust manifold thinking it was the culprit and it was the tube. Always check the tube before pulling manifold