manifold noise on 1995 Land Rover Discovery

It sounds like it is the manifold gasket is very loud tapping noise how do i fix this

by in Chattanooga, TN on January 16, 2011
1 answer
ANSWER by on January 17, 2011
If the exhaust manifold is leaking, you will need to replace the gasket if it has one or maybe install one if it doesn't. But, usually the cause of a leak is a broken manifold stud and/or a warped manifold. You'll have to remove the manifold from the head or maybe from the car, either way. You can get a machine shop to check for warping or you can try just a gasket if one's available and you feel lucky. A broken stud must be extracted and that's a tricky operation, someitmes. Here's a directory link for you: http://repairpal.com/directory?address=37406&car_brand_names=Land+Rover