1998 Mercury Mountaineer Q&A

1998 Mercury Mountaineer Question: What will be an average cost to repair an exhaust manifold leak?

I have a 1998 Mercury Mountaineer with an exhaust manifold leak. -
Answer 1
Is the manifold cracked or is it a gasket leaking and if a gasket , what location? -
Answer 2
if it has a crack in it then any local wrecking yard for cars ,ya get it for around $20 if a gasket problem then anywhere from $12 to $35 at any car parts store -