• 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Liquid (Gas?) from exhaust when Engine Revs
#1
I have a 351C 2v, edlebrock intake with a 1406 Edlebrock carb.

When I rev the engine, I notice droplets/light spray coming out the exhaust. There is no smoke. Could I be running rich or is this just condensation?

Any help on this would be great,
Thanks,
  Reply
#2
Probably just condensation.



Mike AKA Ole Pony & Rare Pony

Our current Mustang garage/driveway
1973 Mustang Convert - Bought in 1974 - Still have it!
2004 Mach 1 Oxford White Auto, Bought Sept 06


[Image: 20180127_082009.jpg]

upload a photo on internet




  Reply
#3
+1, just condensation.

Steve



[Image: 25yvyp3.jpg]
  Reply
#4
Condensation

Jeff T.

Low buck, touring style, '73 Convertible "rolling restoration", 351c, 2v heads with a shave and a haircut, Performer intake, Holley 650(ish), roller rockers, screw in studs, guideplates, stainless valves, Duraspark / Motorsports MSD, T-5 conversion. 1-1/8" front, 3/4" rear swaybars KYB shocks and some home brewed subframe connectors. Future plans; JGC steering box, Cobra brakes and... paint, interior, etc.

When I die I want to die like grandpa, peacefully in my sleep... not screaming, like his passenger.

[Image: 1_12_09_14_10_15_11.png]
  Reply
#5
Start up your daily driver and you will probably see the same thing!



Mike AKA Ole Pony & Rare Pony

Our current Mustang garage/driveway
1973 Mustang Convert - Bought in 1974 - Still have it!
2004 Mach 1 Oxford White Auto, Bought Sept 06


[Image: 20180127_082009.jpg]

upload a photo on internet




  Reply
#6
Sometimes, the condensation picks up carbon from inside the pipes and blows out black sooty colored water. Ugly but pretty much harmless.

[Image: 1gq8uo.png]
1971 Mach 1 - 306cid/C4 Bright Yellow
"Just relax, I've got a friend named Felix who can fix anything!" ~James Bond
  Reply
#7
Normal condensation, and if smoke was black your running rich, blueish is oil burning and white smoke screen is usually head gasket concern.

Alan L

[Image: 1_30_09_13_10_12_32.png]
Alan L
  Reply
#8
My firs new car was an 88 mustang 5.0, it came with drain holes in the mufflers to let out some of the condensation

[Image: mustangnight010.jpg]
1972 Mustang Convertible 351C 4V
1966 Ford Galaxie 7 litre-4speed

Jorge
  Reply
#9
Whew, awesome. The engine is fairly new rebuild and I am still working out some issues with the vacuum, but good to know that this is nothing to worry about.

Thanks y'all
  Reply
Share Thread:  


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  Headers to fit '72 Mach 1 w/400 engine MeanMachine 8 291 04-14-2019, 06:38 AM
Last Post: MeanMachine
  basic engine temps SteveO_71 5 197 04-05-2019, 04:00 PM
Last Post: tony-muscle
  2.5'" Dual exhaust kit recommendations The Dapper Wolf 3 215 03-27-2019, 05:43 PM
Last Post: The Dapper Wolf
  Post your burbling bit (Engine) 1sostatic 7 356 03-26-2019, 10:26 AM
Last Post: 1973machi
  Engine breakin oil question EvilPuppetMaster 10 297 03-25-2019, 09:36 PM
Last Post: EvilPuppetMaster
  Dual Exhaust instead of Single Exhaust by 351 2V Duck 7 278 03-18-2019, 01:56 AM
Last Post: Duck
  351C 4V - 72 Mach 1 Engine fan baz70 16 587 02-21-2019, 09:13 AM
Last Post: Stanglover
  Dual Exhaust Kits - what fits? roadwarrior 12 2,104 02-11-2019, 07:32 AM
Last Post: Pegleg



Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)