Truck Exhaust System Repair Services in Charlton, MA

Proper exhaust maintenance is key not just for the health, performance, and longevity of your truck but also for the safety of the truck's driver and fellow road users. 

Proper exhaust maintenance is key not just for the health, performance, and longevity of your truck but also for the safety of the truck's driver and fellow road users. 

Why is Exhaust Maintenance Important?

Emissions Compliance

Regular maintenance of the exhaust system, including EGR and DPF components, helps ensure your vehicle meets regulatory requirements, preventing potential penalties or fines.

Engine Efficiency

By effectively removing harmful gases, such as nitrogen oxides (NOx) and particulate matter (PM), your trucks can operate efficiently, resulting in improved fuel economy and reduced wear on engine components.

Environmental Impact

Keeping your exhaust system in top shape reduces harmful emissions released into the environment. By taking care of your trucks' exhaust systems, you contribute to a cleaner and greener future.

Signs of Exhaust System Failure

Spotting signs of exhaust failure early on is crucial for timely repairs and driver safety. Here are some that you should be aware of:

  • Excessive noise
    (Loud rumbling or hissing sounds, especially during acceleration or deceleration)
  • Reduced engine performance

(Decrease in power or struggles to accelerate)

  • Unusual smoke emissions
    (Excessive black, white, or blue smoke)
  • Foul odors

(Smell of rotten eggs)

  • Poor energy efficiency 

If you notice any of these in your truck, then it is essential that you immediately visit our team at C. M. T. S., Charlton, MA. Neglecting exhaust issues can lead to further damage to your truck and serious health and safety risks. 

Is an Exhaust Leak Serious?

Yes, an exhaust leak is an extremely serious issue that requires immediate attention. Here's why:

Health and Safety Concerns

Exhaust leaks release toxic gases, such as carbon monoxide, into the cabin and surrounding environment. Exposure to these fumes can cause headaches, nausea, dizziness, and even loss of consciousness at the wheel.

Decreased Performance and Efficiency

An exhaust leak disrupts the proper functioning of the exhaust system, leading to decreased engine performance and reduced fuel efficiency. 

Potential Damage to Other Components

Over time, an untreated exhaust leak can damage surrounding components, such as sensors, wiring, and the catalytic converter. This can result in more extensive and costly repairs if left unattended.

Don’t risk driving with an exhaust leak; have this fixed immediately by our team at C. M. T. S., Charlton, MA.

Customer Reviews

Check out what our customers have to say about our services.

"Had some truck troubles so pulled in off the Pike...They Diagnosed my problem, were kind enough to take the time to get me back on my route. Very knowledgeable and extremely friendly. Thank you guys I'd give them 6 stars if I could!"
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Andrew Lewis

"This is my go to place for repairs. Very hard working talented group here that can fix just about anything. Been dealing with them for many years now and I can always count on excellent and friendly service here. They also do some fantastic historical record keeping to keep you up date with exactly what’s going on with your equipment."
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jbgearhead, Local Guide

"Excellent service and very friendly place to get my RV serviced."
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Choose C. M. T. S. for all your heavy-duty diesel truck repair needs. Contact us today to schedule an appointment at our truck repair shop in Charlton, MA. We look forward to getting your truck moving again!