Word forms: (regular plural) exhaust manifolds
(Automotive engineering: Vehicle components, Engine, transmission, and exhaust) An exhaust manifold is a heat-resistant tube that connects an engine to an exhaust pipe. ▶ manifold
⇒ The exhaust manifold collects the exhaust gases from a number of cylinders and leads them to the exhaust
pipe. ⇒ The exhaust manifold is the first in a series of pipes encountered by the exhaust gases after combustion. ⇒ The exhaust manifold connects each cylinder's exhaust ports to the exhaust system.
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