While some people tend to get sleepy while driving their vehicle, there may be a more serious problem making you tired. If you are consistently tired while you are driving and cannot figure out why, there's a chance your car may suffer from interior exhaust fumes; this situation requires specialized repairs from a professional to ensure you are safe.
Car Exhaust Fumes Can Make You Sleepy
When you breathe in car exhaust fumes, your body starts to feel extremely sleepy.
In a properly running car, the exhaust will usually be light and practically colorless. You may not even be able to notice the exhaust. However, if there's something wrong somewhere, one of the first indicators will be a change in the nature of the exhaust. The exhaust can become thicker and also have various colors all of which point to specific issues within the car.
In some cases, a heavier exhaust is to be expected in hard running conditions such as when the car is being started up in the morning.
If your car has all stock parts installed, you may be considering some upgrades to improve performance. Brakes that are installed in the factory are often the least expensive option for the car manufacturer, and upgrades to them can greatly improve handling and performance of your car. Here are some of the different brake upgrades that will give your car better handling:
1. Replacing Rear Drum Brakes with Disks