Which gas is present in the exhaust fumes of a car engine in a much greater amount than any other gas?

Which gas is present in the exhaust fumes of a car engine in a much greater amount than any other gas? The composition of air is 79% nitrogen.

When this enters a car's combustion chamber, it is mostly unreactive, and passes back out with the other fumes.

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