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Catalytic converter the guy i bought the car from said the one i had now needed to be replaced. is there any way to check to see if it needs to be cleaned or can be checked by a diagnostic test before i buy a new one to be installed? the check engine light wasnt on when i last test drove it and i know it cant be there to get my inspection done.

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Any shop can diagnose it for you..if the catalytic converter is bad you have to replace it there is no repairing or cleaning the old ones. take it to any auto shop and have them test it or even to a muffler shop and have them do it.it probably does needd a new one

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