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I need to get a new cat converter for my 2002 Focus. Any idea how much this should cost. Is anyone else having loads of problems with their 2002 model? Driver door barrel, wheel bearing and clutch master cylinder all need replacing. It's never ending

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Smaller cars with 4cylinders do get a beating on parts for they are made much smaller and the cars drive as fast as larger ones. A catylictic converter can be ourchased by aftermarket brands far less than from Ford. About $150 or less. Check a auto parts store then compare to a Ford dealer on all items needed for prices are different in all areas which we live

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