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I have a 2003 toyota higlander 4 cy. w/118000 miles; new engine though. the toyota dealer says the check engine light being on is due to the catalytic converter. How much can i expect to pay to have it replaced? or is it time for a trade in?

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Go to any good muffler shop in the area, you should be able to get it replaced for under $150US


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http://www.discountcatalyticconverters.com/

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