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Hi folks..i brought a N-reg 1.6 16v astra cdx..its really nice..but ive just had a look underneath and i see a square silencer box towards the front end..is this a catalytic converter?..i really dont have a clue and the pipes leading in and out of it dont look to healthy...how much would one of these cost if it was knackered?..could you put a secondhand one on?...help im panicking as its mot time in another 3 weeks..and i need to get an idea in case worst comes to worst..
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If its leaking or failing its emmisions, then it would need replacing,,
Probably looking around £80
As its an N plate, it would need a Cat :Cool2:
 

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Hi folks..i brought a N-reg 1.6 16v astra cdx..its really nice..but ive just had a look underneath and i see a square silencer box towards the front end..is this a catalytic converter?..i really dont have a clue and the pipes leading in and out of it dont look to healthy...how much would one of these cost if it was knackered?..could you put a secondhand one on?...help im panicking as its mot time in another 3 weeks..and i need to get an idea in case worst comes to worst..
thanks
yes yours will have a cat and they are roughtly £100 from a motor factors
 
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