2005 Mazda Tribute cat converter

Asked by Oct 30, 2016 at 11:30 PM about the 2005 Mazda Tribute

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Question I have a suspected bad catalytic
converter I took off the exhaust pipe to find
chunks of grey rock inside. I'm getting a
error code of system to lean, my question
is can a bad cat throw this code or is it
something else ? If so where can I find a
cheaper catalytic converter

2 Answers

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Yes, that will do it and if u found chunks inside, it's gine. Just go a local muffler shop but make sure they use a compatable replacement because some won't be approved by smog stations. Dealer will be too expensive

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yes it will mine did the same and if you bust if out the Mazda wont start i done that and it would not start the i put a new one in and it started just fine

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