I have the engine light on... I take it to a check up...they tell me that I have to change the catalyst..where I could get cheap place to fix it???

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Asked by Dec 20, 2015 at 05:16 PM about the 2003 Nissan Xterra XE V6 4WD

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Any muffler shop, but I would get a second opinion, very rarely do you have to replace the cats, might be some other issue.

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Get the code read and post the code here on the forum and someone might be able to help you. I agree with Tom.

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Ditto to the above, too many chain repair shops are all about selling you expensive repairs. Take it to a parts store (Autozone, Advance, O'Reilly, Pep Boys, etc.) and have them scan for trouble codes (it's free) and post them here. When a catalytic converter goes bad you tend to know it (and smell it).

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