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2003 Jaguar S-Type Question: Catalytic Converter

 

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Mary Steed, 3.0L V6, Philadelphia, PA, June 26, 2011, 09:22
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How can you tell if it is bad,my engine light is on also Gearbox Fault is lite up in the message box alternating with flashing message Restricted Performance

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    Superbob June 26, 2011, 13:27
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    You probably can't tell if your catalytic converter is bad, if you had the experience and tools to tell, you wouldn't need to ask. Get the warning lights diagnosed by a Jag specialist, ASAP... Save yourself some money and misery by getting it checked now...
    The check engine light indicates that the computer has detected a malfunction in the engine/transmission control system and has diagnostic codes and data stored which would be essential in diagnosing the problem.
    A technician with a scanner can access the diagnostic codes and data and then be able to give you a diagnosis.
    If you want to find a specialist, here's our directory link for you:
    https://repairpal.com/directory?address=19153&car_bra...

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