2002 Toyota Solara Q&A
2002 Toyota Solara Question: Catalytic Converter
When I look for a new catalytic converter for this car I see some say FRONT with a picture of the manifold and converter and other sites it is listed without front being mentioned but the picture is of a long exhaust with no manifold. Does this car have more than 1 converter? I need my emissions inspection but it failed because of a bad converter and I want to be sure I order what I need. Thanks - Mark P
On the 4cylinder Toyota Solara has a front catalytic converter that is part of the tubular header exhaust manifold, (covered by a heatshield) the second catalytic is located just under the center of the front seats. Has your car got a "Check Engine light on", or have you been told your car has failed its emissions test because NOx, CO, or HC readings were high? - patrick mannion
I had a 420 code come up and failed my smog. Should I replace the catalytic converter or check the O2 sensors or check if I need flash the computer? Thanks,
Had California smog check failure on 2004 Toyota Solara Se 4 cylinder 5 speed because catalytic converter is bad. Needs to be replaced at 56,000 miles, under warranty for 8 years or 80,000. Is this a...
my check engine light came on. mechanic used machine to see what the code was. came up P420. he said i needed to get a toyota cat, but it was like $1000, so i bought a magnaflow from autozone for 2...
my check engine light was on,so I took car to auto zone and was took it needed the catalitic converter. how much should that cost me?
Car has 240k miles and has fouled a new catalytic converter, sometimes gives a blue smoke on start-up.