Catalytic Converter Replacement Cost

Catalytic Converter Replacement Estimate (National Average)

$543
to
$875
Validated estimate range for national average.

The average cost for a Catalytic Converter Replacement is between $543 and $875. Labor costs are estimated between $201 and $254 while parts are priced between $342 and $621.Get a personalized estimate based on your location and specific car. Estimate does not include taxes and fees.

Parts & Labor Breakdown
Labor: $201 - $254
Parts: $342 - $621
Estimate does not include taxes and fees.
Best Practices

Catalytic converters are vehicle-specific parts. We recommend using a high quality new part, which is required by emissions control programs in many states.

Common Symptoms

A failing catalytic converter can cause a vehicle to fail emissions tests and the Check Engine Light to illuminate. The exhaust might have an unusual smell.

A "restricted" catalytic converter can result in a loss of engine power.

Common Misdiagnoses

It is very important to have the shop identify why the catalytic converter failed. Failure is almost always due to another problem, which if not resolved, will quickly ruin a new catalytic converter.

This is a national average for all makes and models, but you can make it more accurate by adding your car info and ZIP.
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