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1997 Chevrolet C K 1500 Base Reg Cab 117.5 WB (CMI)

1997 Chevrolet C K 1500
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Rear Wheel Drive, Reg Cab 6.5' Fleetside
17 mpg city / 22 mpg hwy
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February 11, 2013, 8:23 am

Austin S
 

Question: power loss

i took out the catayltic converter and it still runs like it has no power wht are the chances there is cat material in the exhuast


February 16, 2013, 11:20 am

Ron W
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If it was broken up, it could have traveled into the muffler. a simple exhaust back pressure test will tell you if there is a restriction. Most muffler shops can/will do it for free or very inexpensively.


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