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I've never heard of the catalyst not able to be supplied as a stand-alone item (I don't think it would be physically possible to manufacture an exhaust system with the cat in place).

I would definitely get more than one opinion before buying.

At that kind of money, you could get a custom system built in stainless steel, plus a replacement catalyst.

As your car is only 2 months outside the original warranty, I'd be inclined to contact RCS to see if a goodwill contribution could be applied.

My 12-year-old Scorpio has had 3 cats replaced during the 8 years I've owned it, and its still on the original exhaust system.

Keep us posted.


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