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post #26 of (permalink) Old 16th September 2007
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Originally Posted by VEL SATISfied View Post
Developed a horrible rattle from the exhaust this morning on the VS so this afternoon took it to a national exhaust centre to see if somthing had come adrift etc.
Drives in and the guy said just what I was dreading "sounds like the cat"
Up on the ramps "yep your cat has gone and some of it has travelled to the back box.
Check the book, no VS listed, phoned the suppliers who said that they can't just supply the cat due to the design but have to supply the whole exhaust. How much?
1500.00 was the lowest price 1500.00
He said he will call me back on Monday when he can speak to some other suppliers but has anybody else heared of not being able to buy a catalytic converter and should it of gone in 3yrs and 2 mths?
What do you think?
Hi gareth here i checked out your exhaust price on the net and found a place which can build you one from the cat in british stainless steel with a polished end pipe of your choice approx 53 types to choose from and a good price of just 399 including vat you can find him at this web site Longlife Exhausts - Performance exhausts, exhausts, sports performance exhausts, bespoke exhausts, custom exhausts long life stainless steel exhausts give a life time no quibble guarantee that is transferable if you sell the car its made out of air craft grade stainless too boot great offer Gareth.
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