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Old 09-24-2008, 06:29 PM
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cat is broken and possible oil leak

So for those of you that read and answered my last thread i found out today that my cat is broken, theres a rattling inside. also there is an oil leak but i don't know from where yet so the guy cleaned it up and told me to drive it for a few days then we'll see where the oil is coming from has anyone had any problems with oil leaks on there 00 sh ludes? does anyone know of any common gasket leaks or anything? any help would be greatly appreciated, thanks.
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Re: cat is broken and possible oil leak

i would check online to see if honda has any warrenties with the cat, i havent had an oil leak yet in any of my cars.
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Re: cat is broken and possible oil leak

I heard the oil pan seal is a common lead point. I'd really just bite the bullet with the cat and get a brand new one.
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Re: cat is broken and possible oil leak

is the cat hard to replace? could i do it myself?
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Re: cat is broken and possible oil leak

it's very easy to replace. you may run into an issue if you have a lot of rust though. good luck
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