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Old 10-16-2008, 10:08 AM
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Removing cat on '88 F-350

Any ideas or suggestions for removing a cat and replacing it with a non-cat? I know there is some issues with this but i live in the country and no smog tests.
 
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Old 10-17-2008, 01:32 PM
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If your exhaust is still in good shape the cheapest way is to take it off and punch it out, then reinstall it. Done that before.
 
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Old 10-17-2008, 01:40 PM
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Yeah just use an old piece of rebar or something simmilar, ream the crap out of it till all the bits shake out. Not exactly hight tech but effective.
 
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Old 10-17-2008, 04:36 PM
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It's rusty as heck,I was wondering if there was a replacement pipe to buy on the Black Market/E-bay.
Thanks for the replies!
 
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Old 10-17-2008, 09:22 PM
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can't you just run a piece of exhaust pipe in its place?
 
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Old 10-27-2008, 12:21 PM
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Above answer is the easiest and likely best, but you will also have to create a "Y".

Converter scrap is worth a little cash, so don't through the insides away.
 
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