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OBDII ERROR CODE FOR RAM 1500

2003 Dodge Truck

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2003 Dodge Truck V8 Four Wheel Drive Automatic 100000 miles

My 2003 Dodge Ram 1500 gives the below error could when tested? What needs to be replaced to fix the problem?


P0420 Catalyst System Efficiency Below Threshold (Bank 1)


Dodge Ram 1500 Quad Cab 4X4 - 5.9 v8 Engine
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Haslepi
December 1, 2008.




Check cat for cracks ands discoloration due to heat.
Check for exhaust leaks. If all good then are both O2 OEM one could be slow to respond cvausing code.
Also any oil or antifreeze in exhaust will cause code.

Docfixit
Dec 2, 2008.


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