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Old 01-25-2011, 06:21 PM
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Default Smells like a bad catalytic convertor

So the last few days I've notice that when I really get into the pedal of my truck that I get the smell of what is like the rotten egg smell of a bad catalytic convertor. The truck has less than 1500 miles on it. I've only noticed it when the engine is not completely warmed up and I stomp on her to get out into rush hour traffic and really crank up the RPMs from a dead stop.

Should I take her back to the dealer to see if there is any defective exhaust parts? Maybe it's because she is still new and needs more break in time.

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Give it another 1000 miles and if it still does it, have it checked out.
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i have 1500 miles on mine just today and it doesnt smell like that nor should it, catalytic convertors are guaranteed for 5 years and will definitly be covered under your power train warrenty, I would take it back anyway just to have them look at it just in case cause it wont(shouldn't) cost you a thing
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