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That is a good possibility.It also could be running lean and causing it to smell that way.If it starts running poorly or wont accelerate then you will have to replace it.

Need 2 find out why IT's running Rich.

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Q: If you smell sulfur from the catalytic converter of a 1995 Chevy Cavalier is it time to replace it?
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