Replaces

2002-06 Nissan Altima Exhaust Pipe with Catalytic Converter - 1ACCD00255

Specifications:

  • Replaces Front Exhaust Pipe with REAR converter
  • Replaces dealer part numbers: 20020-8J000, 20020-8J000, 20020-3Z800, 200203Z800
  • Details:
    • Inlet:2 Bolt circular flange
    • Outlet:2 Bolt circular flange
    • Oxygen sensor provision in front neck (includes Block off plug if not needed)
  • High quality 409 grade stainless steel
  • Certified for the following agencies:
    • US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
    • Ministry of Environment, Ontario & British Columbia - Canada
  • Built to strict quality control standards

Emissions Note:

Due to state emissions regulations, we cannot ship this item to the state of California as it is not C.A.R.B ( California Air Research Board) approved for use in this state.

Due to New York state emissions regulations, this item cannot be installed on a California emissions equipped vehicle in the state of New York.

All emissions information for a vehicle can be found on a tag under the hood. If the tag is missing, you can contact a dealership with your VIN to determine which emissions system your vehicle is equipped with.

5 Year Warranty

This item is backed by a 5 Year Warranty. In the event this item should fail during intended use, we will exchange the part free of charge (excludes shipping charges) for the original purchaser. Please keep your invoice for proof of this warranty.

  1. step : Removing the Catalytic Converter Intermediate Pipe (0:45)
    • Raise and secure the vehicle
    • Remove the 14mm nuts from the springs at the front of the pipe
    • If you cannot easily remove the nuts, heat them with a torch
    • Have a fire extinguisher on hand in case of an emergency
    • Remove the two bolts from the rear of the pipe
    • If they will not remove, cut them with a torch
    • Let the pipe cool down
    • Separate the pipe and pull it down and off
  2. step : Installing the New Catalytic Converter Intermediate Pipe (3:12)
    • Use a grinder to smooth off any torched areas
    • Use the grinder to smooth off where the gaskets mount
    • Hang the new pipe in place
    • Insert the donut gasket into the pipe
    • Line up the pipe on the stud on the front end
    • Put the springs into place at the front of the pipe
    • Tighten the 14mm nuts onto the springs
    • Put the gasket into place at the rear of the pipe
    • Put one bolt through the pipe flange and gasket, and hang it in place
    • Hold the pipe in place with vise grip pliers
    • Fasten a nut onto the first bolt
    • Reposition the vise grip pliers if necessary
    • Insert the second bolt
    • Fasten the nut onto the second bolt
    • Lower the vehicle to the ground
    • Start the vehicle
    • Listen for any exhaust leaks
    • Tighten any nuts or bolts if necessary

Tools needed for replacement:

    General Tools

  • Jack Stands
  • Floor Jack

  • Pliers, Cutters & misc Wrenches

  • Vise Grip Pliers

  • Ratchets & Related

  • Ratchet

  • Sockets - Metric

  • 12mm Socket
  • 14mm Socket

  • Specialty Tools

  • Acetylene torch
  • Angle Grinder

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The part was great but they should have included the nuts and threads and nuts that they cut off in the video on how to install it. Could have purchased the part for cheaper but the video was a plus so I brought it.
October 13, 2017
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4 months ago
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Does it includes gasket?
Pyin N on Sep 6, 2016
BEST ANSWER: No it does not include gasket or any hardware!! I spent an additional 40$ for that,but still saved 200$ from what kost or firestone wanted!!
Will this part fit nissan altima s 2005?
jie g on Nov 24, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Yes, according to the information you supplied, the part you���re looking at will be correct for your vehicle. If you have any other questions or would like to place an order with one of our customer service representatives, please feel free to give us a call.
My check engine light came on an read the code po420. Is this catalyst system below threshold 1???
George M on Mar 17, 2016
BEST ANSWER: Do you have any videos on an 3.5 Altima Exhaust system replacement.

How-to Video:

(05:46 min)

Tools List:

    General Tools

  • Jack Stands
  • Floor Jack

  • Pliers, Cutters & misc Wrenches

  • Vise Grip Pliers

  • Ratchets & Related

  • Ratchet

  • Sockets - Metric

  • 12mm Socket
  • 14mm Socket

  • Specialty Tools

  • Acetylene torch
  • Angle Grinder



This part replaces:

  • OE # 200208J000

Vehicle Fit

  • 2002-2006 Nissan Altima Front Exhaust Pipe with Catalytic Converter L4 2.5L
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