How to Replace a Catalytic Converter in California?

Answer Catalytic converters generally have an effective life of between 30,000 and 40,000 miles before they clog up and require replacement. There are two methods of replacing the catalytic converter: wel... Read More »

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How to Install a Catalytic Converter on a 1999 Camry With California Emissions?

The catalytic converter in your 1999 Camry, equipped with California-compliant emissions, is a three way converter that lowers not only hydrocarbon and carbon monoxide emissions, but oxides of nitr... Read More »

How to Clear Catalytic Converter Codes Without Replacing Your Catalytic Converter?

With some basic automotive know how, you can permanently clear your catalytic converter error codes without changing your catalytic converter. This 3 dollar fix will save you hundreds of dollars.

How to Replace a Catalytic Converter?

The catalytic converter is part of the exhaust system that filters some toxins and impurities out of exhaust gases. Sometimes, replacing the catalytic converter will give your vehicle more power. T... Read More »

Why Do I Need to Replace My Catalytic Converter?

The catalytic converter is sort of like a big filter. It uses platinum and very high temperatures to remove toxic gases from vehicle exhaust. It's expensive to replace one because of the cost of th... Read More »