What is a catalytic converter made from?

Answer A catalytic converter reduces air pollutants. It contains small beads coated with platinum, palladium and rhodium. They change pollutants into less harmful emissions.The Makings of a Catalytic Conv... Read More »

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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.

What is the difference between a catalytic converter and an OBD catalytic converter?

All catalytic converters function in basically the same way: exhaust gases superheat a substrate containing various elements, which causes subsequent harmful emission to convert to a more inert for... Read More »

Can a car run without a catalytic converter?

Car engines will run without a working catalytic converter in place. You may even notice an increase in performance and efficiency. In most jurisdictions, working catalytic converters are required... Read More »

Which is the catalytic converter?

I wouldn't do that, I know people that have done that and their car didn't run until they got another cat = $$$$.