Who created the catalytic converter?

Answer French engineer Eugene Houdry (1892--1962) invented the catalytic converter. His efforts earned him a spot in the National Invention Hall of Fame in 1990.Source:Chemical Heritage Foundation: About ... 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 you flush out the catalytic converter?

Catalytic converters can be flushed to clean them if a blockage occurs. A catalytic converter is fitted to a car to capture the noxious elements of exhaust gases, preventing them from being release... Read More »

How to Install an S10 Catalytic Converter?

The catalytic converters on the Chevy S10 has undergone many changes throughout the years. The older style S10s had the converter installed downstream in the exhaust system and were clamp-connected... Read More »