Monthly Archives: January 2022
There has been a surge in Catalytic converter theft across the nation. Catalytic converters are commonly stolen because of the precious metals contained inside them. The precious metals include rhodium, palladium, and even platinum that is used in the emission conversion process. These metals, even in fairly small quantities, can be worth hundreds of dollars to the right recycler. Catalytic converters are also a huge target because they can be fairly quick and simple to remove from a vehicle, for an experienced thief at least. Luckily, there are a few strategies that you can implement to ensure that you are not the next victim, often costing hundreds or even thousands of dollars to replace.
How can I prevent my catalytic converter from being stolen? This is an excellent question with a few good answers. Some solutions cost nothing and others can end up costing a few hundred dollars and require professional installation. The following 5 steps can all