After the catalytic converter was stolen from my 2005 Honda Element, I decided to so some research on where these stolen catalytic converters end up. I learned some interesting things.
In addition to discussing where catalytic converters go after they are stolen, I also talk about why catalytic converters are being stolen in the first place. You might be surprised about how much they’re really worth.
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San Bernardino Catalytic Converter Bust: https://losangeles.cbslocal.com/2021/03/16/150-stolen-catalytic-converters-found-piled-up-san-bernardino-living-room/
Portland OR Catalytic Converter Bill: https://www.koin.com/news/oregon/mutlco-da-to-testify-tuesday-in-support-of-catalytic-converter-bill/
Processing Catalytic Converters: https://metallix.com/our-process/
Processing Catalytic Converters: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aDX5nxnkBzk
This Guy Stole My Catalytic Converter!: https://youtu.be/b2IKVryajcw
How To Prevent Catalytic Converter Theft: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fbce8m2KykU&t=2s
How To Diagnose a Bad Catalytic Converter: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9VZ5K8n5jj0&t=1s
Does Lacquer Thinner Clean Catalytic Converters?: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZlPadYU2mPg&t=1s
Cleaning Catalytic Converters With Soap and Water: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1uukKrgBXeo
Cleaning Catalytic Converters With Sodium Hydroxide: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6qSMgj5_djE&t=1s
Should You Run a Catalytic Converter on your Hot Rod?: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5i80WCsxnF4&t=1s
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