Lesson 1.6 – Catalytic Converters Copy


Approximate time to complete this lesson: 10 minutes.

Lesson 1.6 Video

Begin Lesson 1.6 by watching this video (1 minute, 39 seconds)

Review of Lesson 1.6


  1. Cut out or unbolt catalytic converter, pre-catalytic converter and exhaust system.
  2. Place in the appropriate bin.

Quality Control:

  1. Location of the catalytic converters will vary with vehicles as will the type of removal tool required.
  2. The flanges should not be twisted or damaged.
  3. Specialty tools: reciprocating saw, torch-grinder, cat-cutters.

Health & Safety:

  1. Have an ABC extinguisher nearby.
  2. Ensure compliance with all other health and safety regulations.
  3. Standard Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) applies.

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