Catalytic converter 1715303/2987721002/R01/US PATENT 5666805 is a catalytic converter coming from BMW. Its weight is 1.88 kg and it is almost 40 cm long. Rounded, non- symmetrical shape. One of the side outlets is directed downwards. Applied in the models E36 and E46 in the years 1999-2001. The price of the catalytic converter 1715303/2987721002/R01/US PATENT 5666805 as for 12.09.2018 is PLN 828.59.
Ford Mondeo III – oznaczany kodem Mk III samochód osobowy, produkowany przez amerykańskim koncern motoryzacyjny – Ford Motor Company. Trzecia seria zadebiutowała w 2000 roku. Dwa i cztery lata po wejściu na rynek, auto poddano małym modyfikacjom. W USA znany był pod nazwami Ford Five Hundred oraz Mercury Milan.
Catalytic converter number 1S71-5E211-EG/1258206 appears in passenger Ford cars. It is 35 cm long and its weight is almost 1.3 kg. It is characterized by a round shape and lack of symmetry – on one side it is ended with a flat enlargement with screws located at the side outlet. This catalytic converter is mounted in Fords Mondeo III with gas engines.
We are frequently asked the following question: Which of the two solutions is more profitable?:
✅ To sell the catalytic converter as quickly as possible after it is removed, or
✅ Wait for the prices of the noble metals (platinum, palladium, rhodium) to rise and only then take your catalytic converters to the collection point and turn them into cash?
The diesel particulate filter is one of these parts of the exhaust system that may fail quickly in some cases. Manufacturers ensure that the device is designed to last several tens to 150 thousand kilometers, but the reality is sometimes different. What are the reasons for short life of the filter? How to extend its service life?
When establishing any business, and it does not matter whether it is a confectionery, flower shop, accounting office, or old catalytic converter buying centre, the first thing we need to think about is obtaining the most needed tools for work.
Battery is one of the indispensable parts of any car. If the battery is discharged the
car will not start. This may happen when e.g. the battery is left unused for a longer
time or is exposed to frost. If it is necessary to replace the battery it is good to know
that the old battery can be sold to recover some money you can spend for a new
The obligation to install catalytic converters in new cars has been in force for several tens of years now. So what about the cars which were produced before that date? Will they be MOTed without a cat? What about the popular Diesel cars? What exhaust emission standards does a car have to meet to be licensed? Below you will find the answers to all those questions.
A catalytic converter is one of the parts of an exhaust system. It can be installed inside the exhaust manifold or directly under the car and the location depends on the car age and model. Currently, the catalytic converters can be found both in petrol engine cars and compression-ignition engine-driven cars. Although different in type they are intended to play the same role.
A cat or, in other words, a catalytic converter is one of the most expensive parts of an exhaust system with the price ranging from several hundred to even several tens of thousands of zlotys. What is the reason for such high prices? It is the content of noble metals in the converter. Several tons of worn out converters contain approx. 1 kg of platinum.
GDPR has been broadly talked about recently. And this is correct because practically each company should get ready for the new regulation coming into force. The changes covered by the new law will affect also companies that purchase worn out catalytic converters as they process personal data. We at DS Auto are ready now.
Catalytic converters, commonly called “cats” were initially installed in petrol engines only but for some time now that exhaust system component can also be found in diesel engine cars. What is the role of a cat in diesel cars? What is the design of such a cat?
If you read regularly our blog you probably know what to pay attention to when selecting a company where you are going to sell your worn out converters regularly or occasionally. There are more and more companies dealing with converter buying- in as they see it as an easy and profitable business. But to be assured of the quality of the transactions we recommend to select a trusted brand. What are the advantages of collaborating with a company which has been present in the market for several or more than ten years now?
A catalytic converter is one of the most expensive parts of a car. Why is it so expensive and what to do if it fails?