Cadillac DTS Forum - 2006 through 2012 Discussion, Catalytic Converter in Past Cadillac Vehicle Discussion; Hello, All! I'm new here and I figured this is an excellent place to get answers. I was at a ...
- 03-24-13 08:39 PM #1Cadillac Owners Member
- Automobile(s): 2002 deville DHS
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- Mar 2013
I'm new here and I figured this is an excellent place to get answers.
I was at a laundry mat and my catalytic converter was stolen. cleanly cut in between the manifold and the first muffler, before the O2 sensor. They are worth $100 in scrap yards.
I had a straight pipe put on until I'm able to get it replaced. Other than emmisions issues, will there be any significant impact to my sensors or engine?
- 03-24-13 08:51 PM #2
Nope. Worst it will do is set a cat inefficiency code.
- 03-24-13 09:02 PM #3
Re: Catalytic Converter
Ok, I thought maybe the O2 sensor reading would cause a malfunction or maybe alter the fuel injectors or something of that nature because of the exhaust not being filtered(??). the sevice engine light came on after driving around on a sunday looking for an open muffler shop....and still hasn't went off.....
Thanks for your insight!!!