Catalytic converter thefts- on “significant” rise – Garagewire

Catalytic converter thefts

Catalytic converter thefts

Catalytic converter thefts

So, this is a follow up to a recent post that I did about cat/converter thefts from the Halifax area of the UK. Unfortunately, this problem is nation wide. Because of the make up of these catalysts then they have become an easy target to steal. Cats contain precious metals that are in short supply. Consequently, illegal thefts are becoming common place.

Unfortunately, we are experiencing many of the thefts coming from Honda car models. Luckily some customers are covered by their car insurance but many are not. Going forward it would be worth drivers checking out with their insurance companies. hence to see if they are covered or not!

Cat/converter thefts have dramatically increased since June with the number cases of reported to be “significant”. Crimes dropped to just 52 in April from over 400 at the start of the year in January but

Source: Catalytic converter thefts on “significant” rise – Garagewire

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